Sikh turban display at British Museum

Feb 01

A Sikh turban – ‘dastar boonga’ – worn over a century ago by an ‘Akali’ warrior is going on display in Room 3 at the British Museum from 17 February – 17 April, 2011. The exhibition was curated by Paramdip Khera and in collaboration with the Sikh Education Council amongst others. If your university Sikh society would like to organise a trip to see the display than...

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‘From Protest to Resistance’ photography exhibition

Jan 16

Photographer Surinder Singh Dio presents ‘From Protest to Resistance’, an exhibition from 2-11 FEBRUARY at Blyth Gallery, Imperial College London For more information visit the Imperial College website.

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Film Screening – The Rebel Queen

Jan 09

A documentary film about Maharani Jindan, mother of Dalip Singh – last Maharaja of Punjab – is being shown on Thursday 17 February from 6:30pm at The Nehru Centre, 8 South Audley Street, London W1K 1HF. Tickets are free but may have to be reserved if the screening is well attended. To learn more visit the Anglo Sikh Heritage Trail who are organising the...

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Dec 19

The Sikholars: Sikh Graduate Student Conference seeks to bring Sikhs and non-Sikhs working on Sikh-related issues to an annual conference that unites a breadth of graduate expertise. From academia, to health, law, and business entrepreneurship, the conference will bring together a wide array of disciplines and scholarly interests to create an institutionalised...

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Sikh Studies Class

Nov 21

This is the first year that have offered the Sikh Studies course to university Sikh socs. When we launched the initiative this autumn, we had around 4 tutors from different regions around the UK who would take on the teaching responsibilities. However, university Sikh societies from the London region were the only ones who replied to take on the course...

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