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  1. IJSingh

    A Very Human Tragedy By I.J. Singh

    A Very Human Tragedy I.J. Singh Let me tell you a simple but true tale of woe. I leave out any hint of the location simply because it is true. We Sikhs now have almost 200 gurduaras in North America. Who runs them in our name? Who takes care of them and who provides the basic religious service...
  2. S

    Women As Granthi Or Keertaniya

    Waheguru ji ka Khalsa Waheguru ji ki Fateh, In our Panth, there is no discrimination between men and women. I have seen that in almost all Historical and main Gurdwaras, we do not find any women granthi or keertaniya. Why ?:tablakudi:
  3. spnadmin

    UK Surrey Man Appears On 'Regis And Kelly' With Longest Beard

    SURREY - Surrey Sikh priest Sarwan Singh appeared on the Regis and Kelly show in New York on Tuesday to show millions of television viewers his beard. At eight feet two and a half inches long, his is believed to be the longest beard in the world. Singh serves as high priest of Guru Nanak...
  4. Archived_Member16

    Rape Accused Granthi Should Be Hanged: SGPC

    Accused granthi should be hanged: SGPC Charu Chhibber Tribune News Service Ludhiana, July 29 Shocked at the alleged rape of a minor girl by a granthi on the premises of a local gurdwara, the SGPC has demanded capital punishment for the accused. Talking to The Tribune, SGPC president...
  5. Admin

    A Day In The Life Of A Granthi

    A Day in the Life of a Granthi by MERVYN DYKES There is a house of worship in Palmerston North (New Zealand) that never closes and for its caretakers - "granthis" - their long day begins at night. Long before dawn, the granthi starts his spiritual duties at the gurdwara...
  6. AdsKhalsa

    Sikh News Granthi Caught Watching Porn Clips In Gurdwara

    LUDHIANA: In an incident that shocked gurdwara goers on Tuesday, a granthi (Sikh priest) was caught watching clips of a porn film on his mobile phone that was hidden under the table on which he had kept the scripture. The granthi, who managed to run away after his transgression was noticed...
  7. A

    ‘Golden Jubilee’ Sack For Granthi

    Very sad, he had a very good manner of reciting... Amritsar, June 25 The SGPC today sacked Giani Mohan Singh, additional head granthi of the Golden Temple, for celebrating golden jubilee of his wedding in violation of the Sikh code. He is the oldest employee of the committee who had also...
  8. Sherab

    Sikh News Head Granthi Of Sri Harminder Sahib

    Prerna 2007, Sri Harmandir Sahib Head Granthi Gurbachan Singh being honored by pro-RSS members!!!! THIS MUST BE STOPPED!!
  9. Astroboy

    Sikh Missionary Correspondence Course

    (Source: Sikh Missionary College Correspondence Course) Sikhism is a Universal Faith. All thinkers & philosophers who have done a comparative study of different religions thought the world, have come to this conclusion that Sikhism is the only religion which can bring lasting peace to the...
  10. K

    Dasam Granth Knowledge Now Pre-condition For Granthi's Job

    http://worldsikhnews.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=917&Itemid=399 Dasam Granth knowledge now pre-condition for Granthi's job Written by J Singh Thursday, August 09, 2007 Amritsar: In a development which is likely to bring the opponents and proponents of the...
  11. K

    Sikh News Granthi Ji Of The Dhaka Gurudwara Wins Hearts In Muslim Bangladesh

    News from the Dhaka Sikh Gurudwara, Bangladesh DHAKA - Practicing what he preaches has won Sikh priest Bhai Piara Singh many admirers in Dhaka, the capital of overwhelming Muslim Bangladesh. Singh came to Bangladesh eight years ago from India to head the main Gurdwara, or Sikh temple, in...
  12. Tejwant Singh

    To Be A Granthi - A Calling Or A Curse?

    Lets not blame the Granthis who most of the times become Granthis after starting as apprentices. They memorize the Paath by heart at early age, ala Muslim madrasas, where enunciation has the front seat and comprehension the back bench. They listen to the fairy tales carved by thier 'teachers'...
  13. Arvind

    Punj Granthi

    Does Anyone know more about this? http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=356&item=3738970772&rd=1 Thanks.