Category: People & Events

Calendar Confusions

The controversy surrounding the Nanakshahi Calendar has taken a new turn with the Sant Samaj urging Akal Takht to revert to the Bikrami Calendar in wake of the confusion… Read More

The Saga of the Chote Sahibzade

As the year approaches the end, on December 26 every year, the world Sikh community commemorates the martyrdom of three of their most loved figures of the Guru household. On this darkest of days, their youngest heroes… Read More

American Sikh Rides to Raise Awareness

…of Oppression of Some Indian Women. A Lone Texas Horse Woman Races Marwari Horse in a Boisterous Sikh Ride in the Punjab. From childhood, Houstonian Harsangat Raj Kaur took pleasure in mounting the back of a wild horse and riding off on it… Read More

Good Job! Gap!

Arsalan Iftikhar, senior editor at The Islamic Monthly and founder of TheMuslimGuy.com posted a picture to his Twitter and Facebook wall of a defaced subway advertisement for Gap featuring Sikh actor and jewelry designer Waris Ahluwalia… Read More

The Pistol of General Zorawar Singh

Sukhbinder Singh from the UK is a private collector of arms and armors. In his collection lies a pistol of General Zorawar Singh. The inscription on the barrel of the pistol is in Persian and reads “Maharaj Kanwar Zorwar Singh Ji Sahib”… Read More