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Sikh-American’s “Seva Truck” sends out free food

Sikh-American’s “Seva Truck” sends out free food

Seva Truck Washington– A Sikh-American from Washington D.C. is operating a ‘Seva Truck’, via which he sends out free meals to local communities in need including schools and social work organisations. Washington D.C.-based Sonny Kakar bought an old FedEx truck, painted it orange and began operating his ‘Seva Truck’, […]

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We loved this RED sharara worn by this BEAUTIFUL Sikh bride

We loved this RED sharara worn by this BEAUTIFUL Sikh bride

We are all familiar with the trendy talisman – the evil eye. The blue, white and black eye-catching eye has been a lucky charm for many years. But its hidden fashion potential is just being unleashed now. Two years ago, model Gigi Hadid — who has Arab roots — […]

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‘It’s part of our faith’ – Sikh man turned away from South Auckland community club for wearing a turban

'It's part of our faith' - Sikh man turned away from South Auckland community club for wearing a turban

A South Auckland community club is under fire for turning away a patron for wearing a turban – and it’s not the first time it’s happened. Jagdip Bajwa went to the Manurewa Cosmopolitan Club with some friends on December 1 when he was told his turban violated the club’s […]

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British Sikh peer seeks BBC apology for Lord Singh over radio ‘censorship’

British Sikh peer seeks BBC apology for Lord Singh over radio ‘censorship’

British Sikh peer Lord Ranger has written an angry letter to the BBC’s director-general Lord Hall slamming the corporation for trying to censor a fellow Sikh peer Lord Singh and prevent him from broadcasting certain Sikh teachings on BBC Radio Four’s Thought for the Day out of fear they […]

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Guru’s Army Of Outsiders

Guru’s Army Of Outsiders

Full Throttle A Nihang wears a 525-metre-long turban; (right) another Nihang at a sports festival Photographs by Prabhjot Singh Gill The word Nihang conjures up the image of a Sikh armed with traditional weapons and dressed in a loose blue top almost touching his knees, long (generally white) breeches, […]

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