Welcome to the network Sikhs-in-Europe! PDF Print E-mail

Sikhs-in Europe is an independent and interdisciplinary academic network for students, teachers and scholars conducting studies of and research in all areas related to the Sikh history, religion and culture in Europe. The forum was created in 2008 and is managed by a collaborative group of scholars from different European universities.

The aims of the network are

  • To promote and establish academic cooperation and exchange between students, teachers and scholars from various disciplines who share the interest in Sikh Studies.
  • To assist students and scholars by facilitating access to information about research projects and publications on the Sikhs in Europe.
  • To provide updated information about academic events and activities related to the Sikh Diasporas.


Participants of the conference "Young Sikhs in a Global World: Negotiating Identity, Tradition and Authority" at Lund University on June 18-19, 2013. Photo: Harpreet Singh.


Participants of the conference "Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identity and Translocal Practices" held at Lund University on June 16 to 18, 2010. Photo: Martin Lund.

Participants of the exploratory workshop “Sikhs in Europe: History, Religion and Representation” held at Lund University on June 13 to 14, 2008.  Photo: Tord Olsson.