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Punjab: Murders Without Murderers

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 8:52pm
New evidence draws attention to the thousands of Punjabis “disappeared” in the 1980s and ‘90s.

Punjab: Murders Without Murderers

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 4:03pm
What Punjab’s survivors are striving for today echo demands heard throughout the world’s conflict areas. There is no magic switch to flip between conflict and peace, as illustrated by seminal transitional justice contexts such as Brazil or Guatemala or South Africa.

Sikhs Participate in Sandy Hook Interfaith Candlelight Vigil

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 5:41am
The event was a part of nationwide Vigils and Events to #EndGunViolence. This was the 5th anniversary of Sandy Hook shooting and 150,000 people have been killed by gun violence since this tragedy.

Sikh Cards Released by Sikh Educational & Cultural Society

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 4:44am
More educational material, including posters, in the near future to help educate people about the Sikh faith

Dear Punjab, I'm Sorry ~Manika Kaur

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 1:34pm
Manika delivers a rousing spoken word piece to highlight her charity work to help the Punjab with her 'Kirtan For Causes'.

Its Harsh but True

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 9:24pm
We humans have so much power but faith is something I've noticed we all are losing within ourselves.

The NEW Gurbani Media Center is Here!

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 4:54pm
Introducing the All NEW Gurbani Media Center App for iOS!

How to Create Peace in an Un-Peaceful World

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 4:29pm
There is always an inner process within us regarding “doing” vs. “being.” We ask ourselves, “What can I DO to help?”

Barah Maah Updesh - POH Month

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 6:49am
These are currently 2 Sets of Displays relating to Poh Maah (Month)

'Concept of Sadh Sangat in Sikhism' ~ Book Review

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 5:10am
Book Review by Bhai Harbans Lal.

Reflections #birthblog

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 2:13pm
“The spiritual path is a treacherous one”. This has been my experience. Treacherous, immensely painful at times, but absolutely awe inspiringly beautiful.

Sikhs & Rajput State of Jaipur

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 1:15am
The Sikhs and Rajput state of Jaipur had a close and mostly cordial relation for about 150 years. Guru Gobind Singh stayed at Ponta Sahib for couple of years in the territory of ruler of Nahan. They definitely have some artefacts gifted by the Guru. I wonder if the royal family of Jaipur have any relics relating to Sikh Gurus.

Baba Mohan Valian Pothian

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:39pm
It is said that Guru Arjan Dev procured these Pothies from Baba Mohan and utilized them in the compilation of The Adi Sri Granth Sahib...

Reaching Millions, Sikhs Plan the Next Media Campaign in America

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:04pm
NSC and its supporters held their national meeting to discuss and launch the next phase of the Sikh media campaign

Former Skinhead Joins Son of Slain Worshipper For Hill Hate Crime Briefing

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:50am
“Given the increase in hate crimes and hate crime threat against various communities in America, the time for urgent action is now,” said Kaleka and Michaelis. “From governments to advocacy groups to individuals, we all have a role to play in creating a more peaceful world.”

Hardev Singh Tells His Story

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:18am
I have come to understand that my story isn’t rare, but that this blessing has come to many.

Meet Your SikhNet Team

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:07am
In order to keep SikhNet going and expand our services for all of you, we have added some new team members this year and I want you to meet them.

Gurbir Singh Grewal Appointed as Attorney General

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 11:11am
Grewal will serve as the state’s chief law enforcement officer and a key partner to the Governor in upholding constitutional and civil rights, ensuring equal protection under the law, and building a stronger and Fairer New Jersey for all.

One type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 9:48pm
Aerobic exercise, or "cardio," might be the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have.

$210,000 Raised in Washington for Underprivileged Students in Punjab

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 10:40pm
"Assistance in lifting young people out of poverty, tragedy and painful circumstances.”