The state governments of Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram have implemented the Anand Karaj Act (Sikh Marriage Act). Earlier, this act was unavailable to 6 states within India outside of Punjab. With efforts of the Delhi Shiromani Gurdwara Management Committee, other State Governments have given recognition to this act. Other
Mounting pressure from Sikh organisations and to avoid any confrontation in Punjab, the District Congress Committee has abandoned the insane move to install a statue of the Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi at the Congress Bhawan. Earlier at a press conference in Chandigarh, Vijay Agnihotri, secretary, Punjab Youth Congress, had announced to install the statue
On Wednesday, Oct 11, the press conference for the first ever Sikh music festival was held. The festival took place over three days from October 13th through October 15th at the Guru Nanak Satsang Sabha, Gurdwara in Blackburn. Press Conference Held on Oct 11th The Sikh Music Festival is a project created
Presenting yet another example of communal harmony, the Jama Masjid of Ludhiana and a gurdwara came forward to donate money to Sikh organization Khalsa Aid earlier this month, so that the langar (community kitchen) service being run by Sikh volunteers for Rohingya refugees continues to take place at the Bangladesh-Myanmar border.
By: Sara Cardine Pradise Canyon Elementary students in Mickey Block’s third-grade class expanded their horizons Wednesday, when family members of classmate Gurdaas Singh paid a visit and led a turban-tying demonstration. Mom Bhupinder Kaur acquainted kids with the family’s Sikhism, a religion based on equality, honesty and sharing. The culture
By: Michael McDonald Jagdeep Singh (Bachher) has turned around the state university system’s $110 billion fund by ruthlessly cutting fat. Jagdeep Singh (Bachher) stands out among chief investment officers. First there’s the headwear. Jagdeep is a practicing Sikh, and the turban he wears, whether orange, red, or baby blue, is always