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VARIETY

 |  10-minute read
Spirituality, Sikhism, Jaggi Vasudev, Yogi

How a jet-setter yogi went wrong on Guru Nanak

Countering propaganda that undermines a universal philosophy.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Bangla sahib gurdwara, Sikhs, Sikhism, Gurdwaras

How a baba-leader nexus is wiping out Sikh heritage

Unregulated reconstruction is ruining historic sites.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Akal Takht, SGPC, Sikhism, Nanak Shah Fakir

How Nanak Shah Fakir exposes institutional crisis in Sikhism

Excommunicating the filmmaker cannot gloss over the decline.

VOICES

 |  8-minute read
Excommunication, Dialogue, Gurus, Sikhism

What I learnt about Sikhism from an 'excommunicated' professor

Let’s not censure debate and dialogue.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Sikhism, Guru Gobind Singh, Sikhs, Taarak Mehta ka Ooltah Chashmah

Wrong to allege Sikh actor in Taarak Mehta ka Ooltah Chashmah is portraying Guru Gobind Singh

Actor Gurcharan Singh, a devout Sikh himself, a teetotaler and a vegetarian, was taken aback at the controversy.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Capitalism, Dera, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Sikhism

Ram Rahim Singh conviction is a warning for Sikhs to shun capitalism in faith

Our gold culture has turned into a rude snub to the underclass.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Civilisation, Culture, Drugs, Sikhism

I'm an NRI Sikh and it saddens me to see Punjab fall through the cracks

The northern breadbasket of India has today become the narcotics haven of the country.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Cut Surd, Punjab, Indian Diaspora, Intolerance

How ‘cut Surd’ has stealthily gained currency among Indian Sikhs

But elsewhere, the community is reclaiming its lost identity.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Superstition, Guru Nanak, Sikhism

How young Sikhs are driven to superstition

Here's a revealing anecdote about irrational notions.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Guru Nanak, Meat, Sikhism

Will I become a better Sikh if I don't eat meat? Or worse if I do?

Let me turn to Guru Nanak for my food.