Tag Archives: Sikh organisations

Jathedar Sahiban of Sri Akal Takht Sahib releases calendar

Amritsar, Punjab: Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh today said they were still getting suggestions on the Nanakshahi Calendar and the amended calendar would remain in force till a final decision on the matter. Releasing the amended Nanakshahi Calendar for 2014 here today, he said suggestions by various Sikh organisations from across the world were being considered by the Sikh high ...

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Sikhs protest against news channel over use of Panj Piyaray

Jalandhar, Punjab: The Sikh Talmel Committee, along with several other Sikh organisations, today laid siege to the Guru Nanak Mission chowk allegedly against a news channel for airing objectionable content against the religion. As per the protesters, the news channel telecast a programme in which it named five Indian team cricketers as “Panj Pyare”. Traffic came to a standstill at the ...

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YAD holds anti-Cong protests across state

Chandigarh: Youth Akali Dal (YAD) workers and members of various Sikh organisations today staged protests at all district headquarters in the state by burning the effigies of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi. They also demanded an immediate dismissal of the Congress-led UPA Government. A press release from the party office here said “since Rahul Gandhi had confessed that Congress leaders were behind ...

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Sikh Political Activists back in Burail jail

Mohali, Punjab: Shamsher Singh and Lakhwinder Singh returned to Model Jail, Burail, in Chandigarh this evening after completion of their 28-day parole. Accompanied by family members, relatives and leaders of various Sikh organisations, the detainees paid obeisance at Amb Sahib Gurdwara before returning to the jail. “Now, we want that the SAD government and those who had promised to secure our ...

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Nagar Kirtan on Baba Deep Singh’s anniversary held

Amritsar, Punjab: Various programmes on the eve of the birth anniversary of Baba Deep Singh were held in the holy city today. The SGPC in association with various Sikh organisations held a Nagar Kirtan which started from the Golden Temple. After passing through various markets of the city, it concluded at Gurdwara Baba Deep Singh Shaheed. The ceremony of Amrit ...

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