Sikhism

Simranjit Singh Mann’s Message to  Badals and Police

Simranjit Singh Mann’s Message to Badals and Police

AHEAD OF SGPC and Assembly polls, Panthic organisations are getting ready to organise the 2nd Sarbat Khalsa on November 10. The first one was also held on the same date in Amritsar last year. However, the venue is Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda district this year. Baljeet Singh Daduwal, Jathedar of Takht Sri Damdama Sahib, as […]

1984 Sikh Genocide : They raped me , in front of my son -Gurdeep Kaur

1984 Sikh Genocide : They raped me , in front of my son -Gurdeep Kaur

Gurdeep Kaur’s wrinkled face was wet with tears, as she recounted what she saw a quarter century ago: the killings of 21 of family members. She recalled how maddened mobs barged into her home and burned alive her husband, two of her sons and a son-in-law because they were Sikhs, easily identified by their beards […]

Delhi cops against Sikhs in 1984

Delhi cops against Sikhs in 1984

A sting operation carried out by a news portal exposed that the government had failed to take action to stop the Killing of Sikhs and senior police officers “colluded” with the then government to teach Sikhs a “lesson.” In an undercover investigation, Cobrapost interviewed eight officers of Delhi police, some of them admitting to their […]

I’m still in the race :  Makkar

I’m still in the race : Makkar

Shiromani Gurudwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC) house, last elected in 2011, will elect its new president on November 5. In an interview, Avtar Singh Makkar, SGPC president for the last 11 years, claims he is still not out of race. Following the Centre’s notification regarding Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president election on November 5, speculations […]

Sikh Leaders criticise  Badal government

Sikh Leaders criticise Badal government

Leaders of several Sikh organisations today criticised the government for its failure to prosecute the erring policemen who ordered unprovoked firing on Sikh activists protesting against the incident of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib at Behbal Kalan village on October 14 last year. Harpal Singh Cheema of the Dal Khalsa, Simranjeet Singh Mann of the […]

Husband killed woman accused of sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in Amritsar

Husband killed woman accused of sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in Amritsar

Amritsar : Police on Wednesday claimed to have solved the murder of a woman, who was allegedly involved in a 2015 sacrilege incident. “The woman, identified as Balwinder Kaur of Veroke village, was murdered by her husband who was upset over the desecration incident,” said Amritsar (rural) senior superintendent of police HPS Khakh. Police had […]

Wrong ‘Arth’ of Gurbani by Akali Leader

Wrong ‘Arth’ of Gurbani by Akali Leader

“Jab lag Khalsa rahe niara. tab lag tej dio mai sara. jab eh gahe bipran ki reet. mai na karo in ki parteet”. “So long as Khalsa retains his distinct identity, I will give him my entire radiance and strength. But if he should take on a non-Sikh way of life, then I shall have […]

Beadvi of Gutka Sahib at Adampur : Granthi arrested

Beadvi of Gutka Sahib at Adampur : Granthi arrested

A granthi was arrested within 10 hours of a Sunday-morning sacrilege incident in which torn pages of a ‘gutka sahib’ were found near his house in Adampur’s Ward 7. “Accused Gurjeet Singh had bought the ‘gutka Sahib’ from a kirtan darbar on Saturday at Government Senior Secondary School for Girls in Khurdpur village, a few […]

Baba Dhadrianwale Slams Badal Govt

Baba Dhadrianwale Slams Badal Govt

Bhai Ranjit Singh Khalsa Dhadrianwale has firmly raised crucial questions to the Punjab Government for their apparent lack of action in providing justice to the family of Shaheed Bhai Bhupinder Singh, killed earlier this year. The Sikh Parcharak spoke yesterday evening during the Parmeshar Dwar Monthly Diwaan, which took place in a 5 acres plot […]

I  will not resign : Makkar

I will not resign : Makkar

Before the November of 2005, Avtar Singh Makkar was only the management president of a mohalla gurdwara in his city of Ludhiana and a district-level office-bearer of the Shiromani Akali Dal. Now, he has been president of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), considered to be the mini-parliament for Sikhs, for close to 11 years, […]