“Community…”

A Photo Essay Captured by Jazz Rai.

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Young Sikh Boy drinking water to quench his thirst after performing Gatka a traditional Sikh martial art in Delhi India

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Sikh man attending an outdoor Sikh festival in Queens NYC

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Sikh Boy attending an outdoor Sikh festival in Queens NYC

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Sikh man participating in Gatka (Sikh martial art) In Queens NYC during a Sikh holy procession called Nager Kirten when congregation come together and sing holy hymns throughout neighbourhood.

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Young Sikh boy shielding himself from the rain during Nager Kirten in Queens NYC

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Young Sikh boy holding onto his grandmothers hand enjoying watching the Sikh procession Nager Kirten Queens NY

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Sikh Man participating in a peaceful protest outside the India High Commission in London for the release of Sikh political prisoners who are being held in Indian prisons years after serving their sentences.

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Sikh Lady keeping warm during a peaceful protest outside India High Commision in London

Jazz Rai is a contributing photographer for By Such and Such; she resides between New York and London.