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PB-LD KHALSA 4 LAST Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Meanwhile, SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar told PTI over phone that "few anti-panthic forces" can not convene such a congregation. "SGPC has the authority to appoint or remove high priests of Sikh ... Namibia Press Agency, 2 weeks ago
PTI - LD KHALSA 2 Namibia Press Agency, 2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Akal Takht only authority to summon Sarbat Khalsa: Makkar

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Avtar Singh Makkar has said that as per Sikh tenets only the Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, can summon Sarbat Khalsa (the congregation of Sikhs). None other than the Akal ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Radical Sarbat Khalsa appoints Hawara as Akal Takht jathedar  Hindustan Times1 week ago Aftermath of the Sarbat Khalsa: What …  Yahoo! India1 week ago Police Arrest Radical Leaders Amidst Chaos at Golden Temple  The Weather Space1 week ago
Indian Express

SGPC to mark Guru Nanak's anniversary with lights

AMRITSAR: . SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar informed on Monday that the Golden Temple and all gurdwaras under its management would be decorated with lights and a firecracker show would also be held. The SGPC had decided not to celebrate Diwali ...
 Times of India21 minutes ago No fancy lighting at Golden Temple this Diwali: SGPC  Press Trust of India4 weeks ago Staffer throws resignation at SGPC chief during press conference  Indian Express1 month ago SGPC to mark Guru Nanak's anniv with lights  Times of India18 hours ago
Odisha Samaya

SGPC cautions Sikhs against 'designs' of anti-social elements

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Avtar Singh Makkar on Tuesday cautioned Sikhs against the designs of some forces bent upon vitiating peace in the state. He said being president of the SGPC, he was highly concerned over ...
 The Statesman4 weeks ago SGPC cautions Sikhs against designs of anti-social elements  Odisha Samaya4 weeks ago PTI - PB-SGPC - SGPC cautions Sikhs against 'designs' of anti-social elements  Namibia Press Agency4 weeks ago
DNA India

Violence over holy book sacrilege : SGPC gives Rs 10 lakh each to kin of 2 killed in Punjab

Two persons - Krishan Singh and Gurjit Singh of Nianiwala and Sarwan village respectively had died after being hit by bullets. Brar said that the financial help was extended by SGPC to the families. Two persons - Krishan Singh and Gurjit Singh of ...
 DNA India1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Radicals acting jathedar held after speech at Golden Temple

Hours after Sikh hardliners removed four head priests, including Akal Takht jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh, before appointing Giani Dhian Singh Mand as the acting jathedar besides Amrik Singh Ajnala and Baljit Singh Daduwal as the head priests of ...
 MSN News US1 week ago Interim Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Dhian Singh Mand detained  Hindustan Times1 week ago Akal Takht head attends special prayer for '84 victims  Times of India3 weeks ago Akal Takht jathedar skips religious functions at Golden Temple  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

Sarbat Khalsa Sikhs Kill Momentum By Choosing Jailed Assassin Jagtar Singh Hawara As Akal Takht Chief

CHABBA VILLAGE (Amritsar) Challenging the authority of Sikhism's highest religious body, several Sikh organizations came together on Tuesday and held a Sarbat Khalsa on the outskirts of Amritsar, triggering fears of a revival of the Khalistan ...
 Link1 week ago Beant assassin declared Akal Takht head priest  Deccan Herald1 week ago 3 Sikh Clerics Ousted, Ex-Ultra is Jathedar  New Indian Express1 week ago Khalistan fear: Beant killer given top post  Times of India1 week ago
Hindustan Times

SAD-Amritsar prez Simranjit Singh Mann demands fresh SGPC elections

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD-Amritsar) president Simranjit Singh Mann on Thursday demanded that fresh elections should be held to the general House of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC). Talking to the media after being released by ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago People should pardon, forget and move on: Parkash Singh Badal  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Bajwa demands Badal's resignation, fresh polls  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Holy book desecration: Congress seeks Parkash Singh Badal's resignation  Indian Express1 month ago

Preacher Giani Pinderpal Singh approached to head Akal Takht

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) is contemplating to pick eminent Sikh kathavachak (preacher) Giani Pinderpal Singh (49) as the Akal Takht jathedar to replace the beleaguered Giani Gurbachan Singh. The development comes in the ...
 MSN News US1 week ago Giani Pinderpal Singh approached to head Akal Takht  MSN News US1 week ago
Hindustan Times

After two weeks, Akal Takht jathedar comes out in public

Scared of facing a hostile panth (Sikh community) that is angry over pardon to Sirsa dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Akal Takht jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh - who had remained confined to his residence and office for the past two weeks - ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Two Sikh priests back Panj Pyaras  Deccan Herald1 month ago Sikh leaders back Panj Pyaras' demand for removal of Jathedars  ZeeNews.com1 month ago Sikh leaders back Panj Pyaras'' demand for removal of Jathedars  The Echo Of India4 weeks ago
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