Harnoor Gill: South Asian Teen of the Year award ~ UPDATED
Congratulations to an outgoing, passionate, resolute youth who is making a change for the future, named Harnoor Gill!
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Sikh Student barred from Amtrak bus over Kirpan
Amrita Singh, a spokeswoman for the SALDEF in Washington D.C., said the Sikh community is no stranger to encounters with law-enforcement regarding kirpans.
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Every Teacher Must Be A Student
Everyone wants to be a teacher, but a disciple is rare. When we have grasped something, we need to act on it instead of teaching others without having practiced it ourselves.
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I am Gurpreet Kaur
One day it was silent, I was writing the thought of the day at the board at my school. Suddenly it happened. Silent got changed into music of happiness.
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Fearless Kaur makes it to finals of "Student of the Year" elections
Prabhjot Kaur Gumber is a young Sikh woman living in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, who has made it to the finals of the Dutch "Student of the Year" election. Please give her your vote!
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Wearing a turban at school for the first time
I felt like my dastaar educated people in a way! A dastaar is a token/crown given by the Gurus and being able to actually wear the crown just gives such a better feeling to a person. I also got many Punjabis at my school to wear dastaars too. It was just amazing!
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Openly different
Whether it has been walking down College Walk to Butler or waiting in the pasta line in Ferris, heads fitted with cautious and questioning eyes instantly turn to look at what sits atop my head —....
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Sikhs in Shimla threaten stir over turban issue
Sikhs in Shimla are on a warpath over the turban issue that has rocked the city recently. Members of the community protesting the admonishing of a student for wearing turban to school have threatened an agitation if talks with the district administration fail.
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You can't stop the waves, but you can learn how to surf
Baljinder Kaur is a Graphics and Illustration student, enjoying the extremely exciting journey of discovering her very own personal visual language. Her collage-style art is both playful and inspiring.
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Sikhs protest college barring boy with kripan
Tension prevailed for hours in Rourkela College on Thursday after college authorities debarred a Sikh student from appearing in the university examination for carrying his 'kripan', a traditional weapon carried by members of the Sikh community.
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