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Akal Takht to track, monitor copies of Guru Granth Sahib

 Amritsar, Punjab: In an initiative aimed at checking the disrespect of saroops (copies) of Guru Granth Sahib and subsequent clashes, Akal Takht is considering a a proposal to centralise and computerise the information pertaining to distribution, upkeep and maintenance of copies of Guru Granth Sahib distributed by the SGPC. Akal Takht chief Giani Gurbachan Singh said that Akal Takht was in ...

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Ex-Ragi Darshan Singh declared Guilty of Misconduct (Tankhayia)

Amritsar, Punjab: Highest spiritual and temporal seat of the Sikhs, Sri Akal Takht Sahib, today declared its former Jathedar Professor Darshan Singh as ‘Tankhaiya’ (guilty of religious misconduct). The Sikh clergy, after a marathon meeting, issued an edict awarding the religious punishment to Darshan Singh who previously had been warned several times by Sri Akal Takht Sahib. During meeting of ...

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The Line is Drawn – The Choice is Ours

Prof Darshan Singh Ragi is in the panthic dock for using derogatory remarks on the Jeevan and Banee of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Sahib. The case is simple and straightforward. He narrated a story which is claimed appeared in Sri Dasam Granth. While performing keertan at a gurdwara in Rochester, NY, Prof Darshan Singh claimed that a story appears in ...

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Plant saplings in memory of genocide victims

Amritsar, Punjab: Jathedar, Akal Takht, Giani Gurbachan Singh here today appealed about 50 Sikh families across the world to plant a sapling each in the memory of those killed in the 1984 Sikh Genocide following the death of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. He said it was a gesture to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the tragedy in which ...

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Akal Takhat issues Hukamnama to Sikh Sangat

Amritsar, Punjab: Finally the Sikh political throne the Akal Takht (the supreme body of Sikh people), has issued a Hukamnama (Ruling) that the Sikhs Guru, Guru Granth Sahib will not be permissible in any locations other then Gurdwara’s Sikh in Britain have been campaigning for this ruling for many years. Young Sikhs have worked with families around the country to ...

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