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  1. dalvindersingh grewal

    1984-5 Reactions From The Public In Amritsar

    1984-5 Reactions From the Public in Amritsar Dr Dalvinder Singh Grewal With a bleeding heart, I returned towards the Dukh Bhanjani Beri with the officer. The stinking smell made me feel lousy. Near Dukh Bhabjani Beri, the officer told me that he had to visit the Tactical Headquarters of his...
  2. dalvindersingh grewal

    1984-3 Sri Darbar Sahib

    1984-3 Sri Darbar Sahib Dr. Dalvinder Singh Grewal I travelled by bus from Patiala and reached Sri Amritsar on 9 June 1984. The entire route was badly barricaded and there were too many checks by soldiers and police. Every check made me...
  3. dalvindersingh grewal

    1984-the Proglogue-1

    1984-The Prologue-1 Dr. Dalvinder Singh Grewal I have been deeply attached to the Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) Sri Amritsar since my childhood. This attachment got further increased when I was posted to 15 Artillery Brigade in Amritsar in 1974 from field area in Kashmir. Our going to...
  4. IJSingh

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom Institutionalizing Evil

    After a page or so on the events of 1984 that we all know, this essay focuses on some terms and concepts that are critical to the issue and are not yet a part of our lexicon or conversation. So bear with me. Humans are not the only species with a moral sense but perhaps no other species has...
  5. Ishna

    Christianity How Pope Francis Made Me Better Appreciate My Sikh Faith (COMMENTARY)

    How Pope Francis made me better appreciate my Sikh faith (COMMENTARY) Satpal Singh | September 26, 2015 | (RNS) On Friday (Sept. 25), I sat onstage with Pope Francis at a multifaith service at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York City. I was invited to offer a prayer from the Sikh scripture...
  6. Admin

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom The Story I Did Not Report In ’84

    On the day Bhindranwale was declared killed, I, a Hindu stranger, was at his house. No one killed me for looking Hindu, but Sikhs in Delhi were massacred for being Sikhs. Getting from Moga to Rode turned out to be a long haul. I could not find a taxi. The bus services were still jagged. I...
  7. dalvindersingh grewal

    Muktsar Gurdwara In 1984 (in Punjabi)

    ਸੰਨ ੧੯੮੪ ਦਾ ਘਲੂਘਾਰਾ ਤੇ ਮੁਕਤਸਰ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਡਾ: ਦਲਵਿੰਦਰ ਸਿੰਘ ਗ੍ਰੇਵਾਲ ਸੰਨ ੧੯੮੪ ਸਿੱਖਾਂ ਲਈ ਕਾਲਾ ਵਰ੍ਹਾ ਸੀ ਜਿਸ ਵਿਚ ਸਿੱਖਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਭਾਰੀ ਜਾਨੀ ਤੇ ਮਾਲੀ ਨੁਕਸਾਨ ਤਾਂ ਹੋਇਆ ਹੀ ਪਰ ਨਾਲ ਹੀ ਅਣਖ ਤੇ ਇਜ਼ਤ ਨੂੰ ਅਕਹਿ ਠੇਸ ਵੀ ਪਹੁੰਚੀ। ਇਹ ਲੇਖ ਗੁਰਦਵਾਰਾ ਟੁੱਟੀ ਗੰਢੀ ਵਿਚ ਹੋਏ ੧੯੮੪ ਦੇ ਸਾਕੇ ਦੀ ਘਟਨਾ ਦੇ...
  8. dalvindersingh grewal

    Where Are The 1984 Manuscripts?

