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List of Supporting Organizations and individuals of Sikh Sarbat Khalsa Gathering – Part 1

avtar singh

Below are the organization, individuals and pracharak groups who supports and requesting all Sikh sangat to reach venue of Sarbat Khalsa. Bhai Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale Bhai Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale have issued a statement in support of Sarbat Khalsa tomorrow on November 10, 2015. The decision came after a meeting of the two Sikh parcharaks where they appealed to Sikhs to arrive ...

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5 Takht Jathedars failed to show up in front of Panj Pyares

Panj Pyares at Sri Akal Takht Sahib

Panj Pyares ask jathedars to resign over pardon to dera head Amritsar, Punjab: In an unprecedented development, the Panj Pyares (five beloved ones of the Guru) of the Akal Takht on Friday morning asked the five Sikh high priests to resign as they had failed to respond to their summons over their decision to pardon Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet ...

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Sikh scholars discuss Nanak’s teachings

Sikh scholars attend a book release function at the Institute of Sikh Studies

Chandigarh: Historians and Sikh scholars have advocated a strong move to translate the message of Guru Nanak Dev to promote harmonious and peaceful co-existence, locally as well as globally. This was decided on the second day of the silver jubilee celebrations of the Institute of Sikh Studies (IOSS), here today. The scholars laid stress on the creation and promotion of a ...

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‘Sikhs are duty-bound to ensure decrees not violated’

Giani Gurbachan Singh

Amritsar, Punjab: The Akal Takht made it clear that all Sikhs were duty bound to ensure that all ‘ hukamnamas’ (decrees or edicts), ‘ hukams’ (directives) and ‘ sandeshs’ (messages) were implemented and adhered to in letter and spirit and violations do not take place. This clarification was issued after Amrik Singh Ajnala, a local panthic leader and member of a ...

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Akal Takht, SGPC pass the buck on calendar row

Gurbachan Singh

Amritsar, Punjab: Though the SGPC and Akal Takht today said in unison that the confusion caused by Nanakshahi calendar row should end, they appeared to be passing the buck on initiating corrective measures. However, both of them didn’t rule out the possibility of further amendments to the Nanakshahi calendar. Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh said, “We would certainly like this ...

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