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10-Jan-2017 S.A.S.Nagar (Mohali)/Anandpur Sahib/Sahnewal/Ludhiana

Punjab needs a honest government, AAP is the last hope : Manish Sisodia

Manish Sisodia Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi today said that Punjab was passing through a difficult phase and it needs a honest and responsive government to make it a prosperous state.Addressing a series of election meetings at Mohali, Anandpur Sahib, Sahenwal...

25-Nov-2016 Sri Anandpur Sahib (Rupnagar)

CM Dedicates Second Phase Of Prestigious Virasat-E-Khalsa To The Nation

The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today dedicated the second phase of prestigious Virasat-e-Khalsa to the nation.Disclosing this here today a spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that the second phase of this historic monument...

18-Jul-2016 Sri Anandpur Sahib

CM Cautions People To Beware Of Anti-Sikh And Anti-Punjab Forces

Terming that danger was looming large on the state in general and Sikhs in particular, the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today cautioned the Punjabis to beware of anti-Punjab and anti-Sikh forces that were trying to grab power in the state.Addressing...

14-Jul-2016 Anandpur Sahib

Kashmir Killings:Youth Akali Dal Amritsar stages protest in Punjab

While denouncing civilian killings in Kashmir, Youth Akali Dal Amritsar, the youth wing of Shiromani Akali Dali Thursday staged a peaceful protest at Anandpur Sahib .The protest was led by President Shiromani Akali Dal Simran Singh Jeet Maan. The party Chief...

29-Mar-2016 Amritsar

Capt Amarinder asks party cadres to be battle ready

Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh today asked the party cadres to be battle-ready for the elections as these could be announced anytime. He also announced the two ruling families of the Badals and the Majithias, who looted and...

23-Mar-2016 Anandpur Sahib (Punjab)

Thousands throng Anandpur Sahib for Hola Mohalla

Thousands of devotees converged on this Sikh holy town on Wednesday to take part in the Hola Mohalla festival of Sikhs.It was a virtual sea of humanity of men, women and children near the main shrine, Takht Keshgarh Sahib, which holds significance in Sikhism.The...

06-Oct-2015 Anandpur Sahib

Sikh shrine head injured as priest attacks him

The Jathedar (head) of the Takht Keshgarh Sahib at Anandpur Sahib, the second most important shrine in Sikh religion after the Golden Temple (Harmandar Sahib), was injured when a 'granthi' (priest) attacked him with a sharp-edged weapon on Tuesday, police...

19-Jun-2015 Anandpur Sahib (Punjab)

Rajnath Singh praises Sikhs for promoting secularism

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday praised the Khalsa Panth, the Sikh community, for promoting secularism and the cultural heritage of the country.Addressing a gathering at the conclusion of the three-day celebrations of the 350th anniversary of the...

19-Jun-2015 Sri Anandpur Sahib

Parkash Singh Badal Terms SAD As Votary Of ‘Unite And Rule’

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said that the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) was the only party in the country which was a staunch votary of ‘unite and rule’ by dispelling the image of political outfits so far, which believed in the policy of ‘divide...

18-Jun-2015 Anandpur Sahib

81-ft Sikh military emblem a hit among tourists

An 81-feet Sikh military emblem in this Punjab town is quite a hit among the devotees and tourists, officials said on Thursday.Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal accompanied by his daughter-in-law and union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur on Wednesday...

17-Jun-2015 Sri Anandpur Sahib

“Khanda” Becomes A Hit On Social Media

An 81-feet high “Khanda” made of stainless steel and installed at Panj Piara Park in Sri Anandpur Sahib has become hit on social media. The “Khanda” was dedicated to the humanity in the presence of Chief Minister Mr Parkash Singh Badal today. It has also...

17-Jun-2015 Sri Anandpur Sahib/ Rupnagar

Dharmik Darshan Yatra Given Warm Send Off Towards Sri Kiratpur Sahib

Punjab government and Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee’s (SGPC) collaborative initiative Dharmik Darshan Yatra is creating religious awakening in people from different sections of society and has especially helped the youngsters to associate themselves...

05-Jun-2015 Anandpur Sahib

All-white affair as Anandpur turns 350

As the summer heat sweeps the plains of Punjab in scorching June, the Sikh religious town of Anandpur Sahib is all set to mark its 350th birthday with an all-white spread.The Punjab government has unveiled grandiose plans for the occasion. From painting...

06-Mar-2015 Anandpur Sahib (Punjab)

Thousands converge in Punjab for 'Hola Mohalla'

Tens of thousands of devotees converged in this Sikh holy town on Friday to offer prayers at Gurdwara Keshgarh Sahib during "Hola Mohalla" celebrations which coincides with the Holi festival.All roads towards this holy town, which is home to the second most...

05-Mar-2015 Anandpur Sahib

Hola Mohalla: Punjab's rich and colourful tradition

A day assigned for mock battles for his troops by the 10th guru of Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh, has come to be the symbol of Punjab's own rich religious and cultural tradition. The festival of 'Hola Mohalla', as it is known, takes place this weekend in this...

06-May-2014 Anandpur Sahib (Punjab)

Punjab minister cleans shoes, utensils for religious atonement

Punjab's powerful Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia Tuesday cleaned shoes, washed utensils and listened to religious hymns at the Takht Keshgarh Sahib here as part of religious penance.Majithia, a senior Akali Dal leader, was last Thursday (May 1) ordered...

06-May-2014 Anandpur Sahib

Majithia Performs Sewa at Sri Keshgarh Sahib as a Humble Sikh

Punjab Revenue Minister and Senior Akali leader Bikram Singh Majithia today performed Sewa (Volunteer service) at Takhat Sri Keshgarh Sahib as a humble Sikh. He dusted the shoes, washed the utensils and listened to the Gurbani Kirtan inside the vast campus...

17-Mar-2014 Anandpur Sahib (Punjab)

Lakhs converge at Anandpur Sahib for Hola Mohalla

Lakhs of devotees converged Monday at Gurdwara Keshgarh Sahib here in Punjab to be part of the Hola Mohalla celebrations which coincide with the Holi festival.People offered prayers and were later part of the Hola Mohalla procession and celebrations at the...

10-Jan-2014 Sri Anandpur Sahib

CM Inaugurates Two Days Punjabi Pravasi Sammellan

Giving a clarion call to the Punjabi Diaspora settled across the globe, the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today sought their whole hearted cooperation and support to transform the state’s economy to emerge it as a frontrunner state in the world.Addressing...

31-Jul-2013 Sri Anandpur Sahib

Punjab CM Pays Homage To Giani Tarlochan Singh Ji

The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today expressed profound grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Jathedar Takht Sri Keshgarh Sahib  Giani Tarlochan Singh Ji , who passed away late last night here at his residence following a massive heart...

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