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Breaking the Cycle of Gender Violence

In this webinar, Sabrina explores harmful cultural practices, many of which have been exported in to the diasporic Sikh communities,...

Culture of Violence - Lessons from the Sahibzade Legacy

Harinder Singh speaks at the Sikh Sabha of New Jersey on the weekend following the shootings at an elementary school...

Sexuality In Sikhi

Sexuality is a polarizing topic, which people often turn to religion seeking concrete moral pronouncements. This presentation seeks to understand...

The Messiah Is Here … and It Is Us

We all suffer at times, weighed down with personal traumas, disappointments and regrets.   According to the Buddhists, the primary...

Dharam: Is Sikhi a Religion?

We examine the following lines from Japji Sahib: Mannay mugg na challey panth / mannay dharam seti sanbandh (Faith treads not sectarian ways/Faith...

Two Bouquets: In Memory of Sardarni Mohinder Kaur

SARDARNI MOHINDER KAUR  [September 24, 1921 - March 22, 2011]. She was Honorary Director of Dr. Balbir Singh Sahitya Kendra,...

Guru Angad: The Epitome of Obedience

Today, the 4th day of the month of Assu (September 18), we celebrate the gurgaddi divas [The Coronation Day] of Guru Angad,...

The Stages of Human Life

I sat there listening to kirtan at a housewarming. I don’t really remember what year it was and  I do...

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