Tag Archives: Takht Patna Sahib

After failed talks, Akal Takht makes emotional appeal to Haryana Sikhs

Amritsar, Punjab: With Haryana Sikh leaders adamant on breaking away from the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and forming a separate committee to manage gurdwaras in their state, the Akal Takht on Friday issued an emotional appeal to Haryana’s Sikhs, urging them “not to become partners in this fratricidal feud of anti-Panthic forces to create a wedge in the community.” The ...

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Akal Takht to decide on pardon after studying SGPC panel report: jathedar

Amritsar, Punjab: The five-mem-ber Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) probe panel may have recommended pardoning those involved in the clash that took place inside the Golden Temple during the Operation Bluestar anniversary function on June 6, but the final decision will rest with the Akal Takht. An indication to this was given by Akal Takht jathedar, Giani Gurbachan Singh, here on ...

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Takht Sri Patna Sahib Jathedar puts forth conditions for truce

Amritsar, Punjab: Takht Sri Patna Sahib Jathedar Giani Iqbal Singh today said he may consider a compromise if Takht Patna Sahib Management Committee cancelled the appointments of Giani Partap Singh as additional granthi and Bhupinder Singh Sadhu as the chairman of the Dharam Parchar Board. Talking to The Tribune over phone from Patna, Giani Iqbal Singh said he was not ready ...

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Akal Takht undecided on action in Patna Sahib clash

Amritsar, Punjab: The Akal Takht still remains undecided on the course of action to be taken against those who were involved in the clash between two groups at Takht Patna Sahib in Bihar on Gurpurav early this month. The matter was discussed at the meeting of the Sikh high priests held here on Monday but no decision was taken in this ...

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