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Sikh community aiming to educate Albertans about religion - Globalnews.ca

Sun, 2017-04-16 17:52

Globalnews.ca

Sikh community aiming to educate Albertans about religion
Globalnews.ca
While many Edmontonians were commemorating Easter weekend, the local Sikh community was celebrating the start of their solar New Year. Vaisakhi celebrations mark the Sikh Brotherhood and pay tribute to the start of the Punjabi Harvest. “Today is a ...

Bali highlights rich contribution of great Sikh Gurus - Kashmir Images

Sun, 2017-04-16 12:48

Bali highlights rich contribution of great Sikh Gurus
Kashmir Images
Addressing a huge gathering of Sikh devotees at a function at village Diaran in Raipur-Domana constituency near here that was organized by the Gurdwara Prabhandhak Committee to commemorate the Baisakhi festival, which also symbolizes the foundation ...

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Sikhs paraded through Huddersfield in a colourful procession but what is the festival of Vasaikai? - Huddersfield Examiner

Sun, 2017-04-16 11:15

Huddersfield Examiner

Sikhs paraded through Huddersfield in a colourful procession but what is the festival of Vasaikai?
Huddersfield Examiner
Hundreds of people from across Yorkshire were in Huddersfield on Sunday for the Sikh festival of Vasaikai. People lined the streets to watch the a colourful 90-minute procession make its way between the town's two Gudwara – or temples – at Fartown and ...

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Watch Sikh New Year celebrated with vibrant procession through Nottingham streets - Nottingham Post

Sun, 2017-04-16 10:22

Nottingham Post

Watch Sikh New Year celebrated with vibrant procession through Nottingham streets
Nottingham Post
Starting in Church Street, Lenton, and finishing in at the £1.5 million Gurdwara Baba Budha Ji temple, in Haydn Road, Sherwood the vibrant procession brightened up an otherwise overcast morning and afternoon with gatka (Sikh martial arts) displays ...

City Sikh community to celebrate Vaisakhi - Daily Echo

Sun, 2017-04-16 05:26

Daily Echo

City Sikh community to celebrate Vaisakhi
Daily Echo
Today thousands of people from the Sikh community are expected to turn up to celebrate the Vaisakhi, which is regarded as the holiest day of the calendar. It honours the birth of the Sikh Nation in 1699 and takes the form of continuous reading of the ...
Delays expected as Sikh procession to celebrate Vaisakhi closes major Nottingham roadsNottingham Post
Sikhs mark Vaisakhi festival in GravesendITV News
Singapore Minister Applauds Sikh Community For Its Vibrant Culture On BaisakhiNDTV
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All you need to know about city's Vaisakhi celebrations today - Daily Echo

Sun, 2017-04-16 02:37

Daily Echo

All you need to know about city's Vaisakhi celebrations today
Daily Echo
Today thousands of people from the Sikh community are expected to turn up to celebrate the Vaisakhi, which is regarded as the holiest day of the calendar. It honours the birth of the Sikh Nation in 1699 and takes the form of continuous reading of the ...
Delays expected as Sikh procession to celebrate Vaisakhi affects major Nottingham roadsNottingham Post
Singapore Minister Applauds Sikh Community For Its Vibrant Culture On BaisakhiNDTV
Sikhs mark Vaisakhi festival in GravesendITV News
The Dispatch -Times of India -The Star Online
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Sikh heritage crumbling in Pakistan - The Express Tribune - The Express Tribune

Sun, 2017-04-16 00:23

The Express Tribune

Sikh heritage crumbling in Pakistan - The Express Tribune
The Express Tribune
ISLAMABAD: For Amardeep Singh, legacies are bigger than religion. But roots and heritage are very important too because if the roots are missing, one really ...
Sikhs in Pakistan celebrate Besakhi festival | Euronewseuronews
Baisakhi: Fewer pilgrims visited Pak - The TribuneThe Tribune

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Election campaigns at annual Sikh celebration in Vancouver - Times Colonist

Sat, 2017-04-15 19:56

Times Colonist

Election campaigns at annual Sikh celebration in Vancouver
Times Colonist
B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark poses for a selfie with a member of a Sikh motorcycle club during a Vaisakhi event at the Khalsa Diwan Society Sikh Temple in Vancouver on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Photograph By DARRYL DYCK, The Canadian Press.
BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration680 News

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Election campaign to annual Sikh celebration in Vancouver - Times Colonist

Sat, 2017-04-15 19:20

Times Colonist

Election campaign to annual Sikh celebration in Vancouver
Times Colonist
VANCOUVER — British Columbia's Liberal and NDP leaders largely kept the politics out of their speeches while addressing the Sikh community at the annual Vaisakhi celebration this weekend. The leaders spoke to worshippers at a Sikh temple in South ...
Christy Clark and John Horgan expected to attend Vaisakhi parade in South VancouverStraight.com

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BC party leaders partake in Sikh celebration - Waterloo Record

Sat, 2017-04-15 17:40

Waterloo Record

BC party leaders partake in Sikh celebration
Waterloo Record
B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark, second left, poses for a selfie with a member of a Sikh motorcycle club during a Vaisakhi event at the Khalsa Diwan Society Sikh Temple in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday, April 15, 2017. A provincial election will be ...
BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebrationTimes Colonist

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BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration - Times Colonist

Sat, 2017-04-15 16:08

BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration
Times Colonist
VANCOUVER — British Columbia's Liberal and NDP leaders largely kept the politics out of their speeches while addressing the Sikh community for the annual Vaisakhi celebration today. The leaders spoke to worshippers at a Sikh temple in South Vancouver ...

