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Who is behind Pal Singh Purewal’s Nanakshahi Calendar

Amritsar, Punjab: IHRO Team comprising Prof Anurag Singh, Advocates Khuswinder Singh Grewal and Anmol Singh Grewal, along with DS Gill, after hectic effects, research and documentation, today, completed IHRO Report, with an Observation: “How the Ecclesiastical Court of Akal Takhat was managed is not difficult to comprehend. Jathedar Joginder Singh Vedanti and Jathedar Balwant Singh Nandgarh are possessed souls under ...

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Young Sikh musician highlights social issues through his music

Chandigarh, Punjab: Besides the evident intensity that Saahir Banwait employs to his creative exploits, which result in a lyrical mosaic of music in the form of rap, this young artiste voices concerns that are otherwise only restricted to canteens, hostel rooms, drawing rooms or cafeterias. A student of mass communication at the School of Communication Studies, Panjab University, Saahir juggles ...

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Life goes on as if nothing happened, but we must never forget

How did people respond to seeing the foreign troops arrive? For the rural residents, most of whom had not been as far as Paris, seeing the Indians arrive was initially a surprise, even tinged with suspicion and distrust. But then it quickly changed to compassion and pity for the men who suffered so much during the winter of 1914. The ...

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June 1984: The Painting

Nineteen Eighty-Four depicts the storming of the Golden Temple, the Sikh community’s holiest and most historic shrine, by Indian troops in 1984. It reflects the personal sense of suffering and injustice felt by Sikhs worldwide, during the attack and in the aftermath of the violence which resulted in the injury and death of thousands of innocent men, women, and children ...

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ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਦਰਸ਼ਨ: ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਜਾਹਮਣ, ਲਾਹੌਰ, ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ

ਲਾਹੌਰ ਦੇ ਥਾਣਾ ਬਰਕੀ ਦੇ ਅਧੀਨ ਆਉਂਦੇ ਪਿੰਡ ਜਾਹਮਣ ਵਿਚਲਾ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਰੋੜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਉਹ ਮੁਕਦਸ ਅਸਥਾਨ ਹੈ, ਜਿਥੇ ਸਤਿਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਨੇ ਤਿੰਨ ਵਾਰ ਚਰਨ ਪਾਏ। ਇਹ ਢਾਈ ਮੰਜ਼ਿਲਾ ਵਿਸ਼ਾਲ ਤੇ ਖੂਬਸੂਰਤ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਤਰਨ ਤਾਰਨ ਜ਼ਿਲ੍ਹੇ ਦੇ ਪਿੰਡ ਖਾਲੜਾ ਤੋਂ ਸਰਹੱਦ ਪਾਰ ਡੇਢ ਕਿਲੋਮੀਟਰ ਦੀ ਦੂਰੀ ‘ਤੇ ਮੌਜੂਦ ਹੈ। ਭਾਈ ਕਾਨ੍ਹ ਸਿੰਘ ਨਾਭਾ ‘ਮਹਾਨ ਕੋਸ਼’ ਵਿਚ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਰੋੜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਦੇ ...

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