Sikhism

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Name: Sikhism
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Colorful LA Baisakhi Celebration Enthralls Thousands

The Sikh community of Southern California came together for one of the largest Baisakhi celebrations at the Los Angeles Convention Center here April 13, that saw nearly 25,000 people attending the festivities full of devotion and exuberance.The Sikh Dharma ... [Published India-West - 9 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Three Questions For Narendra Modi

In response to the BJP prime ministerial candidate's interview to the ANI , Rana Ayyub asks some pointed questions of the Gujarat CM in the DNA : PS, some clarifications Narendra Modiji on your latest interview:1. About journalists: On the sedition charges ... [Published Outlook India - 15 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

NGO calls for special family court

PETALING JAYA: A Muslim non-governmental organisation has called for the setting up of a special family court system for better management of legal disputes between Muslims and non-Muslims.Sisters in Islam (SIS) executive director Ratna Osman said there ... [Published The Sun Daily - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Lawyer: Non-Muslims can appear in Syariah court

©The Star (Used by permission)IPOH: A non-Muslim can be present at a Syariah court if he or she has been named a party in a suit, a counsel for a Muslim convert has contended.Asmuni Awi, who acted for Mohd Ridzuan Abdullah, the Muslim convert husband ... [Published Malaysian Bar Council - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

It’s Important to Read Between the Lines

Prime Minister David Cameron conveyed a number of Vaisakhi wishes to British Sikhs this week. The warm messages were timed to mark the festival of Vaisakhi, a very special time of the year for the world’s youngest religion, Sikhism.It’s important to read ... [Published Asian Today - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

'Online marriages more likely to last'

2:11pm Wednesday 16th April 2014 in News By Umbreen Ali , Writer and ColumnistDr Amandeep Takhar explores how young Sikhs are moving away from the traditional arranged marriage route commonly used in Sikh religion and are embracing the online trend ... [Published Asian Image - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

In the Chinese Press: Chinese groups strongly against implementation of hudud

PETALING JAYA (April 16): Non-Muslim groups have expressed strong opposition against PAS’ move to table a Private Member’s Bill in Parliament to allow for the implementation of hudud law in Kelantan.They are the Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce ... [Published FZ.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sikh leader seeks vote for Azad

Excelsior CorrespondentJAMMU, Apr 15: A Sikh leader has appealed the Sikh Community to cast their vote in favour of Congress-NC coalition candidate from Udhampur-Kathua-Doda Parliamentary seat, Ghulam Nabi Azad.Addressing media persons here at Simbal ... [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 5 reports

No more negotiations, amend the law, interfaith council tells Putrajaya

BY V. ANBALAGAN, ASSISTANT NEWS EDITORApril 15, 2014Jagir Singh, president of the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism, says the council submitted two memorandums urging Puutrajaya amend the law to deal ... [Published Malaysian Insider - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Religious tourism

GIVEN the violence being unleashed in Pakistan today in the name of religion, it may seem ironic that in many quarters the desire is to see the country’s environment improved so that followers of other faiths may visit places that hold religious significance ... [Published DAWN Group - Apr 13 2014]
Entities: Religion, Sikhism, Pakistan
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

April is Sikh Heritage Month in Ontario

SIKH Heritage Month is celebrated to honour the culture and way of life of Sikhs. This is celebrated throughout the month of April in Ontario for people to appreciate what Sikhs have contributed to the world and the accomplishments that they have made ... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Good deeds valued and no place for intoxicants

Comments (0)SIKHISM is a comparatively new religion, emerging from the teachings of its founder, Guru Nanak, who was born in 1469 near Lahore.There are an estimated 30 million Sikhs worldwide, most of them in the Punjab region spanning parts of Pakistan ... [Published Nottingham Post - Apr 11 2014]

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"The Supreme Court remarked, “Gujarat is the state of Mahatma Gandhi and it’s very strange that the state government is unable to take any criticism.”"
"The syariah court supposedly can hear cases only where both parties are Muslims" he said
...Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Sikhism), but also religious beliefs that are "new, uncommon, not part of a formal church or sect, only subscribed to by a small number of people, or may seem illogical or unreasonable to others." Notably, the guidance provides that because this definition of religion is "so broad," whether a practice or belief is religious typically is not disputed...

