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Sikh Council UK hold sucessful 19th General Assembly Meeting 

On Saturday 22nd August, the 5th Administration of Sikh Council UK organised a Sri Akhand Paath at Guru Nanak Gurdwara Smethwick for the chardikala of the Khalsa Panth and all Sikh institutions, including SCUK. President of Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Smethwick, Jaswinder Singh Banka and SCUK Secretary-General, Jatinder Singh addressed the Sangat at the bhog of […]

PM Modi should correct statement: Guru Gobind Singh has not authored ‘Gobind Ramayana’

Sikh Council UK strongly condemns Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statement that Sri Guru Gobind Singh Jee, the founder of the Khalsa, authored ‘Gobind Ramayana’. The statement was delivered in a speech by PM Modi during the ‘Bhoomi Poojan’ event at the controversial and highly disputed ‘Raam Janmabhoomi’ at Ayodhya.  Sikhs in the diaspora community are […]

Fraudulent Activity

Vaheguru Jee Ka Khalsa Vaheguru Jee Kee Fateh Dear All, Fraudulent Activity We have been made aware of fraudulent activity that may affect your organisation. You may be approached by an individual or individuals asking to renew your membership and/or join the sixth administration of Sikh Council UK (2020-2022). These individuals are also asking for […]


SIKH COUNCIL UK ANNOUNCES GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING ON 22ND August 2020 Secretary General of SCUK, Jatinder Singh has given the required notice, of four weeks, to all General Assembly Members of an extraordinary meeting of the SCUK General Assembly to be held, on 22nd August 2020. Further details and agenda will be sent shortly. Jatinder […]


The Executive Committee of Sikh Council UK held a virtual meeting on Saturday 11th July 2020. As the leading voice of Sikhs in the UK, it is important that the organisation develops and adapts to best suit Panthic interest in the current environment. We are looking to re-open membership shortly leading to the formation of […]

Update: Full reopening of Gurdwaras from the 4th July

Adaptable Template for Gurdwara Sahibaan- Anand Karaj COVID-19 Guidance for Gurdwaras (30_6_2020) Final V 1.8 Update for Gurdwaras 29:6:20 MHCLG Guidance: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-guidance-for-the-safe-use-of-places-of-worship-from-4-july/covid-19-guidance-for-the-safe-use-of-places-of-worship-from-4-july

Resources for Gurdwara Reopening Available NOW!

Please see all resources (posters and signage) available for Gurdwara Sahibs Please see Guidance on Safe Reopening HIGH RES PRINT VERSION (Download here) ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬਾਨ ਦੇ ਦੁਬਾਰਾ ਦਰਸ਼ਨਾ ਲਈ ਖੁਲਣ ਸਨਬੰਧੀ ਸਿਖ ਕੌਂਸਲ ਯੂ.ਕੇ ਵਲੋਂ ਤਿਆਰ ਕੀਤੇ ਪੋਸਟਰ ਅਤੇ ਸਾਈਨਜ਼ ਨੂੰ ਪਿ੍ਰੰਟ ਕਰਵਾ ਕੇ ਗੁਰਦੁਆਰਾ ਸਾਹਿਬਾਨ ਵਿੱਚ ਲਗਾਓ। ਵਧੇਰੇ ਜਾਣਕਾਰੀ ਅਤੇ ਸਹਾਇਤਾ ਲਈ ਈ-ਮੇਲ ਕਰੋ. […]

Gurdwaras can reopen for ‘Darshan’ from 15th June

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities & Local Government Robert Jenrick has announced that places of worship will be able to open for ‘individual prayer’ from Monday 15th June. For Sikhs, this means Gurdwaras will be able to allow Sadh-Sangat to come for the Darshan of Sri Guru Granth Jee Maharaj, our eternal living Guru. […]

Guidance to Safely Reopen Gurdwaras

Please see below for Risk Assessments/Guidance for Reopening Gurdwaras Latest Guidance: COVID-19 Guidance for Gurdwaras (30_6_2020) Final V 1.8 Achieving safely managed reopening for Gurdwaras – V1.4 – BCSF and SCUK (1) Risk Checklist_ Gurdwara Re-opening_by Guru Maneyo Granth Gurdwara (S lough) Coronavirus Checklist Prepared by Sikh Doctors Association May 2020