Tag Archives: Sikh guru

Guru Arjan Sahib Ji’s attire restored at Gurdwara Sahib at village Bilga in Jalandhar

Jalandar, Punjab:  It is learnt that a team of experts has restored the chola and other articles of Fifth Sikh Guru, Guru Arjan Sahib Ji at a historic Gurdwara Sahib at village Bilga in Jalandhar. These articles include Guru Sahib’s ‘chola’, ‘pyjama’, ‘dushala’, a handkerchief, a wallet made of cloth and a rosary. According to a news reported by The ...

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Khalsa College digitises rare books, manuscripts of Sikh era

Amritsar, Punjab: Hundreds of rare books, manuscripts and hand-written documents belonging to the era of Sikh gurus, reflecting Punjab’s rich cultural heritage, preserved at the 83-year-old Sikh Research Library and Museum in over a century-old Khalsa College, have been successfully digitised. The material has been put to digital technology through computerisation following a rigorous six-month long processing by a Jalandhar-based private ...

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Martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev observed

Gurdaspur, Punjab: The martyrdom anniversary of Guru Ar jan Dev, the fifth Sikh guru, was observed with traditional fervour at Gurdwara Singh Sabha here on Sunday. Hundreds of followers paid their obeisance to the gur u and prominent preachers narrated the tales of guru’s life and unfolded details of how he was martyred by the Mughals on the order of Emperor ...

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EcoSikh to launch ‘Clean Nanded’ drive

Chandigarh: Nanded, a well known pilgrimage centre of Sikhs, will soon be a clean city with EcoSikh, an international ecology organisation that is based in the USA tying up with UK-based Alliance of Religions and Conservation for making the city environment friendly. The city is famous for Hazur Sahib, situated on the banks of the Godavari, is considered one of the ...

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‘Community not following the teachings of Sikh Gurus’

Chandigarh: Environmental problems should be a priority for the residents of any area while sharing their civic problems with candidates during elections. Also, we need to increase the number of water treatment plants across the country and especially in Punjab. This was said by eco-activist Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal, during a seminar on ‘World Citizenship: Sikhism and Environment’ organised by the ...

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