Akal Takht, the highest temporal body of the Sikhs, has ruled that the Guru Granth Sahib cannot be kept in homes which have bars or where tobacco or intoxicants are consumed.
The main building of Gurdwara Sahib of Gobind Ghat in Uttarakhand is safe and none of the `Birs` of Guru Granth Sahib were lost due to rains.
The Sikh devotees from India wanted to attend the birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev at the Nankana Sahib Gurudwara in Pakistan.
Members of the Sikh community prayed for the six worshippers who were killed in the shootout inside the Gurdwara last Sunday.
At least 17 copies of holy Guru
Granth Sahib were burnt Tuesday after a fire broke out in
Gurdwara Baba Hamir Singh at Janer village, about 10 kms from
here, following a short circuit, police said.
Sikhs living in Western countries will no longer have to wait for the supply of the Guru Granth Sahib, as the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has given its nod to the printing of the holy text in the US and Canada.
Day in Pics: 29th November
Showbiz World - November 29, 2014