Tag Archives: Sikhism

Sikh devotees from Europe visit Sultanpur Lodhi

Jalandhar, Punjab: Nearly 15 Sikhs from three European countries today visited Sultanpur Lodhi and took bath in the holy Bein. The nationals of France, Germany and England, who have adopted Sikhism and are here to attend a religious discourse, visited the place, which is important as it was here that Sikhism originated. The members of the group took bath in the ...

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Tarlochan Singh gets Sikh award

London, UK: Tarlochan Singh, a former chair man of the National Commission for Minorities, has been conferred with the Sikh Lifetime Achievement Award, 2014, for his contribution to Sikhism and other walks of life. Describing 81-year-old Singh as a “walking encyclopedia on Sikhism, sports, Indian politics and Punjab”, the citation read out at the Sikh Awards 2014 at Westminster Park Plaza ...

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Connecticut Sikhs Participation In Norwich “Celebrate Diversity” event.

Norwich ,CT USA: Norwich Rotary Club Organized a Event in Norwich Mariana to Celebrate Diversity of Norwich. This event was one of its kind where there was a wonderful fusion of Food and Culture. More than 19 Different restaurants participated in that event and one table was also sponsored by Swaranjit Singh Khalsa Member Sikh Sewak Society International in which they ...

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Another Sikh Identity Victory On Eve of 9/11 Anniversary

Raleigh, North Carolina: The Personal Defense & Handgun Safety Center, a shooting range and gun shop in Raleigh, North Carolina, prominently displayed a poster with the title “Are you prepared for the Zombie Apocalypse?” The poster contained images meant to scare the general population and depicted “scary” characters. Unfortunately, two of “zombies” wore turbans and sported beards, easily confusable for ...

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Sikh Awareness Program Created for Over 70,000 First Responders in New Jersey.

Trenton, NJ, USA: UNITED SIKHS collaborated with the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness to create a Sikh Cultural Sensitivities Training program. This program is online at NJLearn, the internet training system for all New Jersey first responders. Its goal is to educate first responders, including fire, police, and emergency medical personnel on the Sikh community, its articles ...

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