“Seeing so many other teens like myself made me feel part of a big family.” Sikh summer camps have sprung up all over the country in response to the needs of children and youth.The Sikh Society of Michigan, based in the Detroit suburb of Troy, sponsors a Sikh Youth Camp every summer at the Proud Lake Recreation Area.Why do men and women sit separately in the gurdwara?Asking probing questions about one’s own religion is in the best perennial tradition of America’s religious life—whether one is Christian, Jewish, or Sikh.In India, Sikhs comprise 1.72% of the population, while Hindus make up the largest religious group at close to 79.8%.
Unlike in India, Sikhs form the main religious group among South Asian immigrants in Canada.
” and say, “I have never heard of that religion before.”?
If a Sikh took amrit and later lied, is he a true member of the Khalsa or not?
They were on the way to Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.
Sikhs found employment in laying the tracks of the Canadian Pacific Railway, in lumber mills and mines.