Posts in Kamboj People Category

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  • Gurwinder Singh Chandi - A well-known hockey player
  • Gurwinder Singh Chandi - A well-known hockey player


    Gurwinder Singh Chandi (Kamboj) was born on October 20, 1989 in Jalandhar. Gurwinder Singh Chandi made his senior India debut during the Australia 4-Nations tour in 2008. In the run up to the London Olympics, the talented striker has come back from a hamstring injury but having recovered completely, was a key asset...


  • Prithipal Singh Chandi (Kamboj) - A famous hockey player of India
  • Prithipal Singh Chandi (Kamboj) - A famous hockey player of India


    Prithipal Singh Chandi (Kamboj) (28 January 1932 – 20 May 1983) was an Indian field hockey player nicknamed the “King of short corner” by hockey commentators [1]. The Evening Post, New Zealand commented in 1961 that to face the fury of Prithipal's hit is to risk one's life. Another author commented that if...


  • Gurinderpal Singh Josan - A Prominent Sikh of USA
  • Gurinderpal Singh Josan - A Prominent Sikh of USA


    Gurinderpal Singh Josan was born in a Gurusikh family in the Holy city of Sri Amritsar Sahib, in 1968. Shri Josan completed his early education in D.G. High School founded by the famous poet Sardar Vidhata Singh Teer and later deemed his graduation from the prestigious institution of North India, Khalsa College, Amritsar...




  • Sardar Sadhu Singh Thind
  • Sardar Sadhu Singh Thind


    Sardar Sadhu Singh Thind was an Indian scholar and politician, most notable for serving the longest term as President of the District Congress Committee, Kapurthala. He also served as an MLA from Sultanpur Lodhi. While serving as MLA, he was noted for repatriating the remains of Udham Singh from England to India in 1974...


  • United Nations invites Ananya Kamboj for ECOSOC Youth Forum
  • United Nations invites Ananya Kamboj for ECOSOC Youth Forum


    For the last three years, Ananya is representing India as a Young Journalist at the global Football for Friendship (F4F) social program. Football for Friendship is an annual International Children's social program that unites children of different nationalities, different genders, and different physical abilities....


  • Is Kamboj in General Caste Category?
  • Is Kamboj in General Caste Category?


    The Kamboj people are a traditionally agricultural community native to the Indian subcontinent, comprising what is today Northern India and Pakistan. Primarily of Hindu, Muslim and Sikh faiths, they now live mostly in the Indian states of Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttarkhand and Uttar Pradesh and the Pakistani...