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  1. Harkiran Kaur

    Debate: Spiritual Vs Non Spiritual Interpretation Of Gurbani

    I put this in the Hard Talk section for a reason... there seems to be a great divide in what should be a basic tenet of Sikhi. That being the interpretation of Gurbani with regards to a spiritual existence, God, and reincarnation (for lack of a better word). There seem to be two main groups...
  2. Harry Haller

    The Great Imp Debate

    An imp is a mythological being similar to a fairy or demon, frequently described in folklore and superstition. Do they exist, do they not?
  3. spnadmin

    USA Sikhs Join Gun Control Debate. Meet With Vice President Biden

    Sikhs join in the Gun Control Debate in United States and meet with Vice President Biden by Jagdeep Singh http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2013/01/16/sikhs-join-in-the-gun-control-debate-in-united-states-and-meet-with-vice-president-biden/ Washington, United States (January 15, 2013): Dr. Rajwant...
  4. namjiwankaur

    USA Watch The Entire October 3rd Presidential Debate

    Watch last night's debate between Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama http://youtu.be/dkrwUU_YApE For the US SPNers, did the debate influence your decision on who you will vote for?
  5. namjiwankaur

    USA Restoration Of Ku Klux Klan Leader’s Monument Riles Up Debate

    Restoration of Ku Klux Klan Leader’s Monument story: http://www.care2.com/causes/restoration-of-ku-klux-klan-leaders-monument-riles-up-debate.html This article brings up lots of questions for me & I'm wondering what your opinions are: 1. Should it be legal for a monument of a KKK leader to...
  6. 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...
  7. Archived_Member16

    USA Killer Flu, Fears Of Terrorists Prompt Ethical Debate

    Killer flu, fears of terrorists prompt ethical debate 'Extremely serious global public health threat' Agence France-Presse Wednesday, December 21, 2011 WASHINGTON - Two top scientific journals said Tuesday they are mulling whether to publish details of a man-made mutant killer flu...
  8. K

    India Sarna Challenges Badals For Debate On Sikhism

    Sarna challenges Badals for debate on Sikhism Puneet Pal Singh Gill Tribune News Service Ludhiana, August 29 Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Paramjit Singh Sarna has challenged Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to call his family on a common platform for a...
  9. spnadmin

    UK Birmingham's Muslims And Sikhs Debate Response To Tragedy

    UK riots: Birmingham's Muslims and Sikhs debate response to tragedy Emotions run high at candlelit vigil for three men killed in riots as Asian communities weigh up how to react When the prime minister, David Cameron, said on Wednesday that the riots had brought out "some of the best of...
  10. spnadmin

    Canada Kirpan Kerfuffle Back In Quebec Legislature: PQ Introduces Motion For Debate

    Kirpan kerfuffle back in Quebec legislature: PQ introduces motion for debate QUEBEC - The emotional dispute over Sikh kirpans will resurface in the Quebec legislature Wednesday, with the opposition Parti Quebecois seeking to extend a debate that erupted last month. The PQ has proposed a...
  11. spnadmin

    Canada Sikhs For Justice For Debate In Canadian Parliament

    Chandigarh, January 18: Close on the heels of a Canadian MP of Indian origin, Sukh Dhaliwal appealing to the Indian government to recognize the anti-Sikh massacres of 1984 as `genocide’, Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) a US based human rights advocacy group has decided to seek a debate in the...
  12. Archived_Member16

    USA Indian-Americans Hindu Group Stirs A Debate Over Yoga's Soul

    Indian-Americans Hindu group stirs a debate over yoga's soul Paul Vitello, NYT News Service, Nov 28, 2010, 11.42am IST NEW YORK: Yoga is practiced by about 15 million people in the United States, for reasons almost as numerous — from the physical benefits mapped in brain scans to the less...
  13. Caspian

    Debate Around The Martyrdom Of Baba Deep Singh

    So I decided to make this post after reading a quote by MaiHarinderKaur in response to the thread entitled "ashamed to be a sikh" In response to the author's suggestion of increasing the inquiry into dubious sikh stories and history. She responded saying: "As to not believing our history, next...
  14. spnadmin

    Religion As Morality: Is This The Way Forward In The Science-Religion Debate?

    Forwarded by SPN member Tejwant Singh ji Malik Michael Ruse Professor of Philosophy, Florida State University Posted: October 16, 2010 07:51 AM "Accommodationism" is the word used today to speak of the position that believes science and religion can exist together harmoniously, or...
  15. spnadmin

    Legal Oil Change Reignites Debate Over GPS Trackers

    SAN FRANCISCO – Yasir Afifi, a 20-year-old computer salesman and community college student, took his car in for an oil change earlier this month and his mechanic spotted an odd wire hanging from the undercarriage. The wire was attached to a strange magnetic device that puzzled Afifi and the...
  16. Vikram singh

    Opinion Punjab Drug Abuse Figures In UN Panel Debate

    NEW DELHI: Experts Wednesday warned of an impending AIDS catastrophe in a Punjab neighbourhood due to sharing of syringes by drug addicts, whom they described as as "time bombs" waiting to explode. "Due to the use of a single syringe by drug abusers, the risk of an AIDS epidemic explosion has...
  17. Admin

    Sikh News Brampton Stabbing Revives Debate Over Right To Wear Kirpan - Another Perspective

    At first, Manjit Mangat didn’t even realize he had been stabbed. All he registered at the time was the crush of the mob surrounding him as he lay on the ground, battered and slipping in and out of consciousness. It wasn’t until much later, when he collapsed in the hospital while trying to...
  18. Admin

    Kirpan Attack By Dasam Granth Advocates Renews Sikh Dagger Debate: Did We Need This?

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  19. R

    Kirpan Attack By Dasam Granth Advocates Renews Sikh Dagger Debate: Did We Need This?

    The so called pendu mentality. Once again larger community will have to suffer because of 'heroic bravery' of few. Province of Quebec has already banned niqab and noone will shed a tear if Kirpan is next. Attack renews Sikh dagger debate Temple president stabbed with kirpan...
  20. Archived_Member16

    Veiled Threat: Niqab New Flashpoint In Tolerance Debate

    source: http://www.nationalpost.com/news/story.html?id=2651705 Veiled threat: Niqab new flashpoint in tolerance debate Marian Scott, Canwest News Service Sunday - March 7, 2010   MONTREAL -- As a devout Muslim who wore a hijab, or head scarf, Miriam Abushaban was used to having...