The Kenyan Man Who Met Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji

By: KHALSA LAKHVIR-SINGH on The kenyankalasingha Journals Learn about his new book where the entire story is narrated: The Kenyan Kala Singh Site In the course of my interviews for the upcoming book on Kenya’s world-famous Gurudwara Sahib Makindu with various Sikhs and non-Sikhs, one incidence in history was repeatedly discussed and recalled through those […]

Only Gurdwara Outside of India with a Hospital!

“VIDEO: MAKINDU GURDWARA SAHIB – one of the OLDEST and most BLESSED places in Kenya This is great documentary piece explaining and showing a recent visit to the Sikh Gurdwara in Makindu, a small place between Nairobi and Mombasa in East Africa. Tour of the Gurdwara in this video: Makindu Sikh Gurdwara is a must […]

When Kenyan President Broke Out Some Bhangra Moves on a Historic Day

This post via: kenyankalasingha Facebook Page This is a moment that will remain forever entrenched in the minds of those Sikhs who were present at the Nairobi State House invite to The Kenyatta Day of 1977. The Bhangra team were extended an official invite from the President’s Office as part of Kenya’s diverse cultural heritage. […]

Masked Gunmen Attack University in Kenya Killing 147 (Video)

Masked Militants stormed Garissa University in Kenya killing 147 people on campus in the second deadliest attack in the country in 2 years. Security forces surrounded the complex but the gunmen still held hostages inside. The militant group told BBC the hostages who were Muslim were allowed to leave. The President of Kenya offered his […]

Check Out The MEGA Gurdwara Sahib in Kenya

One of the largest Gurdwara Sahibs in the world is run by the world renowned Guru Nanak Niskam Sewak Jatha in Kenya. The jatha has become popular recently due to it’s work in increasing interfaith relationships and for it’s philanthropic efforts in a number of areas. The Jatha run by Bhai Mohinder Singh who recently […]

Hindu Council of Kenya Protests Removal of Sikh Monument

The Hindu Council of Kenya has written a protest letter to the Kisumu county government over the removal of a monument erected by the Sikh community. “We wish to point out that the new constitution upholds the fundamental rights and dignity of all races and groups of persons,” the Hindu Council said. The Council also […]

BBC Names Satpal Singh as “Heroes of Nairobi Westgate attack”

Satpal Singh Eyewitness Satpal Singh: “People were running in all directions, there were loud shots being fired… nobody was doing anything about it” Satpal was at Westgate for a business meeting, close to a children’s cooking competition going on in the complex’s car park. As gunshots and explosions began to ring out in the complex, […]

Satpal Singh Saved about 40 Lives During The Kenyan Mall Shootings

He saved 40 lives in the Nairobi mall. When you give him the credit he cutely smiles and points his finger upwards saying it is Him who did it, not him. He tries to give credit to others but the survivors, 40 of them, say – if he had not been there, perhaps Al Shabaab […]

Pavraj Had a Chance To Flee But Refused To Leave His Grandmother During the Kenyan Mall Shootings

NAIROBI, KENYA (September 25, 2013) Pavraj Singh and his grandmother were on the top most floor of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi Kenya for a cooking competition along with his cousin who was competing when Terrorists started shooting at only non Muslims. The cousin named “Neha” reportedly was injured but is still alive. The members of […]

Kenya To Get First Offshore Sikh University Campus Outside India

FATEHGARH SAHIB: The Sikh community inKenya has agreed to arrange the land required for setting up the first Sikh University campus outside India — either near Nairobi or Makindu, where the first and the most popular gurdwara in the African nation was established in 1906. Representatives of the Sikh community of Kenya have offered to provide […]