This turban is known as a Dastar Boonga (ਦਸਤਾਰ ਬੂੰਗਾ) or turban fortress, which is a type distinct to the Sikh warrior tradition. Its tall conical structure is very much like a tower or fortress and made it effective in battle, protecting both the hair and head from sword blows.
It is tied by...
Sikh Turbans on display at Bradford exhibition
A special turban owned by the British Museum provided the focal-point as an exhibition celebrating Sikhism was officially opened in...
Balbir Singh Sodhi’s turban on mannequin at Smithsonian exhibition reminder of discrimination community has faced
By Deepak Chitnis
Guns of the Nihangs
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Nihangs, the last guardians of the Sikh martial spirit, roam freely across the Punjab (western state of India). Their nomadic lifestyle is dedicated to praying the almighty and practicing the...
The Golden Temple Exhibition – Last 3 Weeks
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Don't miss the major Sikh event of the summer - plan your visit now to avoid the rush!
For opening times, see gt1588.com/exhibition/
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Don't miss the remaining Symposium Sundays - a chance to mix with world...
Sikh turban struggles 'unwrapped' at Birmingham exhibition
Organiser Jay Singh Sohal gives a guide to a Birmingham exhibition all about the turban.Continue reading the main story
The cultural and historical importance of the Sikh turban is being highlighted at a Birmingham exhibition...
Sat Sri Akal. Don't miss the major new Golden Temple exhibition taking place in Central London this summer. The best of Sikh heritage and culture will be presented on the world stage, including priceless artefacts from Sikh history, rare paintings and photographs of the temple plus a series of...
Exhibition of Work by The Singh Twins Announced at the National Portrait Gallery
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LONDON.- Work by The singh twins will be on display at the National Portrait Gallery for the first time in March. The twin sisters are contemporary British...
Invitation to an Exhibition on Sikh Bravery in Military History (British Indian Army) during World War I & II
In the past, hundreds of thousands of British Indian Army voluntarily fought with the British Army in the two World Wars and many of them died in the...
Sikh Coalition and Grassroots Initiative Announce Opening of Photo Exhibition
"Fighting Prejudice With Votes -
Sikhs in New York"
First Ever Photo Exhibition on Sikhs to Show at the Queens Musuem of Art from March 3 to March 31st
Please see link: Photo Exhibition Sikhs Elected in...
Bhatinda exhibition of rare artefacts rendered a peek into Sikh heritage (New Kerala)
Mon, 26 Jun 2006 10:09:49 GMT
By Karan Kapoor, Bhatinda: For millions of...