Sat Sri Akaal,
Hello, I am a new Sikh and am wondering why I see a lot of older Sikh men who obviously trim their beards? Also, is it normal for a Sikh that has not taken Amrit to wear one or more of the 5K's?
If I have in some way offended someone I apologize.
Thanks for your help :):):)
New York, March 23 (IANS) India's Congress party has been asked to respond by April 1 to 'summons' issued by a US court to answer charges of 'conspiring, aiding, abetting and organizing' attacks on Sikhs in November 1984.
The US District Court for the Southern District of New York issued the...
This is in response to a muliple lot of threads on this forum about Sikhism dying, silent crying, people running to babas, lots Sikhs, cutting hair etc etc
1. Basically, we cannot expect others to live like "Sikhs" that we have imagined in our heads
2. A lot of us hear about babas and dheras...
A Challenge for Naturalism
Humanists Need a Ready Answer
S. Matthew D'Agostino
Why consider the meaning of life from a secular humanist and naturalistic perspective? There seem to me at least two major reasons why it is worthwhile to take up that question.
1. An account of the meaning of...
I noticed that people who wear a kirpan always have it hanging on the left side. When i asked my family, they didn't have an answer and just said thats the right side to have it and it had never been questioned. So i'm just wondering if there is a specific reason for this? and if it would be...
Sat Sri Akal :-)
I just want to know what everyone believes on following issues -
1. Non Veg and Sikhism
2. Homosexuality and Sikhism
3. Masturbating/Watching Porn and Sikhism
I respect other religions too, but I am against dera/sant/baba/mullah/pandit culture. I believe our mind should be...
Covering letter by Mr Dalbeer Singh.
He wrongly calls head serviceman or Mukh Sevadar as per his creed as Jathedar Akal Takhat Sahib.
He talks of people appearing as Singh killing animals as scarifies and offering liquor to one temple of Demigoddess .He should now that...
I need someone to help me understand something. I know that through naam, the Guru will forgive, even if you have commited endless sins or paaps or if you have hurt people and have made thier lives miserable. If you give up doing these things, reform yourself, mend your ways and through...
This Shabad is by Bhagat Sheikh Fareed Ji in Salok Fareed Jee on Pannaa 1381
PrIdw bury dw Blw kir gusw min n hFwie ]
dyhI rogu n lgeI plY sBu ikCu pwie ]78]
fareedhaa burae dhaa bhalaa kar gusaa man n hadtaae ||
dhaehee rog n lagee palai sabh kishh paae ||78||
Fareed, answer evil with...
THE FIRST QUESTION AND ANSWER IN GURU GRANTH SAHIB
Bibi Har Simirit Kaur Khalsa
Gurbani Prachar Mission of USA
What do you think should be the first question in the Guru Granth Sahib? Should it be, “What is God?” or, “What is the purpose of our existence?” The...
It's thread's like this anger me :
Just read the initial post and then the next few posts.
How ridiculous is that?
"kesh is not meant to be kept on the floor, or in dirty locations in the bin, so its best to burn it"