Tag Archives: Sikhs

My turban: Made in the USA

Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism in India in the 15th century, believed that all people are born free and should live freely and equally. He spoke out against inequality, religious intolerance and the pervasive caste system in India. Above: A member of California’s Sikh community is seen during a parade in Downtown Los Angeles in 2003. Oak Creek,USA: Sikhs ...

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Kochi Gurudwara: Sikhs take out procession

The rally which started from Thevara continued through Panampilly Nagar till Ravipuram. Express photo Kochi, India: As part of the golden jubilee celebrations of the Kochi Gurudwara at Thevara, nearly 1,000 Sikhs from various parts of the city and certain parts of the country took out a procession on Sunday. The sound of the kirtan filled the air with over ...

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Post Gurdwara Rakabganj clash, Sikhs form peace panel

Jalandhar,Punjab: Following the ugly clash at Gurdwara Rakabganj on November 15, some prominent Sikh personalities and organizations have formed a peace committee as there are apprehensions that violent brawl can take place in the coming days, especially on Gurpurabs and Nagar Kirtan days. Representatives of Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) and Paramjit Singh Sarna-led SAD (Delhi) have also been included in ...

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Dera-Sikh group clash: Sikhs warn of stir if accused not arrested by Nov 23

Sirsa,Haryana: A day after a clash broke out between Sikh and Dera Sacha Sauda followers, Sikhs organized a meeting at Gurdwara Dasam Patshahi on Monday. The Sabha gave a ultimatum to the police to arrest those behind the attack on a Sikh in Jiwan Nagar village of Sirsa district on Sunday. Later, Sukhwinder Singh Khalsa, state president of Shri Guru Granth Sahib ...

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Congress interfering in religious affairs of Sikhs, says Parkash Singh Badal

Patiala,Panjab: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today accused the Congress of interfering in the religious affairs of Sikhs, which would not be tolerated by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). The move to amend the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Act, 1971, by the Congress government in Delhi was a “testimony to the fact” that the Congress was meddling in the religious affairs ...

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