After looking at the timeline of events and the evolution of the first and original Sikh (Nanakshahi) Calendar, it is clear that the detracting forces are partly responsible for trying to alter and erase Sikh history. Sikh’s have been marginalized from the very inception of Sikhi. Unless we take the initiative to
Pal Singh Purewal* SummaryShromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee has decided to implement the new Reformed Nanakshahi Calendar from 1999 CE. The changes were recommended by the Calendar Reform Committee under the aegis of the Institute of Sikh Studies, Chandigarh. In this article these changes and why they were necessary are discussed.