No gear or pants, just bare feet and hands

Kabaddi gets the grip of the community Sri Kalgidhar Sahib, the Gurdwara in the South Auckland suburb of Takanini was a beehive of activities last fortnight as it marked its tenth anniversary. More than 25,000 people including Prime Minister John Key, Labour Leader Andrew Little, Members of Parliament Phil Goff, Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi, Dr Parmjeet Parmar, community and religious leaders…

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Guru Granth Sahib radiates knowledge

The Guru Granth Sahib contains the scriptures of the Sikhs. No Sikh ceremony is regarded as complete unless it is performed in the presence of the Guru Granth Sahib. The Granth was written in Gurmukhi script and contains the actual words and versus uttered by the Sikh Gurus. Initially known as the Adi Granth, it was compiled by the Fifth…

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An impressive structure inspires piety

Venkat Raman– The imposing structure of the Sri Kalgidhar Sahib (the Takanini Gurdwara in South Auckland), which has marked its Tenth Anniversary with celebrations on March 7 and 8, 2015, has an impressive story behind its evolution. Prime Minister John Key, Labour Leader Andrew Little and thousands of people attended the celebrations, as reported elsewhere in this Special Feature. It…

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