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Art & Culture of the Diaspora

Col. Arjinderpal Singh Sekhon takes command of the 349th Combat Support Hospital, Los Angeles, on January 21, 2007. Col. Sekhon has been in the US Army for 22 years, and holds both Medical and Law Degrees.
A-B-C, tu kithey gayee see;
Edward mar gaya; Pittan gayee see
(A-B-C, where did you go?
Edward died. So, I went to mourn him.)
Old Punjabi nursery rhyme used to teach English during the British Raj.
Sikh-American Pioneers Finally Get Last Rites in Oregon

Sikh-American Pioneers Finally Get Last Rites in Oregon

Two men who were born in Punjab in the 1800s finally were laid to rest last week in Oregon, thanks to the efforts of a Salem man. HANK ARENDS
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The Dowry Violence That Shames Britain

The Dowry Violence That Shames Britain

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$25,000 Punjabi Literature Prize-Winner Announced: <br />Avtar Singh Billing

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Avtar Singh Billing

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The Treasures of The Emperor:
A Pligrim Through Sikh-British Heritage -
Part VI

With a heavy heart, all I can muster is a weak: "Halleluja!" T. SHER SINGH
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Punjab: <br />Civil Society and Conflict Transformation

Punjab:
Civil Society and Conflict Transformation

A look at efforts to support the survivors of the 1984-1995 conflict in Punjab. ARMED CONFLICT RESOLUTION AND PEOPLE’S RIGHTS PROJECT
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Despite Heavy Odds, Report Suggests India’s Sikhs Continue To Live Better Than The Rest in India

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Sikhs in the country have, on the average, the most spacious houses with an average area of 635 sq ft. KANCHAN SRIVASTAVA
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Why are India

Why are India's Air Force Planes Falling Out of The Sky?

More than half the 872 MiGs India had purchased from Russia have been lost in accidents, at a cost of over 200 lives.In peace time! ANDREW NORTH, BBC
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Portraits in Courage: <br />A Pilgrim Through Sikh-British Heritage - <br />Part V

Portraits in Courage:
A Pilgrim Through Sikh-British Heritage -
Part V

Look at the machine-gun toting Sardar and you can instantly envision the idea and import of "savaa lakh"! T. SHER SINGH
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sikhchic.com online poll: What are your views on gun-control?

  • Citizens should have the freedom to buy and own any guns they want.
    Our laws have gone too far -- we need to curtail public gun ownership.
    Guns should be completely banned ... except for military, police, and valid rural, protective and sports usage.
An Open Letter to Indians in America: <br />Do You Know What Modi is Really About?

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Do You Know What Modi is Really About?

Modi was banned from visiting the US for a decade for good reason: horrific religious violence unleashed under his watch. ANU ANAND HALL
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The Age of Loneliness is Killing Us

The Age of Loneliness is Killing Us

For homo sapiens, the most social of creatures, there’s no such thing now as society. GEORGE MONBIOT
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The Right to Die: <br />Can Canadians Seek Help to Die? <br />The Roundtable Open Forum # 135

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Can Canadians Seek Help to Die?
The Roundtable Open Forum # 135

The Supreme Court of Canada is convening this morning to hear a new challenge ... THE CANADIAN PRESS
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The Power of Words: <br />To Hurt & To Inspire

The Power of Words:
To Hurt & To Inspire

Words and silence were the tormentors in my childhood. VISHAVJIT SINGH
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The Guns of Chillianwala: <br />A Pilgrim Through Sikh-British Heritage - <br />Part IV

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On its grounds are two of the Sikh artillery guns used by the Khalsa army ... T. SHER SINGH
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The Sikh & Muslim Minorities of India: <br />Pawns in The Hands of Mischief-Makers - <br />The Roundtable Open Forum # 134

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Pawns in The Hands of Mischief-Makers -
The Roundtable Open Forum # 134

In the gloom and doom of global inter-religious conflict, a ray of shining light ... NANAK SINGH NISHTER
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Sikh Publishing House Proposed

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A Lady of Umritsar: <br />A PilgrimThrough Sikh-British Heritage <br />Part III

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A PilgrimThrough Sikh-British Heritage
Part III

And the legendary Golden Throne of Maharajah Ranjit Singh! T. SHER SINGH
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Col. Arjinderpal Singh Sekhon takes command of the 349th Combat Support Hospital, Los Angeles, on January 21, 2007. Col. Sekhon has been in the US Army for 22 years, and holds both Medical and Law Degrees.

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