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World’s largest turban?

"This is Major Singh wearing a major turban – purported to be the biggest in the world at 30kg and 400 meters of cloth. He hopes it will be a source of inspiration to young Sikh boys who are opting for having their hair cut rather than covering it. The larger the turban the higher […]

Miri Piri Academy Leads Gatka Camp in New Delhi

[photopress:Library___320.jpg,full,centered] "Miri Piri Academy, being the only school whose curriculum includes a step-by-step certification program of the Sikh martial art, Gatka, was invited to New Delhi to instruct kids of ages of 10-17. Hosted by the Siri Guru Harkrishan Public School, around 300 students from different schools attended the three-day course (April 24 – 26) […]

Building 100 Homes for the needy in 5 Days

[photopress:Dharam_Habitat_India.JPG,full,centered] Just recently my brother Dharam Singh who has been in India along with some of his friends (Himmat Singh and Simran Singh) particpated in the "Habitat For Humanity" – Jimmy Carter Work Project (In Maharastara). This is a charitable operation in which over 2,000 volenteers from India and abroad build 100 small homes in […]

I am a Disco Dancer

It’s friday so I thought why not post something a bit different….even though it has nothing to do with Sikhs. It’s just a flashback for me. I just happened upon one of my friend’s myspace page and found a funny song which I remember hearing often in the 80’s. While I was in boarding school […]

Winterizing in Espanola – The “Parshad Heater”

[photopress:IMG_9442.JPG,full,pp_image] The past week or so it has gotten cold all of a sudden here in Espanola. I think winter is coming. As I was looking through some of my pictures I found the above picture of the Golden Temple from my last trip to India in Jan 2005. It reminds me of winter. Every […]

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