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Golden Temple lookalike row: Hunger strike enters second day

Golden Temple look alike row: Hunger strike enters second day

Golden Temple lookalike row: Hunger strike enters second day. The indefinite fast by United Akali Dal’s (UAD) general secretary Parshotam Singh Phaguwala outside Gurdwara Patshahi Nauvin Sahib at Bhawanigarh on Sunday entered its second day. Phaguwala has been observing indefinite fast to get Akal Takht Sahib’s June 20, 2009 Hukamnama (edict) implemented. The edict was

renaming Dayal Singh Majithia College Delhi

Longowal welcomes ban on renaming Dayal Singh Majithia College Delhi

President of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee, Gobind Singh Longowal welcomed the decision of the Government of India to impose a ban on renaming Dayal Singh Majithia Evening College in Delhi. In a press statement issued from the office of the SGPC office, Longowal said that the decision of the Indian government is correct, which has made

351st Parkash Purab celebration wrap up at Mumbai

351st Parkash Purab celebration wrap up at Mumbai

351st Parkash Purab celebration wrap: Bringing two weeks of celebration related to 351st birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji to closure, the SGPC president Gobind Singh Longowal, along with SGPC appointed Takht Jathedars participated in religious programs in Mumbai yesterday.Sikhs in Punjab and across the globe have been celebrating the Parkash Purb with

SGPC hails first Sikh turbaned woman US pilot

SGPC hails first Sikh turbaned woman US pilot

SGPC hails first Sikh turbaned woman US pilot: SGPC president Gobind Singh Longowal has congratulated Arpinder Kaur for becoming the first turbaned woman Sikh commercial pilot in the US. He said the appointment of a turbaned female Sikh by a commercial airline was a laudable step.He said her appointment would give huge encouragement to all

Punjab Government to amend the Vacation Schedule: Longowal

Punjab Government to amend the Vacation Schedule: Longowal

Punjab Government amend Vacation Schedule: Longowal. Amritsar – President of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Gobind Singh Longowal, after the clearance of the Khalsa Sajna Diwas (Baisakhi) from the annual holiday list announced by the Punjab Government, Has strongly condemned the inclusion of reserved seats for the holidays.He said that it is not justified in the state

Sikh activist reminds SGPC of pending Hondh Chillad memorial work

Sikh activist reminds SGPC of pending Hondh Chillad memorial work

Hondh Chillad memorial work: President of the Hondh Chillad Taalmel Committee Er. Manwinder Singh Giaspura said that he has high hope on the SGPC President Gobind Singh Longowal to finish the pending memorial projects.“I met with the SGPC President Gobind Singh Longowal to appraise him of the legal status of under trial cases pertaining to

SAD district unit Sangrur honored Bhai Gobind Singh Longowal

Shiromani Akali Dal district unit Sangrur honored 42nd President of SGPC Bhai Gobind Singh Longowal at district Gurudwara Sri Nankana Sahib on Saturday.  State member and secretary general Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa, MLA Parminder Singh Dhindsa, former MLA Iqbal Singh Jhunda, General Secretary Gaganjeet Singh Barnala, Hari Singh and Baldev Singh Mann were present in the

SGPC meeting at Doraha

The meeting of Shiromani Gurdwara parbandhak committee has started under President of SGPC Gobind Singh Longowal in the historic Gurdwara Sri Katana Sahib at doraha District Khanna on Tuesday. This meeting is attended by Executive Committee members, including SGPC office bearers. It is supposed that many important issues will be considered in this meeting by the

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

Will ensure every Sikh honours the Akal Takht Hukumnama

“I have various plans to take our people, who lost the track for whatever reason, back in Sikhism. I will seek the cooperation of all involved in the system for the success of the mission,” Gobind Singh Longowal, newly elected SGPC president. Gobind Singh Longowal— an ex-MLA from Dhuri and former chairman of Sangrur District

Gobind Singh Longowal declares 42nd SGPC President

Gobind Singh Longowal declares as 42nd SGPC President. Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee President (SGPC) Elections held on 29 Nov, Wednesday at Amritsar. The name of Bhai Gobind Singh Longowal is presented from Akali Dal by Bibi Jagir Kaur. Amrik Singh Shahpur, candidate from opposition party got 15 votes out of 169 and Gobind Singh Longowal