1. namritanevaeh

    Leisure Odd Michigan Law

    Supposedly, in Michegan, a woman is not allowed to cut her hair without her husband's permission. ;-) Thought someone might get a kick out of that...
  2. spnadmin

    USA Metro Detroit's Growing Sikh Community Struggles To Gain Acceptance

    By NIRAJ WARIKOO Detroit Free Press Staff Writer Sitting in the barber's chair, TejKiran Singh was torn. As a Sikh man, he had never cut his hair and kept it wrapped in a turban. But, tired of the laughs and insults from others, he decided to cut it in 1999. For months afterward, he was...
  3. findingmyway

    United Sikhs Plymouth-Canton Community Schools In Michigan Seeks To Find A Compromise On The Wearing Of The Kirpa

    January 7, 2011 23rd Poh (Samvat 542 Nanakshahi) Plymouth-Canton Community Schools in Michigan Seeks to Find a Compromise on the Wearing of the Kirpan Superintendent has Issued a Temporary Ban Until a Resolution/ Compromise has Been Reached[/B] [/SIZE] Highlights: UNITED SIKHS and SALDEF...
  4. spnadmin

    SALDEF SALDEF Working For Kirpan Accommodation In Michigan School District

    News release by personal email. SALDEF Working for Kirpan Accommodation in Michigan School District Superindent Issues Temporary Ban Until Resolution is Reached (Detroit, MI) January 7, 2011: SALDEF is deeply concerned over the temporary ban of the kirpan from Plymouth-Canton Community...
  5. spnadmin

    USA Michigan Sikhs Want Religious Swords In School

    Members of a Michigan Sikh community are upset after a student was banned from bringing a religious sword to a public school. The incident occurred at Bentley Elementary School in Canton when a fourth grader was caught wearing a small saber underneath his clothing, reports MyFoxDetriot...
  6. spnadmin

    Sikh Studies At The University Of Michigan

    Forwarded by Tejwant Singh ji Malik SIKH STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN September 2009-May 2010 Donald S. Lopez, Jr. Chair, Department of Asian Languages & Cultures In September 2006, Arvind Mandair joined the faculty of the University of Michigan’s Department of Asian...