Technology meets tradition in When Hari Got Married
by Trisha Gupta
As students in different parts of America’s Bay Area in the 1980s, Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam...
This post has been inspired by comments on another thread:
What do you understand Grihasti jeevan to be and involve? Must it include marriage and children? What about people who don't get married for various reasons but achieve a lot of seva in the world? Are children necessary? How about...
I heard awhile ago that divorce is not allowed in Sikhism. I also heard Sikhs can only marry other Sikhs. So I would like to know... If a person converts to Sikhism and their spouse isn't Sikh, do they have to leave them?
Haryana panchayat cuts off married girls from parents’ property
Sukhbir Siwach, TNN | May 12, 2012, 02.59AM IST
CHANDIGARH: A Haryana panchayat has banned married women in the village from seeking a share of parental property. The panchayat, which was attended by over 400 villagers...
Sangat ji, in past time i feel very bad... My parents don´t allow me to take amrit, until they found a girl for me and get me married... They told me , if i take amrit they will give me the sack..... I am really struggling.. I live in Hungary, there arent many Sikhs... And if there...
15 May 2011
Police: Mothers strangle their 2 newly married daughters
in honour killing in northern India
By Nirmala George, The Associated Press | The Canadian Press – Sun, 15 May, 2011
NEW DELHI - Two Muslim mothers in a northern Indian town have been arrested on accusations they...
Liu Fuben and his wife Shi Jihui are the world’s oldest still living married couple. And they’ve revealed the secret of 85 years of married bliss.
Secret to married bliss - the wife is always right!
Fuben, 95, and Jihui, 100, spoke after registering their claim with the Guinness Book of...
Wahe guru ji ka khalsa ki fateh
Random question, but I just read loads of articles on people from the UK emracing Sikhism. I told my mom about this, and she was delighted. But later that day she asked me, how do these young men and woman get married. Do they marry non sikhs?? or remain...
NAWANSHEHAR: An Uzbekistan woman, Pulatova Nargiza, 26, married to a local resident Harminder Kumar, has approached the district administration here seeking to get justice and charged her husband for fraud and maltreatment.
Narrating her tale of woes in a written submission to the Additional...
Sikhism practices the egalitarian principles of there being no caste/racial distinctions between people. We can all say we don't believe in castism/racism, but the iron test of a Sikh is to whether they have actually married out of caste/race/tribe?
So How many of you have and I would...
Reuters - A 105-year-old survivor of the Nazi's Dachau concentration camp and his 100-year-old wife have earned the title of the world's oldest married