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  1. singh_man

    Hukam Vs Karma Vs Destiny Vs Choice

    Hi there - I just came back from a young friends funeral. He was only 35, 2 beautiful kids and a lovely wife. Died from a 4 year battle with cancer. Very sad. The Antam Ardas was peaceful and comforting. But reoccurring message I kept hearing was that this was Guru's Hukam and he planned it...
  2. P

    Destiny Points, Imagination And Creation

    It's been a while since I have posted something on this site so I thought I would incite some debate using the teachings of wise men from other regions. Mos Egaardpeder Sen tells us that "Imagination, life is your creation" is the key to spiritual enlightenment. I want to know what your...
  3. H

    What Is 'True Destiny" In Sikhism?

    please discuss here the true destiny in sikhism, and please give your respected oppinions on it. to my oppinion it is such khand.. thanks
  4. Ishna

    Fate, Destiny, Pre-Destination, Likhia

    What is fate? What is destiny? What is pre-ordained? What is meant by references in Gurbani to things being written in our destiny? Example: ਭੁਗਤਿ ਗਿਆਨੁ ਦਇਆ ਭੰਡਾਰਣਿ ਘਟਿ ਘਟਿ ਵਾਜਹਿ ਨਾਦ ॥ Bẖugaṯ gi▫ān ḏa▫i▫ā bẖandāraṇ gẖat gẖat vājėh nāḏ. Let spiritual wisdom be your food, and...
  5. Archived_Member16

    Destiny's Daughters

    source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/opinion/edit-page/Destinys-Daughters/articleshow/5654981.cms   Destiny's Daughters Manjul Bajaj, Mar 8, 2010 THE TIMES OF INDIA Jaswinder Kaur Sidhu. Tina Isa. Hatin Surucu. Vandana Bhadodiya. A Sikh girl from Toronto. A Palestinian girl in the...
  6. Caspian

    The Destiny/Free Will Paradox

    This is more of a general question that doesn't just pertain to Sikhism but many other religions like Christianity and Islam. Matter of fact, I usually use the example with western religions who have the idea of Heaven and Hell but I would like to hear an answer from an Eastern perspective. A...
  7. S

    How To Change One's Destiny

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh Guru Sahib Ji & destiny One summer when Satguru Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj was travelling, he reached a garden where he camped for the day. It so happened that the king's pir (spiritual advisor), was also camping at the same place. Thus the...
  8. Astroboy

    The Paradoxes

    It is a paradox that everyone is here for the same reason and yet everyone has an individual purpose. Everyone is here to experience life as deeply as possible, and yet your individual purpose is to explore your unique character. Everyone, therefore, has an unique function within the infinite...
  9. Archived_Member16

    Punjab Prisoner Of Destiny

    source:http://www.southasiapost.org/2007/20071031/focus.htm Punjab Prisoner of Destiny Gobind Thukral THE spate of publicity on the achievements of the Akali BJP government in Punjab would make any one laugh if not sad. Mere signing of a feasibility study for metros in Ludhiana and Amritsar...
  10. J

    Why Do We Pray

    It is a part of play staged by Him, we all are merely players and as such wisdom and blessing are accorded to each individual as per the part. A very good write up, quite impressed. But there is no escape but to pray for His grace. Guru Nanak in Japji sahib has clearly indicated, 'moh kai...
  11. G

    What Is Wrong

    Was It Pre destined? A question that has been my constant companion for quite some time is “ As to why do we do wrong or commit something that is branded as wrong as per sikhi”. I have been asking this from many persons but all of them laughed at and never answered. The search is on. It has...
  12. Archived_Member16

    Activation Of Destiny

    This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Jaithsree on Pannaa 709 sloku ] BwvI audoq krxM hir rmxM sMjog pUrnh ] gopwl drs BytM sPl nwnk so mhUrqh ]1] kIm n skw pwie suK imqI hU bwhry ] nwnk sw vylVI prvwxu ijqu imlµdVo mw iprI ]2] salok || bhaavee oudhoth karana(n) har ramana(n) sa(n)jog...
  13. Archived_Member16

    Can Prayer Change Things Or Destiny ?

    http://www.allaboutsikhs.com/mansukh/038.htm Can prayer change things or destiny? Those who offer prayers sincerely, know the efficacy and value of prayer. Other people think that prayer may give consolation and peace to man but cannot affect physical events, because the universe is...
  14. Archived_Member16

    A Sikh Destiny

    http://www.canada.com/vancouver/vancouversun/news/editorial/story.html?id=7264b6c4-54d1-4976-9175-992d117870ab EDITORIAL: A Sikh destiny: The goal for Indians as Canadians should be to re-learn our culture and the lessons of our ancestors Suresh Kurl Special to the Sun Friday, July...
  15. S

    Sikh News India Literary Giant Khushwant Singh Mulls Last Tryst With Destiny

    ... do not accept the belief that while the body perishes the soul survives," Singh says in the preface to "Death at my Doorstep", contradicting Sikh beliefs even ...
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    Sikh News Literary Giant's Last Tryst With Destiny

    ... do not accept the belief that while the body perishes the soul survives," Singh says in the preface to Death at my Doorstep, contradicting Sikh beliefs even ... http://www.manilatimes.net/national/2005/mar/13/yehey/opinion/20050313opi4.html