    Where are the 1984 Sikh Manuscripts and Articles? Dr Dalvinder Singh Grewal 1925 Basant Avenue, Ludhiana Twenty five years have passed since the Sikh Manuscripts were taken away from Sikh Reference Library, Harmandir Sahib, but their where about still remains a matter of discussion. The...
  9. dalvindersingh grewal

    1984 As I Saw It

    1984 AS I SAW-PART I Dr Dalvinder Singh Grewal It was 3 June1984. I was posted as General staff Officer of a brigade and was also performing the duties of Camp Commandant in Madhya Pradesh. Around ten AM we got the news of attack on Sri Harmandar Sahib. It made me shell shocked. Seeing me...
  10. Admin

    June 1984 - 31 Years Later, Sikhs Remember

    1984 Living History is a project that started last year. A group of young volunteers realized that many people who experienced the events in 1984 are aging and may not be able to tell their stories for much longer. So they started recording people's experiences. They have made a simple format...
  11. IJSingh

    Gurus Guru Arjan & 1984

    The title caught your eye? Good. You might be wondering what the connection between the two is. Guru Arjan’s time was largely in the late 16th and some in the early 17th centuries. How do I hope to link him to 1984, and to what purpose? The Orwellian events of 1984 are now history...
  12. Admin

    SikhRI Kultar’s Mime - A Scream Of Pain. A Cry Of Rage

    “The Sikh Research Institute is excited to launch the play Kultar’s Mime to facilitate conversation on 1984 among masses to invoke Guru Nanak’s sensitivity to suffering, especially in genocidal campaigns,” says Harinder Singh, SikhRI’s CEO. Envisioned and produced by playwrights Sarbpreet Singh...
  13. Admin

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom A Family In India Leaves Home For First Time After 1984 Pogrom

    A family, consisting of a mother and her two children, who witnessed the anti-Sikh pogrom of 1984, stepped out of their house in Moga, Punjab, for the first time in 30 years. The trio - identified as Nirmal Kaur, her daughter Kamaljeet and son Inderpal Singh - were forcibly removed from their...
  14. Tejwant Singh

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom India Bans Film Accused Of Glorifying Indira Gandhi’s Assassination

    India bans film accused of glorifying Indira Gandhi’s assassination <iframe width="599" height="337" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/WW6OGUzEmJM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> By Swati Sharma August 21 at 3:00 PM After protests and a massive uproar over a controversial Indian...
  15. aristotle

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom 1984 Attack On House: Why Did Manmohan Keep Quiet?

    Senior lawyer of Supreme Court and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader HS Phoolka questioned here on Sunday why former prime minister Manmohan Singh had kept quiet about that fact all these years that his house had also been attacked during the 1984 riots against Sikhs in the national capital. In a...
  16. Ishna

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom SFJ To Hold “Sovereignty March” In New York; Sikh Body To Seek UN Enquiry Into June 1984 Human Right

    By Parmjit Singh Published: May 9, 2014 Sikh Siyasat New York, United States (May 09, 2014): It is learnt that US based human rights group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) will submit a complaint to the UN assistant secretary general for Human Rights Ivan Simonovic seeking UN investigation into the...
  17. aristotle

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom Delhi Cops, Govt Colluded During 1984 Genocide, Sting Operation Alleges

    New Delhi: Spelling more trouble for the Congress, a sting operation by Cobrapost has claimed that the Delhi Police acted in connivance with the then state government during the 1984-anti Sikh riots. The sting shows many Delhi Police officers alleging that some top brass officers worked in...
  18. Harry Haller

    India 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: Court Dismisses Plea To Prosecute Cops

    A plea seeking the prosecution of four Delhi Police officers for allegedly destroying the records and files of a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, has been dismissed by a court here saying those documents were not relevant and their preservation was not required. Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau...
  19. spnadmin

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom Where Do Things Stand With SIT Toward Probe Into 1984 Genocide?

    Today brings a number of updates which I include in the 1984 forum rather than the India forum for the sake of the historical record.
  20. K

    India Arvind Kejriwal Demands Special Investigation Of 1984 Sikh Genocide (Updated)

    Arvind Kejriwal demands special investigation team probe into 1984 anti-Sikh riots Arvind Kejriwal has demanded an investigation by the Special Investigation Team into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots that followed the assassination of then prime minister Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards. "I...
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