Missionaries challenge Sikh Scriptures, History and Traditions

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Sikhism is a relatively new religion. It became an organized religion ever since Guru Gobind Singh ji created khalsa in 1699 and gave a code of conduct. He ordained Kirpan, Kes, Kanga, Kachhehra and Kara to be worn by Sikhs. He also prescribed five transgressions for sikhs namely not to cut hair, not eating meat slaughtered by halal, no extra ...

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Sikhs in the West are not entertaining any Indian Political Party anymore

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Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday cancelled his plans to hold political rallies in Toronto and Vancouver following request from Canada’s foreign ministry. However, he would be meeting and interacting with the Punjabi diaspora during his six-day visit to Canada that begins on April 23. Amarinder was informed on phone by Indian foreign secretary Dr S Jaishanker that ...

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Racist who vandalised Sikh Gurdwara to serve community service penalty at same Gurdwara

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A 21-year-old man, who vandalised a gurdwara with hateful anti-ISIS graffiti following the San Bernardino shootings, has been sentenced to 80 hours of community service at the place of worship he targeted and 240 hours of graffiti clean-up. Brodie Durazo pleaded guilty to charges of misdemeanor vandalism and vandalism of religious property in exchange for serving 80 hours at the ...

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Dhunda takes another U-Turn at Milpitas Sikh Temple in California

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Bay Area: Sarabjt Dhundha, a controversial missionary, delivered provocative sermons ridiculing Bani of Guru Gobind Singh and Sikh traditions for past several years. This finally resulted in massive protests during his California tour in April 2016. Bhai Dhunda was scheduled to speak at AGPC Gurudwara sahib at Milpitas,CA for five days from April 17 to 21. There were peaceful protests against ...

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The Granth of Guru Gobind Singh USA book release

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Gurinder Singh Mann (MA) and Kamalroop Singh (PhD) released their book ‘The Granth of Guru Gobind Singh’ at three separate conferences in the United States and went through their contributions along with other scholars. Mann Sahib discussed the relics of Guru Gobind Singh and their relationship to the Granth of Guru Gobind Singh. While Kamalroop Singh discussed the textual history ...

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