EXTINGUISHED CANDLE (VIDEO)

During the explorations of the remains of the Kirtangarh Gurdwara at Alibeg in Pakistan, I met Raj Mohammad, a 92-year-old man who had studied at the school run on its premises. He fondly remembered the past when this gurdwara had served as a fulcrum of education and...

STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN (VIDEO)

In search for the remains of a historical gurdwara at Baherwal in Pakistan, as I grappled how to gain access to the locked premises, the locals came forward to help. In that moment, I reflected how fortunate I have been that at every site across the county, the desire...

HE ALONE IS A HERO (VIDEO)

After the conquest of Kashmir by Ranjit Singh in 1819, his most trusted general, Hari Singh Nalwa entrusted with the task to strengthen the military presence in the North-West Frontier. Hari Singh Nalwa built many forts in the region, including the one at Sher Garh,...

BABA TO SULTAN (VIDEO)

Before the partition of 1947, the site of Baba Than Singh at Kot Fateh Khan (Pakistan) was visited by Sikhs, Hindus and Muslims. According to the Rawalpindi Gazetteer, 4,000 people across all faiths attended a fair held at this place in 1893. Partition resulted in the...

WHO CAME BETWEEN US (VIDEO)

During the search for the Topi Gurdwara, I found Nanakpanthis. I am the Guru, I am the disciple. I am Nanak, I am Sachal. I am Nath, I am Adam. I am Shiva, I am Christ. I am Moses. No one is apart from Me. Only our names are...