Ken and Tok Herar discuss their family’s immigration to Canada. They explain the factors that led to the decision to leave India, how they arranged to immigrate to Canada, the reasons for their desire to come to Canada and why they chose to settle in Mission in particular. They discuss the history of the growth and development of the Sikh community in Mission, the state of the Sikh business community, and such community institutiions as the Gurdwara and school.
|Title:||Mission History – The Sikh Community|
|Topic:||The Mission Sikh Community|
|Interviee(s):||Ken Herar, Tok Herar|
|Date:||June 15, 2005|
|Scope:||1 audio tape|
|Summary:||The interviewees discuss how and why they immigrated to Canada and Mission, business, the Mission Sikh community, temple and school|