The Department of Historical Studies of Punjabi University (Patiala, Punjab), bestowed a Fellowship on Nikki Guninder Kaur Singh, Chair and Professor of Religion at the Department of Religious Studies, Colby College, Waterville, Maine, U.S.A.
At the age of 44, “Kaur” was bestowed on me. It was a life-changing experience that I relive nearly every day. I am in gratitude for being graced with Kaur. It is not tied to my familial or husband’s name.
Historically, Sikhs have been at the center of creating amazing real life stories and we have been wonderful story tellers as well. We need to revive this art and liberally use modern tools in doing so.
“Loxford School Trust respects the human rights of individuals to practise their religion in public or in private. For child safeguarding reasons we request that visitors wear the kirpan discreetly..."
So we have a habit to poison ourselves. It's like junk food. It's tasty, but it kills you. When you eat junk food, your body goes. If you think junk, your mind goes. If you want a junk mind and body it's your choice.
This project deserves a lifetime and that's what it would take. The reading of Gurbani would likely complete but its integration into a life would continue beyond generations in a never ending process.
“Nobody deserves to be treated this way in our country,” said Ms. Kaur. “We trust that local law enforcement will treat our complaint with the same vigilance and vigor as the initial complaint received.”