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Guilty Akal Takht Avtar religious misconduct Tankha

Guilty! Akal Takht punishes Avtar, Hit for religious misconduct and 7 days’ Tankha announced

HAD COMPARED BIHAR CM WITH GURU GOBIND SINGH JI DP CORRESPONDENT Amritsar The Akal Takht held senior Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Avtar Singh Hit guilty of gross ‘religious misconduct’ and directed him to undergo ‘tankha’ (religious punishment) to atone for his ‘misconduct’ which was of a very grave nature and had hurt Sikh sentiments.

Parkash Singh Badal Akal Takht Birthday

Badal’s Birthday: SAD to seek atonement at Akal Takht

Rajay Deep/Harkirat Singh Amritsar/ Bathinda The entire Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leadership led by former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and the party president Sukhbir Singh Badal will appear  before the Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism to seek forgiveness for the ‘mistakes’ committed by the party and its leaders during the last one decade on

Punjab Akal Takht SGPC

Punjab: Akal Takht Jathedar asks SGPC to relieve him

After serving the highest Sikh institution for 10 years, Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh on Friday urged the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) to relieve him from the responsibility with immediate effect. Jathedar, who is in the soup for past some time, has cited his poor health condition as the reason for taking the decision to quit the position. Notably, Daily Post had indicated the same on October

Akal Takht head appeals against drug abuse

Akal Takht head appeals against drug abuse. The Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, on Friday issued an appeal to the members of the Sikh community to ensure that drug abuse does not take place in their family, locality, village or neighbourhood. “I have issued an appeal to all Sikhs and everyone else

Assault case: Jathedar in dilemma over action

Assault case: Jathedar in dilemma over action. Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh is caught in a difficult situation on the issue of attack on Bhai Amrik Singh Chandigarh at Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Southhall (UK), on May 8. The SGPC, the SAD (Delhi) and the Panthic Talmel Sangathan have shown solidarity with Bhai

Akal Takht asks Charanjit Singh Chadha to resign as chief of Chief Khalsa Diwan

Akal Takht asks Charanjit Singh Chadha to resign as chief of Chief Khalsa Diwan

Akal Takht asks Charanjit Singh Chadha resign as chief of Chief Khalsa Diwan: Jathedar of Akal Takht Gurbachan Singh has directed the Chief Khalsa Diwan Charanjit Singh Chadha to step down from the post of president of the organization before he appears before Takht on January 23. Chadha was summoned by Akal Takht in wake

Meeting of executive committee of SGPC today at Amritsar

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) executive committee meeting to be held today on Tuesday at Amritsar at Teja Singh Samundri Hall here.Discussion on religious issues to take place in this

Expel Charanjit Singh Chadha from Panth: CKD ex-secy

Amritsar : – Charanjit Singh Chadha was removed after an objectionable video went viral featuring him with a woman school principal. Chadha, however, termed the clippings as “concocted” with a motive to tarnish his image in the society. Meanwhile, the principal shown in the video, filed a police complaint accusing Chadha of forcing her to do

Is new SGPC president tankhiya?

Is new SGPC president tankhiya?

New SGPC president tankhiya: Was the newly elected SGPC president, Gobind Singh Longowal, declared ‘tankhiya’ (guilty of religious misconduct) by the Akal Takht for having visited Dera Sacha Sauda to seek votes for SAD during assembly election? On April 17, 2017, the Sikh high priests had pronounced religious atonement of Sikh leaders who had approached

Harmandir Sahib Clock Tower gate to undergo renovation

Harmandir Sahib Clock Tower Gate to undergo renovation

Harmandir Sahib Clock Tower Gate: Following the construction of beautiful enterance plaza and Heritage street outside Sri Harmandir Sahib by the previous Shiromani Akali Dal led Punjab Government, the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhik Committee has decided to refurbish sanctum sanctorum’s main enterance Clock Tower gate.According to the infirmation, Clock Tower enterance’s ceiling will be given a

