Sacrilege’ in gurdwara by wild bears irks Akal Takht
Yudhvir Rana, TNN - Jul 9, 2012, 12.44AM IST
AMRITSAR: The Akal Takht, the supreme temporal seat of the Sikhs, is faced with a Himalayan challenge — how to stop wild bears from entering the Hemkund Sahib Gurdwara in Uttarakhand.
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