On Sunday August 5th, at a Gurdwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, a lone gunman opened fire on Sikhs in the early hours of the morning. Six were killed with three others in a critical condition.
Posted on in Sikhism, by Saranpaal Calais
With the kind support of the Australian Government Organ and Tissue Authority, SYA conducted ground breaking workshops in Sydney and Melbourne on the status of Organ and Tissue Donation in the context of Sikhism and the teachings of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji. With the help of Prof Jaswant Singh of the University of Patiala and Jaspreet Sidhu (Department of Health, Victoria) SYA helped to raise much needed awareness about this issue within the Australian Sikh community.
Posted on in Events, by Devpaal Singh
SYA Melbourne have organised their first ever Blood Donation Drive held on March 4th at the Red Cross Donation Centre, Melbourne
The SYA’s Green Team started off their year with an Amazing Race-style challenge around Sydney!
Posted on in Youth Stories, by Devpaal Singh
"Whilst I’m definitely not the fastest swimmer out there, the important thing is that I’m actually out there, doing something I never thought I would or could do..." Read on as Jaspreet prepares for the big day!
Posted on in Events, by Harpreet Singh
This year over 300 Sikhs from all over Sydney and Queensland shared a unique religious experience over a recent September weekend. The workshops were held in Sydney, Brisbane and the Gold Coast and attracted attendees from different walks of life.
Check out this new review on the Melbourne Leadership Program hot off the press! If you didn't attend see what you missed out on and be sure to be there next year.