Tag Archives: Sikhs

Sikhs and Yoga

Dear friends, I am a Sikh who bows to the Siri Guru Granth Sahib as my spiritual teacher. I regularly read Guru’s bani and I regularly sit with sangat. I work to change my habits in life to the healthy, wise, and kind principles shared in the Guru’s word. One of the ways that I help calm my mind is ...

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No move to ‘withdraw’ Sikh Nanakshahi calendar

Amritsar, Punjab: Almost putting an end to the long-standing confusion and prevailing apprehensions in the Sikh circles, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Avtar Singh Makkar has made it clear that there was no move to withdraw the Nanakshahi calendar. Makkar has also said that the issue of formation of a separate Sikh body for Haryana has ceased to ...

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4 Sikh's assaulted in Oz

Melbourne, Australia: In a racially motivated attack that was witnessed by about 40 to 50 people, four persons of Indian origin were attacked and beaten up last Saturday by four men, believed to be Caucasian, in the parking lot of a bar in Melbourne’s Epping suburb. The attackers, who were part of a group celebrating a birthday party in a ...

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European Sikhs feel let down by SGPC

Austria: Sikhs in Austria feel let down since no official of the Punjab government or the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) has visited Vienna to know their welfare. Sukhdev Singh, a resident of Austria, said here today that the Punjab government had sent a special plane to Vienna to bring the body of Sant Parmanand killed in a gurdwara on ...

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Murder near Lahore gurdwara angers Indians

Pakistan: The murder of Dalip Kumar (25) in front of Gurdwara Dehra Sahib in Lahore, Pakistan, on Tuesday has created a scare among minority communities of Hindus and Sikhs living in that country. The Lahore police is making all-out efforts to solve the murder at the earliest, apparently to ward off possible criticism by India. Sources said Nankana Sahib-based Dalip, ...

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