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CANADIAN SIKH HISTORY

By admin | April 11, 2017

Over the past year or so, I have had the opportunity to look at history from a different perspective. History was all about what I learned growing up in school. That was what happened in the past, that is what I got tested on and that is what Jeopardy and other game shows on TV

THE JOURNEY CONTINUES…

By admin | September 16, 2016

September is upon us and it’s back to school. I have always equated the start of a new year with going back to school. It’s all about a fresh start, new surroundings and the opportunity to learn and be challenged. A couple of months have passed since our Veerhood | Bridging the Gap launch event.

OUR JOURNEY TO SEVA SPARK

By admin | June 17, 2016

Heading to Toronto (June 10, 2016) It hasn’t been until now that I’ve allowed my mind to start slowing down. Well it’s kind of difficult to do anything else as we are in a plane en route to Toronto. Among planning for the launch event, going to work, being there for the kids, and going

MY TRAVELING THOUGHTS

By admin | June 1, 2016

Connecting with like-minded individuals is not easy. Let me rephrase, it is easy to connect with them but finding them sometimes can be a little more challenging. At times, I feel that we are hesitant in showing our true colours in fear of what others may potentially think. However, when that connection occurs, it is

BRIDGING GENERATIONS

By admin | May 17, 2016

We started Veerhood with the intent of ‘bridging the gap’ among generations in Panjabi culture and beliefs. As we have submerged ourselves in sharing the message and strengthening the movement, the value of bridging the gap has intensified and truly carries its own merit. For many, being unable to trace our history and traditions is

WHERE’S MY VAISAKHI?

By admin | April 25, 2016

April is a prosperous month for Panjabis all across the world as it marks the harvest festival and most importantly the birth of Khalsa. Yesterday we were at the Surrey nagar kirtan with our children sharing how Vaisakhi brings everyone together to celebrate. Childhood memories are triggered of parents sharing stories about Vaisakhi in India,

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