Sikhism

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Sikhs Host First Langar on Capital Hill

By Frances Kai-Hwa WangIn an effort to combat misperceptions of Sikh Americans , SALDEF’s SikhLEAD Internship Program will be hosting the country's first-ever langar -- a traditional, shared meal -- on Capitol Hill with members of Congress and their staff ... [Published NBCNews.com - 3 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Victoria's Walk for Peace raises $30,000

Gordy Dodd’s fifth annual Walk for Peace was held last Sunday and managed to raise more than $30,000.The recipient this year was Victoria Hospice’s Touchstones counseling program, which helps young people through the grieving process.A total of $28,000 ... [Published Victoria News - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Maintain status quo on Haryana gurdwaras: Akal Takht

Expressing satisfaction over opposing groups calling off their conventions over the issue of Haryana creating a new board for Sikh shrines, the Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, Sunday directed status quo be maintained in management of ... [Published Deccan Herald - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Malaysians unite for MH17 victims in multi-faith prayers

KUALA LUMPUR: More than 500 people of various races and religions gathered at the Malaysia Airlines Academy to offer special prayers in memory of the 298 passengers and crew on board flight MH17.The multi-faith prayers, organised by MAS yesterday, was ... [Published New Straits Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

My memorable visit to Hindu Heritage Centre

I have always had the urge to learn about other cultures and religions. As a Sikh, I understand that it is important to respect other people’s values and way of life. Sikhism originated from the roots of Hinduism and I have always had the interest to ... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

A prime minister for all Malaysians – OMG!

I am a Malaysian. I am, therefore, Asli, Baba, Bidayuh, Chinese, Chitti, Dayak, Iban, Indian, Kadazan-Dusun, Malay, Melanau, Portuguese-Eurasian or Sikh.I believe in Animism, Bahaism, Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism or Taoism ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Freedom of Religion: what does the Indian constitution say?

All religions are equal before the law, and no religion shall be favoured over the other New Delhi: It can be said that no other country in the world has as much religious diversity as India. Thus, the Right to Freedom of Religion forms a very important ... [Published Gulf News - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Malaysians of various faiths gather to pray for MH17 families

–KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 ― Hundreds of Malaysians of all faiths gathered today to pray for the families of the 298 people killed in the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last week.Jagir Singh, who heads the country’s largest non-Muslim interfaith ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Families celebrate Nagar Kirtan in Middlesbrough

Hundreds have joined celebrations on Teesside to mark Nagar Kirtan.In Middlesbrough there was a procession through the town.Many people wore blue or orange which are the holy sacred colours of Sikhism. ... [Published itv.com - Jul 20 2014]
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First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Between life and mere living

Death, despite its inevitability, has always been a taboo subject for open discussion. Therefore, it was heartening to read that the Supreme Court (SC) has finally opened the debate on the controversial subject of euthanasia and issued notices to the ... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Badal should recognise HSGPC, says SAD (A) president

Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar president Simranjit Singh Mann voiced support for the formation of a separate Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee in Haryana, on Tuesday. Mann said the chief minister of Punjab and patriarch of the SAD Parkash Singh Badal ... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 3 reports

Court sets July 21 date for decision over 'Allah' CDs

KUALA LUMPUR: Clerk Jill Ireland Lawrence Bill will know on July 21 whether the use of the word “Allah” can be considered an integral part of her right to practise her religion.High Court (Appellate and Special Powers) judge Justice Zaleha Yusof fixed ... [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 01 2014]

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"By directing the Akali Dal to call off their conclave, Giani Gurbachan Singh has provided them an escape route. It is strange and ironic that the jathedar is issuing directions to the HSGPC leaders whom he had himself excommunicated from the Sikh Panth a few days back" Kanwar Pal Singh said in a statement
...seems to have come in handy for the jathedar in cancelling the two conventions, as in his directive, he made a mention of the incident, saying, "The incident is a matter of grave concern for all of us and we all must work together for defusing tension there."
"Sikhism is a democratic religion and everyone should welcome a democratic system" Singh said, suggesting to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal that his Akali Dal can contest the polls to the Gurdwara Committee in Haryana just...

