sikhchic.com - Articles Feed en-us http://sikhchic.com/ Fathers & Daughters: Two Biographies NEW BOOKS October 02, 2014 (0 comment(s)) Thu, 2 Oct 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5303&cat=11 ]]> Simranjit Singh Mann spent five years in prison, after which all charges were dropped. <br clear="all" /> Sins of Commission HARTOSH SINGH BAL October 02, 2014 (0 comment(s)) Thu, 2 Oct 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5304&cat=21 ]]> How thirty years and nine official inquiries obscured the truth of India&#39;s 1984 anti-Sikh violence ... <br clear="all" /> Kultars Mime Staged at Harvard - A Review GURMINDER KAUR BHOGAL October 01, 2014 (4 comment(s)) Wed, 1 Oct 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5301&cat=21 ]]> Each cast member gave a compelling performance full of spirit, cruel irony, tears, and courage. <br clear="all" /> Award-Winning Punjabi Film “Qissa”: Theatrical Release in Toronto - October 3 - 9, 2014 NEWS REPORT October 01, 2014 (2 comment(s)) Wed, 1 Oct 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5302&cat=2 ]]> A Sikh survivor of the Partition is struggling to forge a new life in a newly created India ... <br clear="all" /> Where Are You From? VISHAVJIT SINGH September 30, 2014 (6 comment(s)) Tue, 30 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5299&cat=8 ]]> This is one of the most common questions hurled my way in public. My quick response is: from right here in the U.S. <br clear="all" /> An Ode to The Sikh Raj: A Sikh Haveli in Peshawar HIDAYAT KHAN September 30, 2014 (0 comment(s)) Tue, 30 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5300&cat=14 ]]> One of the few well-preserved reminders of the history of Sikhs in Peshawar ... <br clear="all" /> Have We Benefited From Our Gift of Prosperity? Letters From Espanola EK ONG KAAR KAUR September 29, 2014 (3 comment(s)) Mon, 29 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5297&cat=12 ]]> Food, company, opportunity, and stability. All of that has come as a gift ... <br clear="all" /> The Deccani Sikhs of Telangana PARAMITA GHOSH September 29, 2014 (5 comment(s)) Mon, 29 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5298&cat=20 ]]> They settled in Hyderabad in 1832 as part of a gentleman&rsquo;s agreement between two kings. <br clear="all" /> Please Help Stage a Play on 1984: A Few Bucks From You Will Go a Long Way ... INDIEGOGO September 28, 2014 (1 comment(s)) Sun, 28 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5291&cat=21 ]]> The production team aspires to take the show to Delhi in October 2014 after staging it in various North American cities. <br clear="all" /> He Served The Sikh Nation With Passion & Dedication: Ganga Singh Dhillon Dr HARBANS LAL September 28, 2014 (2 comment(s)) Sun, 28 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5296&cat=8 ]]> He was wise, full of vigor and the burning desire to promote the Sikh national identity, to preserve Sikh heritage. <br clear="all" /> The Magic of Gurmukhi: The Calligraphy of Kamaljeet Kaur DEEPSHIKHA BHARDWAJ September 26, 2014 (1 comment(s)) Fri, 26 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5292&cat=1 ]]> A day behind the scenes with the artist, exploring her art and her inspirations. <br clear="all" /> It's Silly To Be Frightened Of Being Dead DIANA ATHILL September 26, 2014 (5 comment(s)) Fri, 26 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5293&cat=8 ]]> Mountains wear down from jagged peaks to flatness. Even planets decay. That natural process is death. <br clear="all" /> Ganga Singh Dhillon Passes Away HINDUSTAN TIMES, et al September 26, 2014 (7 comment(s)) Fri, 26 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5294&cat=8 ]]> US-based Khalistan leader and chairman of the Sri Nankana Sahib Foundation ... <br clear="all" /> The Show Must Go On: Cinema Pioneer Ranjit Singh Seble S. RAVI September 26, 2014 (0 comment(s)) Fri, 26 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5295&cat=2 ]]> &ldquo;I joined my father in 1960 as a part of the touring cinema, which was a big business in those days.&quot; <br clear="all" /> Whither Democracy in India? The Writing on The Wall in Scotland JASPAL SINGH SIDHU September 25, 2014 (3 comment(s)) Thu, 25 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5290&cat=26 ]]> Ironically, India is still engaged in shaping the country&rsquo;s political governance on the 19th century Western model of &lsquo;nation-state.