World’s First Online Sikh Museum on the way

Sikh Museum Initiative to create an online museum Objects will be 3d modelled from public and private collections People will be trained up in digital skills The objects will be seen using virtual reality googles Online Sikh Museum project The Sikh Museum Initiative in the UK have been working on cataloging Sikh relics and artefacts in the UK. They have ...

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Special lecture: Sikh Arms and Armour in the Royal Collection report

New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester, UK 18th October 2017 A special lecture on Sikh Arms and Armour took place on 18th October 2017 at New Walk Museum, Leicester. The speaker was historian and author Gurinder Singh Mann also head of the Sikh Museum Initiative. The lecture was part of the exhibition Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour ...

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Who started the fight at San Jose Sikh Temple

The brawl that happened last week at San Jose Sikh Temple brought shame to the flourishing Sikh community of Bay Area. California Sikh Sangat was first confused and then angry at this event. Sangat wants to know what happened and this is our attempt to provide the facts to the general public in a non-biased true non-paid journalism. Background Baba ...

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Register for the International Sikh Research Conference

Exciting line up of speakers at the ISRC The annual International Sikh Research Conference (ISRC) is running for the fourth time at the University of Warwick on 17th June 2017. The conference will bring together renowned and upcoming Scholars from the UK and around the world.

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Anglo Sikh Wars 1845-1849 First ever 3D augmented reality exhibition launched in Leicester

From left to right – Councillor Piara Singh Clair, Head of Museums Sarah Levitt, Daljit Singh Makan, Head of SMI Gurinder Singh Mann, Captain Makand Singh, Captain Mark Hughes, SMI’s Raj Mann. A new interactive exhibition, thought to be the first of its kind in the city, was successfully launched at Newarke Houses Museum in Leicester last week on Thursday ...

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