Celebrating Hola Mohalla 2018

Celebrating Hola Mohalla 2018

The Sikh festival of Hola Mohalla was celebrated by the Sikh Education Council this month with a chess tournament and screening of documentary ‘1984, when the sun didn’t rise’. The celebration was held in Leicester and hosted by Panch Pardhani UK on...
Winter Seminar 2017

Winter Seminar 2017

Our winter quarterly seminar was well attended by a new generation of enthusiastic members who, having benefitted from our range of educational programmes, are channeling their enhanced knowledge into critical thinking and much-needed discourse. Our two speakers were...
Thought-provoking papers at Autumn 2017 seminar

Thought-provoking papers at Autumn 2017 seminar

Two thought-provoking papers were delivered at the Sikh Education Council’s quarterly seminar this Autumn in Solihull, West Midlands. Writer and journalist Avtar Singh presented an exposition of how and why the Sikh Students Federation was vital to the events of...
Summer Seminar 2017

Summer Seminar 2017

There was a great deal of enthusiasm at the first SEC seminar to be held on the South coast early in July when Southampton played host to our quarterly seminar for Summer 2017. Two papers were presented by SEC chairperson Dr Pargat Singh, and SEC researcher Paramdip...
An alternative Hola Mohalla celebration

An alternative Hola Mohalla celebration

The Sikh Education Council celebrated Hola Mohalla this year on Sunday 12 March with a chess tournament and debating contest. Competitors came together in London where a paper was delivered on Hola Mohalla in the 21st Century and members of the Council were able to...
Introducing Sikh Studies in Frankfurt

Introducing Sikh Studies in Frankfurt

The Sikh Education Council facilitated a weekend of Sikh Studies for young Sikhs in Frankfurt, Germany, this past weekend. Tutors from the UK visited the European city where a large proportion of Germany’s Sikh Diaspora resides, to deliver a number of lectures...