Time to heal 1984 – anybody listening?
A homogenous vision of India is never the answer for a sub-continent like India We need to acknowledge our heterogeneity and recognise that we are a comity of nations tied in the idea of India.
I feel that Indian Music, especially the independent musician scene, is not a patch on the Pakistani counterpart. Pakistani musicians … More
Cow slaughter as per Sikhism. To beef or not to beef!
Guru Gobind Singh was a visionary par excellence. His vision has been diluted and limited to Sikhism, that is the travesty. Awake India, awake to his vision. Leave those caste barriers, acquire knowledge, be strong in body and be a Khalsa in spirit.
Punjab was the number one state in the State Rankings as published by the India Today Group. Gradually it is … More
A look at the atrocities on Hindus and Sikhs over Islamic Conquests. To reconcile in the future, truth must be said about the past.
The legacy of Nehru is often discredited. Does he deserve it?
A look at the Left, Right and the Middle Ground with regard to Nationalism
I feel, it is a fallacy propagated that Indian Constitution includes Sikhs in the definition of Hindus. It just extends … More
All major religious orders start well. They initially have a holy book which they say is the revelation of God; … More
“Religion is the Opium of the masses”. Indeed, as people go about their daily rituals of religious offerings and a … More
Friends, The past few months have been disconcerting, to say the least. We have seen India being divided. Well, divided … More
SAMRA (also spelled as SUMRA – समरा) is a gotra (clan) of Jats in Punjab, India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. History and origin B S … More
It is time to redeem our pledge to protect the Freedom of Speech enshrined in our Constitution, in letter and in spirit.
Wishful thinking, many miles to go. But let us set the ball rolling.
Canada now has a Sikh Defence Minister, I mean, that is a momentous occassion for Canadian Sikhs. With a 1.4% … More
Another November starts, November, the month when the ‘Indian Dream’ started dying in crores of Sikhs in 1984. Not just Delhi; … More
Anyone who is reasonably acquainted with the riots preceding 1947 and after independence, knows that the Hindus and Muslims were … More
The day today started with Red FM reminding me on my drive to office that it was Engineers’ Day in … More
Originally posted on Sardar jokes:
I came across a paper by a Bosnian researcher on Ethnic jokes; Mr.Srdjan Vucetic, which…