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  • Sikh Sangat News
  • Special lecture: Sikh Arms and Armour in the Royal Collection report

    Special lecture: Sikh Arms and Armour in the Royal Collection report
    New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester, UK 18th October 2017 A special lecture on Sikh Arms and Armour took place on 18th October 2017 at New Walk Museum, Leicester. The speaker was historian and author Gurinder Singh Mann also head of the Sikh Museum Initiative. The lecture was part of the exhibition Splendours of ...
  • Who started the fight at San Jose Sikh Temple

    Who started the fight at San Jose Sikh Temple
    The brawl that happened last week at San Jose Sikh Temple brought shame to the flourishing Sikh community of Bay Area. California Sikh Sangat was first confused and then angry at this event. Sangat wants to know what happened and this is our attempt to provide the facts to the general public in a non-biased ...
  • Register for the International Sikh Research Conference

    Register for the International Sikh Research Conference
    Exciting line up of speakers at the ISRC The annual International Sikh Research Conference (ISRC) is running for the fourth time at the University of Warwick on 17th June 2017. The conference will bring together renowned and upcoming Scholars from the UK and around the world. Please find attached the final call to register at this ...
  • Anglo Sikh Wars 1845-1849 First ever 3D augmented reality exhibition launched in Leicester

    Anglo Sikh Wars 1845-1849 First ever 3D augmented reality exhibition launched in Leicester
    From left to right – Councillor Piara Singh Clair, Head of Museums Sarah Levitt, Daljit Singh Makan, Head of SMI Gurinder Singh Mann, Captain Makand Singh, Captain Mark Hughes, SMI’s Raj Mann. A new interactive exhibition, thought to be the first of its kind in the city, was successfully launched at Newarke Houses Museum in ...
  • Work in Progress ? 3D Charaina interactive of Guru Gobind Singh

    Work in Progress ? 3D Charaina interactive of Guru Gobind Singh
    Work in Progress – 3D Charaina interactive of Guru Gobind Singh Commemorating the 350th Birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh ji with Taran3D Following on from our initial release in April 2016 of the Akal Ustat plate in 3d, the team have been working hard to recreate all four breastplates which were worn by Guru ...
 
 
  • Catholic Exchange
  • The Bridge Builder: Rediscovering Pope John Paul I

    The Bridge Builder: Rediscovering Pope John Paul I
    The Bridge Builder: Rediscovering Pope John Paul IBlessed Pope Paul VI, eternally exhausted from one battle after another?the Herculean labor of implementing Vatican II, upheavals over Humanae Vitae, the tension with the Red Brigades, combating liturgical abuses, and a shockingly altered popular culture?welcomed death on the Feast of the Transfiguration, August 6, 1978 after a fifteen year pontificate. Three weeks later, enter […]
  • The Parable of the Talents

    The Parable of the Talents
    The Parable of the TalentsI?ve seen it time and time again.  Someone decides to seek a better paying job, or pursue and investment strategy, or launch a new business.  Invariably some pious person in the parish objects that maybe this is too worldly, that it will be a distraction from Church and family priorities, that one should be satisfied […]
  • Scripture Speaks: Waiting with Our Talents

    Scripture Speaks: Waiting with Our Talents
    Scripture Speaks: Waiting with Our TalentsJesus tells a parable about what His followers should be doing while they await His return.  Can we find ourselves in it? Gospel (Read Mt 25:14-30) From its context in St. Matthew?s Gospel, we know that today?s parable touches again on being prepared for the arrival of someone who has been gone a long time.  […]
  • In the first reading from the book of Wisdom, we are told how the beauty and magnificence of God’s world and creation should lead us to its Author and Creator, “even greater and more magnificent.” God’s creation is so beautiful that men have taken the great forces of nature and worshiped them as gods. “Fire, […]
  • “It is you, O Mary, whose fruit will crush the head of the serpent. It is you, O Jesus, who are this blessed fruit in whom our victory is assured. I give you thanks, my God, for having thus brought me hope.” -Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Meditations for Advent