Bilal Cheema: A Cultural Ambassador

Bilal Cheema: A Cultural Ambassador

On one of the rare few sunnier spring afternoons in Metro-Vancouver, I first met Bilal Cheema. From the outside, he seems like an average, hard working dad, but I quickly realized when I started talking to him that he is anything but ordinary. He may seem normal, but...
The Great Canadian AAJ Adventure

The Great Canadian AAJ Adventure

Oh Canada! Canada is turning 150 and AAJ Magazine is going national and what better way to celebrate both than with a cross Canada tour? AAJ Magazine is taking a bus from Surrey, BC to Ottawa and then Montreal and will be sharing our experiences. A special guest will...
Why is Vaisakhi Important?

Why is Vaisakhi Important?

The vibrant festival of Vaisakhi, or Baisakhi, is considered to be an extremely important festival in India and around the globe for many reasons. Besides being important to the farmers as the harvest festival, this is of prime importance in Sikhism as the founding...