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Langar Is The Sikh Tradition Of Serving Free Meals, And All Canadians Are Invited

Sikh Press Association More than 1.1 million Canadian households experience food insecurity . This means at least four million Canadians at one time or another have been unsure of where their next meal is coming from. This news is heart-breaking … Continue reading

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Sikh-ing cultural exchange in Glen Cove

Two teenage Sikh martial artists showed off their gatka skills. The Punjabi sword-fighting style is a tradition that Sikhs — who proudly call themselves “soldier-saints”— hold dear. When a truck bound for the 14th annual Sikh Festival in Glen Cove, … Continue reading

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CNN’s ‘United Shades of America’ Featuring the Sikh American Story Wins an Emmy

On May 6, the Kamau Bell-hosted CNN show, “United Shades of America,” aired an hour-long episode focusing on the Sikh Indian American story. That episode won an Emmy Award at the Creative Arts Emmys held in Los Angeles, Calif., Sept. … Continue reading

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Chandigarh: Kaur alone is not enough protection for Sikh women in case of accidents

Police challan women two-wheeler riders without helmets at Sector 17, Panchkula. (Express photo by Jaipal Singh) When the Chandigarh Traffic Police announced that women and men two-wheeler riders alike would be challaned for not wearing helmets, my family WhatsApp group … Continue reading

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Sikh community welcomes Pakistan’s decision to open Kartarpur border

Facebook LAHORE – The Sikh community in Pakistan, India and Europe has warmly welcomed Pakistan government’s decision to open the Kartarpur border to facilitate the Sikh pilgrims from India to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib. Administrator Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur-Shakargarh, Giyani … Continue reading

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