Joyce Pettigrew points out that the distinctively Sikh
Yatrees had come to Nankana Sahib on Tuesday night from Panja Sahib, Hasan Abdal where they stayed for one night.
According to the bill, a marriage ceremony, or Anand Karaj - which is defined as "the lawful union of a Sikh
male and Sikh
female" - will be performed in accordance with the religious practices as permitted in the Sikh
religious text Guru Granth Sahib.
It also upholds that all marriages between Sikh
persons, whether solemnised before or after this law is passed, shall be registered with the relevant union council.
He said that these self-proclaimed leaders acting as greater visionaries than the Sikh
Gurus, were damaging the interests and respect of Sikhs
across the world.
What really worries the Indian government is the prospect of Sikhs
in Britain, Canada and the US getting into positions of power and challenging the abuse of Sikh
civil rights in India.
Parminder Bal, a former International Sikh
Youth Federation (ISYF) functionary based at Slough in the UK who was denied the ETA in recent years, said: "There were three factions of the ISYF.
Despite tensions between India and Pakistan, Sikh
Yatris are regularly visiting Pakistan, as Pakistan has eased visa restrictions for them.
Pannun said that the presence and participation of Indian diplomats in Gurdwaras cause the members of the persecuted Sikh
community to relive the same trauma yet again.
The Pakistan Sikh
Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) made the necessary arrangements for the event.
pilgrims also distributed sweets and Lungar there.
Panth Rattan Bhai Sahiba Bibiji Inderjit Kaur, PHD is the Chief Religious Minister of Sikh
Dharma International and the wife of late Yogi Bhajan.
Broadcasting regulator Ofcom said it had received a complaint about a film titled "Misused Trust" and aired on the Birmingham-based cable TV Sikh
Members of the global Sikh
charity Basics of Sikhi have flown from London to help the local Sikh
community educate local people about the Sikh
Summary: Members lauded the efforts of the museum administration for properly preserving heritage of the Sikh