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 copy... 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 »

Shaheed Bhai Fauja Singh

September 3, 2009 by  
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Bibi Amarjit Kaur & Shaheed Bhai Fauja Singh Bhai Fauja Singh was born on 17th May 1936 in District Gurdaspur. His father Sardar Surain Singh was a middle class farmer. After the formation of Pakistan they moved to the village of Gazneepur, which is 6 miles on the Gurdaspur Dera Baba Nanak road. During his childhood days Fauja Singh always used to be the leader of boys of a similar age in his village. He got baptised while he was studying in the tenth class, but because he did not receive... read more »