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Few Sikhs in Canada support genocide motion - The Sunday Guardian

Sat, 2017-04-15 15:48

Few Sikhs in Canada support genocide motion
The Sunday Guardian
The recent passage of a motion by some Members of Provincial Parliament (MPPs) of the Ontario Legislative Assembly in Canada recognising the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in India as a “genocide”, and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's refusal to meet ...

Delays expected as Sikh procession to celebrate Vaisakhi closes major Nottingham roads - Nottingham Post

Sat, 2017-04-15 12:48

Nottingham Post

Delays expected as Sikh procession to celebrate Vaisakhi closes major Nottingham roads
Nottingham Post
To mark the start of the Sikh new year a procession will take place on Easter Sunday (April 16). Vaisakhi - also a celebration of the spring harvest - usually takes place on April 13 or 14 and sees Sikhs taking part in the processional singing of holy ...
PHOTOS & VIDEO: Thousands expected to line the streets to celebrate VaisakhiDaily Echo
Singapore Minister Applauds Sikh Community For Its Vibrant Culture On BaisakhiNDTV
Sikhs to hold parade, festival in ShawneeThe Dispatch
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On centenary of Sikh soldier's death, Australian govt searches for his Punjab descendants - Hindustan Times

Sat, 2017-04-15 08:05

Hindustan Times

On centenary of Sikh soldier's death, Australian govt searches for his Punjab descendants
Hindustan Times
Now the Australian Sikh Heritage Association (ASHA) is seeking to find any of Sarn Singh's living descendants in India, who could possibly attend the landmark commemoration on June 16 in Adelaide, to mark the centenary of his ultimate sacrifice.

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Thousands expected to line the streets to celebrate Vaisakhi - Daily Echo

Sat, 2017-04-15 07:11

Daily Echo

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Thousands expected to line the streets to celebrate Vaisakhi
Daily Echo
Tomorrow thousands of people from the Sikh community are expected to turn up to celebrate the Vaisakhi, which is regarded as the holiest day of the calendar. It honours the birth of the Sikh Nation in 1699 and takes the form of continuous reading of ...
US lawmakers greet Sikhs, laud their contribution on Vaisakhi ...Times of India
It's a Friday to be remembered - Nation | The Star OnlineThe Star Online
CAPAC members celebrate Vaisakhi | Asian American PressSt. Paul Asian American Press
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Sikhs in Pakistan celebrate Besakhi festival - euronews

Sat, 2017-04-15 06:15

euronews

Sikhs in Pakistan celebrate Besakhi festival
euronews
Hundreds of Sikh pilgrims from around the globe converged on a temple in northwestern Pakistan to celebrate one of the most important festivals in the Sikh religion. Besakhi, or Vaisakhi, is celebrated on the first day of the Sanskrit month of Besakh.

US Sikhs launch campaign to spread awareness about Sikhism - Outlook India

Sat, 2017-04-15 03:41

US Sikhs launch campaign to spread awareness about Sikhism
Outlook India
New York, Apr 15 Sikhs in the US have launched a nationwide million-dollar campaign to spread awareness and address the "collective misunderstanding" over the minority community amid a spike in hate crimes against them in the country. The month-long ...

US lawmakers greet Sikhs, laud their contribution on Vaisakhi - The Indian Express

Fri, 2017-04-14 22:15

The Indian Express

US lawmakers greet Sikhs, laud their contribution on Vaisakhi
The Indian Express
Led by the House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, US lawmakers from both the Republican and the Democratic parties greeted Sikhs across the world on Vaisakhi and praised their contribution in country's development. “Wishing our Sikh American ...
It's a Friday to be rememberedThe Star Online
CAPAC members celebrate VaisakhiSt. Paul Asian American Press

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US lawmakers greet Sikhs, laud their contribution on Vaisakhi - Times of India

Fri, 2017-04-14 21:59

Times of India

US lawmakers greet Sikhs, laud their contribution on Vaisakhi
Times of India
WASHINGTON: Led by the House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, US lawmakers from both the Republican and the Democratic parties greeted Sikhs across the world on Vaisakhi and praised their contribution in country's development. "Wishing our ...
It's a Friday to be remembered - Nation | The Star OnlineThe Star Online
CAPAC members celebrate Vaisakhi | Asian American PressSt. Paul Asian American Press

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