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By Removing ‘Sikh (Khalistani) Extremism’ Canadian Govt. Corrects Its Own Mistake: Dal Khalsa

Dal Khalsa and its youth wing Sikh Youth of Punjab (SYP) welcome the removal of "Sikh (Khalistani) Extremism" reference in the Canada Public Safety Report 2018. This correction of mistake by the Canadian government was a victory of lobbying and diplomatic efforts of Sikh Canadians and Diaspora, said leaders of both the groups.

SGPC Agrees to Send Jatha to Pakistan on Sher-E-Punjab Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Barsi

SGPC has reportedly decided to send a Sikh jatha to Pakistan to observe the Barsi (death anniversary) of Sher-E-Punjab Maharaja Ranjit Singh.

Dal Khalsa Releases Original Version Of Nanakshahi Calendar At Hoshiarpur

The pro-freedom party of the Sikhs, Dal Khalsa while sticking to the original version of Nanakshahi calendar adopted in 2003, released the copy of current year Samat 550.

Pity That Disgraced & Rejected Jathedar’s Are Passing Sermons: Dal Khalsa

Sticking to original Nanakshahi calendar adopted in April 2003, the Dal Khalsa has resolved that they would be observing the Gurpurab of

Dal Khalsa urges SGPC to Bring Damdami Taksal and Dhadrianwale to Table and Resolve Differences

Observing that the credibility and authority of Sikh institutions, including SGPC, have been undermined and compromised due to the dabbling of corrupt politics of SAD (Badal), the Dal Khalsa expressed serious concern over the lingering animosity between Damdami Taksal and Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwala and unresolved Nanakshahi calendar issue.

SGPC Jatha Denied Visas to visit Pakistan for observing Shaheedi Gurpurab as MEA did not grant clearance

In the midst of on going bilateral tensions between India and Pakistan, the Sikh Jatha from Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) will not travel

Dal Khalsa Releases Orignal Nanakshahi Calender (Samvat 549) From Shri Akal Takhat Sahib

In a meticulous attempt to step up its campaign to restore the original Nanakshahi Calendar, the pro-freedom Sikh party Dal Khalsa launched the year 549 calendar

Sikh bodies mark Gurpurab of Guru Ram Dass Ji as per Original Nanakshahi Calendar

Panthic Talmel Sangathan and Akal Purakh Ki Fauj celebrated Parkash Gurpurab of Guru Ram Dass Ji today in accordance with the original Nanakshahi Calendar.

SYP to mark Guru Granth Sahib Prakash Dihara on Sept. 1 as per ‘Original’ Nanakshahi Calendar

Commemorating the 412th anniversary of first parkash of Guru Granth Sahib as per the original version of Nanakshahi calendar, the Sikh Youth of Punjab (SYP) will organize a conference on Sep 1 at Tanda.

Sikh Youth of Punjab marks Shaheedi Gurpurb of Guru Arjan Dev Ji as per ‘Nanakshahi’

To commemorate the martyrdom day of fifth Guru Arjan Dev as per original Nanakshahi calendar, the Dal Khalsa’s youth wing -Sikh Youth of Punjab (SYP) organized a seminar titled Martyrdom-then and now here today.

Australian Prime Minister and Vic Premier sends message on Nanakshahi New Year

Australian Prime Minister Mr. Malcolm Turnbull has congratulated the Sikh Community worldwide on the start of 548th Sikh or Nanakshahi New Year.

PSGPC raises Nanakshahi Calendar as rider to handing over Kartarpur Sahib Kar Seva to SGPC

A day after making an announcement to hand over the ‘kar sewa’ of Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib to the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhdak Committee (SGPC), the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) has clarified that there were certain pre-conditions to the handing over of the Kar Seva. PSGPC said that the SGPC needs to fulfil these condition before getting the ‘kar sewa’.

Sikh Jatha reaches Lahore to mark martyrdom anniversary of Guru Arjan Ji

Unimpressed by arguments of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee continues to follow 'original' version of Nanakshahi Calendar.

Hold Sarbat Khalsa at Nankana Sahib on Nanakshahi Calendar issue: Sarna

Shiromani Akali Dal (Delhi) led by Sarna Brothers of Delhi has said that a “Sarbar Khalsa” should be convened at Nankana Sahib to sort out Nanakshahi Calendar controversy.

Nanakshahi Calendar Row: SGPC Jatha denied visas by Pakistan; PSGPC to mark Shaeedi Gurpurb on June 16

Nanakshahi Calendar row has clouded the aspirations of some of the Sikh devotees to observe martyrdom anniversary of Guru Arjan Ji at the place of his martyrdom in Lahore as the Pakistan High Commission has denied visas to SGPC Jatha.

Nanakshahi Calendar Issue: SGPC warns Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has asked Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) to start following amended version of Nanakshahi Calendar. In a written statement issued from Amritsar, SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar advised Pak Gurdwara panel to “follow directives of Akal Takht Sahib”.

Committee on Nanakshahi Calendar issue put on back burner

Committees constituted to 'sort out' Nanakshahi Calendar issue and to prepare the draft for norm regarding appointment, retirement and jurisdiction of Jathedars of Sikh Takhats, have been put in cold storage.

Sikh groups release Nanakshahi calendar in Frankfurt (Germany)

Frankfurt: Local committee of Gurudwara Sikh Center Frankfurt organized a Gurmat Samagam dedicated to ‘Khalsa Pragat Dihara’ in which Sikh from various places participated in ...

Dal Khalsa releases unammended version of Nanakshahi Calendar

The Dal Khalsa today released the original version of the Nanakshahi calendar at a Gurdwara built in memory of June 1984 martyrs within the premises of Darbar Sahib putting the SGPC in a spot.

Sikh diaspora bodies oppose move to replace Nanakshahi Calendar

Jalandhar, Punjab: Sikh organizations across the globe stands divided on the issue of amendments to the Nanakshahi Calendar. Whereas the SGPC has reportedly reverted back to Bikrami Calendar (a lunar calendar) this year, various Sikh organizations, majority of which comprises Sikh diaspora bodies, have taken a stand in favor of 'original' Nanakshahi calendar (a solar calendar).

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