Friday, Feb 03, 2023

Akal Takht Jathedar


Bandi Chhor Diwas: Akal Takht Jathedar hits out at ‘so-called pastors’ preaching ‘pakhandwad’

October 26, 2022 9:01 am

In his message on the occasion of “Bandi Chhor Diwas” on Monday, Singh also raised the issue of Sikh political prisoners (Bandi Singhs).

Alleged forced conversions: Akal Takht Jathedar meets with church representatives

September 08, 2022 6:21 am

Along with Kesgarh Sahib Jathedar Giani Raghubir Singh, he met representatives of Masihi Maha Sabha Punjab, Catholic Church of India, Church of North India, Diocese of Jalandhar at Akal Takht secretariat to discuss the issue of alleged forced conversions of Sikhs to Christianity.

Forced conversion to Christianity is on, need law in Punjab: Akal Takht Jathedar

September 01, 2022 7:06 am

Claims 'missionaries funded by foreign forces' converting poor Sikhs, Hindus; says upto the community to demand anti-conversion law

Punjab Cong chief questions Akal Takht Jathedar's 'fascination for weaponising' Sikhs: 'will breed mistrust'

June 07, 2022 11:19 am

Warring said, “I wonder what message he (Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh) is trying to give to the world in general and the Sikh community in particular.”

Centre gives Akal Takht Jathedar ‘Z’ category cover, he turns it down

June 04, 2022 12:08 am

The Jathedar was one of 424 people —including singer and Congress politician Sidhu Moosewala — whose security was pruned by the AAP government in Punjab on May 28. Even though it was later restored, the Jathedar refused to accept it.

Will decide on accepting Z+ security after official intimation: Akal Takht Jathedar

June 03, 2022 5:25 pm

Earlier Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh had refused when the Punjab government offered to restore his security when a controversy erupted after it was halved on May 28.

Calls to phase the harmonium out from Gurmat Sangeet ignore a rich history

May 24, 2022 9:10 am

The harmonium is Indian. How can one forget the day when it sat next to melody queen Lata Mangeshkar as she sang “Aye mere watan ke logon”, while a nation and its then prime minister wept?

Unity call by Akal Takht Jathedar meant to help Badals, says Dal Khalsa

March 21, 2022 6:03 am

They said there was a dire need to make the Akali Dal accountable and transparent before the Panth and Punjab and for that complete overhauling of is structure was mandatory.

Akal Takht Jathedar thanks PM Modi for 'neutralising crisis looming over Sikhs'

November 19, 2021 4:27 pm

Giani Harpreet Singh said certain groups were trying to portray the farmers’ agitation as a Sikh vs Indian govt or Sikh vs Hindu issue and trying to create communal divide. The PM’s move has defused such threats, Singh said.

Sarbat Khalsa-appointed Jathedar not satisfied with Capt's answers, asks him to appear in person

November 11, 2021 9:18 am

However, Mand said he is not satisfied with the ex-CM's answers, adding that he has given the latter more time to provide an explanation.