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    Women Against Adversity: “I’m the first Afghan Sikh to be called to the English Bar”

    “I chose a career in law as I want to use advocacy to engage in work that has a direct impact on the lives of others,” says Meeno Chawla. I came from Afghanistan in 1995 to England as an immigrant. The 1989 civil war in Afghanistan had a huge impact on the whole country but particularly for...
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    Sikhi Bibi Prakash Kaur: Rescuing India's Abandoned Girls

    Prakash Kaur Bibi: Rescuing India's abandoned girls For the abandoned babies rescued from death on the streets of Jalandhar, Unique Home provides shelter and a family. For the past 23 years, Prakash Kaur Bibi has rescued baby girls abandoned at birth by their biological parents [Photo courtesy...
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    Sikhi Why Are Some Sikh Women Now Wearing The Turban?

    The turban is worn by millions of Sikhs - traditionally, mostly male ones. Now many Sikh women are donning it, too. Why? "Doing this has helped me stay grounded and focused on what my responsibilities are as a human being." Devinder is in her early 40s. She's a slender, tall British-Indian...
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    I Feel Sikh Women Have Become Weak Today

    Sat Sri AKal jee, The heading seems to be quite disturbing at one sight. But the reality is even more disturbing than what is being written. I have read different articles and people views but are we really trying to understand the fact why we as SIkhs are going down ( I am sure if the things...
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    History And Her-story

    History and Her-Story by I.J. SINGH Our local gurdwara has spawned a nascent and energetic Sikh Women's Association. Recently, they hosted a program to celebrate the life of Mata Sahib Kaur. For those on unfamiliar territory, Sahib Kaur, nee Sahib Devan, had a brief but telling part to play...
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    Hard Talk Female Jathedar(nis) Of Takhat

    Gurfateh Till this date we have no faith where female have head the faith as far as Das knows. Das wants to know that can we have Female as Jathedar/Jathedarnis of Holy Takhats.
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    Sikh News Train Suicide Mother Left Note "blaming Family Pressures"

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=361170&in_page_id=1770 Train suicide mother left a note 'blaming family pressures' By BEN TAYLOR and KHUSHWANT SACHDAVE, Daily Mail The woman who dragged her two children to their deaths in front of a 100mph train...