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    How could my sins be forgiven?

    I'm a 15 year old sikh girl and I've been very very disrespectful to my parents. My dad has always been soft on me and never put restrictions on my while my om loved me with her whole heart. I feel the worst for taking advantage ofd them. I took advantage of almost everyone in our house...
  2. Ishna

    Does Akaal Forgive?

    Sat Sri Akaal Sangat Jio So in another thread, a member is seeking forgiveness from Akaal Sahib (for what, we do not know). In that same thread, another member suggested that Akaal Sahib / Ik Onkar does not forgive. So I'm wondering about this shabad which starts on panna 157 (and the many...
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    Forgiveness Or Redemption Of Sin In Sikhism

    WJKKWJKF How does one become absolved of sins in Sikhism? I am looking for scriptural passages from the Granth Sahib or the opinions of trusted commentators. Dhanyavad/Shukran/Thank you
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    Two-Way Process

    The one who forgives benefits as much as the one who is being forgiven, says Osho Gaffar is a Sufi name for God. It means: One who forgives. If you can love and forgive, nothing else is needed. If you cannot forgive, you cannot love; if you cannot love, you cannot forgive. Only great love...
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    Gurbani In Motion - Week 1 - Forgiveness

    With the blessings of the sangat i would like to start a 'GURBANI IN MOTION' thread... a New thread every week where we read the gurbani, meditate on it, and then put it into practice in our daily life regardless of how dificult our mind tells us it will be....regardless of how strong our ego...
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    Question About Forgiveness

    Hello everyone, I'm new on this forum. I have recently started doing the morning prayers and sometimes Ardas. I had a question about forgiveness. At the moment i'm going through a very difficult time because I have cut off the relationship with my dad and two sisters...
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    Forgiveness For Lustful Sin :(

    I am very aware that what I have done is beyond shameful and the guilt I feel is killing me. Please acknowledge this before you read on. I wasn't brought up with much knowledge about Sikhism despite being born into a Sikh family. My parents didn't know knowledge but that didn't stop my...
  8. spnadmin

    Forgiveness And The Law Of Love

    by Marylyn Sewell It is an unfortunate truth that happiness and good fortune rarely deepen us spiritually. It is when we run into unbearable grief and loss we are unprepared for that we are stripped of our vanity and our pride and begin to see, rock-bottom, what is really important to us...
  9. Archived_Member16

    Forgiveness: How To Let Go Of Grudges And Bitterness

    April 19, 2011 Forgiveness: How to let go of grudges and bitterness Katherine M. Piderman, Ph.D., staff chaplain | Mayo Clinic What is forgiveness? There's no one definition of forgiveness. But in general, forgiveness is a decision to let go of resentments and thoughts of...
  10. Archived_Member16

    Find Peace In Forgiveness

    Find Peace in Forgiveness Give up the right to resent. By Dr. Wayne W. Dyer Sweep your heart clean by forgiving. You hear people say this all the time: “I have a right to be upset because of the way I’ve been treated. I have a right to be angry, hurt, depressed, sad, and resentful.”...
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    Opinion What Exactly Is Forgiveness?

    What Exactly Is Forgiveness? by CHARLES S. GRISWOLD We are in a season traditionally devoted to good will among people and to the renewal of hope in the face of hard times. As we seek to realize these lofty ideals, one of our greatest challenges is overcoming bitterness and divisiveness...
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    S Asia Mughal Emperor Zafar’s Descendant To Visit Pak Sikh Shrines To Seek Forgiveness

    Attari, Dec.6: A descendant of former Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar has said that she will go to Pakistan to seek forgiveness in Sikh shrines there. “My life has changed after I had visited the Golden Temple in 2004 to seek forgiveness for the atrocities committed by my ancestors – the...
  13. Archived_Member16

    Spiritual Longing And The Path Of Forgiveness

    Spiritual Longing and the Path of Forgiveness Mashubi Rochell A heart that longs for love, and that longs to find the way home to God, opens a pathway of light from the human, embodied self to the soul that exists eternally in the realms of spirit. Spiritual longing not only activates...
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    FORGIVENESS/ਖਿਮਾ ABSTRACT Forgiveness is an act of imagination. It challenges one to give up his destructive thoughts about a situation and to believe in the possibility of a better future. Forgiveness is a gift you give to yourself. It is not something you do for someone else. Forgiveness...
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    Forgiveness Does Not Change The Past, But It Does Enlarge The Future

    Our emotions are powerful motivators, and more than almost anything else in our lives they will drive our behavior. Sometimes our greatest challenge is to get inside our own heads to understand what makes us tick. Why do we feel and behave the way we do? I know two family members who were best...
  16. Archived_Member16

    Spiritual Wisdom & Forgiveness

    This Shabad is by Bhagat Kabeer Ji in Salok Kabeer Jee on Pannaa 1372 kbIrw jhw igAwnu qh Drmu hY jhw JUTu qh pwpu ] jhw loBu qh kwlu hY jhw iKmw qh Awip ]155] kabeeraa jehaa giaan theh dhharam hai jehaa jhoot(h) theh paap || jehaa lobh theh kaal hai jehaa khimaa theh aap ||155|| Kabeer...