Investiture Ceremony of Bhai Sahib Ji

Investiture Ceremony of Bhai Sahib Ji

A first in Sikh history – Papal Knighthood recognises commitment and dedication Bhai Sahib Mohinder Singh Ahluwalia was created a knight by the Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI in recognition of his dedicated work for Roman Catholic Sikh relations and for his...
BSCF Statement on Funeral Pyres

BSCF Statement on Funeral Pyres

When Mr Ghai decided to demand open air funeral facilities, the Sikhs were named as one of the communities requesting this. BSCF consulted with the Sikhs and put forward its position which is summarised in the statement.   Statement on Funerals We note the Court...
The Kirpan

The Kirpan

In 2008, the DCLG asked BSCF for guidance on the Kirpan. It was decided to hold a wide ranging consultation with Sikhs on this. After a year of consultations, seven drafts and expert opinions. The BSCF guidance on Kirpan was developed for discussions with the...