Art & Culture of the Diaspora
City Mouse, Country Mouse
Here, I can still buy a house at an affordable price and my groceries don't require a second mortgage.
Bizarre Things Get Said In The World Of Quickie, Click-Friendly News Reportage:
The Harman Singh Story
The story seems to ignore the fact that this faith has other values and
doctrines that can transcend this key element of its piety.
Giving Gifts Should Never Be An Obligation
It’s time to ask yourself the purpose of your parties. Is it to accumulate more trinkets to dust once a month?
KEN GALLINGER, Ethical Issues Columnist
At The Dhaaba:
Assessing Modi’s First Year
“Corruption,” he says, “has merely become more expensive during Modi’s rule.”
CHANDER SUTA DOGRA
Scholars Ruminate On Generation Y Sikhs:
Sikh Studies Conference,
University of California, Riverside, USA
Focus on the generation of young Sikhs that is currently ‘coming of age’...
CHARLES M. TOWNSEND
On the 23rd of May, 1914, Nanak’s Ship, also known as Komagata Maru, made it all the way to Canada.
A Poem by JASPREET SINGH
When Romans Met The Sikhs
“As I grew up, my grandpapa inspired me with stories of Sikhs and asked me to meet some Sikhs if I wanted to be a man."
In Defence Of The Truth
“Death is not an evil, should one know how truly to die.”
sikhchic.com online poll: What are your views on gun-control?
Their Hard Work Bears Fruit In An Arid Land
Four Sikh families, comprising about 20 members, have come a long way to
develop the about 300 acres of fallow land into an orchard.
D.J. WALTER SCOTT
Inspired By Seva,
Former Flood Victim Joins Khalsa Aid
To Serve In Nepal
“The whole village appeared magically inhabited by these tall bearded guys with their turbans …”
Sardar Pritpal Singh Bindra
1930 - 2015
He translated the poetry of Bhai Nand Lal Goya and Bhai Gurdas into English.
Dr Bhai HARBANS LAL
World Hails Good Samaritan:
NewZealander Harman Singh
Gurvinder Singh Takes 1984 India Genocide To Cannes:
Chauthi Koot -
The Fourth Direction
A schoolteacher sitting right next to me, a 10-yr-old Sikh boy, said, ‘These Sikhs, they should be taught a lesson.’
MANOHLA DARGIS, The New York Times
Of Justice & Revenge
It is almost an anticlimax, when the news anchor declares that the young man has been sentenced to death.
Pros & Cons Of A Sikh Regiment In The British Army
Sikh membership in the Armed Services is not proportionate to population
demographics, so it makes sense for policymakers to seek a plan to
increase recruitment ...
On Radically Divergent Paths,
Fast-Paced China Is Leaving India Behind
In 1991, per capita GDP for the two countries was practically equal. Per capita GDP in China was $6,807.4 in 2013, almost six times India’s.
HEATHER TIMMINS & MADHURA KARNIK