Shergill and Others v Khaira and Others: ChD 3 Mar 2017

The court considered the identification of one of the ancient Sikh gurus in order to ascertain the rights of current gurdwaras


Purle QC HHJ


[2017] EWHC 883 (Ch)




England and Wales


See AlsoKhaira and Others v Shergill and Others CA 17-Jul-2012
The parties disputed the trusteeship and governance of two Gurdwaras (Sikh temples). The defendants now applied for the claim to be struck out on the basis that the differences were as to Sikh doctrines and practice and as such were unjusticiable. . .
See AlsoShergill v Khaira and Others CA 2-Oct-2012
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At SCShergill and Others v Khaira and Others SC 11-Jun-2014
The parties disputed the trusts upon which three Gurdwaras (Sikh Temples) were held. The Court of Appeal had held that the issues underlying the dispute were to be found in matters of the faith of the Sikh parties, and had ordered a permanent stay. . .
See AlsoKhaira and Others v Shergill and Others ChD 23-Mar-2016
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See AlsoKhaira and Others v Shergill and Others CA 27-Oct-2017
‘This appeal raises technical but important issues on the entitlement of a party who is awarded the costs of an interlocutory appeal to an immediate assessment of those costs. Two issues of general application arise. First, is the party entitled to . .
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Updated: 14 June 2022; Ref: scu.581966