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  1. spnadmin

    Coalition Of Sikh Gurdwaras Want 2 Jathedars Out

    Coalition of Sikh Gurdwaras Wants 2 Jatahedars Out WSN Network Los Angeles: The Coalition of Gurdwaras of California, and watchdog group Sikhs for Preservation of Sikhism and Sikh Heritage have demanded that the Jathedars of Hazur Sahib and Patna Sahib who consider the entire Dasam Granth as...
  2. spnadmin

    Two Gurus In Gurdwaras. Are We In Denial? (Video)

    Does this sound like there is more than one granth for purposes of teaching the sangat? YouTube- Historic keertan at Hazoor Sahib YouTube- Dasam Granth-Part I YouTube- Hazur sahib jhatka for tilak part1
  3. Admin

    1984 Anti-Sikh Pogrom Gurdwaras Became The First Target, The Last Refuge

    IF turbans have become the ubiquitous symbol of the Sikhs, the gurdwaras are the touchstones of its faith. When Indira Gandhi fell to the bullets of her Sikh security guards, however, they became red flags to hordes of enraged rioters. For the first...
  4. Vikram singh

    Is This The Way Sikh Institutions Work?

    Giddarpindi (Jalandhar) The villagers of Giddarpindi are up in arms against the forced control of Gurdwara Dharmshala Tahli Sahib and Shaheed Udham Singh Public School in the village, by the task force of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. The agitated villagers have collectively declared...
  5. S

    Controversial Clean-Shaven Sikhs Banned From Australian Gurdwaras. Isn't Sikhism Nondenominational?

    Dear Sir of Madame, Recently I read about a ban on clean shaven Sikhs in a Gurdwara in Australia. This got me thinking about how the original message of Guru Nanak is being altered by certain individual interests. It is true that Guru Gobind Singh asked Sikhs not to cut their hair and that is...
  6. spnadmin

    Chardi Kala Jatha In United Kingdom - Multiple Gurdwaras Sahib

    Chardi Katha fans! Please view the new and updated schedule for the days-long performances of Chardi Kala Jatha in the United Kingdom. The SPN Calendar has already noted most of these events, but new ones have been added. Thank you...
  7. S

    Sikh News Guru Nanak's Death Anniversary Observed At Pakistani Gurdwaras (New Kerala)

    By Muhammad Najeeb, Islamabad, Sep 22: Ceremonies marking the 468th death anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, ended with distribution of sweets among pilgrims from across Pakistan and Afghanistan at Gurdwara Punja Sahib in Hasanabdal near here Saturday. More...
  8. S

    Sikh News Guru Nanak's Death Anniversary Observed At Pakistani Gurdwaras (EARTHtimes.org)

    Islamabad, Sep 22 - Ceremonies marking the 468th death anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, ended with distribution of sweets among pilgrims from across Pakistan and Afghanistan at Gurdwara Punja Sahib in Hasanabdal near here Saturday. More...
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    Sikh News Guru Nanak's Death Anniversary Observed At Pakistani Gurdwaras (IANS Via Yahoo! India

    Islamabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Ceremonies marking the 468th death anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, ended with distribution of sweets among pilgrims from across Pakistan and Afghanistan at Gurdwara Punja Sahib in Hasanabdal near here Saturday. More...
  10. spnadmin

    Gurdwara Directory For The United States And Canada

    Please note that the lists of gurdwaras in this thread cannot be considered complete. All the gurdwaras in the US and Canada are not represented because the management committee of a gurdwara must decide to be listed in an Internet directory. So if you are aware of a gurdwara that is not on...
  11. K

    UK Gurdwaras Insult Guru Sahib By Promoting Naamdhari Cult

    UK Gurdwaras Insult Guru Sahib by promoting Naamdhari Cult Wednesday 21st of February 2007 Panthic Weekly News Bureau United Kingdom - Earlier this month, Panthic Weekly exposed (see Naamdharis...
  12. Archived_Member16

    Why Some Gurdwaras Are Failing

    Why Some Gurudwaras Are Failing By SSNews, Lakhvir Singh Khalsa Nov 16, 2006, 16:24 The Hindus have their Mandirs, the Christians their Churches, the Muslims their Mosques and the Sikhs their Gurudwaras. All these congregational centres were meant to unite people of faith and help each...
  13. Randip Singh

    Fools Who Wrangle Over Flesh

    FOOLS WHO WRANGLE OVER FLESH FOREWARD The authors of this paper (one a vegetarian and one meat eating Sikh) wrangled hard with their own common sense which told them, dont be a fool and start wrangling over an issue which our great Gurus dismissed as not worthy of discussion. We did...
  14. drkhalsa

    Shabat Katha? Shabad Kirtan? What Is Going On In Gurdwaras Sahib?

    Taken from http://www.punjabnewsline.com Rababi kirtan can only be revived in India: Bhai Lal Manpreet Kaur Wednesday, 15 March 2006 Manpreet Kaur http://images.google.com/images?q=tbn:9wkBI6QYbtM_4M:www.tribuneindia.com/2004/20041019/pun2.jpg PATIALA: "At the time of...
  15. H

    Murat Pooja In Gurdwaras

    I don't understand it. Many Sikhs are busy visitint the gurdwara sahib and bowing to a book format or the written version of Guru Gian in what we call Shri Guru Granth Sahib, the living Guru. Rare is the person who go up to the palkee and read. Most Amritdharis only read 5 banis and Sukhmani...
  16. H

    Langar And Its Place In Today's Gurdwara

    Being born and raised in Canada and having gone practically one gurdwara regularly in my life I was surprised to find the huge difference in the Langars served at the local gurdwara and the gurdwaras in India. This topic has currently been the topic of a heated discussion at my local gurdwara...
  17. N

    Sikh News Sikh Bodies Condem Attack On Gurdwaras In Britain (Outlook India)

    Several Sikh bodies have condemned the attack on Gurdwaras in Britain in the aftermath of London serial bomb blasts case last week. http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/sikh/SIG=11mb7drbq/*http%3A//www.outlookindia.com/pti_news.asp?id=309806
  18. N

    Sikh News Sikhs Condemn Attack On UK Gurdwaras, Mosques (Greater Kashmir)

    Jammu, July 11: Various Sikh organisations have condemned the attack on Gurdwaras and mosques in London. A meeting of Shrimoni Akali Dal (A ), party was held here to express concern over the recent developments and condemned the attacks...
  19. N

    Sikh News Haryana Govt’s Bill To Manage Sikh Gurdwaras (Deccan Herald)

    The SGPC allege that the bill will dilute its authority and has accused the Congress of having a history of interference in Sikh religious affairs. http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/sikh/SIG=12gvggpjl/*http%3A//www.deccanherald.com/deccanherald/may312005/national1232512005530.asp
  20. N

    Gurdwaras And Youth

    Is it End of a Civilization? Are we witnessing the end of a Civilization? Is our own Sikh civilization slowly self-destructing? Thirty years ago, eminent Sikh Historian Khushwant Singh had predicted that Sikh civilization is in decline and there may be no Sikh left by the year 2000. Was He...
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