&rsquo; <br clear="all" /> The World of Amarjit Singh Chandan MAHMOOD AWAN September 24, 2014 (2 comment(s)) Wed, 24 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5288&cat=8 ]]> &quot;And I felt my language had welcomed me, shaken my hands, embraced me, wished me good luck ...&quot; <br clear="all" /> Turban Chic JIM BESSMAN September 24, 2014 (5 comment(s)) Wed, 24 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5289&cat=11 ]]> Turbans have been around for centuries -- as a sign of royalty, nobility and class <br clear="all" /> The Morning Hukam: A Meditation Tuesday, September 23, 2014 INNI KAUR September 23, 2014 (3 comment(s)) Tue, 23 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5285&cat=12 ]]> &quot;Why do you dote on your body so? It shall disperse like a cloud of smoke ...&quot; <br clear="all" /> Golden Temple 1947 1984 2014 JASPREET SINGH September 23, 2014 (5 comment(s)) Tue, 23 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5286&cat=21 ]]> In Delhi in 1984 the adage was completely inverted: books were burned after burning people. <br clear="all" /> Two Sikh-Kiwis Elected to New Zealand Parliament NEWS REPORT September 23, 2014 (1 comment(s)) Tue, 23 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5287&cat=26 ]]> While Kanwaljeet Singh is all set to begin his third term in the parliament, Parmjeet Kaur is ready to make her debut. <br clear="all" /> The Extraordinaries: Dr Birinder Singh Ahluwalia T. SHER SINGH September 22, 2014 (17 comment(s)) Mon, 22 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5282&cat=12 ]]> You walk into his office and it is a virtual United Nations, reflecting Canada like few of its institutions, sadly, do even today. <br clear="all" /> A Gem of a Jeweller’s Apartment in London: Gurmit Kaur Campbell DINAH HALL September 22, 2014 (2 comment(s)) Mon, 22 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5283&cat=14 ]]> A jeweller has applied the same fastidious care &ndash; and eccentric, multicultural glamour &ndash; to her Hyde Park home as she does to her work <br clear="all" /> Fighting Ignorance With Art SAMUEL G. FREEDMAN September 22, 2014 (3 comment(s)) Mon, 22 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5284&cat=8 ]]> Sometimes in his casual jeans, sometimes in his neon-bright outfit, always with his turban and beard ... <br clear="all" /> Scotland's Moment of Destiny ALAN CUMMING September 18, 2014 (8 comment(s)) Thu, 18 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5280&cat=26 ]]> There has never been anything so politically important to me. <br clear="all" /> Langar At The Diag MANDIRA BANERJEE September 18, 2014 (6 comment(s)) Thu, 18 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5281&cat=20 ]]> &ldquo;There is a pleasure in creating an event that breaks the barriers we often find around us,&rdquo; Jasprit Singh said. <br clear="all" /> A Call For Help: Ground Zero, Jammu & Kashmir Floods Dr TARANJIT SINGH September 17, 2014 (3 comment(s)) Wed, 17 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5278&cat=26 ]]> Two weeks ago, the most severe flooding the area has experienced in 60 years hit Jammu and Kashmir ... <br clear="all" /> Pronouncing Gurbani Correctly: A New Website Which Helps You Do Exactly That Dr HARBANS LAL September 17, 2014 (9 comment(s)) Wed, 17 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5279&cat=19 ]]> To be able to fulfill one&#39;s commitment to Sikhi, one must learn how to read the script and the language of the Guru Granth. <br clear="all" /> Remembering The 1984 Pogroms THE WIENER LIBRARY September 16, 2014 (3 comment(s)) Tue, 16 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5277&cat=21 ]]> &ldquo;1984: Jis tann l&atilde;g&eacute; soee j&atilde;n&eacute;&rdquo; by photographer Gauri Gill ... <br clear="all" /> Building Bridges: Toronto's New Aga Khan Museum MURRAY WHYTE September 14, 2014 (5 comment(s)) Sun, 14 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5274&cat=26 ]]> So why put it here, on a hillock with a commanding view, mostly, of one of the continent&rsquo;s worst rush-hour gridlocks? <br clear="all" /> He Stoked The Fires of Hatred … Then, In a Sudden About-Face, He Helped Bring Peace in Ireland: Ian Paisley T. REES SHAPIRO September 14, 2014 (0 comment(s)) Sun, 14 Sep 2014 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=5275&cat=26 ]]> A self-proclaimed bigot, he once interrupted a speech by Pope John Paul II by calling the pontiff the antichrist. <br clear="all" />