sikhchic.com - Articles Feed en-us http://sikhchic.com/ 'Democracy' in Modi/BJP's Hindutva India DEVESH K. PANDEY May 18, 2018 (2 comment(s)) Fri, 18 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7049&cat=26 ]]> 100,000 voting documents and 9,700 voter identity cards found in a private residence days before the election. <br clear="all" /> Remembering The People Who Built Buffalo, New York, USA: Dr Surjit Singh ALEX LAZARUS-KLEIN May 18, 2018 (1 comment(s)) Fri, 18 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7050&cat=8 ]]> He had done so much to change the face our region. <br clear="all" /> Sikh-American Drivers Become Major Players In The North American Trucking Industry LAKSHMI GANDHI May 14, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Mon, 14 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7047&cat=8 ]]> The history of Sikhs in the North American trucking industry goes back several decades. <br clear="all" /> The CNN TV Special On Sikh-Americans: A Review -Janam Da Firangee, Sikhi Mai Mangee FATEHPAL SINGH TARNEY May 14, 2018 (4 comment(s)) Mon, 14 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7048&cat=12 ]]> Sikhi is not a race, ethnicity, or nationality &hellip; it is open to all. <br clear="all" /> My Mother ...And Motherhood: Happy Mothers Day -Sunday, May 13, 2018 T. SHER SINGH May 12, 2018 (19 comment(s)) Sat, 12 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=830&cat=12 ]]> The brunt of the sacrifices we had to make were primarily borne by Biji. <br clear="all" /> United States Apologizes To Sikh-Canadian Cabinet Minister LEYLAND CECCO, The Guardian May 11, 2018 (3 comment(s)) Fri, 11 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7046&cat=26 ]]> Navdeep singh Bains refused to take off his turban after he had already passed through regular airport security checks. <br clear="all" /> I Am Married To A Sardar: Forty Years Ago, My Husband Announced He Was Converting To Sikhi POLLY A. TARNEY May 10, 2018 (5 comment(s)) Thu, 10 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7045&cat=8 ]]> I am a Methodist, so religious diversity starts at home for us. <br clear="all" /> Metaphor and Reality, Part II: Letter & Spirit #56 YUKTANAND SINGH May 07, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Mon, 7 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7043&cat=12 ]]> &ldquo;Of what use is sitting silently with your eyes shut like a crane (when, just like the crane, your inner intent and attachment lies somewhere else)?&rdquo; <br clear="all" /> Pavan Guru: Air, Breath, Wind - Our Teacher, Nurturer FELICIA KAUR JODHKA May 07, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Mon, 7 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7044&cat=12 ]]> I am a Mother, over and over, to the wind &mdash; my voice. <br clear="all" /> Punjabi A Poem by JASPREET SINGH May 05, 2018 (1 comment(s)) Sat, 5 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7041&cat=3 ]]> &ldquo;Punjabi falls on Canadian streets and sidewalks / as both snow and baraf / beckoning everyone to slip slide on its intimate / yet enigmatic surfaces &hellip;&rdquo; <br clear="all" /> Unexpected Acts Of Kindness GERALD ESKENAZI May 05, 2018 (4 comment(s)) Sat, 5 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7042&cat=8 ]]> &quot;Don&#39;t worry. I&#39;m a Sikh man. I am honest.&quot; <br clear="all" /> Bhangra: More Than Just a Dance DIAMOND BRIDGES May 03, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Thu, 3 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7040&cat=2 ]]> &ldquo;Dancing bhangra is very joyful overall; if you&rsquo;re in a bad mood, it lifts your spirits &hellip;&rdquo; <br clear="all" /> Sikh History Being Systematically Removed From Indian School Text Books THE TRIBUNE May 02, 2018 (5 comment(s)) Wed, 2 May 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7039&cat=26 ]]> In place of Sikh history, the revised test books now have a bizarre interpretation of Punjab and Indian history with emphasis on Hindutva-generated mythology as well as lies and half-truths. <br clear="all" /> India a Democracy? Under Modi, It Slips Two More Places to 138th in The World For Lack of Press Freedom THE HINDU NEWSPAPER April 26, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Thu, 26 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7037&cat=26 ]]> Most of the infractions come from the Prime Minister&rsquo;s troll army. <br clear="all" /> Duleep Singh A Poem by JASPREET SINGH April 26, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Thu, 26 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7038&cat=3 ]]> &ldquo;As for me yes there is a bit / of emotion. Sometimes nothing / at all &hellip;&rdquo; <br clear="all" /> The One(s) That Got Away: The Auction of Rani Jindan’s Earrings SUNMIT SINGH April 25, 2018 (4 comment(s)) Wed, 25 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7035&cat=1 ]]> &quot;A lot of hoopla was created around this particular item as people anticipated this sale ...