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Mystic Mantra: The journey to shahidi

Sikh history is replete with innumerable examples of shahidis. The Sikh Gurus did not believe in giving only textual knowledge but rather they lived those great Sikh values to inspire the Sikhs. (Photo: Representational Image/AP) Martyrdom to sacrifice one’s life … Continue reading

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

VANCOUVER—Jasleen Sidhu hones in on one area when she talks about her love of history and what intrigues her most — historical wrongs including Canada’s residential school system, the Holocaust and the violence against Sikhs in India’s northwestern province of … Continue reading

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Exhibit debuts in Vancouver showing impact of 1984 anti-Sikh violence in India

Camille Bains – The Canadian Press VANCOUVER — Jasleen Sidhu hones in on one area when she talks about her love of history and what intrigues her most — historical wrongs including Canada’s residential school system, the Holocaust and the … Continue reading

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Sikhs Shot in Ohio, US: How to Remedy Cultural Ignorance, Bigotry?

Years ago, I was at a college classmate’s house in my hometown, Patiala. His retired colonel neighbor asked me, where in the United States I lived. “Delaware,” I replied. “Umm…Where?” I repeated, slowly, “Delaware.” The colonel narrowed his eyes, picked … Continue reading

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Regina’s Sikh community plants 550 trees, giving back to ‘lungs of the planet’

Sikh community members say a prayer before commencing with the planting of 550 trees in Regina. (Submitted by Hem Juttla) Sikhs around the world are hoping to plant one million trees to honour their founder and help the planet — … Continue reading

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