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  1. seekingsikhi

    Anand Sahib 5

    Sangat Ji To practice my Gurmukhi I have been turning to random pages in a copy of the nitnem, covering the romanization, and just trying to get the sounds. I still know almost no Punjabi, so I'm really just practicing saying it more than speaking it. I dont always read the translation but I did...
  2. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Hard Talk Adulterated Sikh History - Flotsam Muddling Our Beautiful Fresh River

    SEE how vested interests have badly adulterated our beautiful Gurmatt Principled History with UTTER RUBBISH.....just look at the floatsam muddling our beautiful Fresh River....... Bhai Amardass Ji came to know Guru Angad Ji at around age 62++..and the stories about him show him as a befuddled...
  3. N

    Anand Karaj Ceremony For Non-Sikhs?

    Hello everyone! I wanted to ask this question as there is an intermarriage marriage coming up in our family. I don't know why, but somehow I feel it is not right for Non-Sikhs to get married with the Anand Karaj ceremony. Guru Ram Das Ji Maharaj made the wedding hymns so unique, I believe...
  4. aristotle

    Legal Haryana Notifies Sikh Marriages Under The Anand Marriage Act

    CHANDIGARH: Sikh couples in Haryana will now be able to get their marriages registered under the Anand Marriage Act instead of the Hindu Marriage Act. Fulfilling the long-pending demand of Sikhs, Haryana government on Wednesday announced the formation of rules to register Anand Karaj, the...
  5. spnadmin

    Gurus Anand Karaj: The Blissful Endeavor

    The Blissful Endeavor Sarbpreet Singh http://www.sikhchic.com/article-detail.php?id=4516&cat=12 I have come to California to celebrate a joyous event. Today is the eve of my brother’s Anand Karaj, particularly, as the bride is not from the Sikh tradition. In fact she is not even from...
  6. spnadmin

    The Holy Union Of Anand Karaj

    The Holy Union of Anand Karaj author: Harwinder Singh Mander http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2013/03/15/the-holy-union-of-anand-karaj/ This week in the UK, the BBC broadcasted two starkly different programmes concerning the Anand Karaj – Sikh wedding ceremony. The first was an Asian Network...
  7. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Sikhism Anand Karaj As Per Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji: A Talk By Prof Maninerpal Singh

    Prof. Maninder Pal Singh - Anand karaj Seminar at Delhi.mp4 - YouTube!
  8. spnadmin

    Dr Inder Anand: From India’s Rhodes Scholar To America’s High-Flyer Cardiologist

    Dr Inder Anand: From India’s Rhodes Scholar To America’s High-Flyer Cardiologist http://newseastwest.com/dr-inder-anand-from-indias-rhodes-scholar-to-americas-high-flyer-cardiologist/ MINNEAPOLIS: Few Indian American doctors can boast a better pedigree than Dr Inder Anand, professor of...
  9. Ishna

    Kirtan Audio Only - Hip-hop Style Anand Sahib

    I never thought I'd hear anything quite like this... http://www.sikhnet.com/gurbani/audio/anand-sahib-10 Can't say I'm a fan but I'm sure there are plenty of people who dig it, yo. peacesignkaur
  10. sukritkaur

    No Divorce Clause In Anand Marriage Bill Sets Off Debate

    SOURCE: http://sikhsangat.org/1699/no-divorce-clause-in-anand-marriage-bill-sets-off-debate/Amritsar, Punjab: The Anand Marriage Amendment Bill 2012 has been introduced in the Rajya Sabha. However, the absence of provision of divorce in the Bill has set off a debate in the Sikh community...
  11. Archived_Member16

    India Anand Marriage Act 1909 And The Marriage Laws

    Anand Marriage Act 1909 and the Marriage Laws Joginder Singh Toor ( Advocate in Punjab & Haryana High Court at Chandigarh (India) - South Asia Post Anand Karaj Ceremony introduced by Guru Amar Das Ji for performance of Sikh marriages continued to be followed amongst Sikh masses. The...
  12. Archived_Member16

    India Anand Marriage Act Amendment Not Enough: US Sikh Bodies

    Anand Marriage Act amendment not enough: US Sikh bodies Press Trust of India - Amritsar May 24, 2012 21:25 IST Various Sikh organisations based in the US have said the recent amendment to Anand Marriage Act was not enough to restore separate status and identity of Sikh religion, and...
  13. Luckysingh

    Anand Sahib Explanation Please?

    Gurfateh to all I apologise if this has been discussed previously, but I've searched without any luck. I am new and learning my way. Please could some one explain why the Anand sahib is mostly read (when I hear it) with the first 5 pauri's and then the last, thereby eliminating 6-39. Is...
  14. Ishna

    Anand Sahib - What Does Guru Amar Das Mean By 'Gurdwara'

    Reading Anand Sahib tonight and pondered on the following: ਜਿਉ ਤੂ ਚਲਾਇਹਿ ਤਿਵ ਚਲਹ ਸੁਆਮੀ ਹੋਰੁ ਕਿਆ ਜਾਣਾ ਗੁਣ ਤੇਰੇ ॥ जिउ तू चलाइहि तिव चलह सुआमी होरु किआ जाणा गुण तेरे ॥ Ji▫o ṯū cẖalā▫ihi ṯiv cẖalah su▫āmī hor ki▫ā jāṇā guṇ ṯere. As You make me walk, so do I walk, O my Lord...
  15. Archived_Member16

    India Anand Marriage Act To Be Implemented Soon: Khurshid

    Anand Marriage Act to be implemented soon: Khurshid Express News Service - Posted online: Mon Nov 14 2011, 01:17 hrs Chandigarh : Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid on Sunday said all legislation “towards making a separate law to register marriages under the Anand Marriage Act have been...
  16. spnadmin

    India Law Minister Will Take Up Anand Marriage Act With PM Manmohan Singh

    ANAND MARRIAGE ACT ROW: Law Minister Assures Sikh MP That He Will Take Up The Issue With PM Manmohan Singh NEW DELHI- India’s Law Minister Salman Khursheed assured a group of Sikh MPs that he would discuss the Anand Marriage Act amendment matter with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh soon as...
  17. Ishna

    How Long Does It Take For Full Anand Sahib?

    At regular speed, how long does it take to recite the full 40 verses of Anand Sahib? I've never heard a paath of Anand Sahib and I'm curious of it's length in relation to Jaap (not Japji). Thanks Ishna
  18. H

    Anand Sahib Explanation On Bliss And How To Get It

    rwmklI mhlw 3 Anµdu (917) Raamkalee, Third Mehl, Anand ~ The Song Of Bliss:<?"urn::office:office" /> Bibi Harsimrat Kaur Khalsa, President Guru Granth Parchar Mission of USA, Inc. <?xml:::office:smarttags" /><st1:address w:st="on"><st1:Street w:st="on">PO Box</st1:Street> 65</st1:address>...
  19. Archived_Member16

    Proposed Amendment In Anand Marriage Act 'Eyewash'

    'Proposed amendment in Anand Marriage Act eyewash' TNN, Feb 23, 2011, 04.26am IST <!-- google_ad_section_start -->MOHALI: Terming the Anand Marriage Act Amendment Bill, 2008 -- which has the consent of Sikh members in Parliament and also the nod of Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee...
  20. K

    Sikh Panel Meets PM On Anand Marriage Act

    http://www.tribuneindia.com/2011/20110113/punjab.htm#6 Sikh panel meets PM on Anand Marriage Act Tribune News Service New Delhi, January 11 A delegation, led by DSGMC president Paramjit Singh Sarna and RS Jaura, met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to press for granting citizenship to...