No Sikh Should have to shave to serve

PRESS RELEASE Date May 12, 2020 Sikhs have never hesitated in fulfilling their moral responsibilities, be it using their hard-earned money or putting their own life at stake for the greater good of humanity. COVID19 has brought ample examples of many brave Sikh men and women serving their humanitarian responsibilities on the frontlines. Notable among … Read more

Exoneration of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh – 30 Oct, 2015

The Global Sikh Council (GSC) condemns the decision of politically appointed ‘Jathedhars’ to exonerate Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh of Dera Sacha Sauda for religious transgression. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is guilty of causing offence to Sikhs by impersonating as Guru Gobind Singh ji. Politically appointed ‘Jathedhars’, have no authority to dictate or act on behalf … Read more

550 Anniversary of Guru Nanak – July 6, 2019

To commemorate the 550th birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak (1469), the first Guru of Sikhs, a historic Christian- Sikh Dialogue was organized by the World Council of Churches at Geneva on 5th July 2019. The dialogue focused on the theme of “Pursuing Peace in a Pluralistic World”. The event brought about 40 Religious leaders, scholars … Read more

Loss of Deputy Mr. Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal – Sept 30, 2019

Global Sikh Council (GSC) is deeply saddened to hear that Deputy Mr. Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal was shot dead while on patrol. The killing of the trailblazing sheriff’s deputy in Houston on September 27th, 2019 has shocked the entire Sikh community.Dhaliwal who had joined the Harris County Sheriff’s Office in 2008 became the first Deputy to … Read more

Laxmi Vandana at Mata Jai Kaur School by Sikh Children- Oct 30, 2019

GSC reaches out to Mata Jai Kaur School, finds it unapologetic about Laxmi Ustati, CHANDIGARH, Oct 27 — As the Sikh outrage spread over social media after a video showing young Sikh schoolchildren performing Laxmi Vandana in class went viral, the Global Sikh Council reached out to the institution’s management but found them completely unapologetic … Read more

Killing of Sikhs in Kabul – 26th March, 2020

Global Sikh Council condemns the heinous attack on the Sikh community at the Gurduara Har Rai Sahib in Kabul on March 25, 2020. GSC strongly demands that the perpetrators of this crime and the forces behind the attacks be brought to justice and appropriately punished. There is no room for such cowardliness in any civilized … Read more

COVID19 – Date 26th March, 2020

Given the current COVID19 pandemic that is impacting much of the world, the Global Sikh Council continues to urge everyone to take greater precautions at these times. GSC had earlier appealed to all Gurdwara managements to scale up precautionary measures at each of the Gurdwara. Looking at the severity of this global crisis, GSC is … Read more