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Rockford Sikh leader: ‘We are one family’

Rockford Sikh leader: ‘We are one family’

Contributor A local religious leader fears a disturbing national trend could rear its head in Rockford. Baba Ji, of the Nanaksar Sikh Temple, 714 3rd St., said while many people confuse his parishioners with Muslims – something he is glad to correct – a growing number of those he […]

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Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha Honored with Sikh Jewel Award

Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha Honored with Sikh Jewel Award

Indo-British director Gurinder Chadha was on March 24 felicitated with the 2017 Sikh Jewel Award for her immense contribution to British cinema. (Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images) LONDON — Indian-origin British director Gurinder Chadha has been honored with the 2017 Sikh Jewel Award for her immense contribution to British cinema. […]

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5th Annual British Sikh Report Launched in London

5th Annual British Sikh Report Launched in London

London: The fifth annual British Sikh Report (BSR) was reportedly launched on Tuesday night (21st March 2017) in London. According to a press release from BSR organizers the report is based on a survey of over 2,000 Sikhs throughout the country and “it aims to provide robust and reliable […]

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Revesby Sikh Temple to hold first open day

Revesby Sikh Temple to hold first open day

Ranjeet Singh is encouraging the community to come along to Revesby Sikh Temple’s open day. Picture: Melvyn Knipe THE Revesby Sikh Temple is holding its first ever open day next month to bring together people from all backgrounds and faiths and help them learn more about Sikhism. Residents are […]

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Local Church Hosts Lecture On Sikh Religion

Local Church Hosts Lecture On Sikh Religion

ROCKFORD – "If we’re going to get along here in the United States, we must know each other," said Yvonne Page at Zion Lutheran Church Sunday. Rockford’s Sikh Temple leader Baba Ji gave a lecture on the Sikh religion to Rockford residents at the church. The lecture was a […]

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