We entered 2020 with significant milestones – The Badals opposing the NRC, the Akal Takht expressing solidarity with Kashmiris, and our much awaited opening of the Kartarpur Corridor. BADALS OPPOSING THE NRC In his public statements, Akali MP Naresh Gujral invoked Sikh history and tradition as he opposed the Modi government’s proposed National Register of Citizens. The Badals have faced […]

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India’s dubious face towards Sikhs has again come to fore, says Akal Takht Jathedar

CHANDIGARH, Punjab—Commenting on the U-turn taken by the Indian government about commuting death sentence of Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana, the SGPC appointed acting Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh has said that the dubious face of the Indian government towards Sikhs has once again come to fore. Giani Harpreet Singh has once again directed the SGPC and Shiromani Akali Dal […]

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Allow Pak Sikhs to visit Dera Baba Nanak: Takht Jathedar

Courtesy : Hindustan Times Nov 11, 2019 Acting jathedar of Akal Takht Giani Harpreet Singh has urged the Indian government to allow Pakistan Sikhs access to Dera Baba Nanak gurdwara in Gurdaspur through Kartrapur Corridor. Addressing the corridor opening ceremony at Kartarpur on Saturday, Giani Harpreet Singh thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistan counterpart Imran Khan for opening […]

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Akal Takht Jathedar to lead first jatha to Kartarpur tomorrow

Akal Takht Jathedar to lead the first jatha :Sikh Daily

Courtesy : Sikh 24 CHANDIGARH, Punjab—Giving an end to speculations about the leading personality of the first jatha departing for Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib tomorrow, Bibi Harsimrat Kaur Badal has revealed that the NDA government has declared the acting Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh as leader of the first Indian delegation visiting Pakistan through Kartarpur corridor on Nov 9. […]

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Bandi Chhor Diwas: In his ‘sandesh’, Akal Takht jathedar bats for Panthic unity

Akal Takht jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh : Sikh Daily

Courtesy : Hindustan Times Oct 28, 2019 Acting Akal Takht jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh on Sunday called for Panthic unity, saying the community is facing many challenges such as a non-conducive environment for Punjabi language in Punjab, the government’s non-seriousness in releasing Sikh prisoners permanently and a deterioration of environment in the state. Delivering the customary ‘sandesh’ (message) from the […]

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Recite Mool Mantar daily for 10 minutes from November 1 to 13, directs Akal Takht Jathedar

Courtesy : Sikh 24 Oct 25, 2019 CHANDIGARH, Punjab—On the eve of Guru Nanak Sahib’s 550th Prakash Purab, the SGPC appointed Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh has directed the Sikhs residing in all corners of the world to daily recite Mool Mantar for 10 minutes from November 1 to November 13. He has fixed the time at 5 pm (IST) […]

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Punjab CM to see-off the Nagar Kirtan from Delhi to Nankana Sahib in Pakistan

Oct 16, 2019 Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh will be seeing-off the Nagar Kirtan from Delhi to Nankana Sahib in Pakistan at Wagah Border on October 31 as part of 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev, said Paramjit Singh Sarna, former president of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC). Sarna targeted the current DSGMC led by SAD-BJP […]

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