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  1. Importance of Dastar (in Punjabi)

    Importance of Dastar (in Punjabi)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKbP0tLOG1A Dr. Sukhpreet Singh Udhoke
  2. Aman Singh

    Hard Talk Why Are Airports Still So Clueless About Respecting Sikhs?

    Turbans and airports: why can't they get along? Last month, two high profile Sikh men were detained at airports and told to remove their turbans for "security" inspections: actor, model, and designer Waris Ahluwalia in Mexico City, and Canadian comedian Jasmeet Singh, known as JusReign, in San...
  3. Aman Singh

    Hard Talk Toronto Youtube Star Jus Reign Was Forced To Remove His Turban At A California Airport

    On Sunday night I was taking a flight back from San Francisco to Toronto and was stopped by security at San Francisco Airport and ordered into additional screening. Now this is nothing new to me, as I'm a brown dude who flies quite often and these types of extra screening and searchings are...
  4. Aman Singh

    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...
  5. Tejwant Singh

    Interfaith Sikh Religion Pursues Peace, Understanding

    By Teji Singh Malik Special to the Las Vegas Review-Journal On Dec. 14, the Review-Journal printed a front-page story regarding the Interfaith Vigil for Peace, which took place at a local mosque after the attacks in San Bernardino, Calif., where many precious lives were lost for naught. The...
  6. Tejwant Singh

    USA Meeting With The Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

    Meeting with the TSA Guru Fateh to all. I was invited at the meeting of the TSA yesterday. It went very smoothly and was very fruitful for all. There were all kinds of people; mute, deaf, with disabilities- hidden and/or the visible ones, blind and many on the wheel chairs for the same. Some...
  7. Harry Haller

    How The Turban Became A Fashion Staple In 2013

    We live in a generation where fashion is ever-changing, people now buy fashion in a much disposable way, which is quickly used and frequently abused. However 2013, was a very stormless year in terms of new designs coming into the industry. We were re-introduced to the old school biker jackets...
  8. aristotle

    Canada First Turban Day Observed In Toronto, Draws Large Crowd

    The Sikh Student Association (SSA) hosted a Turban Day to spread awareness about the Sikh faith. Turban Day was one of three events hosted as part of Sikh Awareness Week at University of Toronto, with the goal of spreading awareness about Sikh religion and culture. At Turban Day, University of...
  9. Harkiran Kaur

    Leisure Turban Tying

    I am only posting two pics for the purpose of opinions on if I am finally getting the hang of this... I can't seem to make a V no matter how hard I try... It starts out as one, but ends up with the point more towards one side than the other, or one side of the V is looser than the other... so...
  10. spnadmin

    Opinion Balbir Singh Sodhi’s Turban At Smithsonian Exhibition:A Reminder Of Discrimination

    Balbir Singh Sodhi’s turban on mannequin at Smithsonian exhibition reminder of discrimination community has faced By Deepak Chitnis http://www.americanbazaaronline.com/2014/02/26/balbir-singh-sodhis-turban-mannequin-smithsonian-exhibition-reminder-discrimination-community-faced/...
  11. aristotle

    World Sikh Man In Finland Wins The Right To Wear Turban At Work

    A Sikh bus driver in Finland has won a year-long legal battlewith his employer to wear a turban at work. Gill Sukhdarshan Singh won the dispute against his employer Veolia Transport Vantaa following an agreement between the Transport Workers Union (AKT) and the employers' organisation (ALT)...
  12. B

    Is There Any Turban Wearing Sikh That Has A Stunning Wife?

    Hi Is there any turban wearing Sikh that has a stunning looking wife? Before you guys start going crazy and start quoting gurbani and saying its inside, or thats called maya etc etc - people are saying it is unheard of. Can anyone comment on this? Maybe someone who has celebrity...
  13. spnadmin

    SALDEF Turban Myths Engages Sikhs At Stanford University (Must Read From SALDEF)

    I encourage you to click on the link and read the full report. It is rich with statistics and social coverage of mistaken beliefs about turbans and Sikhs. The authors completed a heroic task of team based research which is presented in an interesting format. spnadmin We're proud to present to...
  14. spnadmin

    When Turban Turns Messenger Diaspora Finds Interesting Ways To Spread Information About Sikhi

    When the turban turns messenger: Sikhs living outside India are finding interesting ways to spread information about their culture...
  15. spnadmin

    World Sikh Pilot Alleges Emirates Denied Him A Job Because He Wears A Turban

    Sikh pilot alleges Emirates denied him a job because he wears a turban Priyanka Dube, Karma Paljor New Delhi: A pilot has alleged discrimination by the Gulf-based Emirates Airlines, saying that after being shortlisted for an interview he was turned down only because he wears a turban...
  16. spnadmin

    United Sikhs Sikhs Win 3rd Turban Case Against France At UN

    This is a press release, received by email today from United Sikhs. “The UN Human Rights Committee has said that by requiring Shingara Singh to remove his turban for his passport photograph, France has violated his right to religious freedom that is guaranteed under Article 18 of the...
  17. spnadmin

    Controversial A Turban For Peace In A Culture Of Hate (Stop The Bullying!)

    A Turban for Peace in a Culture of Hate by Ralph Singh http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ralph-singh/a-turban-for-peace-in-a-c_b_4010926.html Last weekend's brutal attack on Prabhjot Singh, a young Sikh professor at Columbia University who has campaigned against bias, is just the latest...
  18. spnadmin

    Opinion Assessing The Impact Of Discrimination On US Sikhs (American Turban)

    Assessing the impact of discrimination on North American Sikhs Prabhjot Singh. (Source: Columbia University) http://americanturban.com/2013/10/01/assessing-the-impact-of-discrimination-on-north-american-sikhs/ Over the past week, I have spoken to several Sikhs who shared how personally...
  19. spnadmin

    UK Devout Sikh Sues His Former Bank: Colleagues Interfered With His Turban, Asked If It Flashed Red In

    Devout Sikh sues his former bank for more than £50,000 'after colleagues interfered with his turban and asked if it flashed red in an emergency' Harminder Dhanota, 42, claims workmates at Samba Financial Services would regularly mock his religion and interfere with his turban Says boss...
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