Singh Soorme – Issue 3

June 9, 2011 by  
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Singh Soorme: Issue 3 Singh Soorme issue 3 features articles on Singhs from the Babbar Khalsa Jathebandi, including unseen and rare pictures with Jeevanis written from first hand accounts of former Babbar Khalsa Singhs. Features articles on: 1978 Massacres Formation of Babbar Khalsa Jathedar Talwinder Singh Babbar Bhai Sukhdev Singh Babbar Bhai Anokh Singh Babbar Master Sukhwinder Singh Babbar Clearing misconceptions regarding Sant Jarnail Singh’s Jatha vs Babbar Singhs — To order a... read more »

1978 Kanpur Massacre

September 3, 2009 by  
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After the Vaisakhi Massacre of 1978, a peaceful agitation was started against the Nirankaris. Wherever they held their meetings, Gursikhs would go and strongly protest. Thus Gurbachan Singh was unable to address the meetings held at Varanasi, Azamgarh and Allahbad. On 25th September 1978, Gurbachan Singh reached Kanpur at 9.30pm flanked by police officers ordered to provide protection. The news soon leaked out and Sikhs started a protest march from Gurdwara Gobindpuri Sahib Ji, which is three kilometres... read more »

1978 Amritsar Massacre

September 3, 2009 by  
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1978 Massacre Shaheeds On 13th April 1978, the Akhand Kirtani Jatha gathered together from all over India at Amritsar to hold their yearly Vaisakhi Smagam. Kirtan had started from Amrit Vela and at about ten o’clock an important message was received. The message said that the followers of Nirankari chief Gurbachan Singh were holding a procession in Amritsar and were shouting insulting slogans directed at Guru Granth Sahib Ji and the Sikh religion. The Sangat knew very well that the Nirankaris... read more »