Reaching Out to Parents & Professionals
SikhRI Canada hosted a busy week of presentations and interviews in the BC-area from 26 June – 3 July. Programming focused on parenting and families and also on Sikh professionals.
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Sikh community condemns vandalism at Surrey Hindu temple, hate crime or not
If the recent act of vandalism against a Surrey Hindu temple turns out to be a hate crime, it will only make the local community stronger.
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Sikh Community reaches out to serve in aftermath of Calgary floods
The Sikh community of Calgary and the World Sikh Organization of Canada have been reaching out to serve in the aftermath of severe flooding in the city.
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World Sikh Organization of Canada works with fraser Health to prepare Sikh Faith resources
In a press statement by the World Sikh Organization of Canada (WSO) has announced, in partnership with the Fraser Health Authority, the launch of a compendium on the Sikh faith and best practices for Sikh patients.
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Quebec’s turban panic epitomized its two great collective neuroses: cultural insecurity and separatism
In the grand scheme of world events, the Quebec Soccer Federation’s short-lived ban on turbans may not seem like much. But this controversy is symbolic...
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Sikh footballers cleared to wear turbans in Quebec
Quebec officials appeared to suggest Saturday that the controversy was the fault of ambiguity in the wording of the FIFA rules on headgear.
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I was a Sikh kid and I loved the game. Rescind the headcovering ban
The Canadian Soccer Association’s recent suspension of the QSF may certainly help in pressuring the provincial soccer federation to remove its turban ban.
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Canadian Conflict Grows Out of Quebec Soccer Federation’s Ban on Turbans
The newest intersection of soccer and cultural controversy has an unusual address — Canada.
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Young Sikh soccer player hopes to play on a real field
Aneel Samra took up the Quebec Soccer Federation on its suggestion that he play in his own backyard. It didn't work out very well.
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Local Sikh community celebrates Khalsa Day
Windsor's Festival Plaza was a sea of mostly yellow and marigolds on Sunday as hundreds of Sikhs gathered to celebrate the 314th birthday of their religion.
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