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Sikh museum puts woman’s portrait

Amritsar: Sikh museum puts up woman’s portrait at Golden Temple

Sikh museum puts woman’s portrait: Portrait of a Sikh woman, Jasbir Kaur Khalsa, was put up in the central Sikh museum at the Golden Temple for her contribution in field of Gurmat Sangeet. Head of Gurmat Sangeet Department, Gurnam Singh, at Patiala university was present as SGPC president Kirpal Singh Badungar unveil the portrait of Jasbir

SGPC to meet President on Rajoana’s mercy petition

SGPC to meet President on Rajoana’s mercy petition

SGPC to meet President on Rajoana’s mercy petition. Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has decided to again seek time for a personal meeting from the President of India concerning the pending mercy petition of Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict facing the gallows in the infamous former Chief Minister Beant Singh assassination case, presently lodged in the

SGPC president presided over 14th Khalsai Khed Utsav

SGPC president presided over 14th Khalsai Khed Utsav

Fatehgarh Sahib(Gurpreet Singh Mehak) – The three day 14th Khalsai Khed Utsav 2017 of Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee  run colleges today started off at Mata Gujri College, Fatehgarh Sahib.  Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar  was chief guest of the function, which is dedicated to  550 year Parkash Utsav of Guru Nanak Dev .     Students of colleges of

SGPC to set up museum, Gurmat training institute at Nankana Sahib

SGPC to set up museum, Gurmat training institute at Nankana Sahib

SGPC to set up museum, Gurmat training institute at Nankana Sahib. Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Tuesday decided to set up Sikh Ajaib Ghar (museum) and Gurmat Training Institute at Nankana Sahib (Pakistan). A decision was on Tuesday taken at the SGPC executive meeting which was held under the chairmanship of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee

Make Zora commission report public: SGPC to CM

Make Zora commission report public: SGPC to CM

Make Zora commission report public: SGPC to CM. Having refused to share any information with Justice Ranjit Singh commission constituted by the Captain Amarinder Singh-led Punjab government to probe into sacrilege cases, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has now asked the government to disclose the report of the Justice Zora Singh Commission. The Zora commission

SGPC President will write to PM Modi to make religious bodies GST free

Amritsar: President of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee Kirpal Singh Badungar attended a meeting with GST council, where he termed the imposition of GST on Holy shrines is unfortunate. Prof. Badungar said that the central government is doing the same even after knowing everything. He said that in Gurdwara Sahib other facilities including langar are provided

Badungar scuttling justice with refusal to appear before sacrilege commission: CM

Badungar scuttling justice with refusal to appear before sacrilege commission: CM

Badungar scuttling justice with refusal to appear before sacrilege commission: CM Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has accused SGPC chief Kirpal Singh Badungar of obstructing the course of justice by refusing to appear before the Justice Ranjit Singh Commission probing sacrilege cases in the state. Instead of cooperating with the Commission in the

SSF slams Ranjit Singh commission for summoning SGPC chief

DP Correspondent Ludhiana : – The Sikh Student federation (SSF Grewal) slams one man enquiry commission led by Justice Ranjit Singh for summoning Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) Chief Kirpal Singh Badungar in connection with Sacrilege incidents.President of Sikh Student federation, Bhai Gurcharan Singh Grewal said that Congress government interfering in Sikh affairs by using

SGPC sets up committee to oversee ongoing civil works

SGPC sets up committee to oversee ongoing civil works

SGPC sets up committee to oversee ongoing civil works Patiala – The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Friday took a number of important decisions under which it will set up a ‘High Powered’ committee to over see the ongoing Civil works in its institutions and another subcommittee to prepare a blue print of 400

SGPC to form High Power Committee to check ongoing projects

Patiala: SGPC High Power Committee will monitor ongoing projects. It has been decided to form a ‘high-power’ committee for smooth conduct of construction of Schools and College Buildings running under Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. This disclosure was made by the President of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar during the meeting with

No surplus water, says Kirpal Badungar

No surplus water, says Kirpal Badungar Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandak Committee head Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar on Thursday stated that Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) Canal is a serious issue which impacts life of every Punjabi. Badungar said that the ball is in the centre’s court and it should keep in mind the interest of both Punjab

Open Kartarpur corridor, SGPC urges to centre

Open Kartarpur corridor SGPC urges centre government. The SGPC has formed a committee to mark the historic year. Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Kirpal Singh Badungar has urged the Centre to initiate talks with Pakistan to open the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh devotees in 2019, when the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak would be

Jathedar Akal Takht Sikhs protect Gurdwaras

Jathedar Akal Takht orders Sikhs to protect the Gurdwaras

Jathedar Akal Takht Sikhs protect Gurdwaras. Keeping in view, the hearing on the 25th August of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Ram Rahim, there has been tension in Haryana and Punjab. That is why the high alert continues in both the states. Meanwhile, Jathedar of Akal Takht Giani Gurbachan Singh ordered the Sikhs to get ready

Manpreet Badal should take up GST on langar issue with GST council: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Kusum Arora , Jalandhar, August 16:-Union Minister for Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Wednesday cornered Punjab minister for Finance Manpreet Singh Badal for failing to solve the issue of GST on langar. The minister said that Manpreet Badal should have taken up the matter with the GST council, as she has already written a

Jathedar of Takht Kesgarh Sahib passes away

Jathedar Takht Kesgarh Sahib passes away. Chandigarh, Aug 15: Giani Mal Singh, the Sahib Jathedar Takht Kesgarh Sahib passed away this afternoon at a hospital in Mohali after an illness. He was 63. He is survived by wife and two sons. Singh took over as Jathedar of Takht Kesgarh Sahib in 2013.The Jathedar had undergone

Percent GST Kara Khalsa

18 Percent GST on “Kara”, Khalsa writes to PM

Today Giani Harnam Singh Khalsa, Head Damdami Taksal  & President, Gurmat Sidhant Parcharak Sant Samaj wrote a letter to Prime Minister of India and Finance Minister of India about GST imposed on Sikh symbols (Kakkars). He mentioned the percentage of tax being imposed on religious products. In this letter, Khalsa said these Sikh symbols were

Braid cutting incidents a part of deep conspiracy-Badungar

Braid cutting incidents: a part of deep conspiracy-Badungar

Braid cutting incidents: a part of deep conspiracy-Badungar. Expressing serious concern over Braid cutting incidents President of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee, Prof. Kirpal singh Badungar said these incidents seems to be a part of deep conspiracy. Punjab Government and Centre should examine these from agencies so that the truth can be found.He said that the

Open Letter to President of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee

Open Letter to President of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee

A depressed employee of SGPC wrote the letter to President SGPC Kirpal Singh Badungar. The employee mentioned their problems due to low wages and also shared the sadness of being called thieves. Anonymous employee mentioned that he has been working with SGPC past 10 years but after all this hard work his wage is so

SGPC accepted the resignation of Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh

SGPC accepted resignation Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh. Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee’s President and the executive members has accepted the resignation of Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh. Chief Secretary Harcharan Singh gave his resignation today during the executive meeting of the SGPC held at Fatehgarh Sahib.Initially, the SGPC asked him to remain on the post but after

SGPC gives Rs 1 lakh award to UPSC topper Bedi

SGPC gives Rs 1 lakh award to UPSC topper Bedi

  SGPC gives Rs 1 lakh award UPSC topper Bedi. Amritsar, Jul 16 (PTI) The Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee today awarded Rs one lakh to Anmol Sher Singh Bedi for bagging the second rank in 2016 UPSC exams.While honouring Bedi with a portrait of the Golden Temple, SGPC president Kirpal Singh Badungar said, he has set