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Sikhs Host First Langar on Capital Hill [Published NBCNews.com - 3 mins ago]
The Importance Of Religious Numbers [Published MidWeek - 6 hours ago]
Bankers should look eastwards for ethical guidance [Published Conversation UK - 13 hours ago]
Victoria's Walk for Peace raises $30,000 [Published Victoria News - 21 hours ago]
SGPC-cops block Jhinda, HSGMC group from enteri... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 28 2014]
Reconciling South Asia's Hindus and Muslims [Published Huffington Post - Jul 28 2014]
Maintain status quo on Haryana gurdwaras: Akal ... [Published Deccan Herald - Jul 27 2014]
Maintain status quo on Haryana gurdwaras: Akal ... [Published ProKerala.com - Jul 27 2014]
Akal Takht intervenes, Panthic conventions call... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 27 2014]
Akal Takht steps in to avert crisis, Sikh meets... [Published Indian Express - Jul 26 2014]
Separate SGPC row: Akal Takht steps in, Sikh le... [Published India Today - Jul 26 2014]
SGPC Row: Akal Takht Steps In, Sikh Leaders Cal... [Published Outlook India - Jul 26 2014]
My memorable visit to Hindu Heritage Centre [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Jul 26 2014]
Faith Forum: Why meditate? [Published Reno Gazette-Journal - Jul 26 2014]
A prime minister for all Malaysians – OMG! [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jul 26 2014]
An assault on Sikh institutions, values [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 26 2014]
Malaysians unite for MH17 victims in multi-fait... [Published New Straits Times - Jul 25 2014]
Dayton Mercy Society hosts interfaith gathering [Published Dayton Daily News - Jul 25 2014]
Library volunteer honored by board for commitment [Published Echoes Sentinel - Jul 25 2014]
Two judges quit panel in key interfaith child c... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 24 2014]
Two Appeal Court Judges Recused From Hearing In... [Published Bernama - Jul 24 2014]
Freedom of Religion: what does the Indian const... [Published Gulf News - Jul 23 2014]
Let Sikhs play – How turban bans in sport are t... [Published Yahoo! India - Jul 23 2014]
‘‘Prakash Diwas” (Gurupurav) on July 23 Guru Ha... [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Jul 22 2014]
Malaysians of various faiths gather to pray for... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Jul 22 2014]
Malaysians of various faiths gather to pray for... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 22 2014]
No cop action in Haryana shrines, says HS Chatha [Published Times of India - Jul 22 2014]
Malaysian court orders return of Christian CDs [Published UCAN India - Jul 21 2014]
To really Prey and not be Prayed upon [Published Meri News - Jul 21 2014]
Pak Embassy hosts Iftar to promote interfaith h... [Published Pakistan Observer - Jul 21 2014]
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A prime minister for all Malaysians – OMG! [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jul 26 2014]
I am a Malaysian. I am, therefore, Asli, Baba, Bidayuh, Chinese, Chitti, Dayak, Iban, Indian, Kadazan-Dusun, Malay, Melanau, Portuguese-Eurasian or Sikh.I believe in Animism, Bahaism, Buddhism, Christianity, Confucianism, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism or Taoism ...
The International Basketball Federation Is Forc... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 18 2014]
#LetSikhsPlay is a response to Indian players Amrit Pal Singh and Amjyot Singh being denied the right to wear their turbans during Asia Cup games. Two Sikh Indian basketball players were prohibited from wearing turbans on court because they "may cause ...
Not a movie! At the Golden Temple, a Sword Figh... [Published weehingthong - Jun 07 2014]
________________________________________________ Published on Jun 7, 2014 Violent clashes erupt between Sikh groups in the premises of India’s holy shrine, Golden Temple, on the 30th anniversary of Operation Blue Star, a military raid against Sikh ...
Sword Fight Breaks Out in India’s Golden Temple [Published WSJ.com: India Real Time - Jun 06 2014]
Violent clashes broke out between sword-wielding groups of Sikhs inside the Golden Temple, Sikhism’s holiest shrine, in India’s northern city of Amritsar Thursday. ...
‘Marriage, not conversion, so Jais has no stand... [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Jun 05 2014]
JAGIR SINGH The Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) is appalled to read that Jais had gone into a Hindu temple and stopped a marriage ceremony from taking place, on the grounds that the bride ...
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