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Patna Sahib preparing for Guru’s 350th birth anniversary

Patna: Massive revamp and beautification plans are underway here for the 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th guru of Sikhs, at Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib in 2017. The work is on in full swing and the office-bearers of the parbandhak committee, Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib, are constantly monitoring the progress. A massive revamp plan of Takht Sri Harimandir ...

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High court hearing in illegal hotels around Golden Temple case today

Amritsar, Punjab: Though the sword of sealing hangs on the illegal hotels, guest houses and inns falling in the surroundings of the Golden Temple, the attention is focused on the Punjab and Haryana High Court, which will hear the case tomorrow. The hoteliers are taking the plea that their properties could be regularised on the lines of other holy cities like ...

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Shrine makeover now race against time

Amritsar, Punjab: It is a race against time, not only for the architects, engineers, designers and interior decorators but also for the numerous masons, wielders, and labourers that are on the mission to meet the Diwali deadline for completing the Golden Temple Plaza coming up outside the Clock Tower entrance to the shrine. After missing out on the last Diwali ...

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Uneasy calm marks Jhinda’s visit to holy city

Amritsar, Punjab: Members of the newly constituted Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC), led by its president Jagdish Singh Jhinda, today visited the Golden Temple. Jhinda, however, chose not to pay obeisance at Akal Takht in view of his excommunication from the panth. Didar Singh Nalvi, another excommunicated HSGMC leader, could not make it to Amritsar due to health reasons. Though ...

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HSGMC ad hoc chief Jhinda to visit Golden Temple today

Rohtak, Haryana Advocating peace to defuse tension over separate body for Haryana Sikhs, newlyelected president of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) president Jagdish Singh Jhinda said that he would visit the Golden Temple on Monday before participating in the oath taking ceremony. Jinda was here on Sunday to attend a private function and interacted with the media. Training guns at ...

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