Tag Archives: Anandpur Sahib

HC tells state govt to display relics of Sikh gurus in Nabha

Chandigarh, Punjab: Sikh worshippers would now be able to pay obeisance to more than 240-yearold 15 sacred relics of Guru Gobind Singh, Guru Hargobind and Guru Teg Bahadur as the Punjab and Haryana high court has directed the Punjab government to ensure public display of these relics at a suitable place/ gurdwara at Nabha in Patiala district within a month. The ...

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Rajoana to field candidate from Patiala

Patiala, Punjab: Balwant Singh Rajoana, death row convict in the Beant Singh assassination case, has said he will field a candidate against members of the erstwhile royal family of Patiala. In a letter written from the central jail here, which was released by his sister to the media, Rajoana said he would field a candidate either from Patiala or Anandpur Sahib. ...

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Takht Kesgarh Sahib Jathedar dies of heart attack

Anandpur Sahib, Punjab: Giani Tarlochan Singh(59),Jathedar of Takht Sri Kesgarh Sahib, one of the holiest sikh shrines, died at Anandpur Sahib following a massive heart attack around 1 am on Wednesday. The Jathedar suffered heart attack few hours after he returned to Anandpur Sahib from Talwandi Sabo last night .He was rushed to a private hospital where doctors declared him brought ...

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8 years on, martyrs’ memorial in Muktsar yet to come up

Muktsar,Punjab: To appease the Sikh community, the ruling SAD has constructed a number of Sikh historical monuments, including Virasat-e-Khalsa in Anandpur Sahib, Wadda Ghallughara in Sangrur, Chota Ghallughara in Gurdaspur and Fateh Burj in Chappar Chiri. But no progress has been made with regard to a martyrs’ memorial (dedicated to Mai Bhago and 40 Muktas) on the Tibbi Sahib road ...

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