Panth Sewak Jatha Doaba is holding a series of samagams to commemorate the 100 years of Babbar Akali Movement. Seventh samagam under this series was held at Jhander Kalan (District Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, Nawanshehr) on 5th of May 2022. Speaking during this occasion Bhai Mandhir Singh discussed the uniqueness of the history of Babbar Akali Movement.
Sikh Youth Wing, Bangalore organised a seminar on "Concerns of Sikhs in Indian Subcontinent with Panth and Punjab" at Auditorium, Sri Guru Harkrishan High School, Bangalore on 27 January 2019. This is ful video recording of speech of Parmjeet Singh during this seminar.
A recently released report has recommend revocation of "sole, exclusive and absolute" rights of PTC Network over Gurbani broadcast from Sri Harmandar Sahib, Sri Amritsar. The report says that no single channel or network can establish monopoly over Gurbani broadcast as Gurbani is Sarab-Sanjhai (common) and there should be a Sangati (community based) broadcasting system.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee has clarified that no approval is granted to "Supreme Motherhood" movie. SGPC has demanded ban on release of this controversial movie.
A Committee formed by the Sikh Sangat to examine the entire gamut of issues relating to the broadcast of Gurbani from Sri Harmandar Sahib, Sri Amritsar in the context of Gurmat principles, laws and financial aspects submitted its report entitled Truth About Gurbani Telecast From Sri Harmandar Sahib. The report was released by human rights
Bhai Daljit Singh has released a video message along with a written statement on Holla Mohalla. In his statement, Bhai Daljit Singh has extended greetings of Holla Mohalla to the Sikh world. While referring to debate surrounding revival of Akali Dal, Bhai Daljit Singh emphasized that the revival should be as per the Gurmat principles and Khalsa tradition, instead of political maneuvering on the lines of current politics.
Gurmat and Sikh Twarikh Bunga Sri Amritsar organized a discussion on "Parampara: Ek Samvad" (Tradition: A Dialogue). This event was held on 10 November 2021 at Khalsa College Amritsar. Prof. Tejwant Singh Mann (Former Head, Punjabi Department, Akal Degree College, Mastuana), Dr. Kuldeep Singh Dhillon (Assistance Professor, Khalsa College Amritsar), Dr. Kanwaljit Singh (Principal, Sri Guru Angad Dev College, Khadoor Sahib) and Sant Teja Singh Khuddewale (Nirmal Sampardai) shared their views during during this event. This is video recording of Speech of Dr. Sant Teja Singh Khuddewale.
Jagtar Singh Jaggi Johal, a Scottish Sikh arrested and jailed in India, was granted bail in another case today.
Students of Guru Nanak Dev University, Sri Amritsar held a remembrance event on 37th anniversary of November 1984 Sikh Genocide. The event organised by students organisation "Sath" was held at university campus based Gurdwara Sahib on 8 November, 2021. Sikh Siyasat editor Parmjeet Singh Gazi addressed students during this event.
Students of Guru Nanak Dev University, Sri Amritsar held a remembrance event on 37th anniversary of November 1984 Sikh Genocide. The event organised by students organisation "Sath" was held at university campus based Gurdwara Sahib on 8 November, 2020. Sikh Siyasat editor Parmjeet Singh Gazi addressed students during this event.
S. Simranjit Singh Mann, President of Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann), lost the election from Amargarh with a difference of around six thousand votes. Aam Aadmi Party candidate Prof. Jaswant Singh Gajjan Majra bagged the seat with more than 44 thousand votes.
Bibi Paramjit Kaur Khalra has issued a statement regarding an upcoming Movie based on the life-story of Shaheed Jaswant Singh Khalra. Notably, there were reports in the media that Diljit Dosanjh is playing the role of human rights activist Jaswant Singh Khalra in a movie which is said to be ‘bio-pic’ of later.
The Union Government of India (GoI) has changed rule for appointment of members of the Bhakhra Beas Management Board (BBMB). New rules, reportedly notified on 23 February 2022 has removed the condition of appointing BBMB member (power) from the state of Punjab. Now the appointment can be from any state. In this podcast, Sikh Siyasat editor Parmjeet Singh has discussed this issue.
Antim Ardas of Punjabi film star cum social activist Deep Sidhu will be held at Diwan Todar Mal Hall, Fatehgarh Sahib on February 24, 2022. Deep Sidhu was killed in a road accident at KMP on February 15.
Former judge of Punjab and Haryana High Court and a veteran human rights defender Justice (Retd.) Ajit Singh Bains passed away yesterday (February 11, 2022). He was 99 years of age and was living in Chandigarh.
Recently, U.S. Congresswomen Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) and Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) introduced legislation to recognize February 4 as Saka Nakodar Day to commemorate the 1986 police killing of four Sikh men participating in peaceful religious protest in Nakodar, India.
Over 150 UK Gurdwaras and Sikh organisations published on open letter today complaining about a Number 10 blunder of completely forgetting to recognise the Gurpurb (Birthday) of Guru Nanak Dev Ji on 19 November 2021.
In this video Sikh Siyasat editor Parmjeet Singh Gazi analysis the "clip issue" and exposes the "clip politics" being played by these people, supposed to be supporters of the Aam Aadmi Party.
In his lectures at the Cambridge University in 1884, British Civil Servant John Strachey had said: "This is first thing to learn about India that there is not, and never was an India, or even any country of India possessing, according to any European ideas; any sort of unity, physical, political, social or religious".
Professor Davinderpal Singh Bhullar is a Sikh political prisoner jailed in India since January 1996. He was earlier sentenced to death in 2000 and remained on death row for about 14 year as on 31 March 2014 his death sentence was concerted into imprisonment for life by Indian Supreme Court.Next Page »