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Akal Takht – Caring For The Environment is “moral and religious duty”

In Environment, Health, India on July 30, 2009 at 8:19 am

A landmark precedent set by a religious head in India – “Akal Takht Jathedar Gurbachan Singh gave a religious call to the community on Sunday saying Sikhs should now focus on cleaning the natural water resources rather than spending more money on building up new gurdwaras.

‘‘Whereever [sic] in the world you (Sikhs) may be, your focus should now be on cleaning up of natural water resources rather than building gurdwaras,’’ he said at a function here on the ninth anniversary of cleaning of Kali Bein, a river in Kapurthala district.”(TOI)

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