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  1. Dr. D. P. Singh

    Prime Environmental Teachings of Sikhism

    Prime Environmental Teachings of Sikhism Devinder Pal Singh Abstract 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...
  2. Truthsikher31

    God Vs Creation Of The Earth/universe

    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...
  3. findingmyway

    Nature Death On Earth: How The World's Wildlife Vanished

    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...
  4. findingmyway

    Opinion Little Boy Lost Finds His Mother Using Google Earth

    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...
  5. Archived_Member16

    Supernatural Solar Storm Headed Toward Earth May Disrupt Power

    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. The sun...
  6. spnadmin

    SciTech Asteroid 2005 YU55 To Narrowly Miss Earth

    Forwarded by SPN member Tejwant Singh ji
  7. Ambarsaria

    Nature Scientists Determine Earth Has 8.7 Million Species

    http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/technology/science/scientists-determine-earth-has-87-million-species/article2139597/ 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...
  8. spnadmin

    SciTech First Trojan Asteroid Circling Sun In Earth's Orbit Discovered

    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...
  9. spnadmin

    Nature Grand Truncated History

    “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...
  10. findingmyway

    Nature Conversation Between Polar Bears

    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 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDIP71Lviys&feature=player_embedded#at=45
  11. Archived_Member16

    Pacific The Day The Earth Shook And The Ocean Erupted

    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 Paul Lachine/Newsart The Earth shook and split open last month. The ocean erupted in a giant wave. It wasn’t the first time the...
  12. spnadmin

    SciTech Powerful Asteroid Whizzes Past Earth

    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...
  13. Ambarsaria

    Thoughts Of Peace And Words Of Inspiration: Japan Earth Quake, Tsunami 2011

    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...
  14. Ambarsaria

    Scientists, Aethists, Religions Stumped On Life Outside Of Earth: Sikhism "Not"

    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...
  15. spnadmin

    SciTech Kepler Space Telescrope Spots 5 Earth Size Planets In Our Galaxy

    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...
  16. spnadmin

    SciTech Two Suns? Twin Stars Could Be Visible From Earth By 2012

    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...
  17. spnadmin

    General How Many Moons Does The Earth Have? (BBC)

    YouTube - How many moons does earth have? - Qi - BBC
  18. spnadmin

    SciTech ‘Snowball Earth' Triggered Early Animal Evolution?

    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...
  19. 3

    S Asia Sri Lanka In Crisis - Whose Responsibility Is It To Protect?

    Warning: Very Graphic Content. User Discretion Solicited. Whose Responsibility is it to protect? http://worldsikhnews.com/22%20April%202009/Whose%20Responsibility%20is%20it%20to%20protect.htm mUTHAMIZH cHENNAI:happysingh: Srilanka: If this isn't GENOCIDE, WAR CRIME, Then What on Earth is...
  20. J

    How "God" Introduced Himself On This Earth?

    Question. How "God" introduced himslf on this earth? What was or are the means?