Sikh http://kalw.org en What's Osama Doing on American Idol!? http://kalw.org/post/whats-osama-doing-american-idol <p>What's Osama bin Laden doing on American Idol!? Sandip Roy considers the appearance of Gurpreet Singh Sarin on Fox's "American Idol." Does this young Sikh-American hold the key to changing the attitudes and misconceptions of Americans?</p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 15:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 22022 at http://kalw.org What's Osama Doing on American Idol!? Sikh temples in the Bay Area shine their lights http://kalw.org/post/sikh-temples-bay-area-shine-their-lights <p></p><p>Hayward, San Jose, and Fremont joined more than 100 other cities across the country Thursday night to commemorate the Sikh temple killings in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. Organizers say the idea was for all the temples to shine their lights collectively in a show of strength.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1">Around 1,000 people came to support the victims and connect with their community. The candlelight vigil on the shores of Lake Elizabeth brought people out fropm all walks of the Sikh community – young professionals, monolingual immigrants and multi-generational families.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 23:06:40 +0000 Kyung Jin Lee 14884 at http://kalw.org Sikh temples in the Bay Area shine their lights