Tag Archives: Sikh devotees

Sri Hemkunt Sahib Journey Closes For Winter

Dehradun, India: The gates of Sri Hemkunt Sahib get closed for winter season after performing Ardas. The process for closing the gates was initiated from today at 4am. Ardas was performed at 4:30am after Nitnem. Sri Sukhmani Sahib was recited at 10am and then Kirtan was started at 11am. Last Ardas was done at 1:30pm. After this, the gates were closed ...

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Sikh devotees held on way to Haridwar

Dehradun: Sikh devotees marching from Punjab to Haridwar on Tuesday for rebuilding Gurdwara Gyan Godri Sahib were arrested at the Kulhal check post on the border of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. A few who managed to slip through were caught later. Led by Baba Baljeet Singh Daduwal, nearly 400 devotees had come to the check post around 1pm under preannounced ...

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London gurdwara gears up for birth anniversary of Guru Ram Dass

London, UK: A gurdwara in West London is expected to be the focal point of celebrations here on October 9 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Guru Ram Dass. Founded in 1978 and redesigned and expanded in 1992 and 2003, the Sri Guru Singh Sabha gurdwara in Hounslow, close to the Heathrow airport, is visited by Sikh devotees from the ...

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Campaigns launched to fight social evils

Mandi Ahmedgarh, Punjab: Hundreds of followers of Sant Isher Singh Rare Wale vowed to launch a coordinated move against drug addiction and various other social evils, such as female foeticide and illiteracy. The oath was taken in response to a call given by the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal during the commemoration of death anniversary of Sant Isher Singh, ...

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