Sikhism in Canada
Canadian Sikhs number roughly 468,674 people and account for 1.40% of Canada's population. Canadian Sikhs are often credited for paving the path to Canada for all South Asian immigrants as well as for...
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Ranj Dhaliwal
Ranj Dhaliwal (born July 14, 1976) is a Canadian author.
Born in Vancouver, Dhaliwal grew up in Surrey Central, British Columbia in the 1980s, which was a time when Indo-Canadian families were sca...
Ontario Gurdwara Committee
The Ontario Gurdwaras Committee is a group of 16 gurdwaras located in Ontario. It organizes the annual Khalsa Day parade in Mississauga; over 100,000 people attended the parade in 2012.In 2013 over 10...
Bal Gosal
Baljit Singh Gosal, (Punjabi: ਬਲਜੀਤ ਗੋਸਲ) (born May 4, 1960) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 2011 election. He represents the electoral district of Br...
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Ruby Dhalla
Ruby Dhalla (born February 18, 1974) is a Canadian politician. She represented the riding of Brampton—Springdale in the Canadian House of Commons from 2004 to 2011 as a member of the Liberal Party. Dh...
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Ujjal Dosanjh
Ujjal Dev Singh Dosanjh PC QC, (/ˈuːdʒəl doʊˈsɑːndʒ/; born September 9, 1947) is a Canadian lawyer and politician. He served as 33rd Premier of British Columbia from 2000 to 2001 and as a Libera...
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Sukh Dhaliwal
Sukhdev "Sukh" Dhaliwal, (Punjabi: ਸੁਖ ਧਾਲੀਵਾਲ) (born October 1, 1960 in Punjab, India) is a businessman and politician in British Columbia, Canada, who was the Liberal Member of Parliament for Newton...
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Tim Uppal
Tim Uppal, PC, MP (born November 14, 1974) is a Canadian politician, banker, and radio host. He was elected as a Member of Parliament for Edmonton—Sherwood Park in the 2008 federal election. He repres...
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Jaswinder Kaur Sidhu
Jaswinder Kaur Sidhu, also known as Jassi (August 4, 1975 – June 8, 2000) was an Indo-Canadian beautician in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada, who was murdered in an alleged honor killing. She wa...
Monika Deol
Monika Deol is a Canadian television personality. She began as a reporter for Citytv in Toronto, and later became a VJ for MuchMusic, hosting and co-producing Electric Circus from 1988 to 1996. Deol w...
Jazzy B
Jaswinder Singh Bains, more popularly known as Jazzy B or Jazzy Bains is a Punjabi language Bhangra singer-songwriter. He was born on April 1, 1975 in Durgapur, Nawanshahr in tehsil of Jalandhar, Pun...
Gurdwaras in Canada
The following is a list of gurdwaras in Canada
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Manmeet Bhullar
Manmeet Singh Bhullar (born March 1, 1980) is a Canadian politician and current Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the constituency of Calgary-Greenway as a Progressive Conserv...
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Vic Dhillon
Vic Dhillon (born c. 1969) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. He is a Liberal member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario who was elected in 2003. He represents the riding of Brampton West.
Harmeet Singh Sooden
Harmeet Singh Sooden (born March 24, 1973) is a Canadian-New Zealand anti-war activist who volunteered for the international NGO Christian Peacemaker Teams in Iraq. He was held captive in Baghdad with...
Ontario Khalsa Darbar
The Ontario Khalsa Darbar is a notable Sikh temple in Mississauga, Ontario. One of the largest Sikh temples in Canada, it attracts tens of thousands of celebrants for major religious festivals. A gur...
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Multani v. Commission scolaire Marguerite‑Bourgeoys
Multani v Commission scolaire Marguerite‑Bourgeoys, [2006] 1 S.C.R. 256, 2006 SCC 6 is a decision by the Supreme Court of Canada in which the Court struck down an order of a Quebec school authority, t...
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Sandeep Singh Brar
Sandeep Singh Brar is an avid Sikh historian, Internet pioneer and photographer.He is the creator of the world's first Sikh website, www.sikhs.org, which was launched in December 1994. In September 19...
Khalsa Diwan Society Vancouver
123°04′59″W / 49.212°N 123.083°W / 49.212; -123.083The Khalsa Diwan Society Vancouver is a Sikh society based at a gurdwara in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It was the ...
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Sunny Leone
Karenjit Kaur Vohra (born May 13, 1981), better known by her stage name Sunny Leone (pronounced /ˈsəniːliːˈoʊnˈiː/), is an Indo-Canadian and American actress, businesswoman, model and former pornogra...
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Darshan Kang
Darshan Singh Kang is a current provincial level politician and serves as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Calgary-McCall. Prior to his political career he was a welder and a real...
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Monita Rajpal
Monita Rajpal (born February 20, 1974 in Hong Kong) is a Canadian CNN International news anchor, based at the network's Hong Kong office where she anchors NewsCenter with Monita Rajpal and Talk Asia w...
Sindi Hawkins
Satinder Kaur "Sindi" Hawkins (née Ahluwalia) (September 15, 1958 – September 21, 2010) was a Canadian politician, who was the British Columbia Liberal Party MLA for Okanagan West from 1996 to 2001 an...
Gurbax Singh Malhi
Gurbax Singh Malhi PC, (born October 12, 1949) is a Canadian politician. He was the first ever turbaned politician to be elected anywhere in the western world. A Liberal, he was first elected as the ...
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Ravi Kahlon
Ravinder "Ravi" Kahlon (born May 15, 1979 in Victoria, British Columbia) is a Canadian field hockey player.Kahlon earned his first international senior cap for the Men's National Team in 2000 against ...
Gurmant Grewal
Gurmant Singh Grewal, (born December 21, 1957 in Barundi, Punjab, India) is a Canadian politician and former Conservative Party of Canada Member of Parliament. Gurmant and his wife, Nina Grewal, were ...
Jimmy Hansra
Amarbir Singh (Jimmy) Hansra (born 29 December 1984) is a Canadian cricketer born in Ludhiana, India.He is a middle-order batsman and occasional offspinner. He began playing cricket at a very young ag...
Tara Singh Hayer
Tara Singh Hayer, OBC (November 15, 1936 – November 18, 1998) was an Indo-Canadian newspaper publisher who was murdered.
Hayer was born in Paddi Jagir, a small village in Punjab, India. He emigrat...