45 Questions to Head Servant Gurbachan
Reason behind asking these questions is to provide
tool to the Sangat, to make these so called Jathedars Answerable.
Wherever Gurbachan Singh and his counterparts go, ask these
The day when Sikhs start showing guts to ask
questions, mark that day as rising star day for Sikhs.
Note: Translation done by S.
Sarabjot Singh Dilli, and reviewed by Prof. Avtar Singh Virdi.
2003 an order was reissued from Sri Akal Takht sahib that No Granth, Book or Idol could be placed or installed in the
presence of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji. Today it is seen that
Various Nihang Factions, Damdami Taksal and Takhts (Sikh
Temporal Seats) outside Punjab place Dasam Granth beside Sri Guru
Granth Sahib. Isn’t it a violation of sacred orders issued from
Sri Akal Takht?
Why was the symbol
of Sovereignty and Freedom of Sikhism, The Nanakshahi Calendar,
issued in 2003 again converted to Bikrami Calender? Wasn’t it
better If all the Gurpurabs and Religious Programs celebrated
without any confusion on the fixed dates each Year?
What are your
achievements in field of Gurmat Parchar based on Gurmat
Please let us know
if there is even a single Gurdwara (Sikh temple) under the
management of SGPC which follows 100% Sikh Code of Conduct (Sikh
Under which rule do
you entertain and allow clergies of Takhts who break Codes of
Conduct of Sikhism openly (such as Sri Hazur Sahib & Sri Patna
Sahib) to participate and sign the important Decisions of Sikh
What action has
been taken against Giani Iqbal Singh, The Chief Clergy of Patna
Sahib, who has been openly blamed by his wife of being
characterless? Giani Iqbal Singh also claims that Guru Gobind
Singh Ji is going to take reincarnation in 2016. What action
have you taken in this regard?
Under which Rules
chief of the Neeldhari Sect, Satnam Singh Pipli Wala, has been
conferred upon with the Tiles like “Sant Baba” & “Raja Jogi”?
Have Neeldharis stopped following their chief Kille Wala? Have
they stopped wearing Blue Cloth around their Waist?
How valid was the
destruction of Tharha Sahib, a 500 years old Historical Gurdwara,
by the chief of Sant Samaj whose name itself is non-theoretical
and against Gurmat?
You have said that
Dasam Granth is a part of Sri Guru Granth Sahib and has the same
subject as that of Sri Guru Granth Sahib. On which bases have
you said that Guru Granth Sahib makes a “Saint” and Dasam Granth
makes a “Warrior”?
In Sikhism, men and
women are considered equal. On what bases in a statement, have
you said that Female cannot do Akhand Path?
Why have Directives
against Sauda-Sect Chief not been implemented till date? The
Chief of Shiromani Akali Dal, Parkash Singh Badal, is known to
be hand in glove with Sauda-Sect Chief for his political
benefits? What action have you taken against him?
What about your
ongoing relations with Daljeet Singh Chicago who has allegations
of misconduct of forceful-occupation of Gurudwara using wrongful
means, and he has also been convicted by the court? What do you
have to say regarding the same?
What about sharing
stages with Mann Singh Pehova who has been charged in cases of
several rapes and blinding a doctor? You have accepted Gold
Emblems from him, and doesn’t that show that you have pretty
good coalition/relations with him?
How appropriate is
illegal and non-principle Excommunication of Professor Darshan
Singh Khalsa from Panth without any solid evidence against him?
You had put great
pressure to stop Gurmat Samagam at Kanpur by Professor Darshan
Singh Khalsa on 16 – 17th January 2013. You went to
an extent of telling the Police to beat those Sikhs with Shoes
organizing the program. Does this attitude suits you? Why it is
so that only the orders against Professor Darshan Singh Khalsa
are of so Importance to you and what about all the other orders
issued by Akal Takht? Why is equal importance not given to all
other orders of Akal Takht as is in case of Professor Darshan
Verses other than that of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Bhai Gurdas Ji
and Bhai Nand Lal Singh Ji at Darbar Sahib Amritsar is a clear
violation of Model Sikh Code of Conduct (Sikh Rehat Maryada),
What action have you taken in this regard?
