Mohlnder Singh is currently Director of the National Institute of Punjab Studies, Bhai Vir Singh Sahitya Sadan, New Delhi. Earlier he taught history at Punjabi University, Patiala and the University of Delhi before joining as Director of Guru Nanak Foundation in 1982. Dr. Singh is the author of The Akali Movement(Macmillan, 1978), The Golden Temple (Hong Kong, 1992) and several other works on Sikh history and religion. His research papers have been published in several Indian and foreign journals. Dr. Singh is on the Advisory Boards and Executive Committees of several national and international organizations.