Tag Archives: Sikh Diaspora

US Sikh diaspora condemn arrest and detention of Sikh leaders in Punjab

Philadelphia,USA:  A conference was held at Upper Darby Gurdwara in Philadelphia, to discuss the human rights situation in Punjab vis-à-vis arrests of Akali Dal Panch Pardhani leaders and charging of the 5 Dal Khalsa men under sedition law by Delhi court in the 31 year old case. The event was organized by US chapter of Dal Khalsa with the support ...

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Sikh Gurudwara destroyed in fire

Ludhiana,Punjab:According to media reports the fire crews and agents from the ATF and FBI remain on the scene of a large overnight fire that destroyed a “Sikh Temple” Gurudwara in Vancouver, Washington state early October 12, 2012 morning. As per reprots the blaze was reported shortly after 2:25 a.m. in the 13400-block of Northeast 20th Street and Village Green Drive, ...

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Sikh History featured at San Francisco Asian Art Museum

San Francisco,USA:According to a news report a gallery featuring Sikh history through pictures and artifacts is currently at display at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, located on 200 Larkin Street. Along with featuring a separate section just on Sikh history and the Sikh Kingdom, the museum also displays history of other faiths and ethnicities including Buddhism, Hinduism, Japanese and ...

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