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Golden Temple plaza to be thrown open to devotees soon

Amritsar, Punjab: After breaching its deadline more than once in the past, the Golden Temple entrance plaza’s first phase is fast inching towards completion and is expected to be thrown open to the devotees by Diwali next month. According to sources, the work on the flooring of sprawling open space right in front of the main entrance of the holy shrine ...

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Sri Harmandir Sahib entrance plaza to miss Diwali deadline

Amritsar, Punjab: Sri Harmandir Sahib Entrance Plaza project would miss the Diwali deadline set by the state government. Work on the plaza that started in May 2011 is far from complete and it is now expected to open only by February next year. Agencies involved in the work were planning inauguration of the sprawling open space in the plaza to facilitate ...

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Sikhs celebrate Guru Nanak Dev ji’s Gurpurab around the world

Punjab & Haryana (Ex-Punjab) A large number of devotees across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh thronged gurdwaras from early in the morning on Wednesday, to pay obeisance on the occasion of Gurpurab, the birth anniversary of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev. Braving early morning chill, devotees made a beeline at the Golden Temple in Amritsar, Talwandi Sabo, Anandpur Sahib ...

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