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Colorful LA Baisakhi Celebration Enthralls Thou... [Published India-West - 9 hours ago]
Three Questions For Narendra Modi [Published Outlook India - 15 hours ago]
NGO calls for special family court [Published The Sun Daily - 22 hours ago]
The EEOC offers guidance on religious garb and ... [Published Inside Counsel - 22 hours ago]
PS, some clarifications Narendra Modiji on your... [Published DNA India - 23 hours ago]
Sikh community invite everyone to join Vaisakhi... [Published Reading Post - Apr 17 2014]
Lawyer: Non-Muslims can appear in Syariah court [Published Malaysian Bar Council - Apr 17 2014]
Sikh Empire relic bought by Calgary billionaire [Published Globe and Mail - Apr 17 2014]
Religious minorities better protected by Federa... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 17 2014]
Lawyer: Non-Muslims can appear in Syariah court [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 17 2014]
Celebration & belief [Published The Statesman - Apr 17 2014]
It’s Important to Read Between the Lines [Published Asian Today - Apr 16 2014]
'Online marriages more likely to last' [Published Asian Image - Apr 16 2014]
Indira can turn to Shariah Court to get justice... [Published Malaysia MSN - Apr 16 2014]
In the Chinese Press: Chinese groups strongly a... [Published FZ.com - Apr 16 2014]
Palm Sunday and Vasakhi traditionally and cerem... [Published thestar.com.my - Apr 16 2014]
Bible group’s move may test Selangor, Pakatan i... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Apr 16 2014]
On Bible Society's move to Kuala Lumpur - Tony Pua [Published Astro Awani - Apr 16 2014]
Sikh leader seeks vote for Azad [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Apr 16 2014]
Organisers thrilled by Telford Sikh parade resp... [Published Shropshire Star - Apr 15 2014]
Ally BJP’s manifesto tests SAD ideology [Published Times of India - Apr 15 2014]
No more negotiations, amend the law, interfaith... [Published Malaysian Insider - Apr 15 2014]
No more negotiations, amend the law, interfaith... [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Malaysia - Apr 15 2014]
No more negotiations, amend the law, interfaith... [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Malaysia - Apr 15 2014]
No more negotiations, amend the law, interfaith... [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Malaysia - Apr 15 2014]
No more negotiations, amend the law, interfaith... [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Malaysia - Apr 15 2014]
'BJP manifesto a challenge to ally SAD's ideology' [Published Times of India - Apr 15 2014]
Minority panel works on logo, structure to incl... [Published Indian Express - Apr 14 2014]
Sikh community celebrates Baisakhi in Goa [Published Times of India - Apr 14 2014]
The echoing silence of caste [Published The Hindu - Apr 14 2014]
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Lawyer: Non-Muslims can appear in Syariah court [Published Malaysian Bar Council - Apr 17 2014]
©The Star (Used by permission)IPOH: A non-Muslim can be present at a Syariah court if he or she has been named a party in a suit, a counsel for a Muslim convert has contended.Asmuni Awi, who acted for Mohd Ridzuan Abdullah, the Muslim convert husband ...
The Lego Movie isn't a great film, it's a brill... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 19 2014]
The Lego Movie should get a Cannes Lion Grand Prix for advertising. It sells the magic of plastic that can link generations Like the bricks from a Lego skyscraper that have been transformed into a train, spaceship, or dog house, the newly released ...
The Lego Movie’s got religion [Published Georgetown/On Faith - Feb 12 2014]
Legos got religion? Who knew? “The Lego Movie,” well-reviewed and making money by the brickyard, builds its story upon religious and moral themes. They don’t all snap together securely, but that’s in keeping with the rest of the film. Spoiler alert: ...
Jan. 30 on Canto Talk: Deadiest Blogger Barry J... [Published Temple of Mut - Jan 29 2014]
Dear Friends: Silvio Canto Jr. and I are delighted to have Deadliest Blogger Barry Jacobsen , our show’s military history expert extraordinaire, on the show this week to cover a wide array of news touching on previous shows, the military, and international ...
For India's Sikhs Amritsar casts a long shadow ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 15 2014]
India's politics bears the scars of the 1984 Golden Temple massacre – whether or not Britain had a role The history of the Sikhs in independent India is a history involving laughter and tears. On the one hand they were identified with both irrepressible ...
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