Sikh Organization in Care for Humanity (SOCH)
The SOCH is a non-profit organization with a mission to impact the lives of less privileged children, enabling them to maximize their potential and change their lives. SOCH primarily focus is in the field of education, addressing formal education through sponsoring child’s school expenditure. SOCH also works in the area of Medical Assistance for the needy.
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Armed Forces 5th 'Chardi Kala' Sikh Moral and Development Course held
Over the course of 3 days - various Sikh scholars presented to the delegates -bringing them closer to their beliefs and values. About 45 attended and there was a sense of mutual respect, thankfulness and belonging towards each other. It worked as a great source of networking as some of them only met another Sikh for the very first time - who is serving the same country.
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Japji Sahib in China
Yoga is becoming popular everywhere. Including China! Many yoga students in China have found themselves drawn to the study of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. One of their favorite aspects of the yoga is chanting - in particular the practice of chanting Japji Sahib by Guru Nanak.
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Prepaid taxi service from Golden Temple
In order to facilitate visiting tourists to Harmandir Sabib (Golden Temple) district administration has decided to run pre-paid taxi service [pic on right not illustrative - ED] from Golden Temple Complex, said Deputy Commissioner. Kahan Singh Pannu here Tuesday.
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Interactive Educational Events Strengthen Sikh Families
SikhRI's mission of bringing relevant and innovative educational tools to the Sikh community, drives the organization to design programming that recognizes that learning is a life-long process.
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The Langar Initiative ~ Paraguay
The langar initiative began operations on a daily basis on 1 December 2010. One hundred meals are prepared daily in Atma Dev Kaur´s home and are distributed by the volunteers in different places within the Asuncion and Greater Asunción Area..
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Gurdwara Sahib Lautoka, Fiji ~ Nishan Sahib adorned with complete CHOLA during Baisakhi
Sat Guru Ji graced Gurdwara Lautoka, Fiji and accorded sanctity to the sangat of Sigatoka, Nadi, and Lautoka as has not occurred since 1933. Our annual Baisakhi joy always began with respectful adornment of the Nishan Saheb, but this year.. through the request of a visiting SGPC sewadar, adorn the Nishan Saheb with a complete CHOLA,...
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Retired police officer receives top Sikh honor
The Gurdwara has been the focus of a long-standing dispute over recent years which led to congregation members being threatened and windows smashed. PC McNamara regularly attended Darbar to prevent disorder, stepped up local patrols, investigated attacks on the temple, and negotiated mediation between temple officials and suspected troublemakers.
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Baba Harbans Singh ji, Kar Seva Wale ~ Life and Times
Dry your tears, my friends, and raise your heads as The flowers raise their crowns to greet the dawn. Look at the bride of Death standing like a column of Light Between my bed and the Infinite; Hold your breath and listen with me to the beckoning rustle of Her white wings. ~ by Khalil Gibran The Beauty of Death XIV
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Sikh Society of Dayton organizes Medical Camp in local Gurdwara
A medical camp was organized at the local Gurdwara by Sikh Society of Dayton. The primary focus was on educating the community about heart disease, one of the leading causes of death among the Indian community. Blood Pressure and glucose screenings were performed, to detect undiagnosed hypertension, a common silent killer, along with diabetes. Sikh Society of Dayton has planned series of Wellness Workshops...
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