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  1. findingmyway

    Arts/Society Entrepreneurship Program Gives Trafficked Women A Fresh Start

    There seems to have been so much bad news lately. I came across this and thought it would be nice to share something positive. http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-03-22/entrepreneurship-program-gives-former-prostitutes-a-fresh-start As part of a recent class, a group of students at...
  2. Archived_Member16

    India Sikhs Themselves Should First Start Maintaining Dignity Of Turban

    Sikhs themselves should first start maintaining dignity of turban Thursday, August,08 2013 - 12:35 By Jagtar Singh- Punjabnewsline CHANDIGARH: While the humiliation of the Sikhs at the airports in European and other countries who are asked to remove turbans in the name of security...
  3. D

    Getting Started : Where To Start With My Sikhi Quest

    I'm not sure where to start with my Sikh quest. I have been reading a bit but I would like to talk to a Sikh. Going to a Gurdwara would be overwhelming and is far from me. Best first steps to take?
  4. K

    Where To Start Learning About The Sikh Religion And Philosophy

    Hi, I'm interested in learning about the Sikh religion and philosophy. The very limited amount of information I've read has led me here and I'd like a guiding hand as to what to read and who to talk to? Thanks Ben (link is to my facebook if anyone wants to add me). (About me: 31, M, Uk...
  5. Archived_Member16

    Pacific China Should Listen To Kissinger: You're On Top Now. Start Leading

    July 5, 2011 China should listen to Kissinger: Youre on top now, start leading July 5, 2011 China has surpassed the US as the world's largest creditor. Beijing must now take on the accompanying leadership role. Instead of a 'Marshall Plan,' why not a 'Hu Jintao plan' that recycles some...
  6. S

    How Do I Start?

    Vaheguru, Apologies if this is posted in the wrong section. I was born in Punjabi Sikh family and live in the United Kingdom. My father was never very religious but my mother does attend the guru ka ghar and has faith. I lost my faith at some point in my life and developed some bad...
  7. spnadmin

    Arts/Society Deepa Mehta To Start Komagata Maru In 2013

    Deepa Mehta to start Komagata Maru in 2013 Indiantelevision.com Team (31 March 2011 5:30 pm) MUMBAI: Director Deepa Mehta will start shooting for Komagata Maru in 2013. The film is based on the Japanese ship hired by Malaysia-based wealthy Sikh Gurdit Singh to take 376 Indians from...
  8. Archived_Member16

    World French Jets Start Patrols As Libyan Rebels Urge Action

    Mar 19, 2011 French jets start patrols as Libyan rebels urge action Mar 19, 2011, 14:28 GMT Supporters of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi hold his posters as they take part in a pro-government rally during a rally at a hotel where journalists are housed in Tripoli, Libya, 19 March...
  9. Enlighten Me

    New To Sikhism, Where To Start?

    Hi, I'm lost and confused. Being born into a Sikh family, growing up I was interested in Sikhism but never really bothered with it much. But, recently... I've been getting this urge to educate myself properly about Sikhi and dwell into it further, which is one of the reasons why I...
  10. spnadmin

    United Sikhs Haiti Earthquake Survivors Get Hot Meals As UNITED SIKHS AID Start Serving Langgar

    Haiti Earthquake Survivors Get Hot Meals As UNITED SIKHS AID Start Serving Langgar Port-au-Prince, Haiti : UNITED SIKHS' second volunteer team arrived at Port-au-Prince yesterday and started serving langgar (the Sikh tradition of serving hot meals cooked in a community kitchen) to...
  11. Admin

    FAQs When Do Sikhs Start Tying Turbans?

    Sikhs usually start tying the under-turban, called a patka, when they begin pre-school. They can choose to tie the larger turban, called a pagri, at any age; some start in high school and others when they go to college.
  12. K

    Opinion Want To Start A Business? Try Ludhiana

    Want to start a business? Try Ludhiana If you want to start a business in India, which city would you choose? The just-released World Bank report, Doing Business in India 2009, has an answer: Ludhiana. Hyderabad and Bhubaneshwar were ranked second and third respectively by the...
  13. O

    Where To Start?

    Having read some more on Sikhism (in particular a bit from Dr Kanwar Ranvir Singh) I would like to learn more, but don't know where to start. There is a flood of information out there, but I am afraid without some "start here" pointer I may jump into the middle and get confussed, frustrated or...
  14. Saint Soldier

    General Chair In Sikh Studies At US Varsity To Start Today

    Growing interest of Western scholars in Punjab in general and Sikhs in particular has paved way for the formal launch of the Sardarni Kuljit Kaur Bindra Chair in Sikh Studies at Hofstra University tomorrow. Ishar Singh Bindra and his family have endowed the Chair in Sikh Studies in honour of...
  15. carolineislands

    Who Is A Sikh And When Should You Start Calling Yourself "Sikh"?

    I know this seems like a really elementary question but it's not as easy to answer as I thought it might be. Honestly, I am not sure when a person starts calling themselves a Sikh. When you make the decision to be a Sikh? When you are completely faithful with morning meditation and follow the...
  16. S

    Sikh News Punjab Off To A Sound Start In Ranji Tie Against Baroda (Deepika)

    Amritsar, Dec 9 (UNI) Opener Karan Goel scored his maiden ton to help hosts Punjab score 214 for one on the opening day of their encounter against group favourities Baroda in a Elite Group B league match of the Ranji Trophy match at the Gandhi Grounds here today. More...
  17. S

    Sikh News Ranji: Punjab Off To A Sound Start Against Baroda (ThatsCricket.com)

    Amritsar: Opener Karan Goel scored his maiden ton to help hosts Punjab score 214/1 on the opening day of their Ranji Trophy Super League Group-B encounter against Baroda at the Gandhi Grounds here on Sunday. More...
  18. S

    Sikh News Punjab Off To A Sound Start (rediff.com)

    Opener Karan Goel scored his maiden ton to help hosts Punjab score 214 for one on the opening day of their Ranji Trophy encounter against favourites Baroda. More...
  19. Astroboy

    Start 'em Young On Sikhi

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  20. S

    Sikh News Mobile Court To Start In Punjab From Oct 2 (New Kerala)

    Patiala, Sep 22 : The first Mobile Court will be launched in Punjab from October two at Talwara, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal announced today. More...