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Sukh Dhaliwal introduces bill designating April as Sikh Heritage Month

Sukh Dhaliwal introduces bill designating April as Sikh Heritage Month

Bill celebrates the contributions of Sikh Canadians to Canada and protects Sikh Canadian history Sukh Dhaliwal being congratulated in the House of Commons. Credit: Christian Diotte, House of Commons Photo Services SURREY MP Sukh Dhaliwal introduced Bill C-376 that would designate the month of April as Sikh Heritage Month. […]

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Diwali lights up the night at Lodi Sikh temple

Diwali lights up the night at Lodi Sikh temple

Bea Ahbeck/News-Sentinel While the Hindu origins of the festival date back to ancient times in India, the Sikhs celebrate the holiday in honor of Guru Hargobind’s release from a Mughal prison in the 1600s, according to Jaspal Singh Bolina, who had come to participate in the candle lighting. “We […]

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Why a pair of Sikh entrepreneurs have created a Jewish dating app

Why a pair of Sikh entrepreneurs have created a Jewish dating app

KJ Dhaliwal is behind a new dating app for Jewish singles. (Courtesy of Dhaliwal/via JTA) JTA — At first glance, KJ Dhaliwal and Sukhmeet Toor may be unlikely candidates to create the latest Jewish-themed dating app. After all, both men are Sikhs. And among the nine other members of […]

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Happy Diwali 2017! Images and pictures from across the globe as Hindus and Sikhs celebrate the Festival of Lights

Happy Diwali 2017! Images and pictures from across the globe as Hindus and Sikhs celebrate the Festival of Lights

Diwali 2017 – in pictures The Diwali festival of lights is one of the most visually stunning celebrations in the world. The biggest and brightest of festivities will happen across the globe today, as the five-day festival gets underway. Celebrated around the world by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains for […]

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Jagmeet Singh’s rise to the top of Canada’s NDP: Sticky Sikh maple syrup

Canada now boasts of not one but two ‘GQ’-type politicians: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and Jagmeet Singh, the first non-White to be elected a national party leader. And both have a soft spot for Khalistan, which their Star Wars socks and colourful turbans can’t hide. Singh’s rise to the […]

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