In August 1991, when I first saw it, the house was in perfect fettle. This was surprising for it was constructed around the year 1830 and was then fully 160 years old. The marble plaque on the façade, fixed by some thoughtful British civil servant… Read More
Tagged: Maharaja Ranjit Singh
* Read the Introduction to this Series and more intriguing articles! Click to Enlarge The contribution of Sikhs towards establishing...
The contribution of Sikhs towards establishing a political system and a sustainable democracy in India is without doubt. The larger contribution they have made on a global platform is abundantly evident to anybody who travels from San Francisco to Bangkok, from Vancouver to Copenhagen… Read More
Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s “Samadh” or the funerary memorial built for him by his successors after his death in 1839 is significant for more than one reason; it commemorates the life… Read More
The California based Sikh Foundation is now preparing and getting ready to release its newest calendar for the year 2011. It started the initiative of issuing a Sikh thematic Common Era calendar… Read More
The game is about the Sikh journey, hence the name of the game: “Sikh Odyssey”. It is in the form of a trivia game. It includes 540 questions, answers and facts about the Sikh religion and Punjab. This game has something for everyone; it has simple questions for children and some interesting questions for adult’s as well…Read More