(RNS) — After another year of pandemic and politics, it’s time to unplug from the news, unwind from the job and double down on the relationships in your life. This time of year, many religions celebrate a time of light...
(RNS) — Capt. Sukhbir Singh Toor is believed to be the first turbaned Sikh to receive limited religious accommodations from the United States Marine Corps for his faith. While on duty, Toor and any other Sikh can now maintain their...
(RNS) — PBS stations across the United States are set to air a documentary about the founder of the Sikh faith this weekend. “Guru Nanak: Life & Legacy” will be shown on December 9th and 10th on 100 different...
(The Conversation) — Sikhs all over the world celebrate the festival of Baisakhi, a holiday with a special religious significance, observed each year on April 13 or 14. In 2022, Baisakhi falls on April 14. As a sociologist of religion...
NEW DELHI (AP) — A man was beaten to death in the northern Indian city of Amritsar after he allegedly attempted to commit a sacrilegious act inside the historic Golden Temple, one of Sikhs’ most revered shrines. The incident occurred...
This article is the fourth in a series on Christian nationalism supported by the Pulitzer Center. (RNS) — Shannon Rivers believes that Indigenous people are the moral compass of the United States. A member of the Native American Akimel O’otham, or...
WASHINGTON (RNS) — At a time when Americans seem more divided than ever on matters of faith and politics, second gentleman Doug Emhoff is touting the power of interfaith cooperation to bring people together for the common good.  “These interfaith...
(RNS) — Rouble Paul Claire, a first-generation Sikh American, is suing Sutter County in the Sacramento metro area, claiming that authorities have failed to properly investigate and prosecute threats of racial slurs and violence he experienced a year ago. The...
(RNS) — It’s relatively uncommon to see South Asians on American screens, and it’s especially uncommon to see South Asian women. But some in the film industry are seeking to change that, including some filmmakers and production companies. A December...
(RNS) — On Jan. 6 one year ago, a band of marauders — some bearing the image of Jesus on flags, alongside Nazi and white supremacist symbols — invaded the U.S. Capitol, mocking our democracy, threatening our leaders and...