#Sikh motorcyclists now exempt from helmets in Alberta

Now, like every motorcyclist on the Prairies, he waits anxiously for every single one of those glorious sunny, warm days to back his motorcycle out of the garage and hit the open road. Those rides are not only a relaxing…

Director of film on anti-Sikh massacre wins national award

Pasricha said that the award helps in breaking the silence over such a heinous crime against humanity. She also said that it’s helping the cause of the human rights activists who have remained steadfast in their campaign for justice. The…

Drag flicking a ‘Bullet’ | @FlickerSingh

A winner isn’t just a person who consistently works hards and delivers results. A winner is a lot more than just that. It is about perseverance, humility, honor and most importantly undying belief in oneself. It’s never about being knocked…

#NJ attorney general, a #Sikh, feels kinship with #Jewish community

On one recent occasion, Grewal and his 8-year-old daughter were approached by a Caucasian mother and her young son in a Bergen County supermarket. When he locked eyes with the child, Grewal assumed it would go one of two ways:…

Loneliness, the silent disease

Growing numbers of older Great article on Loneliness, the disease. Gurughar and the concepts of Sangat and Langar go a long way in helping community members cope with it… “Americans, meanwhile, are embracing what some are calling the “village movement,”…

Ex-Amex exec Amardeep Singh is on a heritage trail

“I took my golden handshake from American Express and it was a decent one,” the 51-year-old turbaned Sikh told me recently. “My career had been extremely satisfying but there is only so much you can do. I wanted to rest…

#Sikh Day Parade in #Manhattan celebrates achievements, spreads #culturalAwareness

This year, Sikhs had more to celebrate. Their political representation and visibility in the Tri-state area has increased exponentially with the election of the Mayor of Hoboken, N.J., Ravinder Bhalla, and the appointment of Attorney General of New Jersey Gurbir…

Official Launch of the new Euless Gurudwara (Sikh Temple) building

The day the congregation was waiting for had finally arrived! Saturday April 21st was forecasted to be a rainy day, but that did not dampen the excitement of the congregation of the Sikh Temple (Gurudwara) of Euless, TX – after…

“None May Exist Without a #Woman”: Achieving #GenderEquality Through the Gurus’ Message

Fast forward to 2018, and the Sikh diaspora is proud to be represented by strong Sikh American women who are fighting for the rights of the underrepresented and underserved, just as the Gurus fought for the rights of women. Preet…