Meet the brilliant soccer player Syah Mangat the only South Asian playing for the Vancouver WhiteCaps and she is only 17 years old. She shares her love for the sport and hopes to make it to the World Cup someday.
Arjan Bhullar who was born and raised in Richmond has made history as the first Indo-Canadian Punjabi Sikh man to win the Mixed Martial Arts heavy-weight championship. He dedicated his win to all immigrants who has suffered several barriers and worked hard against prejudice and racism to pave the path for him and his successors.
Pandher’s mission is to promote diversity and multiculturalism to youth.
Age is no barrier for this year’s youngest winner of Surrey Board of Trade’s Top 25 Under 25 Awards.
Since a young age she has been a huge fan of the Vancouver Canucks and she hit a jackpot as she was chosen to design a commemorative logo that fuses Vaisakhi with the Canucks brand for Canucks Vaisakhi Night.
He speaks to Darpan Magazine about how his childhood experiences lead him to author a popular children's book highlighting South Asian culture and heritage, which is now being used as an educational tool in BC schools.