Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Committee Says No to SGPC “Nanakshahi” Calendar

The Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee rejected the newly amended “Nanakshahi” Calendar released by the Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh for the year 2015-2016. The president of Committee stated, “The Sikh community living in Pakistan has unanimously accepted the original Nanakshahi Calendar released in 2003 from Sri Akal Takhat Sahib and since then it […]

IHRO Report: Purewal’s Nanakshahi Calendar is Plagiarized and False

A report by the IHRO Team alleges the Nanakshahi Calendar a conspiracy to confuse Sikhs. Amritsar, Punjab: IHRO Team comprising Prof Anurag Singh, Advocates Khuswinder Singh Grewal and Anmol Singh Grewal, along with DS Gill, after hectic effects, research and documentation, today, completed IHRO Report, with an Observation: “How the Ecclesiastical Court of Akal Takhat […]

Pakistan Gurdwara Committee “Will Only Follow Nanakshahi Calendar”

Sikhs in Pakistan give support to Nanakshahi Calendar, Say they will celebrate all gurpurabs according to calendar only. Nankana Sahib Sri Guru Gobind Singh father of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Parkash Utsav celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm, according to the calendar. Nankana Sahib, January 5 (Guru Joga Singh) Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee […]

Sarabjit Singh Dhunda Speaks in Support of Nanakshahi Calendar

Sarabhjit Singh Dhunda stood in support of the Nanakshahi Calendar. At a an event in support of the Nanakshahi Calendar organized primarily by Bhai Panthpreet Singh an estimated 2,000 Sikhs gatherered outside the Akal Takht to protest in support of the Calendar. The Nanakshahi Calendar has become a major issue as there are plans to […]

Bhai Panthpreet Explains the Importance of Nanakshahi Calendar (Video)

Bhai Panthpreet Explains the importance of Bhai Nanakshahi Calendar makes sense. The following are excerpts from the in depth research paper by the creator of the Nanakshahi Calendar Mr. Purewal. Nanakshahi Calendar We have given up the Bikrami calendar for the following reasons: 1. Its months do not have a permanent relationship with the seasons […]

This is Why Original Nanakshahi Calendar is Important

Sikh calendar The Nanakshahi calendar is a solar calendar that was adopted by the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC) to determine the dates for important Sikh events. It was designed by Pal Singh Purewal to replace the Hindu calendar and is in use since 1998-99. The epoch of this calendar is the Prakash of the […]