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SC upholds election of Muslim who converted to Sikhism
Times of India

SC upholds election of Muslim who converted to Sikhism

NEW DELHI: Can a person born in a Muslim family, which practised Islamic rites, claim to have converted to a scheduled caste community in Sikhism and contest assembly elections from a seat reserved for SCs? The Supreme Court on Friday said he ... Times of India, 4 days ago

A Dream Of Unsoiled Life

Cold Comfort Ambedkar would have converted to Sikhism, but balked at the prospect of becoming a second-rate Sikh Last Laugh In 1956, he converted to Buddhism in Nagpur as he believed the city was named after the Naga Buddhists *** The bus ...
 Outlook India4 days ago
Hindustan Times

Akal Takht, SGPC condemn turban search in US

The Akal Takht, highest temporal seat of Sikhism, and Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) have condemned the manner in which US high school student Karanveer Singh Pannu (18) of New Jersey was forced to remove his turban during a security ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Delighted with Ontario Baisakhi, SGPC now loves its lesbian premier  Hindustan Times1 week ago SGPC condemns gurdwara blast in Germany, seeks arrest of accused  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

10 Interesting facts about Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of Sikhism

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, April 11 -- India is known for its unity in diversity. India has always been the land where various religions and cultures preside together. Diverse ...
 HT Syndication3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Who are the Namdharis? 5 things you should know

1. An offshoot of Sikhism, the Namdhari sect was founded in the 18th century by Bhai Ram Singh. 2. Like Sikhs, Namdharis rever Guru Granth Sahib and all Sikh gurus starting from Guru Nanak Dev to Guru Gobind Singh but believe the line of gurus ...
 Hindustan Times4 weeks ago

We will now be protected: Sikhs get legal rights in Chile

Chile's more than 200 legally recognised religions didn't include Sikhism until this January 25. It took the fledgling Sikh community in the South American western-edge country four years to win this privilege. Now we will be protected, with more ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Sikhism Recognized as a Legal Religion in Chile  Sikh Siyasat Online2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Akal Takht hails bill on harsh punishment in sacrilege cases

The Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, has welcomed the passage of the Indian Penal Code (Punjab Amendment) Bill 2016 by the state Vidhan Sabha that will strength the hands of the government and the law enforcing agencies in dealing ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Bill to strengthen hands of police: Akal Takht  HT Syndication1 month ago Akal Takht endorses Swachh Bharat drive  HT Syndication1 month ago

Waris Ahluwalia calls for 'awareness' on Sikhism post Aeromexico debacle(UPDATE)

Indian-American actor and designer Waris Ahluwalia, who was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight from Mexico City to New York because he refused to remove his turban, said on Tuesday that this incident has resolved him to take a stand on the matt ...
 Sify2 months ago

Sikhs On 'The Daily Show' Have Perfect Response For People Who Assume They're Muslim

Sikhism is a monotheistic religion that traces its roots back to the Indian state of Punjab. The faith has been part of America's religious landscape for over 125 years . Despite this long history,Sikhs have often experienced discrimination in ...
 Huffington Post1 week ago
Times of India

Hundreds expected at Sikh parade in Huddersfield

Hundreds of followers of Sikhism are expected to take part in the annual Vaisakhi parade through Huddersfield today. The procession celebrates Nagar Kirtan, a Sikh custom involving the processional singing of holy hymns throughout a community. It ...
 ITV.com2 weeks ago Sikhs gather for DOD-sponsored Vaisakhi celebration  Foreign day ago Norway celebrating Turban Day for its Sikh community is the best thing youll watch today  Yourstory.in3 days ago World of Vaisakhi  Times of India2 weeks ago
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