Archive | January, 2014
Centennial Year of Komagata Maru Launched at Sikh Heritage Museum

Centennial Year of Komagata Maru Launched at Sikh Heritage Museum

The year 2014 is a significant year for the South Asian community in Canada and British Columbia as well as to all Canadians as it marks the Centennial year of the Komagata Maru episode of 1914. On May 23, 1914, a ship from Hong Kong carrying 376 passengers, mostly from Punjab, British India arrived in […]