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Akali Turban in 3d

Reimagined through immersive technologies The Sikh Museum Initiative/Taran 3d have been working with the Royal Armouries for two years to recreate the Akali Turban in their collection. The other objects which have been 3d modelled include a shield and helmet turban. The Akali Turban represents the third object from the collections. This adds to over 20 objects already created in ...

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The Seeds Of Suicide: How Monsanto Destroys Farming

This article was originally published in April 2013 – globalresearch.ca In recent developments, Monsanto and Bayer have merged into a powerful cartel which controls not only what we eat but also politicians, scientists and journalists. *** Monsanto’s talk of ‘technology’ tries to hide its real objectives of control over seed where genetic engineering is a means to control seed, “Monsanto ...

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Who is Nodeep (Navdeep) Kaur?

Meena Harris raised the urgent attention using her platform for the safety of the little known and struggling labor activist Nodeep (Navdeep) Kaur. Asian Indian & Sikh Americans applaud the effort of the Niece of VP Kamala Harris in the recent Indian farmer issue. Meena Harris is an American lawyer, children’s book author, producer, and founder of the Phenomenal Woman ...

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Koh-i-noor Diamond in 3d

The heritage organisation, Sikh Museum Initiative based in the Uk has recreated the Koh-i-Noor Diamond as it was during the time of the Sikh Empire. A very famous diamond, but what is the history behind it? How can technology bring Sikh artefacts alive? History The history of the Koh-i-Noor or ‘Mountain of Light’ diamond is steeped in myth and anecdote, ...

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Rare Sikh Maharajah’s Sword recreated in 3d

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Rare Maharaja’s Khanda/pistol recreated in 3d Part of the UK project Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum The Sikh Museum Initiative led by Sikh Scholar Gurinder Singh Mann is proud to release the 3d recreation of a rare Khanda/pistol which originally came from Patiala. This sword referred to as a Khanda is characterised by a basket hilt and a  double-edged blade. Whilst ...

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