Tag Archives: Panja Sahib

SGPC jatha back from Pak historical shrines

Amritsar, Punjab: A jatha sent by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) to Pakistan returned home on Sunday after the 10-day pilgrimage to historical shrines in the neighbouring country. The 122 pilgrims had crossed over to Pakistan on June 21. Besides paying obeisance at the shrines of Panja Sahib, Nanakana Sahib and Dera Sahib, they also observed the death anniversary ...

Read More »

Pakistan declares Panja Sahib a holy city

Pak: The Pakistan government has declared “Panja Sahib” a holy city and will initiate efforts to sort out all issues related to the welfare of the Sikhs living at the pilgrimage site, The Times Of India reported on Friday. This was stated by the President of the Pak-Indo Friendship Association and Legal Consulate Ministry of Interior Government of Pakistan, Arif ...

Read More »

Pak body wants to promote investment in Hasan Abdal

Chandigarh: Holy Sikh shrine Panja Sahib is located in this town. If the Pak-Indo Friendship Association has its way, Sikh pilgrims visiting Panja Sahib in Hasan Abdal in Pakistan would travel there in style in a bullet train, stay in five-star hotels and come back with purified water from the spring associated with Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism. Pak-Indo Friendship ...

Read More »

Sikh family looted near Nankana Sahib

Lahore,Pak: Police have arrested a group of dacoits who robbed a Sikh family of thousands of rupees in cash, mobile phones and other valuables. DPO Nankana Sahib Gulam Mubashir told a press conference that the Sikh family was looted while they were on their way home back to Lahore in a taxi after attending ceremonies in connection with the birth ...

Read More »