Sikh-Americans plan another national media campaign

Sikh-Americans plan another national media campaign

A group of Sikh-Americans today said that they would launch another countrywide campaign to generate awareness about the minority community in the US. In April, Sikhs launched ‘We are Sikhs’ campaign in the US to spread awareness and address the "collective misunderstanding" over the minority community amid a spike […]

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British Royal Mail Sends Apology to Sikh Man After Postman Makes Racist Comment

British Royal Mail Sends Apology to Sikh Man After Postman Makes Racist Comment

London: British Postal Service, the Royal Mail, has offered an apology after its employee passed racist remarks on a Sikh man in Wolverhampton. “Quick! Run! He has a bomb!” said the Royal Mail postman, to his colleague, as S. Karnail Singh put his rucksack down, to grab his water […]

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Sikhs believe that the Supreme Creator is within each one

Sikhs believe that the Supreme Creator is within each one

The word ‘Sikh’ means a learner or disciple and ‘Guru’ means enlightener, a teacher-prophet. The Sikh faith was founded by Guru Nanak Dev Ji (1469-1539) and his divine torch was carried by nine gurus who followed him. Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the 10 th successor, who left for heavenly […]

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Sikh running club holds event for Woodford Green girl with rare brain tumour

Sikh running club holds event for Woodford Green girl with rare brain tumour

The Team Kaleigh 10K Challenge A Sikh running club gave back to the community recently by hosting a charity event to raise money for a young girl with an incurable brain tumour. The Team Kaleigh 10K Challenge was organised to raise additional funds for seven-year-old Kaleigh Lau, of Snakes […]

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What it’s like to experience Islamophobia as a Sikh

What it’s like to experience Islamophobia as a Sikh

‘One of my worst experiences happened on a Tube train.’ (Image: Sunil060902 at Wikimedia Commons) The programme My Week As a Muslim caused outrage this autumn. It’s easy to see why: a white woman was ““browned up” as a Muslim, complete with hijab, prosthetic nose and false teeth. Instead […]

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