Amritsar, Punjab: Finally Akal Takht website, www.akaltakhatsahib.com has been launched. The awaited website was launched by Jathedar Akal Takht Giani Gurbachan Singh at Secretariat Akal Takht in the Darbar Sahib complex.
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee president Avtar Singh Makkar who was present on the occasion said the website had been launched, keeping in mind the global demands of Sikh community.
Earlier, the Sikh clergy had decided on March 25 that the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, Akal Takht should not depend on SGPC website for conveying messages, hukamnamas to the Sikh community and have its own exclusive website.
The website is available in both Punjabi and English languages.
The home page of the website carries picture of Darbar Sahib and Akal Takht. It also carries information about the two shrines, and sheds light on importance of Akal Takht for Sikh community.
Apart from that, it carries picture of other Takhts namely Takht Patna Sahib Bihar, Takht Kesgarh Sahib Anandpur Sahib, Takht Damdama Sahib, Talwandi Sabo and Takht Hazur Sahib, Nanded.The picture gallery contains pictures and details of the current Jathedars of the Takhts and other eminent Sikh personalities.
One can also give their suggestions or forward complaints through the feedback form provided on the site.
Source: Punjab NewsLine