Amritsar: On the event of Miri Piri Diwas of Patshahi Chhevin, Guru Hargobind Sahib, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) organised a Gurmat Samagam (non secular congregation) at Sri Akal Takht Sahib on Monday.
The occasion was attended by head granthi of Sachkhand Sri Harmandar Sahib Giani Jagtar Singh, Jathedar Sri Akal Takht Sahib Giani Harpreet Singh, SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur, Jathedar Sri Kesgarh Sahib Giani Raghbir Singh, SGPC common secretary Bhagwant Singh Sialka and lots of different distinguished personalities.
On this event, after the fruits (bhog) of Sri Akhand Path Sahib, the hazuri raagi group of Bhai Harbhinder Singh of Sachkhand Sri Harmandar Sahib linked the Sangat (devotees) with Gurbani Kirtan and Bhai Sultan Singh supplied prayer (ardar). After reciting the holy hukamnama, Giani Jagtar Singh shared the historical past of Miri Piri Diwas and inspired the Sangat to observe the trail proven by the Guru.
Jathedar Sri Akal Takht Sahib, Giani Harpreet Singh whereas congratulating on the event, mentioned that this doctrine of Miri Piri (Sikh doctrine of shut relationship between temporal energy and spirituality) is a mixture of spirituality and temporal energy within the Sikh group, which is of nice significance within the non secular historical past of the world.
“The path proven by the sixth Guru to Sikh group by connecting to the doctrine of Miri Piri, connects the group with spirituality in addition to to guard the oppressed. The voice of Miri Piri from Sri Akal Takht Sahib proved to be the one which shook the roots of the tyrannical Mughal authorities of the time. It resisted the tyranny of the highly effective and oppressive authorities, which modified the cowardly considering of the individuals and introduced them out of slavery. This was the rationale why Sri Akal Takht Sahib has all the time been challenged by the rulers/governments”, mentioned Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh.
Jathedar appealed to the Sikh group to stick to this honourable doctrine of the Guru and undertake Bani and Baana (Gurbani and conventional Sikh apparel) and to uphold Gurmat (teachings of Sikh Gurus) traditions and customs.
During the operate, the historic Miri and Piri kirpans (swords) adorned by Guru Hargobind Sahib at Sri Akal Takht Sahib had been additionally proven to the Sangat.
On this event, distinguished personalities had been honoured with Guru’s blessing Siropaos (gown of honours).
During the operate, SGPC common secretary Bhagwant Singh Sialka, SGPC member Jagsir Singh Mangeana, Bhai Ajaib Singh Abhayasi, former Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh, head granthi Giani Gurmukh Singh, Bhai Malkit Singh Varpal, SGPC secretary Mahinder Singh Ahli, further secretary Sukhdev Singh Bhurakohna, Partap Singh, assistant secretary Kulwinder Singh Ramdas, Balwinder Singh Kahlwan, Sulakhan Singh Bhangali, Gurmeet Singh Butter, Sukhbir Singh, Gurmeet Singh honorary secretary, supervisor of Sri Darbar Sahib Gurinder Singh Mathrewal, superintendent Malkit Singh Beharwal, OSDs to SGPC president Dr Amrik Singh Latifpur and Dr Sukhbir Singh, supervisor Narinder Singh, Nishan Singh, Jaspal Singh Dhade and others had been current.