Category: Community

Siri Guru Nanak Darbar temple launches campaign to motivate people to get vaccinated

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 30 August 2021: The Siri Guru Nanak Durbar Sikh Temple, Officer has launched a community campaign to motivate the community to get vaccinated to fight the COVID-19 virus pandemic. To promote this cause an online discussion was done through Zoon on 28 August 2021. The […]

NSW solves ‘Kirpan’ in schools issue after consultations

By SAT News Desk SYDNEY, 15 August 2021: The issue of a student carrying a ‘Kirpan’ in New South Wales schools has been solved after consultations with stakeholders. The issue became hot after ‘Kirpan’ was banned in schools after allegedly “a 16-year-old was Sydney’s north west by a miniature religious […]

Officer Sikh Temple Car Park zooms to reality

Temple Drone Photo- Supplied. By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 14 August 2021: For the devotees of the Sikh Gurudwara (Sikh Temple) in Officer, it was a sunny day when its new car park funded by the Victorian Government, was inaugurated. The unique event took place online on Zoom managed by the […]

Sydney court maintains ‘Bail refused status’ for Vishal Jood; next hearing on 27 January 2022

By SAT News Desk Sydney, 12 August 2021: Vishal Jood,24, who is facing criminal cases relating to the September 2020 and February 2021 incidents here, has been again refused bail by a court today. The court after a one-hour video conferencing hearing decided to continue with his ‘Bail refused status’ […]

300 artisans carving 5,500 Marble pieces in India for first Jain temple in Victoria

Photo- Supplied. By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 9 August 2021: The first Jain Shwetamber temple will soon grace the skyline here, with the foundation stone laying ceremony (Shilanayas) taking place on 4 August 2021. The temple and community center will be built on more than 2800 square meters in Moorabbin based […]