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Akal Takht junks SGPC plea to extend Parkash Parv date

Akal Takht junks SGPC plea to extend Parkash Parv date

Akal Takht junks SGPC plea to extend Parkash Parv date. AMRITSAR: A plea submitted by Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) seeking the extension of the date of parkash parv (birth anniversary) of Guru Gobind Singh was struck down by Akal Takht on Monday. Confusion has prevailed among the Sikhs over the date of birth anniversary

SGPC to discuss Dera Chief’s clean chit issue in general house

SGPC to discuss Dera Chief’s clean chit issue in general house

SGPC to discuss Dera Chief’s clean chit issue in general house Patiala – The Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief, Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar on Thursday made it clear that the issue concerning Dera Sacha Sauda’s Chief Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim will be brought before the general house of the committee but before that, it

SGPC chief Badungar lauds role of High Court

SGPC chief Badungar lauds role of High Court

SGPC chief Badungar lauds role of High Court Patiala: The Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandhak Committee (SGPC) President Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar has lauded the role of Punjab and Haryana High Court in the matter of Dera Sirsa head Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim case and said that pro active role of the high court has helped saving

Nagar Kirtan Organised by devotees on Guru Nanak Dev Viah Purab

Sultanpur: Nagar Kirtan Organised Guru Nanak Dev Viah Purab. The Viah Purab of Guru Nanak Dev will be celebrated on 27-28 August in the form of Jod Mela in Sultanpur Lodhi and Batala. Huge nagar kirtan was organised from Sultanpur Lodhi today morning. Nagar Kirtan reached Gurudawra Ber sahib where devotes warmly welcomed Shri Guru

SGPC condemns threats Dera followers

SGPC chief condemns threats by Dera followers, appeals to maintain peace

Amarpreet Singh Makkar, Ludhiana: SGPC condemns threats Dera followers. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) Chief Kirpal Singh Badungar has condemned the threats issued by Dera Sacha followers ahead of verdict of CBI court on Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim in sexual exploitation case. SGPC president has also appealed the Sikh commiuntiy to

Supreme Court judge Sri Harmandir Sahib

Supreme Court judge of Sri Lanka visits Sri Harmandir Sahib

Amritsar:Supreme Court judge Sri Harmandir Sahib.  33 judges of various courts, including Justice Nalin Perera of the Sri Lankan nation, payed obesiance at the Sachkhand Sri Harmandir Sahib Sri Darbar and prayed for the collective loyalty of the whole humanity. With this devotional spirit, SGPC officials gave him information about sikh sanctuary and Sikh religion.On this

SGPC appoints Dr. Roop Singh Chief Secretary

SGPC appoints Dr. Roop Singh as new Chief Secretary

Amritsar, August 8 – Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee President Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar today appointed the New Chief Secretary Dr. Roop Singh, After the resignation of Harcharan Singh, the responsibility of secretary of the Shiromani Committee was entrusted to him by Prof. Dr. Dr Badungar President SGPC. SGPC appoints Dr. Roop Singh Chief SecretaryRoop Singh has

Pilgrims troubled as Diljit shoots for movie at Golden Temple

Pilgrims troubled Diljit shoots movie Golden Temple. Today Local residents of Amritsar faced alot of difficulty for paying obeisance to Golden Temple and while going to their work, As actor Diljit Dosanjh  movie shooting was going on and path was closed.The film set was set up on Bhai Gurdas Hall on the newly constructed legacy

Sikh priests demand increase in salary

Amritsar, Jul 31 (PTI) Several ‘Akhand Pathis’ (Sikh priests) today held a protest demanding an increase in their salaries at the Golden Temple complex here. ‘Akhand Pathis’ perform the ‘Akhand Path Sewa’ (the continuous recitation of sacred religious texts of Sikhism) at gurdwaras. During the protest in front of the ‘Akal Takht’, they accused the Shiromani

Prayers offered on Indo Pak border by Sikh devotee

Prayers offered on Indo Pak border by Sikh devotee

To get the free access for Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan  from Indian border town Dera Baba Nanak to ,The sikh devotees led by  Karatar Pur Sahib Ravi Darshan Abhilashi Sanstha under the aegis of  Veteran Akali leader Kuldeep Singh wadala offered a monthly wise prayer on Indo Pak  International bordertoday. It was the 198 th prayer which was organized on the