What action have
you taken in case of a Gurudwara being constructed at Mastuana,
as an imitation of Sri Darbar Sahib, Amritsar?
Punjabi Movie “Sada Haq” was already cleared by Indian Censor Board but was banned
by SGPC and Punjab Govt. Why did you let it happen?
In case of movie
“Sada Haq” where Parkash Singh Badal stopped the screening of
movie in Punjab and said that SGPC members have not watched the
movie, whereas recording of Avtar Singh Makkar shows that
members had watched the movie and then he lied, What action have
you taken in this case?
Damdami Taksal has
made changes in Gurbani as they have removed “II” from the
heading of Bani Jap, What action have you taken against that?
Book named “Sikh Itihas” printed by SGPC in Hindi, brings disgrace to Guru
Sahiban as derogatory terminology and words of condemnation have
been used for Guru Sahiban in the book; What action have you
taken against SGPC?
contribution, sacrifice or achievement, Parkash Singh Badal, the
chief of Shiromani Akali Dal has been honored with the title of
Fakhar-e-Kaum by you?
In the matter of
SGPC President, Avtar Singh Makkar, being awarded Akali Phoola
Singh Award: (Akali Phoola Singh convicted Maharaja Ranjeet
Singh by tying him with Acacia Tree and Whipping for watching
Dance of Moraan, wherer as Parkash Singh Badal was awarded
Fakhar-e-Kaum by Makkar for watching Dance of Katrina Kaif);
What is your stand regarding this matter and what action have
you taken in this regard?
What was the compulsion behind
releasing a statement calling Mahant Dharam Singh who is
responsible of speaking foul about Sri Guru Granth Sahib and
Baba Banda Singh Bahadur, who also justifies Consumption of
Alcohol, and then withdrawing the call?
Vehicle of Avtar
Singh Makkar Consumes a lot of Petrol, according to last year’s
report it consumed Petrol worth more than 3 Crores; What do you
have to say regarding this?
S. Gurbachan Singh
Ji at the time of Shahidi of Bhai Jaspal Singh; you declared
that guilty would be brought to the justice. More than one year
has elapsed since then and not even a single arrest has made
till date. The family of Martyr is wandering from door to door;
why didn’t you help forward to them at this moment of crisis?
April 2012, you said whether you stay or not, but anyone doing
wrong deeds against Gurmat Principles shall not be spared
whatever Party or faction one may belong to. Now what have you
done regarding Chief of Shiromani Akali Dal and Fakhar-e-Kaum
Parkash Singh Badal performing Havan while wearing Mukut,
performing Hanuman Pooja in April 2013, Harsimrat Badal
worshiping Shiv-Ling in open Public Programs and Sukhbeer Badal
bowing Head at Muslim Shrine?
In October Sikh
Youth of America approached Akal Takht regarding the illegal
captivation and false Implication of Bhai Daljeet Singh Bittu
and Bhai Kulbir Singh Bada Pind, they were promised that a
meeting of Head Clergies would be called and Government would be
asked questions regarding the same, let us know why no meeting
regarding the same has been called till date?
An appeal was made
in Oct 2012 regarding Non-Sikh people taking part in San Jose
Gurudwara, you promised hearing within one month, Why has no
action been taken till date?
sacrifice of goats, then putting blood marks first on Weapons
and on Sri Guru Granth Sahib and distribution of Cannabis (Bhaang)
in name of Sukh Nidhan Parshad at Hazoor Sahib? Is this right
according to Gurmat?
