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Your letters: Sikh women have also accomplished much

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 5:43pm
As we write the history of Sikhs in Canada, it is vital to know that Sikh women exist, too. They worked twice as hard as their male counterparts and deserve to have the authors write their names and know their stories.

[Video] Kids Audio Stories Has a Brand NEW App!

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 3:22pm
Introducing the new SikhNet Audio Stories App for iOS and Android!

Guru Ram Das - The Power of Love and Healing

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:27pm
Guru Ram Das composed poems in his heart and his words turned to seeds which sprouted in the ears of his listeners

Top Sikh cop Amar Singh now director at Bukit Aman

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:42am
Third generation cop Amar Singh brought pride to the Sikh community when made Kuala Lumpur police chief. He strikes again!

The Humble Servant, Ram Das ~ A Poetic Tribute

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 12:25am
Ram Das is my name, the Humble servant of Nanak & the True Lord !

Inspiring Journey From Jimmy Dhaliwal to Jagmeet Singh

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 11:56am
Here is an inspirational story of transformation of newly selected NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh from Jimmy Dhaliwal.

Bhai Jagraj Singh ~ A Poetic Tribute

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 12:46am
To Help and Support the family of Bhai Jagraj Singh - who recently lost his battle with cancer

Sheikh Farid's Teachings and Gurmat

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 12:42am
Guru Nanak found the great Sufi saint, Sheikh Farid's compositions of great moral teaching and spiritual experience

Let Us Not Leave Our Children Behind

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 3:20pm
Use Your Critical Sense

Sikh Painting And Cultural Appropriation

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 12:44pm
In this deep-diving long read, Gurmeet Singh explores the complex interplay of reference and appropriation in Sikh painting, Kundalini yoga, and Western art styles

All the People Who Are Not Jagmeet Singh

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 11:43am
We're not so convinced that she actually knew the difference so we decided to put together a handy little guide for anyone who might be confused. Please note that none of the following people are Jagmeet Singh.

Sikh Becomes Canada’s First Nonwhite Political Party Leader

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 9:58am
In his acceptance speech, Mr. Singh pledged to support a list of traditional goals from the party’s platform, among them reducing income inequality, making housing affordable and tackling climate change.

Jagmeet Singh wins leadership of federal NDP on first ballot

Sun, 10/01/2017 - 4:31pm
A new leader will allow the party to wipe the slate clean and begin re-energizing its base of support, motivate demoralized staff members and get back on the political map, NDP strategist Kathleen Monk told the Canadian Press before the vote.

The Importance of Amritvela

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:48am
Human beings have the light of bliss, that is what we realy are. When that light comes in the body it is still looking for that bliss, but because of maya we are dilluded as to what that bliss is and how to get it. We think that bliss is in songs, or is in watching movies but that kind of bliss never lasts.

Hi-tech LEDs soon at Golden Temple

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:01am
The light effects have been synchronised with the clock. As the sun will set, the lights will start automatically and run till early hours.

Simran - God & Guru and Myself

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 4:44pm
Simran is often translated as “remembrance” which, to me, doesn’t explain the word.

[Video] Siri Guru Granth Sahib Conference 2017

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 2:38am
Thought-provoking presentations by eminent authors and scholars on the universal message of SGGS

Sikhs Provide Relief To Mexico After Massive Earthquakes

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 7:47pm
“We want to re-build our communities based in the universal love that bonds us as a human race, and we as Sikhs in Mexico would like to be a light for whoever in this moment feels surrounded by darkness.” Akal Sahai Kaur, Volunteer, UNITED SIKHS Mexico.

3 Indian-origin leaders elected to New Zealand's Parliament

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 2:15pm
Bakshi is both, New Zealand's first Indian and first Sikh member of parliament. He was first elected in the 2008 elections. Delhi-born Bakshi graduated from the University of Delhi in 1985 and moved to New Zealand in 2001 with his family.

In the Marketplace of Ideas (with Videos from 2017 SGGS Conference)

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 2:06pm
IJ Singh, Inder Mohan Singh and GP Singh Examine the 2017 Annual Conference on Siri Guru Granth Sahib