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Sikhs in the UK have won the right to wear their turbans to work

An amendment to an employment law in the United Kingdom will enable Sikhs to wear turbans at work, the BBC reports. The 1989 Employment Act… 272 more words

New Book out on the Sikh “Gadarites” by SGGS Foundation, Anaheim, CA

Shri Guru Granth Sahib Foundation of Anaheim, CA a founding member of the American Sikh Council has just published a fascinating book on the monumental sacrifices made by the ‘Sikh Gadarites’ in America in the early part of the last century. 266 more words


Diamonds come standard on 90 million yuan 'Fast & Furious 7' supercar

The appearance in Shanghai of the diamond-embedded supercar seen flying between buildings in the trailer for the new high-octane Hollywood action film Fast & Furious 7 set off a social media storm. 330 more words


Amritsar: Sikhs, free food and funny border dances.

We visited the Punjab state just to go and see Amritsar. Amritsar is home to the Golden Temple, a fantastic Sikh temple that is situated in the middle of a holy lake. 368 more words


The New Captain America

A pair of bright red boots and matching red gloves slide into a dashing blue jumpsuit, admittedly a little short for Vishavjit Singh’s long frame. On his chest, red and white vertical bars underline a white star. 1,302 more words

Elektrik Kulture Podkast: Two Brown Girls

Two Brown Girls


London, England

Aaminah Patel | Seetal Gahir

In April I will be releasing a podcast about Feminism in South Asian communities.  Last week I caught up with Aaminah and Seetal to talk about the struggles and beauties of being a woman of South Asian diaspora. 20 more words


we had lunch at a sikh temple


we rode our bikes to gurudwara shri gobind dham at noon today when it was 42C. on sundays they give out free lunch. after sitting in the temple, we migrated to the ground floor where there were rows of people sitting cross legged on the floor eating. 59 more words