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1947 Partition: A Sikh Survivor's Narration

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 6:27am
There were many others who were forced by Muslim attackers to eat buffalo meat - a sin for Sikhs. "They chose to die rather than betray our faith," she says. Despite all that, she harbours no ill-will towards Muslims or Pakistanis. "They helped us a lot," she says of her father's Muslim friends. "They ferried us in lorries, they saved our lives. I don't have any animosity towards Muslims."

An Experience I Will Never Forget: Naureen Returns From Human Rights Summit

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 9:13am
This summit reminded me that I am not alone in the pursuit to make human rights the norm. All these youth, from so many different parts of the world and from so many walks of life all share the drive to make the world a more free, equal, and just place.

Transformation ~ Poetry by Ramneet Kaur

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 3:50am
Transformation a Journey, an Evolution...

'The Quest Continues: Lost Heritage ~ 2nd Book

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:20am
The Sikh Legacy in Pakistan - 2nd Book Releasing in October '17

Death Of The Mind

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 10:54am
Amazing katha from young kathavachak Kaur. ~That is what was surprising about Bhai Jagraj, a Sikh who listens to his Guru. Our prayer should be, "Oh King, please allow me to leave myself aside. Grant us the death of the mind. May I live by Your Words. This battle of life, may I win it in your form."~

Partition of India: Recollections

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 3:21am
A Nightmare for Millions Memories Of A Young Witness And Experience Of His Family

Guru Manio Granthh

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 12:57am
"This was one of the most significant developments in the history of the Sikhs."

Fresno (CA) City Council To Rename Park After Jaswant Singh Khalra

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 12:28pm
"Jaswant Khalra for the Punjab Sikh community is like the Martin Luther King junior for my community."

Who is a Sikh? - Part 1 of 3

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:58pm
Critical Thoughts on Identity Crisis, Sikh activism, and the Path of the Guru

Who is a Sikh? - Part 2 of 3

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:56pm
Sikh activism and its response to the acts of bigotry post 9/11.

Who is a Sikh? - Part 3 of 3

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 10:59pm
Wherein I turn to primarily one Shabad for Guru’s guidance and instruction.

Why is Punjab increasingly turning to new gurus for comfort?

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 10:08pm
The state is seeing a proliferation of godmen and new belief systems. Why?

Global Sikh Issues & Sri Akal Takht Sahib

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 5:03pm
Many current Sikh issues are political and can only be tackled by coming to terms with that reality.

He Fought Depression with Spectacular Devotional Artwork

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 12:48pm
"Pentacular Artist" Raj Singh suffers from anxiety and has Asbergers. He found relief in his photorealistic style of pen art. He has many Sikh pieces that are dear to him.

Thank you India, says French family which took shelter at Mumbai Gurudwara

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:17am
The French tourist family stuck in Mumbai floods on Tuesday went to three hotels in Dadar looking for a safe place before being directed to the Gurudwara.

Representing the USA at the UN Human Rights Summit

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 10:58am
Naureen Kaur's account of being the USA Delegate at the International Human Rights Summit

"Ram Japo ji Aise Aise" ~ Gurbani Translations by Tarun Karani - Part I

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 12:29am
Heartfelt Gurbani Shabad Translations by the Author


Wed, 08/30/2017 - 10:35pm
He combed his hair and tidied himself up so as to look smart to the nurses, you see!

Looking Back on the Wisconson Gurdwara Shooting 5 Years Later

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 4:49pm
just another day in the United States of America—another day of gun fire, panic, and fear

‘We Are Sikhs’ Campaign Improves Perception

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 8:50am
A significant jump towards positive perception of Sikhs in America