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Her Name Is Kaur

It has been years since I read a book that touched my heart. Her Name Is Kaur Sikh American Women Write About Love, Courage and Faith… 505 more words

We always score the perfect '10'

This last weekend I did what I had put off for the last many months. I emptied my turbans’ wardrobe and tried sort them out. I was sure there would be some that I had not worn yet and there would be many that would have outlived their utility. 417 more words

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Inner Journey: Daler Mehndi

There have been a lot of religious celebrations in India of late. A couple weeks ago was Janamasthami, the birthday of Lord Krishna and this weekend the Hindu world marked the birthday of the elephant headed wise One, Lord Ganesha. 263 more words


Urban Turban: A brief glimpse of Sikhs in Derby

This is the second year that the Sikh Community in Derby have created an event in the City Centre to give others a glimpse into their culture. 379 more words


Report says 'Highly Inappropriate' Conduct by Former Head of FBI Teresa Carlson

Jenna Sachs reports: The former head of the FBI’s Milwaukee Field Office is the target of a condemning report. The report by the the Department of Justice mentions her handling of the… 274 more words

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Sikh women exempted from Delhi's helmet rule

NEW DELHI: Women riding pillion on two-wheelers in the capital have to compulsarily wear helmets, according to the final notification issued by the Delhi government. It has, however, exempted Sikh women from this rule. 219 more words


A Victory from a Cultural Growth Standpoint

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I am originally from a small, conservative, rural town where people tend to generally stick with people who are like themselves. 735 more words