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From England To Punjab Sikh Bikers Ride Across 22 Countries For Guru Nanak’s 550th Birth Anniversary!

Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhism, was born in the month of November in 1469 at R?i Bhoi K? Talva???, which is currently known as the Nankana Sahib and lies in Punjab, Pakistan. Hailed as the first of the … Continue reading

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‘Not a cute fashion accessory’: Gucci’s $800 ‘Indy Full Turban’ draws backlash

A model walks the runway at the Gucci show during Milan Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2018/19 on Feb. 21, 2018. (Venturelli/WireImage) (Venturelli /WireImage) When the lanky white model walked onto the runway at a Gucci fashion show last year, people immediately … Continue reading

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Photo exhibit debuts in B.C. showing impact of 1984 anti-Sikh violence in India

Kashmir Kaur is shown in her Punjab home in a handout photo, part of a new exhibit premiering in Vancouver. Her son Balkar Singh disappeared at age of 19. The international premiere of a photo exhibit featuring Sikh families in … Continue reading

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On Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary, bike ride from Canada to Punjab

Members of Sikh Motorcycle Club Canada at Chandigarh on Thursday. (Express photo by Jaipal Singh) (Written by Aryan Trivedi) As the six riders Azad Singh Sidhu, Jatinder Singh Chauhan , Mandeep Singh Dhaliwal , Pravjit Singh Takhar, Sukhvir Singh Mlait … Continue reading

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Gucci turban costing $790 sparks outrage among Sikhs

Fashion designer Gucci is under fire for making a $790 turban that resembles a religious article. Sikhs accuse the designer of appropriating the headwear — which has significant religious meaning — for profit. Gucci was criticized earlier this year for … Continue reading

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