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1,303 Indian Sikh pilgrims leave for Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan

1,303 Indian Sikh pilgrims leave for Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan

 A total 1,303 Indian Sikh pilgrims on Tuesday left for Pakistan via Attari border to participate in celebrations to commemorate the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev.The pilgrimage, organised by the Shriomani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), the body that manages Sikh shrines in India, will conclude on November 14.The devotees will visit Sikh

Kartarpur ready to welcome Sikh pilgrims: PM Imran Khan

Kartarpur ready to welcome Sikh pilgrims: PM Imran Khan

 Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday said that was ready to welcome the Sikh pilgrims from India to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev – the founder of Sikhism.”I want to congratulate our govt for readying Kartarpur, in record time, for Guru Nanak jee’s 550th birthday celebrations,” Khan said in a

No need for passport for Sikh pilgrims visiting Kartarpur: Pak PM

No need for passport for Sikh pilgrims visiting Kartarpur: Pak PM

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday announced that Sikh pilgrims from India would not need a passport to travel to Kartarpur and no fee would be charged from them on the opening day of the corridor on November 9. “For Sikhs coming for pilgrimage to Kartarpur from India, I have waived off two requirements:

Imran Khan assures multiple on-arrival visas for Sikh pilgrims

 Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan announced that his government would issue multiple and on-arrival visas to Sikh pilgrims coming from India and abroad and provide them maximum possible facilities during their visit to to the holy sites. “I assure that you will be issued multiple visas… This is our responsibility. We will facilitate you rather

Pakistan to finish Sikh pilgrims visa process by Sep 30

Pakistan to finish Sikh pilgrims visa process by Sep 30

 Pakistani authorities have decided to complete the process of issuance of visas to Sikh pilgrims from India and around the world to attend the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev in Nankana Sahib, by September 30, the media reported on Thursday.The decision was taken during a meeting of the Religious Tourism and Heritage Committee

Over 500 Sikh pilgrims to enter India from Pakistan

Over 500 Sikh pilgrims to enter India from Pakistan

In a first-of-its-kind since India’s partition, a team of over 500 Sikh pilgrims will enter India from Pakistan via road on Thursday after paying obeisance at the historic Nankana Sahib as part of the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, event organisers said. Two days ago, the pilgrims entered

500 Sikh pilgrims visit Nankana Sahib in Pakistan

500 Sikh pilgrims visit Nankana Sahib in Pakistan

A team of over 500 Sikh pilgrims was given the visa by Pakistan to visit the Nankana Sahib as part of the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism, to be held in November.On Tuesday, the team entered Punjab province of Pakistan. These pilgrims would begin celebrations at Nankana Sahib,

Sikh pilgrims on 10-day visit to Pakistan

Sikh pilgrims on 10-day visit to Pakistan

Sikh pilgrims: A batch of 839 devotees left for Pakistan on friday to visit various Sikh shrines there on the occasion Baisakhi. the group, under the agies of the Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committe (SGPC), includes both men and women. The visit comes amidst rising tensions between the two countries in the past nearly two months.

India Lodges 'Strong Protest' as Pakistan Prevents Sikh Pilgrims

India Lodges ‘Strong Protest’ as Pakistan Prevents Sikh Pilgrims from Meeting High Commissioner

India Lodges ‘Strong Protest’ as Pakistan Prevents Sikh Pilgrims from Meeting High Commissioner. India on Sunday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan after the country prevented visiting Sikh pilgrims from meeting Indian diplomats and “compelling” the Indian envoy to return while on way to a prominent gurudwara there.  The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said

Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s 548th birth anniversary: Sikh pilgrims arrive in Lahore

Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s 548th birth anniversary: Sikh pilgrims arrive in

Guru Nanak Dev Ji's 548th birth anniversary: Sikh pilgrims arrive in Lahore

Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s 548th birth anniversary: Sikh pilgrims arrive in Lahore

Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s 548th birth anniversary: Over 2,600 Sikh pilgrims arrived at the Wagah Railway station on Friday through special trains to celebrate the 548th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.The Evacuee Trust Property Board Chairman Mohammad Farooq, welcoming the Sikh Pilgrims from India and other countries, said that the arrangements for the celebrations

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Sikh pilgrims wasn’t able to go pakistan despite visa

Sikh pilgrims wasn’t able to go pakistan despite visa. In Amritsar, when in order to celebrate the 178th anniversary of Sher-e-Punjab Maharaja Ranjit Singh on June 29, the Sikh Jatha was not allowed to go to Pakistan despite his complete preparation. The 300 Sikh pilgrims who reached Attari had Pakistan visas too. The special train

Center not allowing sikh group to go to Pakistan

Center not allowing sikh group to go to Pakistan

Due to the increased terrorist activities in India from the past, the impact of the environment has affected the relationship of religious relations after trade. The Central Government has not allowed the Sikh jathas to go to Pakistan on the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.This information was given by the Shiromani Gurdwara Management Committee