Sikhism

Sri Akal Takht Sahib may summon writer Harjinder Singh Dilgeer over objectionable content

Sri Akal Takht Sahib may summon writer Harjinder Singh Dilgeer over objectionable content

Sikh high priests are likely to summon writer Harjinder Singh Dilgeer to appear before Sri Akal Takht Sahib and clarify on the alleged objectionable content of his books. Talking to TOI on Friday, Sri Akal Takht Sahib jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh told that Dilgeer has been found guilty on the basis of the report submitted […]

Sikh  fights off attackers during petrol station attempted robbery

Sikh fights off attackers during petrol station attempted robbery

A petrol station attendant is being praised for his actions after bravely fighting off two attackers during an attempted robbery in South Auckland over the weekend. CCTV footage of the dramatic incident shows the staffer standing outside the G.A.S service station on Mascot Ave in Mangere.Seconds later, a man with his face covered appears from […]

Italian court banned  Sri Sahib

Italian court banned Sri Sahib

The Italian Supreme court has banned Sikh Kakkar Sri Sahib. The Italian Supreme Court has ruled against a Sikh who wanted to carry a kirpan in public saying migrants in the Western world must conform to the values of the society they had chosen to settle in. The Italian High Cassation Court on Monday ruled […]

Panel to probe Namdhari row 

Panel to probe Namdhari row 

Sri Akal Takht Sahib has formed an eight-member panel to probe the alleged tampering with ‘amrit sanchar maryada’ by the Namdhari cult. Told to submit its report in a month, the panel will also suggest the action to be taken against cult led by Thakur Dalip Sinh, if found guilty. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee […]

Ex-Akali minister Janmeja Sekhon declared ‘tankhaiya’

Ex-Akali minister Janmeja Sekhon declared ‘tankhaiya’

Sri Akal Takht Sahib on Friday declared former Akali minister JanmejaSekhon ‘tankhaiya’ for seeking votes from the Dera Sirsa Ram Rahim ahead of the Punjab assembly elections.  Sekhon, who appeared before the highest temporal seat on Friday, was the only politician who had failed to do so on April 17. In all, 38 politicians from […]

Tens of thousands mark Khalsa Day Sikh celebration in Toronto

Tens of thousands mark Khalsa Day Sikh celebration in Toronto

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Kathleen Wynne and Mayor John Tory joined thousands in Toronto today in celebrating the 39th annual Khalsa Day Parade. Held in commemoration of the Sikh new year, the Khalsa order of Sikhism and the end of Sikh heritage month, this year’s event also celebrated the 350th anniversary of the birth […]

Singh lifted 280kg  at Birmingham Nagar kirtan

Singh lifted 280kg at Birmingham Nagar kirtan

Thousands of people are set to mark the festival of Vaisakhi in Birmingham . The celebrations mark what is the biggest event on the Sikh calendar and include prayers, processions, festivities and feasts. Vaisakhi itself is celebrated on April 13 but the Birmingham celebrations, organised by the Council of Sikh Gurdwaras in Birmingham, will be […]

Kirpal Singh Badungar on Removal of Giani Gurmukh Singh

Kirpal Singh Badungar on Removal of Giani Gurmukh Singh

While Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh has maintained a studied silence, Takht Damdama Sahib’s acting Jathedar Bhai Gurmukh Singh termed his unceremonious removal ‘an arbitrary decision taken by the SGPC to please the Badals.’ Committee chief Kirpal Singh Badungar at a meeting at Fatehgarh Sahib had yesterday removed Singh for violating ‘maryada’ by issuing […]

Giani Gurmukh Singh Exposed Sukhbir Badal and told Reality of  Apology Letter of Dera Sirsa Ram Rahim

Giani Gurmukh Singh Exposed Sukhbir Badal and told Reality of Apology Letter of Dera Sirsa Ram Rahim

Jathedar of Takht Damdama Sahib Giani Gurmukh Singh boycotted the meeting of Jathedar held on Monday contemplate the violation of Sri Akal Takht Sahib edict regarding the boycott of Dera Sirsa by various so called Sikh Political leaders, which has put a big question mark on the decisions of 5 Jathedars. Body language of Gurmukh […]

US Man Shouts ‘Go Back To Lebanon’ To Punjabi-American Girl

US Man Shouts ‘Go Back To Lebanon’ To Punjabi-American Girl

Rajpreet Heir’s case is yet another disturbing incident of racial discrimination. NEW YORK: A Punjabi-American girl was harassed on a subway train here when a man, mistaking her to be from the Middle East, allegedly shouted “go back to Lebanon” and “you don’t belong in this country,” the latest in a series of hate crimes […]