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Round up of Professor Jaswant's 2014 tour of seminars regarding Sikhism in selected cities of Australia; Melbourne and Perth.
The Young Sikh Professional Network (YSPN), an initiative of SYA, was recently invited to present at the Regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (Overseas Indians Day) in Sydney on the 11th of November held at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre. The 2013 Convention was the seventh such conference held outside India.
Following the recent announcement by the Queensland Transport Minister, Scott Emerson to include an exemption in Queensland’s bicycle helmet laws on the basis of religion, SYA's Legal Advocacy Team commenced efforts to lobby the NSW government to amend the NSW bicycle helmet laws to allow turbaned Sikhs the right to legally ride their bicycles in the state - an issue we felt was important to the Sikh youth of NSW.
Welcome to the first of a series of SYA Volunteer Spotlights! Ever wondered who the (lovely) faces behind all the cool camps and events we run? Now is your chance to find out!
You may remember our dear friend Sukhdeep Bhogal or L-FRESH The LION. As you may know, he is now progressing strong with his music career. His most recent single “One” is on daily rotation on triple j radio and the video for it has been featured on ABC’s rage program.
The battle of Saragarhi is simultaneously one of the greatest and least well know battles to have taken place in the history of India.