GST breaks supply of Rumala sahib and Chandoa Sahib

GST breaks supply of Rumala sahib and Chandoa Sahib

GST breaks supply rumala sahib Chandoa sahib.  GST launched by the Indian government on July 1. The supply of Rumala and Chandoha Sahib supplied by the pilgrims at Harmandar Sahib has ceased. The demand for shopkeepers selling these materials around the Harmandir Sahib is that all the materials being brought there along with the gurdwaras

Sacrilege incident took place taran taran village

Sacrilege incident took place in taran taran village

For all the Latest news download Daily Post app:- For AndroidFor IOS  Sacrilege incident took place taran taran village. Tension gripped the border village of Mastgarh as more than 20 torn pages of ‘gutka’ (religious book of Sikhs) were recovered from the outskirt of the village, 50km from Tarn Taran, on Friday. According to the

8 devotees missing in pilgrimage at Hemkunt Sahib

8 devotees missing in pilgrimage at Hemkunt Sahib

8 devotees missing pilgrimage Hemkunt Sahib. There are no clues of 8 pilgrims going to Hemkunt Sahib after board a Innova car from nearby roundabout of town, Mehta on July 1. The relatives and family members of the devotees are very upset due to not able to contact with them. According to the information, total

'Mahan Kosh' tempered Pbi Universitiy publicatons said SGPC

‘Mahan Kosh’ tempered by Pbi Universitiy publications said SGPC

‘Mahan Kosh’ tempered Pbi Universitiy publicatons said SGPC. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) panel has found ‘serious errors’ in Punjabi University Patiala’s publications of Sikh encyclopedia ‘Gurshabad Ratanakar Mahan Kosh’ authored by Sikh scholar late Bhai Kahan Singh Nabha.The university recently published the original form of ‘Mahan Kosh’ which is also considered the oldest

SGPC celebrated martyrdom day of Bhai Mani singh

SGPC celebrated martyrdom day Bhai Mani singh. Shaheedi Bhai Mani Singh’s martyrdom day, which performed as a Chief Granthi of Sachkhand Sri Harmandir Sahib, without any fear and shame cut off his head for the sake of truth and religion, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee.The shrine celebrated event at Gurdwara Sri Manji Sahib Deewan Hall.

SGPC decided to install photographs of Bhindranwala inside Darbar Sahib Complex

SGPC decided to install photographs of Bhindranwala inside Darbar Sahib Complex

SGPC decided to install photographs of Bhindranwala inside Darbar Sahib Complex. Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has decided to install photographs of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwala and other Sikhs killed during Operation Bluestar in the memorial gallery inside Darbar Sahib Complex, Amritsar.Kirpal Singh Badungar talking to the media after the meeting, said 300 photographs of the Sikhs

Demand for holiday in Jammu and Kashmir on Gurpurab

Demand for holiday in Jammu and Kashmir on Gurpurab

President of SGPC, Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar has demanded a state holiday announcement on June 10 in the state on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sixth Guru Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib from Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed.Badungar write through letter demand to Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti that the Sikh Guru

Balwant Singh Rajoana appealed Sikh leaders maintain peace Bluestar anniversary

Balwant Singh Rajoana appealed Sikh leaders maintain peace Bluestar anniversary

Balwant Singh Rajoana appealed Sikh leaders maintain peace Blue Star anniversary. Rajoana, convicted for the 1995 assassination of then Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, has urged all political parties and religious organisations to maintain peace and harmony on the occasion of the 33rd anniversary of Operation Bluestar on Tuesday. Operation Bluestar was a military operation carried

Mann Dal criticizes dal khalsa for ‘Amritsar Bandh’

Mann Dal criticizes dal khalsa for ‘Amritsar Bandh’

Mann Dal criticizes dal khalsa for ‘Amritsar Bandh’. Dal Khalsa is invited ‘Amritsar Bandh’ every year in June,against 1984, attack on Akal Takht Sahib by Indian Army. It is also supported by the Akali Dal (Badal), but the President of the party Simranjit Singh Mann has opposed on the Amritsar bandh on June 6 by

Now swords will not be allowed at Akal Takhat sahib

Now swords will not be allowed at Akal Takhat sahib

Now swords will not be allowed at Akal Takhat sahib. On June 6, 2014, at the Akal Takht, on the 30th anniversary of Ghallughara, a violent insurrection was witnessed between some Sikh youth and the SGPC task force. Some people were injured. This incident was condemned worldwide. It is a relief for the Sikh community