Sikhism

3rd Annual Sikh Children Day Celebration Held in Fremont

June 28, 2007

Author: Kashmir Shahi

Source: Sikh News Network

http://www.sikhnet.com/sikhnet/news.nsf/NewsArchive/592F79F5A16146F28725730800579CB0

If you are a young Sikh couple and need to start a new life and family and you visit Fremont and visit it especially on 'Sikh Children's day' you will feel this is the best place you could be in and the future of your children is secure.

Children celebrate 'Spirit Week' in...

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The New Nation-Builders of America

June 21, 2007

Author: RICHARD SPRINGER

Source: Sikh News Network

http://www.sikhnet.com/Sikhnet/news.nsf/RecentNewsHTML/DCF6B77C3A022B4287257301005B218E!OpenDocument

The wave of immigrants who energized America's high-tech sector from 1995 to 2005 were well-educated and came to the United States mainly for further education and employment, not to launch new start-ups, according to a recently-released study. Also,...

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22nd Annual International Peace Prayer Day Honors Interfaith Leader

June 20, 2007

Source: Sikh News Network

http://www.sikhnet.com/Sikhnet/news.nsf/RecentNewsHTML/31BA20BE856FC1268725730000550F6D!OpenDocument

June 16, 2007. ESPANOLA, NM. On Saturday, June 16th, the 3HO Foundation in conjunction with Peace Cereals celebrated the 22nd annual International Peace Prayer Day at the Ram Das Puri campsite in the Jemez Mountains near Espanola, New Mexico.

Over 1000 people gathered at the mountain campsite...

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Arson Attack at Home of Gurdwara Head in UK

June 20, 2007

Author: Staff Writer

Source: DNAIndia.com

http://www.dnaindia.com/report.asp?NewsID=1104732

LONDON: The head of a Gurdwara and his family had to flee their home in Birmingham after it was targeted by unidentified arsonists, in what is believed to be a reprisal attack for allowing a mixed marriage.

Three cars were set ablaze outside the Handsworth Wood home of Jarnail Singh Bhogal, President of the Ramgharia Sikh Gurdwara in Graham Street,...

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Pak to Name Varsity after Guru Nanak

June 19, 2007

Source: The Times of India

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/India/Pak_to_name_varsity_after_Guru_Nanak/rssarticleshow/2132401.cms

NEW DELHI: The Pakistan government has cleared a proposal to set up an international university named after Guru Nanak Dev near his birthplace, Nankana Sahib, according to Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) spokesman Diljit Singh Bedi.

The news was conveyed to an SGPC...

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Sikhs in Terrible Condition in Afghanistan

June 19, 2007

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Sikh Sangat News

http://www.sikhsangat.org/news/publish/asia/Sikhs_in_terrible_condition_in_afghanistan943892.shtml

Kabul: Forced to wear yellow patches in the days of the Taliban, the homesick Sikhs of Afghanistan still hide in back alleys and yearn for India. In the Taliban's birthplace, the southern city of Kandahar, their children cannot go to school and locals stone or...

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Sikh Parade Extols Peace

June 18, 2007

Author: Rebecca Rosen Lum

Source: Contra Costa Times

http://origin.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_6168710

Floats festooned with flowers rolled through the streets of El Sobrante on Sunday as 8,000 Sikhs from the Bay Area and beyond celebrated an annual holiday that extols interfaith harmony.

The "spiritual peace march" began at the Sikh Center of the San Francisco Bay Area, where tour buses brought worshippers from Stockton, Sacramento, and...

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"Sacred Paths," a Commentary by Reverend Vern Barnet

June 17, 2007

Author: Vern Barnet

Source: Camp

http://www.campkc.com/campkc-content.php?Page_ID=560

Same-sex behavior and relationships bedevil many Christian groups. “God is love,” says 1 John 4:8, so I use the term “bedevil” to highlight the difference between a religion of love in theory with the practice of discrimination supported by some churches. Society is enriched by mutually consenting adult relationships, and God’s grace is...

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