The official website of the World’s famous Amritsar Golden Temple is www.sgpc.net. S.G.P.C. stands for Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. Under the provisions of Sikh Gurdwara Act 1925, Voters who are registered and of 18+ can elect Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee by voting system. Under Section 87 of this act, SGPC controls all the Historical Gurdwaras as well as Gurdwaras. SGPC elections conducted in every five years. Another name of SGPC is Parliament of the Sikh Nation. Educational institutions like Medical colleges, Hospitals and many charitable trusts are also managed by the management of Gurdwaras.
www.sgpc.net provides Hukamnama, Ardas, Kirtan Archives, Kirtan Duties, Books Information, Online Publications, Sarai information, SGPC news and Time Schedule, Historical Dates, Live Audio and Recorded Kirtan.
This website also provides Ardas which is basic religious activity in Sikh Religion. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee publishes “ARDAS” in the series of exemplified books. Two publications of ARDAS, “Episode of Chamkaur Sahib” & “Supreme Sacrifice of Young Sons” have earned successes & been awarded prizes. You can also see the Live video and recorded Kirtan from Sri Harmandir Sahib. www.sgpc.net also provides online publication of Gurmat Gyan in Hindi as well as Punjabi version. Information about books is also given with their price and writer name. You will also get a list of Bookstores also. This site is also provides SGPC News, Sarai Information, time Schedule and Historical Dates. In the Photo gallery, you will find general photos, photos of Kar Sewa of Sarovar (25 March 2004), and Guru Ram Das Parkash Divas (2005). For more information, visit www.sgpc.net.