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Punjab on the edge: Burning of holy Guru Granth sahib

Punjab on the edge: Burning of holy Guru Granth sahib

Sushil Goyal Sangrur An incident of sacrilege was reported from Sangrur district where a ‘bir’ of the holy Guru Granth Sahib was found burnt at a local gurdwara. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh asked the state’s Director General of Police to immediately identify and arrest the culprits behind the incident that allegedly took place on

United States: 4 injured in brawl at Gurudwara

United States: 4 injured in brawl at Gurudwara. A brawl at a Sikh temple in the United States’ Indianapolis left four people with minor injuries. “Police and health teams responded on Sunday to a verbal and physical fight involving about 150 people at the Gurdwara Sikh temple in the city just south of Indianapolis” the

Ex-Sikh temple head in Canada convicted of killing wife

Toronto, Nov 29, A former leader of a Sikh temple in Canada has been convicted of killing his wife by a court in British Columbia province, according to a media report. Baldev Singh Kalsi, the former president of the Brookside Sikh Temple in Surrey, has pleaded guilty to assaulting his wife that led to her

Manager held for stealing money from Golak of Gurdwara

DP Correspondent Ludhiana:-The division number 5 Police have arrested Manager of Gurdwara Singh Sabha, model Gram for stealing money from the Golak (Donation Box) of Gurdwara. The accused was caught in CCTV cameras while stealing money. The accused has been identified as Satwinder Singh. He was manager at Gurdwara Singh Sabha, Model Gram.Incharge of Police

Maiden campaign to rejuvenate old ponds begins at Baler Khanpur village

Kusum Arora , Jalandhar, September 2:- Aimed at rejuvenating pristine ponds for increasing ground water table and 24X7 irrigation water supply, a group of volunteers have started a campaign at Baler Khanpur village to bring ponds back to life in this part of doaba belt. Farmers along with villagers and volunteers of Sant Daya Singh

Gurudwara in Sikkim closed by local residents

Gurudwara in Sikkim closed by local

Visiting Gurudwara: How to step inside respectfully

Guidelines to follow for respectful visit to Gurudwara

Guidelines to follow for a respectful visit to Gurudwara. Sikhism is a monotheistic religion founded in India’s Punjab region and based on the teachings of Guru Nanak and his successors.The Sikh philosophy focuses on the equality of all people, and is said to be summed up by Guru Nanak as, “Realization of Truth is higher than

Super Singh movie offended Sikh sentiments said SGPC Chief

In the recently released Punjabi movie ‘Super Singh’, controversial content related to the Sikh religion, the President of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Kirpal Singh Badungar has taken a serious note and constituted a committee to investigate this. Bhai Ram Singh, Member Parliament Committee of the Shiromani Committee, Bhai Rajinder Singh Mehta, Member Secretary Simarjit

Panipat Gurudwara Incident: Haryana Government Announced Compensation

Panipat Gurudwara Incident: Haryana Government Announced Compensation

At least one person was killed and six others injured when the main structure of Gurdwara Shri Guru Singh Sahib Pehli Patshahi, located on the National Highway-1, collapsed here on Monday evening.Members of the Gurdwara committee said work on false ceiling was on when the structure gave way around 4.45 pm. Officials from the district

Chandigarh Gurudwara Case: Devotees will march to Governor’s house

Chandigarh Gurudwara Case: Devotees will march to Governor’s house. In the case of demolition of the wall of Gurudwara of Sector 30, the Sangat will march to the governor’s house under the leadership of the Gurudwara Management Committee tomorrow.The President of the Governing Committee informed that this march will be held peacefully and the memorandum will

Bathinda: Torn Gutka Sahib recovered Outside The Gurudwara

In Bathinda, at Village Dhansingh Khana, a matter relating to disrespecting ‘Gutka Sahib’ Has been registered. Torn Gutka Sahib recovered outside the Gurudwara Sahib. As this news spread, the atmosphere got tensed. Yet police reached the spot and filed the

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson talks of whisky at Gurudwara.

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson talks of whisky at Gurudwara.

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson had a tough time today on the election campaign trail when he was admonished for talking about whisky during a stop at a gurdwara in the city of Bristol. Mr Johnson, whose wife is of Sikh-origin, was forced to apologise for raising the issue of high tariffs on Scotch whisky

Giani Gurbachan Singh Condemned Germany Gurdwara Conflict

After the incident of a conflict in Gurdwara Sikh Center in Frankfurt, Germany, Giani Gurbachan Singh decided to investigate the matter and summon the two parties at Akal Takht. Giani Gurbachan Singh described the incident of conflict between Sikhs in the gurdwara as condemnable and unfortunate that this incident has brought shame to Sikhi.He said

Pak gurudwara reopens in Guru Nanak’s birthplace     

Lahore: A pre-Partition gurudwara in NankanaSahib, the birthplace of Sikhism’s founder Guru Nanak, has been reopened in Pakistan’s Punjab province. “Gurudwara Kiyara Sahib which was closed over 75 years ago has finally been reopened for the yatris,” Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) spokesman Amer Hashmi told PTI today. He said thousands of Sikhs gathered in

Kejriwal turns up at gurudwara at midnight sans security

New Delhi:  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal “amazed” hundreds of worshippers when he and his wife turned up by themselves at a prominent gurudwara here on Monday midnight, AAP lawmaker Jarnail Singh said. Kejriwal along with his wife, Sunita, visited Rakab Ganj Gurudwara near Parliament without security to take part in Rehansabhi Kirtan, which goes

Sikh preacher of gurudwara Hazur Sahib killed in road accident

Faridkot: Sikh preacher of Gurudwara Hazoor Sahib killed in a road accident at Faridkot, on Thursday. Bhai Amarjeet Singh was travelling from Hazur Sahib to Faridkot for preaching Sikh religion. Following the road accident he was rushed to Guru Gobind medical college and hospital, where doctors declared him brought

Gurdwara sewadar burnt alive by thieves in Tarn Taran

Tarn Taran: An old-aged sewadar of the Gurdwara Mangal Singh in village Khara was burnt alive by unidentified people,today.According to source, accused had come with the intention of

Sacrilege accused murder: Photo of baptised sikh surfaced in CCTV (Exclusive photo)

Ludhiana: During the investigation of the murder of accused sacrilege guru granth sahib Balwinder Kaur, the police have surfaced the photo of accused from CCTV camera installed nearby. The accused has bee identified as baptised sikh. Commissioner of Police Jatinder Singh Aulakh said that they have got vital clues in the case and will arrest

3 injured in explosion at gurudwara in Germany 

Berlin: At least three persons, including a priest, have been injured in a “violent” explosion at a gurudwara in Germany’s western city of Essen.Eyewitnesses have spoken of “a kind of bomb” that exploded at the entrance of the gurudwara around 7 pm local time yesterday where a wedding had taken place.External Affairs Minitry spokesperson Vikas