&quot; <br clear="all" /> India, A Country Profoundly Sick: It Has a Disease So Deadly That It Could Die MITALI SARAN, Business Standard April 25, 2018 (1 comment(s)) Wed, 25 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7036&cat=26 ]]> Prop your eyelids open with matchsticks if you have to &hellip; it&rsquo;s a country that mauls its women and children and throws them away like garbage. <br clear="all" /> Metaphor and Reality: Letter & Spirit #55 YUKTANAND SINGH April 22, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Sun, 22 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7033&cat=12 ]]> Each shabad nurtures us with food on our spiritual journey, just as a mother feeds her baby. <br clear="all" /> Nimrata ‘Nikki’ Kaur Randhawa Haley: Trump 2.0 FATEHPAL SINGH TARNEY April 22, 2018 (15 comment(s)) Sun, 22 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7034&cat=12 ]]> Nikki Haley has tethered her political future to Trump&#39;s floundering ship &hellip; <br clear="all" /> Modi’s Hindutva India is Sliding Toward a Collapse of Humanity and Ethics in Political and Civic Life MITALI SARAN, The New York Times April 18, 2018 (2 comment(s)) Wed, 18 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7032&cat=26 ]]> Modi came to power in 2014, and four years into his term, religious and cultural bigotry now stands mainstreamed in Hindu-Indian society. <br clear="all" /> Gurdwara Watchdogs: Janam Da Firangee, Sikhi Mai Mangee FATEHPAL SINGH TARNEY April 17, 2018 (9 comment(s)) Tue, 17 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7031&cat=12 ]]> &ldquo;If you can tell me where God is NOT, I will gladly point my feet there.&rdquo; <br clear="all" /> The Blood Of A Matriarch: A Metaphysical Mystery Unfolds in Guru Amardas’ Goindwal SARBPREET SINGH April 16, 2018 (1 comment(s)) Mon, 16 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7030&cat=12 ]]> All the pain and suffering that her progeny were to endure was experienced by Bibi Bhani &hellip; <br clear="all" /> The Silence of The Brains: Hindutva’s Onslaught on ’Nanak Shah Fakir’ MICHAEL SINGH April 14, 2018 (18 comment(s)) Sat, 14 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7029&cat=26 ]]> Hindu India has banned the showing of a 2015 bio-pic on Guru Nanak. <br clear="all" /> Garbage Seva: Janam Da Firangee, Sikhi Mai Mangee FATEHPAL SINGH TARNEY April 13, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Fri, 13 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7028&cat=12 ]]> I was impressed with the cultural contrast between the gurdwara discards and those outside by the public roads. <br clear="all" /> Jot Singh Makes a Kirpan a Beautiful Thing T. SHER SINGH April 09, 2018 (1 comment(s)) Mon, 9 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7027&cat=1 ]]> I wear it on my belt. It sits on the side of my waist effortlessly, and never interferes with my movements &hellip; <br clear="all" /> Surge of Emotion: Valvalla A poem by Bhai Vir Singh, translated from Punjabi by Dr YUKTANAND SINGH: April 07, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Sat, 7 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7026&cat=12 ]]> Those summits, where / Wings of reason were / Turned to ashes <br clear="all" /> Kant Maheli A Poem by Bhai VIR SINGH, translated from Punjabi by INNI KAUR April 06, 2018 (2 comment(s)) Fri, 6 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7025&cat=12 ]]> The voice in this poem is that of a maheli. A maheli who is drenched in love. How does one translate &#39;maheli&#39;? But more importantly, who is a maheli? <br clear="all" /> “A New Generation Wants To Reconnect With Punjabi” IQBAL HAIDER BUTT April 05, 2018 (3 comment(s)) Thu, 5 Apr 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7024&cat=11 ]]> I have tried to preserve the best of Punjabi in these tales, connecting with the soul of the people. <br clear="all" /> Notice March 19, 2018 (0 comment(s)) Mon, 19 Mar 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7023&cat=12 ]]> <br clear="all" /> Guru Angad KULBIR KAUR March 14, 2018 (1 comment(s)) Wed, 14 Mar 2018 http://sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=7021&cat=18 ]]> On naming him His successor, Guru Nanak gave Bhai Lehna a new name, &ldquo;Angad&rdquo; (limb, part of oneself). <br clear="all" />