The Show of Life with Jatinder Gidda


What’s Your Next Step in Life?

People make short term plans to meet their long-term goals. However, in this episode of Samundron Paar, Jatinder Gidda compels listeners to share details about their immediate next step.

Samundron Paar (04/17/2021)


Interview: Singer Maninder Shinda

Jatinder Gidda speaks with renowned Punjabi singer Maninder Shinda about his journey and passion.

Samundron Paar (04/17/2021)


Narration: Toba Tek Singh

Jatinder Gidda narrates Toba Tek Singh – a short story penned by Saadat Hasan Manto and published in 1955. The story is about inmates in a Lahore asylum, some of whom are to be transferred to India following the 1947 Partition.

Samundron Paar (04/17/2021)


A Budding Entrepreneur: Pawan Singh

Pawan Singh arrived in Canada in 2015 and struggled with survival jobs for more than a year before finding the ‘right’ job. However, he was laid off at the start of the pandemic. He turned this setback into an opportunity and embarked on an entrepreneurial journey. This led to the birth of Sani Amigo, meaning a friend for your sanitizing needs. The product is now in prototype ready stage with tooling underway and has been launched on a crowdfunding platform.

Samundron Paar (04/03/2021)


Artist Interview: Dilshad Sidhu

A young, upcoming singer – Dilshad Sidhu – with background in classical, ghazal and folk music speaks with Jatinder Gidda about his life and journey.


The Journey of an International Student and a Passionate Singer

An international student in Canada and a passionate singer, Avinash Kumar shares more about his journey on the segment ‘Ikk shakhsh mere shehar da’ with Jatinder Gidda.


An Interview with a Young Folk Singer

On the weekend show Samundron Paar, Jatinder Gidda engages in a soulful conversation with Meet Sandhu who is an outstanding folk singer.


Ek Shaks Mere Sheher Da: Jind

In the segment ‘Ek Shaks Mere Sheher Da’, Jatinder Gidda speaks with singer-writer Jind who is popularly known for his song based on the memory of Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, the ‘trailblazer’ Sikh, sheriff’s deputy in the US who was killed on duty. Deputy Dhaliwal made history as the first Sikh to become a sheriff’s deputy in Texas’s Harris County.

Samundron Paar (11/07/2020)


Movember: Let’s Talk Men’s Health

The month of November, touted as Movember, is aimed at raising awareness about men’s mental and physical health. In an interview with Jatinder Gidda, Sumit Rai, Mental Health Case Manager, PCHS speaks about men’s mental health with special emphasis on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, men’s suicide, and hyper masculinity.


Let’s Count Our Blessings!

How often do we count our blessings? Host Jatinder Gidda asks us to pause and ponder about things that we should be thankful for.


Extra Marital Affair – The Hidden Reality

Extra marital affairs is the silent, often hidden reality of our society. Seema Venkayala, Case Manager, Punjabi Community Health Services speaks with Jatinder Gidda about the impact of extra marital affairs on families and spouses who are being cheated on.


Moments That Makes You Smile!

Host Jatinder Gidda asks listeners to take a drive down the nostalgic road and share those moments that makes them smile even today.


Power of Practice

Host Jatinder Gidda asks listeners if we have forgotten the power of practice in the quest for overnight success and explains why we need to embrace the ‘stop-thinking-start-doing’ mantra.


Kids Corner

On Samundron Paar, host Jatinder Gidda speaks with our children listeners on topics ranging from stay at home plans, future goals and more.


Dr Sukhdev on battling COVID-19

On Samundron Paar with host Jatinder Gidda, Dr. Sukhdev Singh speaks about how to stay strong physically and mentally during an unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak.