Prime Environmental Teachings of Sikhism
Devinder Pal Singh
Sri Guru Granth Sahib, the holy scripture of the Sikhs, contains numerous references to the worship of the divine in Nature. The Sikh scripture declares that human beings' purpose is to achieve a blissful state and be in...
Christians are very clear from their bible on how God created the world in 7 days (6000 yrs ago). I believe this to be bogus, and very flawed. I've yet to read up on how Islam or Hindu's explain this question. But was more interested in how Sikhi explains the creation of the world and...
The world's wildlife has declined by nearly a third over the past 40 years, a new estimate of the health of the planet suggests.
In some parts the figure is much higher – in the tropics, losses are estimated at more than 50 per cent, while in tropical freshwater ecosystems specifically...
Fowarded by Gyani Jarnail Singh Ji Arshi
By Robin Banerji BBC World Service
An Indian boy who lost his mother in 1986 has found her 25 years later from his new home in Tasmania - using satellite images. Saroo...
Solar storm headed toward Earth may disrupt power
BY Associated Press
Thursday, March 08, 2012
The largest solar flare in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights.
Interesting article talks about 8.7 million species on earth. There is much talk in Eastern wisdom about 84 Lakh (Lakh/Lac = 100,000) species or 8.4 million species. What...
First Trojan asteroid circling sun in Earth's orbit discovered
NASA’s Wide—field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) mission has discovered a long—hidden companion of the Earth — the first Trojan asteroid circling the sun in the Earth’s orbit.
Trojans are asteroids that share an orbit with a...
“Air is the Guru Water the father and Earth the great mother”
—Guru Granth Sahib
And now marble is king. Sikhism is the world’s youngest religion and perhaps the only one in which trees have contributed to spiritual evolution. More than 50 Sikh shrines across the country, and some in Pakistan...
This is a perfect example of how we love to blame others and not take responsibility as it is too hard to change! All done with perfect humour of course icecreamkaur
APRIL 21, 2011
The day the Earth shook and the ocean erupted
April 21, 2011
Mardi Tindal - THE STAR, Toronto
Paul Lachine / Newsart - Earth Day
The Earth shook and split open last month. The ocean erupted in a giant wave. It wasn’t the first time the...
The 50-metre-long rock could have destroyed a small country
An asteroid as powerful as 15 atomic bombs has whizzed past the earth at a distance about 10 times that of the moon.
Astronomers first spotted the cigar—shaped object, identified as Asteroid 2011 GP59, spinning through space a...
As we share and suffer with people in Japan, let us bring some peace in these difficult times in our own ways.
From Sikhism, I start with the following from Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji, our Holy Book and teacher embodiment,
YouTube - gurbani
Please post based on religion or...
NASA scientist finds evidence of alien life
By: Andrew Couts •
March 5, 2011
We are not alone in the universe, says NASA astrobiologist Dr. Richard B. Hoover. And he has the extraterrestrial fossils to back it up.
Aliens exist, and we have proof.
That astonishingly awesome claim...
CNN) -- Are we alone in the universe? Findings by NASA's Kepler space telescope are making that seem less likely.
NASA scientists have announced Kepler has spotted five planets about the size of Earth, orbiting stars in our galaxy.
These planets are orbiting in what is known as the habitable...
Earth could be getting a second sun, at least temporarily.
Dr. Brad Carter, Senior Lecturer of Physics at the University of Southern Queensland, outlined the scenario to news.com.au. Betelgeuse, one of the night sky's brightest stars, is losing mass, indicating it is collapsing. It could run...
New evidence linking “Snowball Earth” glacial events to the rise of early animals has been found by a team of scientists, led by biogeochemists at the University of California, Riverside. The controversial Snowball Earth hypothesis posits that the Earth was covered from pole to pole by a thick...
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Srilanka: If this isn't GENOCIDE, WAR CRIME, Then What on Earth is...