Art & Culture of the Diaspora

The Game of Geettay - a watercolour by Sukhpreet Singh
Wealth, shared
While one enjoys and expends it,
Will ever multiply,
And prove endless!
Guru Arjan, GGS:186.2
Day Six in Amritsar: <br />Gobingarh Fort And Khandas Galore

Day Six in Amritsar:
Gobingarh Fort And Khandas Galore

We entered the fort through the gatehouse where Maharajah Ranjit Singh would have entered on one of his majestic elephants. KAREN-EMMA WHITE

A Potent Reminder: <br />The Rights ‘We’ Accord ‘Them’ Are The Rights We’ll Enjoy - <br />No More, No Less

A Potent Reminder:
The Rights ‘We’ Accord ‘Them’ Are The Rights We’ll Enjoy -
No More, No Less

The law requires employers to accommodate religious practices unless it's an undue hardship. GURJOT KAUR

The Unstruck Melody: <br />The Way Of The Sikh - <br />Letter & Spirit # 49

The Unstruck Melody:
The Way Of The Sikh -
Letter & Spirit # 49

When the five vices are brought under control, one then attains the state where the unstruck melody can be heard. YUKTANAND SINGH

Day Five In Amritsar: <br />The Sandhanwalias

Day Five In Amritsar:
The Sandhanwalias

With the right development the city could attract considerably more tourism. KAREN-EMMA WHITE

The Morning Hukam: <br />A Meditation - <br />Monday, March 2, 2015

The Morning Hukam:
A Meditation -
Monday, March 2, 2015

I hear: “Drench yourself in love.” INNI KAUR

Thinking Outside The Box: <br />The Khalsa Community School <br />Brampton, Canada

Thinking Outside The Box:
The Khalsa Community School
Brampton, Canada

“They’re developing civic sense, they’re becoming responsible, and they are thinking globally.” MARYAM SHAH

Second Sikh Named In Short-List 100 For Proposed Mars Colony: <br /> Sikh-Emarati Ritika Kaur Singh

Second Sikh Named In Short-List 100 For Proposed Mars Colony:
Sikh-Emarati Ritika Kaur Singh

Among men and women selected from around the globe ... NEWS REPORT

When Your Punctuation <br />Says It All (!)

When Your Punctuation
Says It All (!)

I went out with a guy based on his use of dashes once. Within moments of our first interaction — over text message — I was basically in love. JESSICA BENNETT

sikhchic.com online poll: What are your views on gun-control?

  • Citizens should have the freedom to buy and own any guns they want.
    Our laws have gone too far -- we need to curtail public gun ownership.
    Guns should be completely banned ... except for military, police, and valid rural, protective and sports usage.
Day Four In Amritsar: <br />International Fateh Academy

Day Four In Amritsar:
International Fateh Academy

I was keen to establish a link between a school we work with in Thetford, England, and a school in Amritsar. KAREN-EMMA WHITE

Ish Amitoj Kaur & <br />The Theater Factory

Ish Amitoj Kaur &
The Theater Factory

It’s is a place for children to learn the skills of drama while building self-confidence and leadership skills. JESSICA NOEL CHAPIN

International Experts Raise Alarm Over <br />Condition of Punjab’s Forts

International Experts Raise Alarm Over
Condition of Punjab’s Forts

Punjab has taken a US $48 million loan from the Asian Development Bank for promoting cultural heritage tourism. Where's the money? JAIDEEP SARIN

My Own Life

My Own Life

I shall no longer look at “NewsHour” every night. I shall no longer pay any attention to politics … OLIVER SACKS

A New Comic-Book <br />Sikh Super Hero -- <br />Who Loves Elvis

A New Comic-Book
Sikh Super Hero --
Who Loves Elvis

There’s a new superhero in town and he doesn’t sport a cape, mask or wear embarrassing tights. CBS NEWS

How Do I Know What I Think? <br />The Importance of Writing: <br />Janam Da Firangee, <br />Sikhi Main Mangee

How Do I Know What I Think?
The Importance of Writing:
Janam Da Firangee,
Sikhi Main Mangee

Writing helps clarify our thoughts. FATEHPAL SINGH TARNEY

Day Three in Amritsar: <br />Ram Bagh - <br />Ranjit Singh’s Summer Palace

Day Three in Amritsar:
Ram Bagh -
Ranjit Singh’s Summer Palace

I could almost see the Maharajah climbing off his elephant right in front of me. KAREN-EMMA WHITE

Famiglia: <br />Letters From Espanola

Letters From Espanola

Ultimately, that is what matters in life. Just to appreciate. Just to enjoy. EK ONG KAAR KAUR


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The Game of Geettay  -  a watercolour by Sukhpreet Singh

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