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    Heritage The Ghidda Dance

    Jogindar Singh Kanwal The festival of Baisakhi will be celebrated in Fiji on April 14 this year. On this occasion, along with prayers and kirtan in Sikh temples, two very popular dances, bhangra and giddha, are expected to be performed at some places. Most of our people in Fiji, it is...
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    World Our Dance With Arab Dictators

    March 27, 2011 Our dance with Arab dictators March 27, 2011 Haroon Siddiqui - Toronto Star When we allow ourselves to be pushed into thinking about a people and a region as a monolith, sans diversity and differences, we view them only in stark stereotypes. We allow racist notions...
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    Islam Sufi Kathak - Dance As A Divine Prayer

    Dance as a divine prayer Soyesh H. Rawther "Something … Some force… Someone that makes me dance." For Manjari Chaturvedi, the creation of Sufi Kathak as a medium of expression was not part of a conscious act. It came on its own as a quest, a search for the divine. “I see my dance as a prayer...
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    'Midst Dance And Music, Sikhs Crown Mr Singh

    http://getahead.rediff.com/slide-show/2010/nov/02/slide-show-1-specials-amidst-dance-and-music-sikhs-crown-mr-singh.htm Uday Kuckian and Abhishek Mande watch hunks from across the country put their best foot forward in this unique community fashion show. On October 29, the Sikh community in...
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    Dance In Guru Granth Sahib

    This is a very controversial issue, so please keep comments tame and do not attack me. I am a health practitioner and believe in the healing benefits of dance, I am not promoting into Sikh religious public services the nightclub drinking party type dance, nor Sanyasi ecstatic dance of Yogi Baba...
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    Who Are The Sikhs – The Warrior’s Dance

    YouTube- Who are the Sikhs? A very well done video which provides a quick and accurate description of The Sikhs. The picture above depicts Nawab Kapur Singh on the battlefield, circa 1740. Nawab Kapur Singh guided the Sikh Nation through one of it’s darkest periods of history...
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    Such A Dance Eliminates Hell

    This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Aasaa on Pannaa 381 Awsw mhlw 5 ] audmu krq hovY mnu inrmlu nwcY Awpu invwry ] pMc jnw ly vsgiq rwKY mn mih eykMkwry ]1] qyrw jnu inriq kry gun gwvY ] rbwbu pKwvj qwl GuMGrU Anhd sbdu vjwvY ]1] rhwau ] pRQmy mnu prboDY Apnw pwCY Avr rIJwvY ] rwm nwm...
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    Sikh News Jhumar Dance On Its Last Stages, Eloping From Punjab

    have you heard of a folk dance called "JHUMAR", I guess many of you might have heard of it, But how many of you have seen it ? Well very few, as a matter of fact it is slowly eloping from punjab. Do u know who is Master of Jhumar in punjab right now? Phokhar singh is the only person ( whereas i...
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    Sikh News Jane Austen, Bollywood And The Cobra Dance (San Francisco Chronicle)

    RATING: (ALERT VIEWER) BRIDE AND PREJUDICE WALT DISNEY HOME VIDEO RATED PG-13 $29.99 The first rule of any "Pride and Prejudice" adaptation is that Mr. Darcy must appear to be standoffish...
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    Christianity Dance Group Lets Lord Lead (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

    Dance and Christianity have had a rocky relationship over the centuries. Many sects have considered social dance too sensual and concert dance downright libertine. http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/Christianity/SIG=11t7774h4/*http%3A//www.jsonline.com/onwisconsin/arts/jun05/337675.asp