Golden Temple

Amritsar group can get foreign funds for 'langar'

The Centre on Wednesday allowed an Amritsar-based association to receive foreign funds to assist to devotees of Golden Temple with food and other facilities.

published on : 10th September 2020

This software engineer has recreated Amritsar Golden Temple using pen refills

A native of Dharmavaram, Andhra Pradesh, Sreenivasulu began making miniature house models using marriage invitation cards at a tender age.

published on : 17th August 2020

Prasad and langar served in Golden Temple, other gurdwaras in defiance of Centre's norms

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC) president Gobind Singh Longowal said, "Maryada is not considered complete without serving langar (community kitchen) and deg (prasad)"

published on : 8th June 2020

Pro-Khalistan slogans raised at Golden Temple on Operation Blue Star anniversary

'Parallel Jathedar' of Akal Takht Dhian Singh Mand, who entered the premises with the Mann-led group, addressed the gathering.

published on : 6th June 2020

Every Sikh wants Khalistan, says Akal Takht priest on Operation Bluestar anniversary

Ardas and kirtan were performed at the Takht in memory of those killed in Operation Bluestar.

published on : 6th June 2020

Canadian PM Trudeau, family pay obeisance at Golden temple wearing traditional Punjabi clothes

Trudeau and his family landed at the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport here from Mumbai and headed straight for the shrine to offer prayers.

published on : 21st February 2018

'Kar sewa' begin to set up martyrs' gallery at Operation Blue Star Memorial near Golden Temple 

300 photographs of martyrs including Jarnail Singh Bhindrawale, Shubeg Singh, Thara Singh and others would be placed in the gallery.

published on : 7th July 2017

Ghosts of Operation Blue Star stir in Punjab’s politics

There’s a move to commemorate militants slain in the 1984 operation by the Indian Army in the Golden Temple Complex.

published on : 4th July 2017

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee rolls out red carpet for Canadian minister Harjit Sajjan at Golden Temple

SGPC president Kripal Singh Badungar was also present when the minister reached the shrine and he presented the visiting dignitary with a ‘siropa’, sword and a memento.

published on : 20th April 2017