Tag Archives: Sri Guru Granth Sahib

Akal Takht jathedar bars using title ‘Patshahi’ by any Sikh individual

Amritsar, Punjab: After imposing ban on installation (Parkash) of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in houses of Sikhs with bars, the jathedar (leader of community) of Sikhs supreme temporal seat — Akal Takht — has barred using the title of ‘ Patshahi’ by any individual except while mentioning Sikh Gurus. While talking to TOI on Saturday jathedar of Akal Takht Giani Gurbachan ...

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Sikh delegation from Kenya meets Sukhbir

Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab: A delegation of the Sikh Supreme Council from Kenya called on Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday. The delegation was led by general secretary of the council Jinder Singh. Divulging details of the meeting, Sri Guru Granth Sahib World (SGGSW) University vice- chancellor Gurmohan Singh Walia said the delegation had come with a request ...

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SGPC, the biggest landlord in this part of the country

Chandigarh: Guess who is the biggest landlord in this part of the country? It is not any political or business family, but the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), the elected supreme religious body of the Sikhs. Owning a whopping 13,000 acres of agricultural land in various parts of Punjab and Haryana, the SGPC is also one of the biggest litigants ...

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Devotees brave chill to take part in Shaheedi Jor Mela

Fatehgarh Sahib,Punjab: The three-day Shaheedi Jor Mela concluded here today amid performing of religious ceremonies. A nagar kirtan was taken out from Gurdwara Fatehgarh Sahib to Gurdwara Jyoti Swarup Sahib. The palanquin carrying Guru Granth Sahib was placed on a well decorated vehicle. Gurbachan Singh, Jathedar, Akal Takhat; Tarlochan Singh, head priest, Gurdwara Keshgarh Sahib; Giani Mal Singh, head priest, Golden ...

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