into the Sikh
faith: "This custom, therefore, the Jats must have
On Thursday, the Sikh
yatrees will visit Gurudawara Dera Sahib here and visit their religious sacred places.
MPA Arora, who presented the bill in the assembly, claimed that "Pakistan [will be] the only country in the world that would register Sikh
marriages" once the bill is passed.
Each union council shall grant a license to one or more persons for the purposes of entering and registering Sikh
marriages in the marriage registry.
They are in fact diminishing the respect of the Sikh
Gurus who dedicated their lives to upholding human rights, freedom and justice throughout India and not just in Punjab.
New Delhi had asked delegation to exclude Canadian Sikh
ministers suspected of sympathizing with extremist Sikh
groups, but Ottawa refused to exclude them.
Rai has faced opposition from sections of the Sikh
community in Canada.
Sikhism, founded in fifteenth century Punjab on the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev and ten successive Sikh
Gurus (the last one being the sacred text Guru Granth Sahib), is the fifth-largest organized religion in the world.
Indian Government is responsible for the June 1984 military invasion of Sri Harmandir Sahib; genocidal violence against Sikhs
in November 1984; and decade long extra judicial killing of Sikhs
in Punjab," states the resolution read by Himmat Singh, the Coordinator of SCCEC, before a Sikh
gathering at a Gurdwara in Richmond Hill, New York, according to the press release.
Talking to media persons, ETPB Deputy Secretary Shrines Imran Gondal said Jan 5 is a special day in the Sikh
faith as it marks the birth anniversary of the tenth guru.
Wearing colourful dresses, the Sikh
pilgrims also performed their religious rites there.
8226; Sardar Ramesh Singh Khalsa - Pakistan Sikh
Council (Pakistan) - Sikhs