He completed his education in Patiala and Delhi University and joined the Nirankari Sewa Dal in as a primary member.
He succeeded his father Satguru Sant Gurbachan Singh after his assassination. Express Archive Read story here. The Sant Nirankari Movement or Universal Brotherhood Movement, which was started by Baba Buta Singh in early 20th century, believes in the importance of a living leader. Sikhism, on the other hand, believed in the Sikh scriptures as their final guru. It was this difference that caused the Sant Nirankari movement, which separated from mainstream Sikhism in Express Archive.
Satguru Gurbachan Singh was assassinated by fundamentalist Sikhs belonging to Akhand Kirtani Jatha who were wary of the growing power of the Nirankari Mission. Nirankari Baba Hardev Singh, as he gives blessings to young children at their annual Samagam. Express Archives.
After the assassination, Baba Hardev Singh succeeded his father as the Satguru of the mission and continued to provide teachings to the believers. The Sant Nirankari or Universal Brotherhood Mission has grown to be a global entity with over centres around the world.
My thoughts are with his countless followers in this sad time. Express photo by Gajendra Yadav.
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Express Photo by Gurmeet Singh. E-paper is now free, click here to read all editions Click to read live updates on the coronavirus pandemic in India, world In Delhi's list of Covid cases, 51 healthcare workers Punjab looks at Kerala Model as it tries to arrest death rate Colour-coded passes, fixed dates: How a district in Maharashtra is still corona zero UP eases travel within: Internal migrants in shelters can go home Coronavirus lockdown: No green signal for trains to restart yet Corona found in two bat species Coronavirus lockdown: Pinarayi urges PM Modi to help bring back stranded expatriates Stay where you are: Supreme Court to Indians abroad In Arizona, Noida girl Anika Varma gets a taste of golf in times of pandemic.Gurbachan Singh 10 December — 24 April was the third guru of the Sant Nirankari sect,  considered to be heterodox by mainstream Sikhs.
Gurbachan Singh was born to Avtar Singh and his wife Budhwanti. He completed his middle school education in Peshawar, and then matriculated from the Khalsa School in Rawalpindi. He had to abandon his higher studies due to the violence during the partition of India in Inthe Singh family migrated from the present-day Pakistan to present-day India. Gurbachan Singh established an auto parts business, first in Jalandhar and then in Delhi. Later, he started taking interest in the congregations of his father.
At the two conferences of the mission in Mussoorie andhe made important changes to the organisation and established a code of conduct. Inthe Nirankari mission  from Delhi and other parts of the Indian sub-continent gathered a congregation at Amritsar. In the resulting violence15 individuals including thirteen Khalsa Sikhs and two Sant Nirankaris were killed.
Sixty-four followers of the Nirankari mission were arrested for the killings. It was all frame-up and after thought. On 25 SeptemberGurbachan Singh arrived in Kanpur. A group of protesters arrived at the Nirankari Bhawan to protest against his presence.
The Supreme Court later rescinded the ban. InRanjit Singh, a member of the Akhand Kirtani Jatha, managed to obtain employment at the Nirankari headquarters in Delhi as a carpenter. On the evening of 24 Aprilhe waited with an automatic rifle in a room of the guest house.
Ranjit Singh shot Gurbachan Singh through a window when he returned from a public function at about 11pm.
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Ranjit Singh managed to escape. The First Information Report named twenty people for the murder, including several known associates of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwalewho was also charged with conspiracy to murder.
Inwhile still in Tihar Jailhe was named the Akal Takht Jathedar,  and took over the post when he was released in I did it for the Panth Nation.
Ranjit Singh refused to surrender. The government quickly ordered a remission of the remaining part of his sentence to avoid a confrontation. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Not to be confused with Gurbachan Singh Manochahal.
For the Indian Olympic athlete, see Gurbachan Singh athlete. Sant Nirankari Mission. Archived from the original on 14 July Retrieved 11 December Essays on Sikhism. Archived from the original on 23 July Retrieved 13 December Baba Hardev Singh 23 February — 13 Mayalso known as Nirankari Baba was an Indian spiritual guru and chief leader of the Sant Nirankari Mission from until his death.
He graduated from Delhi University. Hardev Singh ji became a member of the Nirankari Seva Dal in After the assassination of his father Gurbachan Singhwho headed the Sant Nirankari Mission inhe succeeded as the chief leader satguru of the organization.
He was succeeded by Baba Avtar Singh. The mission flourished after it shifted base to Delhi from West Punjabafter partition of India in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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The impact of the crash was so huge that both back seaters, Baba Hardev Singh and Avneet Setya were ejected from the vehicle. However Sandeep Khinda, another son-in-law driving the Cadillac SUV was sitting with Vivek Sharma in front seat and survived the accident with minor injuries. The police has confirmed that alcohol was not found to be involved behind the accident and mechanical review of the vehicle will be conducted soon to ascertain the reason behind the accident.
The body of the spiritual leader and his son has been handed over to the family members of the victim of car crash. The body will be repatriated to India on a charter plane. Report suggest that the spiritual leader went to New York, where his wife has been undergoing treatment of ovarian cancer. After the report of sudden demise, wife of Baba Hardev Singh took first flight from Michigan on Friday morning and identified body of her soulmate at Montreal General Hospital. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
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He was doing a lot of service for the people. Really sad to hear about his demise. Baba Hardev Singh's demise is a loss to the nation. I have personally seen his 'Samagams'.
Baba Hardev Singh's demise is a huge loss to the Nirankari Mission. May God give his followers the strength to bear the pain of this tragedy. Pained,shocked by sad demise of Baba Hardev Singh ji.
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