Tag Archives: Guru Granth Sahib

Canada: Saroops of Guru Granth Sahib arrive in Manitoba (Winnipeg)

Winnipeg, Canada: Hundreds of Sikhs turned out at a Gurdwara Sahib in northwest Winnipeg Thursday (Nov. 13) to as the 25 Saroops of the Guru Granth Sahib arrived there. Worshipers lined up to bow their head before Guru Sahib. “Today is a very historic day for the Sikh people in Manitoba,” said Harbans Singh Brar, president of the Sikh Society. ...

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SGPC gives Rs 2 cr aid to flood-hit J&K Sikhs

Amritsar, Punjab: The SGPC has disbursed financial aid worth Rs 2 crore for the rehabilitation of Sikh families in the flood-affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir. Diljeet Singh Bedi, SGPC additional secretary, in a statement, said they had kicked off the process to distribute aid to the affected Sikh families, which had been divided into three categories. “We are distributing cheques ...

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US Sikhs hold nagar kirtan in Yuba City

Yuba City, California: Thousands of devotees across the US turned up for the Nagar Kirtan (35th Sikh Parade) to mark the anniversary of the coronation of Guru Granth Sahib, the holy scripture of Sikhs at Yuba City in California on Sunday. Led by the Panj Pyaras or the five Sikh clerics, the religious parade was taken out about 125 miles from ...

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DSGMC plans printing facility in Canada

Amritsar, Punjab: To provide “birs” of Guru Granth Sahib to the Sikh diaspora while following the “maryada”, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has initiated efforts to print Guru Granth Sahib abroad. It committee would have its first-ever printing facility of the holy book in a foreign country. At present, transporting “birs” abroad is not easy as maintaining “maryada” during ...

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DSGMC to print Guru Granth Sahib abroad

New Delhi: The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC), at its executive committee meeting held here today, decided to set up printing machines in foreign countries to publish Guru Granth Sahib. The decision will benefit the Sikhs residing abroad. The committee felt while sending copies of Guru Granth Sahib abroad it was difficult to maintain their sanctity. Hence, these should be ...

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