Panthak Rituals, If someone is summoned before Akal Takht, he or
she is supposed to appear before Sangat in the Presence of Sri
Guru Granth Sahib. What is the reason that you have left the
Guru’s Presence and Congregation of Sangat and have started
calling people behind closed doors to take decision in their
matters? What is the secret or logic behind that?
April 2013, why did you refuse to meet the team that produced
the Movie showing atrocities done on Sikhs “Sada Haq”?
An Office Bearer
of DSGMC who also is a Senior leader of Shiromani Akali Dal,
Onkar Singh Thapar, said in 2010 that in Sri Guru Granth Sahib,
“Ram” is written 2533 times and that is same as Sri Ram Chander,
What action did you take against him?
To prove & promote
Kiratpur Sahib, a place of dispersal of human bones on the tunes
of Haridwar. Is it acceptable according to Gurmat?
Jagjit Singh was called as Satguru on occasion of his Death by
Parkash Singh Badal and other Akali Leaders. Isn’t it against
What action have
you taken against Akali leader Virsa Singh Valtoha for lighting
inaugural lamp at a function organized by Enemy of Sikhi,
Ashutosh, which was clear violation of The Directives of Akal
You participate in
programs in memory of Sri Chand the Rebellion Son of Guru Nanak
Sahib? You support and accompany people who are making all
efforts to prove him Guru? Who has given the right to you to
promote ideology which was condemned by Guru Himself?
Does Ragi Harjinder
Singh have complete knowledge about Ragas? Doesn’t he perform
Kirtan on Filmi Tunes? Was there no other Ragi more suitable for
this award? Under which circumstances, using which Yard Stick
and Criteria was he declared Shiromani Ragi?
One March under the
name of “Rinn Utar Yatra” was taken out from 22nd to
24th November 2012 by three Brahmin Sabhas under the
Patronage of Shiromani Akali Dal & Bhartia Janta Party from
Durga Mandir Maeesar Khana to Gurdwara Sis Ganj Delhi, Doesn’t
It underrate the Esteem Martyrdom of Guru Teg Bahadur Ji?
Taking the Sikhs to
Kumbh by Avtar Singh Makkar Last Year 2012, encouraging bathing
in Kumbh and organizing langar; Was it right according to Gurmat?
In March 2013
during Bhog of Sewa Singh Tarmala, you said that Society “Prabh
Milne ka Chao” is dedicated to Akal Takht and is working in
accordance to Sikh Code of Conduct. How could The Practices and
the style of doing Simran at the Society be justified according
to Gurmat in which sometimes Turbans from the Heads fall away in
the presence of Guru Granth Sahib?
Order No 1 by five
Chief Clergies to SGPC, dated 29th March 2013:
Immediately form a Committee of experts having Gurmat thoughts
who could formulate service rules and regulations for Jathedars
& Granthis of Takhts such as their qualification for
appointment, their work area, working pattern, rights and
responsibilities, and terms of termination of service etc. Along
with that a code of conduct should be formed for solutions of
day to day religious challenges and regarding issuance of
Directives from Akal Takht so that in future the authority of
Akal Takht could not be used by any individual for their
personal profits and sanctity of Directives issued from time to
time by Akal Takht could be maintained within Khalsa Panth. Do
you still remember these directions? You should remember as you
were also present, rather you were one of the Signatories. What
Steps have you taken regarding this issue?
achievement, contribution, bravery for religion or country was
Sarabjeet Singh declared shaheed by Punjab Government? You were
also present on the occasion of his last rights. What did you do
In Darbar Sahib
Complex, one More Gurdwara was made in Place of Shahidi Smarak
and was named afer Sant Jarnail Singh Bhinranwala, Names of
Shaheeds were written on two Steel planks, Badal government has
put full force to uproot those two Steel Planks. What have you
done regarding this?
circumstances and on which conditions was the fast of Nirpreet
Kaur broken, who was fasting against the acquittal of Sajan
Kumar, the main culprit behind the Sikh genocide of 1984?