Do you play video games? What is the central theme in each game? Collecting points? Now imagine these points as virtues; designed to attack the bad guys - also known as vices.
Seva is not just all work and no play.
As I wash dishes, help with langgar, mop floors etc, I am on the path of...
GRACE OF THE GOD/ਗੁਰੁ ਪ੍ਰਸਾਦ/ਕ੍ਰਿਪਾ
Grace is an expression of Divine benevolence and is a cardinal doctrine in Sikhism. It manifests itself and occurs as Karam, Nader, variously called Mehr, Bakhshish, Parsad, Daya, or Kirpa. It is sought through prayer and devotion. Its descent is...
Sikh temple brawl a disgrace: Judge
Aftermath. An injured person is given assistance at the scene of a skirmish
at the Sri Guru Nanak Sikh Centre in Brampton in April of 2010.
The temple has had a "sad history of conflict," a judge noted.
Torstar Supplied Photo
Torstar News Service...
JAPJI– A JOURNEY TO DIVINE GRACE
from the blog, SaadSangat and authored by Rawel Singh.
Japji is the first composition in the Sikh Holy Scripture, Sri Guru Granth Sahib (Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji) whose contents are referred to as Gurbani meaning the Guru’s word. One theme that runs...
I was replying to this thread: http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/sikh-youth/34110-the-importance-of-kesh-for-sikh.html when I realised my reply had turned into a thread of it's own.
One criticism I have of that article is that it personifies God, which I don't think fits with the Sikh concept of...
Did Thanksgiving Travel Embrace You or Disgrace You?
A press release form Sikh Coalition
Five Minutes of Your Time = Major Impact on Sikh Rights
(New York, New York) November 25, 2010 – The TSA and its intrusive search methods are making...
Interview with Giani Pitam Singh ji, then Head Granthi of Siri Akal Takht Sahib on Blue Star ( From his book "Diary De Panne"). English Edition of this Book will be published within next 3/4 months.
Giani Pritam Singh Ji, Head Granthi, Sri Akal Takht Sahib, was present on his duty during...
The Nikky Haley segment begins at 4:30. But the earlier section is also hilarious.
Video: Thank You, South Carolina - The Race to Replace Disgrace | The Daily Show | Comedy Central
A taste of how US primary election politics really work -- and of course other lead-ups to the ultimate general...
When Grace is Refused
by RUBIN PAUL SINGH
A few weeks ago, while skimming through the news, I found an interesting report on Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's recent visit to the Darbar Sahib in Amritsar. Although I didn't care much...
When Grace Is Refused
by RP Singh
A few weeks back, while skimming through the news, I found an interesting report on Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's
recent visit to the Darbar Sahib in Amritsar...
Sat Nam! :)
I don't know if this is the correct area, since I'm still new to navigating this site, let alone writing topics on here. :)
As the thread title says: Can Sikhs say grace over (already cooked) food, or does this turn the food that is to be eaten into kutha?
For example, let's...
By His Grace:
Everything happens under Waheguru Ji's command.
Without Him there is no other at all.
This Shabad is from SGGS Ji Ang # 231.
Gauree, Third Mehl:
Those who speak of the three qualities - their doubts do not depart.
Their bonds are not broken, and they do not obtain...
ਕਹੈ ਨਾਨਕੁ ਵੀਚਾਰਿ ਦੇਖਹੁ ਵਿਣੁ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਮੁਕਤਿ ਨ ਪਾਏ ॥੨੨॥
Says Nanak, contemplate this and see, that without the True Guru, there is no liberation. ||22||
ਆਵਹੁ ਸਿਖ ਸਤਿਗੁਰੂ ਕੇ ਪਿਆਰਿਹੋ ਗਾਵਹੁ ਸਚੀ ਬਾਣੀ ॥
Come, O beloved Sikhs of the True Guru, and sing the True Word of His Bani.
ਬਾਣੀ ਤ ਗਾਵਹੁ ਗੁਰੂ ਕੇਰੀ...
A Wonder Lake
In sixteenth century, a revenue collector of Patti in district of Lahore had five daughters, the fifth daughter was very religious. One day the father asked, “who gives you to eat and drink”. The first four daughters said that it were their parents who had provided them with...
This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Gauree on Pannaa 270
ijh pRswid Awrog kMcn dyhI ]
ilv lwvhu iqsu rwm snyhI ]
ijh pRswid qyrw Elw rhq ]
mn suKu pwvih hir hir jsu khq ]
ijh pRswid qyry sgl iCdR Fwky ]
mn srnI pru Twkur pRB qw kY ]
ijh pRswid quJu ko n phUcY ]
mn swis swis ismrhu pRB...