Akal Takht to probe allegations against preacher Dhadrianwala

Akal Takht to probe allegations against preacher Dhadrianwala

Akal Takht to probe allegations against preacher Dhadrianwala Amritsar – Taking note of allegations levelled by Sikh seminary Damdami Taksal and ally Sikh organisations against preacher Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwala that he has distorted historical facts and misinterpreted the Sikh ethos, Akal Takht jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh asked the complainants to send evidences in form of

Shun double standards on Bibi Jagir Kaur: Khaira to Akal Takth Jathedar  

DP Correspondent Jalandhar, October 14 Following a letter, Leader of Opposition in Vidhan Sabha and AAP MLA Sukhpal Khaira Saturday asked Akal Takth Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh to shun double standards in excommunicating Bibi Jagir Kaur from the Sikh Panth.Khaira has written an open letter to Giani Gurbachan Singh and the SGPC on Friday, pleading

SGPC takes U-turn on Dera chief Ram Rahim apology

Amritsar: SGPC U turn on Dera chief Ram Rahim apology. A few years ago, Dera Sacha Sauda chief Ram Rahim hurt Sikh sentiments with his shameful act of copying the attire of Guru Gobind Singh Ji , after which the tension between the Sikhs and the dera followers increased greatly.There was a bloody confrontation at

SAD urges Akal Takht to honour Judge Jagdeep Singh Lohan

SAD urges Akal Takht to honour Judge Jagdeep Singh

Sikh Community not cooperate

Sikh Community not to cooperate in War against China or Pakistan: SAD (A)

Sikh Community not cooperate in War against China or Pakistan. On the martyrdom conference organized by Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) to pay homage to Shaheed Karnail Singh Issru, National President Simranjit Singh Mann said that AAP, Congress and SAD-BJP a manipulated. There is no concern with the interests of the Panth and the Punjab. Today is

Sarbat Khalsa announces Gurudwara management reform movement in Punjab

Sarbat Khalsa announces Gurudwara management reform movement in Punjab

Sarbat Khalsa announces Gurdwara management reform movement in Punjab.Akal Takht acting Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand announced to begin gurdwara management reform movement from June 22 in the state Blaming the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC) and the Akal Takht jathedar of failing to raise voice against sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Sarbat Khalsa appointee

Akal Takht Jathedar gives clean chit to SGPC chief Badungar

Akal Takht Jathedar has expressed satisfaction over the clarification given by SGPC president on the issue of latter’s participation in anti-government protests of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). With this the controversy erupted over Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh expressing reservations over SGPC chief Kirpal Singh Badungar participation in a political event. In his meeting

Akal Takht to SGPC: Stay away from political protests

Akal Takht to SGPC: Stay away from political protests

Gurdwara Gian Godari the case five Singh’s predecessor at the meeting secretariat of Akal Takht to modalities of the struggle to resolve. In which the formation of a 15-member committee has been formulated. Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh said that the issue of Gurdwara Gaddi Gurdwara was a very burning issue. He said that

Giani Gurbachan Singh Appealed Sikh Sangat to be Calm

Giani Gurbachan Singh Appealed Sikh Sangat to be Calm. Jathedar, Akal Takht Sahib, Giani Gurbachan Singh has appealed the sikh sangat and sikh organizations to be calm on the commemoration of Blue Star Operation to be celebrated on 6th June and also said to celebrate the memorable day in peaceful manner.Giani Gurbachan Singh appealed the

Giani Gurbachan Singh discussed re-establishment gurdwara gyan godri

Giani Gurbachan Singh discussed re-establishment gurdwara gyan godri. Jathedar Singh Sahib Giani Gurbachan Singh of Sri Akal Takht Sahib reached Haridwar under a campaign to rebuild the historic Gurdwara Gyan Godri, which was destroyed many decades ago in Haridwar. Singh Sahib reviewed the place of Gurdwara Gyan Godri Sahib at Har Ki Pauri, the place