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    Introducing Myself

    Re: Im new Welcome Dawn! I hope that your time is enjoyable and educational. Obviously you are very open minded --how many people would join a site of another faith to learn more about it. Truly commendable. I look forward to hearing more from you. Ravi Singh Oh and Dawn by the way, my...
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    Can Sikhs Go Out With People That Are Not Of Their Race Or Religion?

    Personally, I do not see an issue in people of different faiths dating. There certainly is not any direct guidance as such from the sikh rehat or the scriptures. Often with Sikhism punjabi culture is seen as interwined with the religion --of course this is completely incorrect. What your...
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    Festivals Vaisakhi Plans

    Thanks to the liberal nature of Canada (particularly when you work for government) I am able to take the day off on religious grounds. I have done so almost every year except this one (too busy). Unfortunately, most of today I will be embroiled in negotiations all day (sigh) but I plan on...
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    Introducing Myself

    Re: Birthday wishes for dear Caramel Chocholate Allow me to add my kudos to the chorus! Happy Birthday John! Ahh, to be 17 again .... I hope that your day was great. Sorry for the belated wish but better late than never! Ravi Singh
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    Query For Sikhs Living In USA Or CANADA

    This Canadian's perspective: I agree with S]kh wholeheartedly. Being a sardar and having completed 8 years of University schooling I have had the same experiences as he has. Most of my friends are not Sikh (in fact my best friends are Jewish, Muslim and Christian) and I think that you will...
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    Sikh News Radio Station Rapped For Anti-Sikh Insults

    OTTAWA (Reuters) - A Canadian radio station was formally reprimanded on Wednesday after one of its presenters insulted immigrants to Canada and then said the Sikhs of northern India were "a gang of bozos"...
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    Introducing Myself

    Re: GurFateh from prabhdeep singh ( new member ) Gurfateh and welcome brother! I hope that you enjoy this cyber sangat and I look forward to hearing from you in the future! Ravi Singh
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    Islam Are Muslims Hated? [UK TV]

    I feel your pain thecoopes:) I'll provide a brief glossary for you: Desi = someone of Indian heritage coming from the word "des" which means country "desi" literally means 'of the country' Jats = an ethnic group that migrated to various parts of the world (Many croatians are Jats, the Jutes...
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    Introducing Myself

    Re: Etinder ji, Wishing you a warmest returns for the day !! All the best my dear friend!
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    Question

    Welcome tejinder singh Ji! I am by no means an expert but before you try concentrating on naam maybe you should try some basic meditation techniques. A simple one is to sit with your eyes closed, head titled at a 45 degree angle and to focus only on your breathing. Another simple method would...
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    IE 'Unsafe' 98 Percent Of 2004, Says ScanIT (TechWeb)

    I switch to Firefox ages ago. Much safer and quicker. Just my $0.02
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    Sikh News The Texas State Capitol's Ten Commandments At The Supreme Court

    Re: The Texas State Capitol's Ten Commandments at the Supreme Court S]kh, I agree that we should keep this going as there are many relevant issues being raised here re:what it means to be a religious person within the context of a modern state --I would argue that this os one of the most...
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    Sikh News The Texas State Capitol's Ten Commandments At The Supreme Court

    Re: The Texas State Capitol's Ten Commandments at the Supreme Court CC, I must have been unclear in my response. I do not agree that the 10 commandments should be placed outside of courthouses, etc. because they are irrelevant especially things like don't break the sabbath. By "ditto" I meant...
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    Sikh News The Texas State Capitol's Ten Commandments At The Supreme Court

    Re: The Texas State Capitol's Ten Commandments at the Supreme Court S]kh, Just my humble opinion, I don't think they should remain especially not outside courthouses as they are irrelevant (and in at least one case go against the consitiution of the United States to the laws of the land...
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    False Prophets!

    SinghVj, Can you defend your views without maligning others? It only weakens your position if you are unable to answer a question but instead resort to name calling. You will find that in this forum we are respectful of each others beliefs and try to stick to arguing the positions in a...
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