77% of British Sikhs stressed out, says report

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 depression on the evil eye, black magic or a […]

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Becoming Canadian Doesn’t Mean Being Forced to Forget History

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 Canada from different parts of the world should not […]

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

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 Foreign Office, admitted that he made a blunder on […]

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

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 will all be a part of the Nagar Kirtan, […]

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Evansville Sikh temple holds grand opening

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 to home is so important. “It’s a very small […]

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