Tag Archives: Guru Granth Sahib

Desecration of holy book: Pak Sikhs threaten stir

Islamabad, Pak:  A Sikh organisation in Pakistan has threatened to launch countrywide protests if those who allegedly desecrated the Sikh holy book (Guru Granth Sahib) are not arrested by Saturday. Speaking at a press conference at Karachi Press Club on Monday, Pakistan Sikh Council (PSC) patron Ramesh Singh demanded that a judicial commission be constituted to investigate how and why ...

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Wall paintings at Golden Temple regain glitter

Amritsar, Punjab: Restoration work on the interiors of the sanctum sanctorum at the Golden Temple is expected to be over by the month end. The effort initiated by the SGPC by roping in experts has infused a fresh lease of life into the wall paintings. Sources said the restoration of wall paintings in the “parikarma” on the first floor had been ...

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Desecration of Guru Granth Sahib By Bihari : Bhai Mandeep Singh Kubbe sentenced to 5 years imprisonment

Ludhiana, Punjab: According to some media reports, Bhai Mandeep Singh Kubbe, who shooted Bihari migrant in police custody, has been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment. It may be recalled that Bihari Hindu migrants had interrupted an Akand Paatth Sahib in August 2012 that was being held at Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji Gurdwara Sahib, Sahnewal. Dalip Kumar, a migrant Bihari Hindu ...

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Sikh scholar Gurbhagat Singh passes away

Patiala, Punjab: Renowned Sikh scholar Dr Gurbhagat Singh passed away in the wee hours today morning in Delhi. He had suffered a stroke about a fortnight back and was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Patiala from where he was shifted to Delhi. Dr Gurbhagat Singh, former Head of the English Department of Punjabi University, had written over 12 books ...

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Start of Sikh Gurmat prachar to curb anti-social activities

Raikot, India: Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Academy, a socio-religious organisation, working from Gurdwara Sant Ashram Bhaini Baringa, is determined to put an end to the anti-social elements in the district by spreading teachings of Guru Granth Sahib among the masses, irrespective of caste and creed. The organisation has its headquarters in Malaysia and has taught Sikh history and Guru Granth ...

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