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  1. Archived_Member16

    20 Ways To Get Good Karma

    This item is dedicated to Narayanjot Kaur Ji : :) 20 Ways to Get Good Karma By The Dalai Lama Instructions for Life by The Dalai Lama Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. Follow the three R’s: - Respect for...
  2. BhagatSingh

    Atheism Good Reasons For "Believing" In God - A Presentation By Dan Dennett For Intellectuals

    If you don't consider yourself an intellectual then don't watch this. I say this because it will be hard to understand and the presenter, Dan Dennett, will come off as arrogant. I found myself just WOWing at many parts of it. This presentation was just fantastic, it explains a lot!! :D He uses...
  3. Archived_Member16

    Sikhs And Halloween - Is Halloween A Good Idea For Sikhs?

    Is Halloween a Good Idea for Sikhs? Before You Celebrate Halloween By Sukhmandir Khalsa Halloween in America Halloween is an autumn holiday with both secular and religious overtones. In America it’s hard to ignore Halloween1 especially if you have children. Commonly, during the entire month of...
  4. spnadmin

    Amritdhari: A Topic Looking For A Good Title

    Amritdhari, Why do they matter? It seems to be that this forum has never had a prolonged and serious discussion that is focused squarely on the amritdhari. Yet we have "talked about" the amritdhari when talking about everyone who is not -- which is different from discussing "amritdhari." No...
  5. BhagatSingh

    Why Do Ordinary People Do Bad Things. Or Good Things?

    An awesome video presentation by Philip Jimbardo YouTube - Philip Zimbardo: Why ordinary people do evil ... or do good Enjoy
  6. spnadmin

    SikhRI Sample Lesson Plan From The Sohji Curriculum: Good Faith Backed By Superior Pedagogy

    About SikhRI and the Sojhi Curriculum, Gurmat or Pañjābī schools have become the primary method of imparting the Sikh spirit, ideology, values, and history to the youth. They have done a remarkable job in maintaining our children’s...
  7. J

    Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

    Simply put, my question is, "Why do bad things happen to good people". This question may seem very stupid and basic but allow me to flesh out some details. What is a good person? What is good and what is bad? What is the good life? These are all deep questions. I would THINK that Sikhs would...
  8. N

    Desire To Become Good And True: But How?

    WJKK WJKF! I am a final year uni student who plans to do a Phd in engineering (yes I know what a fool!). I am not yet an amritdhari sikh but really want to become one but first I believe I need to become pure by removing my 5 evils before giving my head to the Guru. I do not feel right about...
  9. S

    Reglion Good Philosophy Site For Sikhs

    Dr. Dallas Willard, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, has written a number of good articles in philosophy and Christianity. <www.dwillard.org> He received his PhD. from the University of Wisconsin, and has been teaching college courses ever since. He has perhaps one of the best...
  10. spnadmin

    Gurus Tell My Good Friend God

    YouTube - Ishmeet- Mitar pyare nu ਖਿਆਲ ਪਾਤਿਸ਼ਾਹੀ ੧੦॥ Khiaal Paat(i)shaahi10|| KHYAL OF THE TENTH KING ਮਿਤ੍ਰ ਪਿਆਰੇ ਨੂੰ ਹਾਲ ਮੁਰੀਦਾਂ ਦਾ ਕਹਿਣਾ ॥ Mitra piaare noon haal mureedaan daa saihnaa|| Convey to the dear friend the condition of the disciples, ਤੁਧੁ ਬਿਨੁ ਰੋਗੁ ਰਜਾਈਆਂ ਦਾ ਓਢਣ ਨਾਗ...
  11. Randip Singh

    Gurus Was Guru Nanak A Good Father?

    This was an interesting discussion I had the other night. Several facts were pointed out to me (note I don't necessarily agree with these views). 1) He left his own family and went wandering, in effect leaving his sons to their own devices? 2) He seemed to be more concerned about the welfare...
  12. H

    General Is Bee's Wax And Amla Oil A Good Idea For A Beard?

    I have been growing my beard for some time now, and I'm quite happy with it, but it's at a stage where it can be a nuiscance at times. I really don't want to tie down my beard or use any stiff harsh gels in my beard. I want to keep with the free loose flowing beard image, but I want to look...
  13. S

    General The Dos And Don'ts Of A Good Marriage

    The Dos and Don'ts of a Good Marriage by Louis McBurney, M.D. Commitment. “Commitment” is not a popular word in our culture. Our society emphasizes individual rights, personal freedom and mobility. The idea of giving these up because of dedication to another person or loyalty to a relationship...
  14. S

    True Guru Is Found By Great Good Fortune

    There is no difference between Guru, Waheguru, Ultimate Truth, God, Bani, Naam, Gobind .. Different terms used for same ONE- our Lord, God. So Guru is present everywhere, within all of us. 'Finding a True Guru', what does it mean? Doesn't it tell us that we have to become a true...
  15. S

    Sikh News Punjab Gets Good Cotton Harvest (rediff.com)

    Displacing fears of a reduced cotton harvest in Punjab, officials say the state is set to achieve its target of 26.90 lakh bales this fiscal year. More...
  16. Sherab

    General Is This A Good E-present

    http://i160.photobucket.com/albums/t200/Sherab000/rickravy.jpg It's for my girlfriend. Any feedback? Good, bad, any changes? Thank you all. :D
  17. K

    Guru Nanak And Two Students Or Why Good Things Happen To Bad People

    Thread http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/gurmat-vichaar/15753-what-is-wrong.html reminded me of this sakhi. source:Guru Nanak and two students - SikhiWiki, free Sikh encyclopedia. Guru Nanak and two students Two friends heard that Guru Nanak was giving a series of lectures and decided to attend...
  18. Vikram singh

    Sikh News Amritsar-nankana Sahib Bus Service Running In Losses: Report, That Is Not Good Sign

    Unlike the Lahore-Amritsar service, the Indo-Pak bus service between Amritsar and Nankana Sahib, the birth place of Guru Nanak near Lahore, is running into losses. Recently, the bus reached Nankana Sahib from Amritsar with one Pakistani passenger while left for Amritsar with only two Hindu...
  19. K

    A Good Sikh Site

    the following is very informative site on sikhism The Sikh Encyclopedia | The Sikh Encyclopedia i advise all the users of spn to atleast take a lookt at it. thanks