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  1. dalvindersingh grewal

    Pilgrim To Nankana Sahib And Othr Gurdwaras In Pakistan

    Pilgrim to Nankana Sahib and other Gurdwaras in Pakistan Dr D S Grewal Searching for the imprints of footprints of Guru Nanak for upgrading my book on Travels of Guru Nanak I had just concluded my visit to Sri Lanka and published a series on Sikh Net and Sikh Philosophy Net when S.Gurbachan...
  2. Ishna

    Brisbane Gurdwara

    I went to pay my respects at Brisbane Gurdwara (Australia) this morning. It's a different Gurdwara in that the front door is about 5 metres away from Guru Sahib. It is also the first Gurdwara I've visited that gives karah prashad when you just go to matha tek and there is nothing else going on...
  3. Harkiran Kaur

    Rehat Followed By These Gurdwaras In Kashmir?

    I need to know if anyone can tell me which if any of these Gurdwaras are not run by Sants and/or would go by the basic SGPC Rehet Maryada? I am trying to see if can do Amrit this trip, but I don't want to end up doing it at a damdami taksal or AKJ or other jatha with more restrictive RM...
  4. aristotle

    S Asia Temples, Gurdwaras Targeted In Pakistan Over Alleged Blasphemy

    Karachi: Angry mob attempted to set ablaze Hindu temples and Sikh gurdwaras in a southwestern Pakistan province over alleged desecration of a holy book in Sindh, local media reported on Sunday. Security personnel in the restive Balochistan province ensured that no damage was done to religious...
  5. spnadmin

    USA Comcast-NBC Is Looking For Videos Of Sikhs In America: At Gurdwaras, Bowling, On A Motorbike, Volunt

    Comcast-NBC is looking for videos of Sikhs in America: at gurdwaras, bowling, on a motorbike, volunteering By Deepak Chitnis http://www.americanbazaaronline.com/2014/02/25/comcast-nbc-looking-videos-sikhs-america-gurdwaras-bowling-motorbike-volunteering/ WASHINGTON, DC: A casting call...
  6. aristotle

    S Asia Sikhs Want Nawaz Sharif To Help Save Pakistan Gurdwaras

    A group of Sikh academics and politicians from Britain want Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to protect historic Sikh shrines in Pakistan. In a joint letter to Sharif, House of Lords member Ajit Singh who is a professor at Cambridge, Virinder Kalra of the University of Manchester, Swaran Singh...
  7. SaintSoldier1699

    Controversial No Gay Marriages, Gurdwaras Across World Told

    http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/No-Gay-Marriages-Gurdwaras-across-World-Told/2013/12/16/article1947274.ece By Harpreet Bajwa - CHANDIGARH Published: 16th December 2013 07:30 AM Last Updated: 16th December 2013 08:18 AM Akal Takht, the supreme temporal seat of Sikhs, has directed all...
  8. aristotle

    S Asia Pak Gurdwaras Not To Organise Nagar Kirtans This Year

    A minority Sikh member of the provincial Assembly of Punjab in Pakistan on Tuesday met the Akal Takht jathedar at the Golden Temple here and requested him to visit the neighbouring country at the earliest to take stock of the problems faced by the Sikh community there. Ramesh Singh Arora, a...
  9. R

    Italy And France Gurdwaras

    folks i'm trying to find gurdwaras in rome and florence and got a website but tried calling them and nobody answered. Previously, I've been to addresses and found nothing. Is there an official source which maintains phone numbers and maybe even email addresses of the gurdwaras around the...
  10. Archived_Member16

    World Gurdwaras In Pakistan Observe Sikh Environment Day

    Gurdwaras in Pakistan observe Sikh Environment Day ZEE NEWS - March 16, 2013 Washington: For the first time, 35 gurdwaras in Pakistan mainly in Sindh and Balochistan, and in Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of Guru Nanak, joined Sikh institutions in India and abroad in observing Sikh...
  11. J

    Sects Kuka Sikhs

    Is it okay to call Namdhari Sikhs, Kukas? कुका (Devanagari) ਕੁਕਾ (Gurmukhi) كُكا (Shamukhi/Urdu) I heard them (the Kukas) use this word before to refer to themselves. I just want to make sure it is okay for me to use as a guest. Also, can I refer to a Namdhari Sikh place of worship as...
  12. spnadmin

    An American Turned Sikh To Restore Ancient Gurdwaras

    American-turned-Sikh to restore ancient gurudwaras http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/12/sikh-art_n_1761653.html#slide=1357063 Smriti Malaviya, Hindustan Times An American-turned-Sikh has vowed to restore all the Sikh shrines in India and Nepal visited by Guru Nanak Dev Saheb to...
  13. J

    Learn Punjabi Shahmukhi (شاہ مکھی) Not Used At The Gurdwaras In Pakistan?

    Even the online photos of the Gurdwara Janam Asthan in Pakistan show only Gurmukhi (ਗੁਰਮੁਖੀ) writing on the outside. TheShri Guru Granth Sahib is written in Gurmukhi at all the Gurdwaras (all countries) (this was what I was told from a Khalsa who seemed to know what he was talking about). So...
  14. spnadmin

    Save The Historical Gurdwaras In Pakistan

    If you click and download the pdf file, you can take a journey on a heritage trail of gurdwaras that have historical importance. Enjoy this journey on facebook too! https://www.facebook.com/savethegurdwaras
  15. IJSingh

    At A Crossroads, Granthis And Gurdwaras

    At a Crossroads: Granthis & Gurdwaras http://www.sikhnn.com/views/granthis-and-gurdwaras by I.J. SINGH A granthi at a gurdwara was caught in a vortex – a psychologically downward spiral of loneliness, depression, alcohol abuse and hopelessness – so severe that he recently committed suicide...
  16. Archived_Member16

    India Sukhbir's Over-ambitious Request To Pak: Hand Over Gurdwaras To SGPC

    Sukhbir's over-ambitious request to Pak: Hand over gurdwaras to SGPC Friday, November, 09 2012 - 13:27 LAHORE: Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab Sukhbir Badal during his visit to Pakistan requested the authorities to hand over the management and control of gurdwaras located in Pakistan to...
  17. Archived_Member16

    USA Convert US Gurdwaras Into Shelter Homes: AGPC In Wake Of Sandy

    Convert US Gurdwaras into shelter homes: AGPC in wake of Sandy Tuesday, October, 30 2012 - 07:33 AMRITSAR: As the storm Sandy hits the East Coast bringing with it fears of devastation, American Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (AGPC) today appealed all the Sikh Gurdwaras to lend hands to the...
  18. namjiwankaur

    Live Streaming From Gurdwaras

    Sat Sri Akal Is there a website where I can go see live streaming (and also recorded) services at Gurdwaras? J. peacesignkaur
  19. Archived_Member16

    India Takhat Jathedars To Further Discuss Caste Based Gurdwaras

    Takhat Jathedars to Further Discuss Caste Based Gurdwaras By: Sikh24 Editors AMRITSAR SAHIB (July 12, 2012)–After having issued a Hukamnama from Sri Akal Takhat, it seems the leadership of the Five Takhats is set to work on freeing Gurdwaras from the clutches of the caste system. A meeting...
  20. findingmyway

    Politics Occupy Sikhi, 6/6/12 Occupy Our Gurdwaras

    This is an interesting campaign and I would be interested in your thoughts....... http://sikhanonymous.wordpress.com/2012/05/30/occupy-sikhi-6612-occupy-our-gurdwaras/ Background info:- http://sikhanonymous.wordpress.com/2012/04/23/spring-cleaning-part-1-gurudwara-management-committees/...
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