Baisakhi celebrated with fervour, gaiety in J&K

A large number of devotees on Tuesday thronged the gurdwaras across Jammu region to mark Baisakhi festival, which was celebrated with great fervour and enthusiasm in the state.

Marathi Sammelan a step towards strengthening national integration: Badal


Ghuman: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday described the three-day 88th Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Sammelan as a step towards strengthening the national integration.

Sikh festival 'Holla Mohalla' begins

The three-day Sikh festival - 'Holla Mohalla' - began on Wednesday at Sri Anandpur Sahib near here with a large number of devotees thronging the birth place of Guru Gobind Singh to pay their obeisance.

Devotees celebrate Guru Gobind Singh's 'Parkash Purb'

 Braving dense fog and freezing cold, thousands of devotees thronged Gurdwaras across the state this morning to participate in the celebrations of birth anniversary of the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh.

'Chaar Sahibzade' to be screened at a suburban movie theatre
'Chaar Sahibzade' to be screened at a suburban movie theatre

A special screening of the 3D animated movie 'Chaar Sahibzade' has been organised by the city-based Sikh community on the occasion of 'Gurupurab' of Guru Gobind Singh (birthday of the tenth guru of Sikhs) in December, organisers of the event said.

Guru Gobind Singh epitomised ultimate courage: PM Modi

On the occasion of the birth anniversary celebrations of the tenth Sikh Guru, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tributes to Guru Gobind Singh saying his life and ideals inspire eternally.

'Chaar Sahibzaade' tax free in Uttarakhand
'Chaar Sahibzaade' tax free in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand government today announced exemption of entertainment tax on 'Chaar Sahibzaade', which is an animation movie based on the life of four sons of tenth Sikh Guru Gobind Singh.

Rs 600 crore from NRIs, others for Guru Gobind Singh's birthplace

Hundreds of NRIs and businessmen from across India will contribute a whopping Rs 600 crore to develop the birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th guru of the Sikhs, on the lines of the Golden Temple in Amritsar, ahead of the guru's 350th birth anniversary in 2017.

Group clash in Guru Harmandir Saheb, 3 injured

Three persons were injured on Tuesday when two groups clashed over appointment of an `outsider` as additional chief Granthi of the Takht Harmandir Saheb Sikh shrine in old Patna area, police said.

Guru Gobind Singh`s 348th birth anniversary being observed

The Sikh community is celebrating the 348th birth anniversary of their tenth and final guru, Guru Gobind Singh, across the country on Tuesday.

NHRC seeks report on alleged exam centre goof-up by IP

The National Human Rights Commission sought a report from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University over an alleged goof-up involving an examination centre.

`Chaar Sahibzaade` to release in foreign languages

Harry Baweja says his Punjabi 3D animation film ‘Chaar Sahibzaade’, on Guru Gobind Singh and his sons, will also release in foreign languages.

‘Parkash Purab’ of saint soldier Guru Gobind Singh today

Gurudwaras across the country and the world wore a festive look on Friday on the occasion of the 347th ‘Parkash Purab’ of Guru Gobind Singh ji.

Shaheedi Jor Mela to begin from December 25

The`Shaheedi Jor Mela`, which is organised here annually to mark the martyrdom of the two younger sons of Guru Gobind Singh, is set to commence from December 25.

Baisakhi – The birth of Khalsa

Baisakhi, the festival of harvesting the Rabi crop, is known as `Khalsa Sirjana Diwas`.

Baisakhi – The birth of Khalsa

Baisakhi, the festival of harvesting the Rabi crop, is known as `Khalsa Sirjana Diwas`.