Gurinder Singh Mann interviewed on The Harpreet Singh Show

  it was a great pleasure to be interviewed by Harpreet Singh on his show: He asked how i got interested in Sikh History and heritage, what was motivations and discussed my achievements. I discussed research on my recent book the British and the Sikhs and how the…

Formation of the Sikh and Christian Scriptures

Formation of the Sikh and Christian Scriptures. 25/02/2021 Organised by the St Philips Centre, Leicester. A conversation between Rev. Tom Wilson and Gurinder Singh Mann on how the Christian and Sikh scriptures were written, compiled and given their authority within the respected traditions. Some great questions were posed.…

Anglo Sikh Wars Festival January 2021

The Causes of The Anglo-Sikh Wars: A ReappraisalLecture by Gurinder Singh Mann20/01/2021  Part of the Anglo Sikh Wars festival organised by The Regimental Museum Of The Royal Welsh, Brecon, Wales.     Sikh Historian Gurinder Singh Mann discussed the causes of how the Sikh Empire of Maharajah Ranjit…

Royal Armouries-Sikh Weapons in 3d seminar

  Seminar which featured Royal Armouries Curator of Oriental Collections-Natasha Bennett, Director of the Sikh Museum Initiative-Gurinder Singh Mann and the Technologist-Taran Singh, as they showcase three Sikh objects that have been rendered in stunning 3D. This project aims to bring these treasures to life in amazing detail…

Historical Sikh manuscript recreated in 3D as part of a digital museum exhibit

Sikh manuscript project featured in the Leicester Mercury Thanks to Leicester Mercury/Leicester Live for this article written by Asha Patel. 25th August 2020 It dates back to an Anglo-Sikh battle which took place in India in 1845 The University of Leicester Sikh Manuscript in 3D The historical manuscript…

The Digital Sikh Manuscript MS 241 and the journey from Punjab to Leicester

By Gurinder Singh Mann also published on the University of Leicester website. The Guru Granth Sahib is the holiest scripture of the Sikhs and is venerated by Sikhs across the world. The compositions were written by several of the Sikh Gurus together with compositions from holy saints and…

The Khalsa Army Flag: Anglo Sikh Wars to Digitisation

A Khalsa Army flag found on the battlefields of the Anglo Sikh Wars. Now Recreated in 3d See the video here After the death of the Maharajah, the Sikh Empire battled with the East India Company during the Anglo Sikh Wars of 1845-1846 and 1848-1849.  It was during…

World over, museums are coming home

Great to be featured in Tribune India newspaper, during the lockdown. The Anglo Sikh Virtual Museum is providing a necessary resource to study and understand important aspects of Anglo Sikh history. Virtual galleries are taking us into the world of art, artists and artefacts by Sarika Sharma, Tribune…