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77% of British Sikhs stressed out, says report

A report has found that 77% of British Sikhs find their lives in the UK stressful. The British Sikh Report 2018 also finds that it is the culture of Sikhs to not discuss their emotions and many British Sikhs blame … Continue reading

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Becoming Canadian Doesn’t Mean Being Forced to Forget History

A volunteer with Sikh Youth Calgary adjusts a turban on a Canada Day celebrant in that city in 2012 as part of an event to promote acceptance of the Sikh faith among Canadians. The stories of why people came to … Continue reading

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UK’s top diplomat caught up in blunder after calling the Sikh Golden Temple a mosque

Indian Sikh devotees light candles at the Golden Temple in Amritsar Credit: Narinder Nanu/AFP Britain’s chief diplomat has apologised after mistaking one of the most sacred sites in Sikhism as a mosque. Sir Simon McDonald, the permanent under-secretary at the … Continue reading

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All you need to know about the huge Sikh festival in Reading

More than 2000 people are expected to take part in the Vaisakhi Celebration. Credit: Getreading Thousands of people will line the streets of Reading for the most important date of the Sikh calender, the Vaisakhi Celebration. Music, floats and food … Continue reading

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Evansville Sikh temple holds grand opening

The Tri-State Guru Nanak Sikh Temple has been open for close to a year now, but Sunday they celebrated their official grand opening. Eyewitness News’ Amelia Young was there and spoke to members about why having a Sikh temple close … Continue reading

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