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  1. Dr. D. P. Singh

    Opinion Dr. Amrit Kaur Raina - An Eminent Sikh Scholar, Interviewed by Dr. Devinder Pal Singh, Canada

    A Leading Exponent of Sikh Gurus' Educational Philosophy-- Dr. Amrit Kaur Raina Interviewed by Dr. Devinder Pal Singh Center for Understanding Sikhism, Mississauga, L5A 1Y7, ON, Canada Dr. Amrit Kaur Raina, a renowned educationist, is a profound scholar of Sikhism. Having served as an...
  2. hpsp

    Sardar Ji

    Its easy to joke on a Sardar, but It's too difficult to be a Sardar" ..................... I was standing at Amritsar Railway station when my attention went towards a Sikh youth standing near me wearing a Black turban having a long beard and wearing a kirpan over his shirt. After a while, one...
  3. A

    Difference Between Us And The Gurus?

    Waheguru ji ka Khalsa, Waheguru ji ki Fateh. Okay, I know I said that I wouldn't go here any more, but forget that :) What is the nature of Guruji, what is Guruji's relation to Waheguru, and what is the difference between us and Guruji? People say that Guruji is Waheguru made manifest, but...
  4. spnadmin

    Forgotten Sikhs In Modern India. Their Connection To The Sikh Gurus

    SIKHS LIVING IN STATES OTHER THAN PUNJAB Dr HarcharanSingh Josh http://sikhinstitute.org/sikhs_living_outside/2-hsjosh.html The Sikhs are one of the five religious communities of India which have been notified as Minority Communities under Section 2(c) of the National Commission for...
  5. spnadmin

    Bhagats Baba Farid And The Sikh Gurus In Sri Guru Granth Sahib

    Baba Farid and the Sikh Gurus in Sri Guru Granth Sahib Terence Samuel http://sikhinstitute.org/oct-2009/2-samual.htm One of the main reasons for Farid’s success lies in his use of local dialect, Multani Punjabi (Lehndi) to reach out to common masses, says Pashaura Singh. He composed his...
  6. spnadmin

    India Self-Styled Godman Tenders Written Apology To Akal Takht

    Self-styled godman Lakha, who had equatd himself with Sikh Gurus, tenders written apology By Parmjit Singh http://www.sikhsiyasat.net/2013/10/22/self-styled-godman-lakha-equating-himself-with-sikh-gurus-tenders-written-apology/ Rajasthan/ Punjab (October 22, 2013): It is learnt that...
  7. spnadmin

    USA REMOVED ! Sikhs Want Gurus' Portraits Removed From Hollywood Bar

    Sikhs Want Guru’s Portraits Removed from Hollywood Bar By Sunita Sohrabji http://www.indiawest.com/news/13770-sikhs-want-guru-s-portraits-removed-from-hollywood-bar.html The Maharaja Room at Pikey Café in Hollywood, Calif., currently has several portraits of Guru Gobind Singh on its...
  8. spnadmin

    Heritage Mahan Kosh Sheds Light On Passing Of Sikh Gurus' Relics To Nabha Royals

    'Mahaan Kosh' sheds light on passing of Sikh gurus' relics to Nabha royals Amaninder Pal Sharma http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/Mahaan-Kosh-sheds-light-on-passing-of-Sikh-gurus-relics-to-Nabha-royals/articleshow/22530345.cms PATIALA: While Punjab government is...
  9. spnadmin

    Gurus 4 Gurus 6 Gurpurabs - April 16 And 18

    April 16 marks the Joti-jot of Guru Harkrishan ji, the Joti-jot of Guru Angad Devji, and the Gurgaddi of Guru Tegh Bahadur and Guru Amardas ji April 18 marks the birth dates of Guru Angad Dev ji and Guru Tegh Bahadar ji
  10. spnadmin

    (In Punjabi/ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) History Of Sikh Gurus - 11 Videos - ਪੰਜਾਬੀ

    History of Sikh Gurus - in ਪੰਜਾਬੀ Start here and watch all 11 videos in Punjabi Shri Guru Gobind singh Ji - YouTube
  11. spnadmin

    Sikh Gurus Thoughts On Education

    Sikh Gurus’ Thoughts on Education Principal Prabhjot Kaur http://sikhinstitute.org/jan_2013/3-prabhjot.html Thoreau and Emerson, both alumni of Harvard University, were once recalling their alma mater, in the course of which Emerson is believed to have said that the University had by...
  12. spnadmin

    Gurus Sikh Gurus And Green Sikhi

    Environmental Issues & Sikhism Dr. (Captain) Manmeet Kaur Sodhi* http://sikhinstitute.org/july_2012/5-manmeet.html Environment refers to the surroundings of an object or the natural environment, all living and non-living things that occur naturally on earth. Environment may refer to...
  13. spnadmin

    Gurus Life Sketches Of The Gurus And Bhagats: Bhagat Kabir Ji

    Each week SPN would like to post an event in the life of one of our Gurus or Bhagats. The thread is a place for comments, reflections and discussions: a place to learn more about the values of Sikhi and the moral and ethical insights of the Guru Sahibhan, bhagats and sants whose bani is part of...
  14. namjiwankaur

    Yogism Nada Yoga & Its Influence On The Gurus

    Sat Nam _/|\_ I learned of Nada Yoga today. I want to learn about it from two angles. One thing I want to know is how the idea of sound/vibration inspired the gurus. I found the word "naad" at Sikhi Wiki. It is described there as "the Immaculate Sound Current". What I'm finding in a Google...
  15. Harry Haller

    The Role Of The Gurus In Present Day Sikhism

    Gurfatehji I always thought of the SGGS as the 11th Master, the 11th Guru, to be treated as per the previous 10. However it appears the SGGS should not to be treated with the same love and affection we hold our Guru's. It requires more than that, and is should be afforded the ultimate respect...
  16. Harry Haller

    Pictures Of Gurus

    Gurfatehji My parents visited me last week, they brought some 3D pictures that they had brought over from India with them and asked if I wanted to choose one. I settled on a picture of all 10 Gurus, which I then hung up in the shop. There is something that makes me feel very uncomfortable...
  17. A

    Wise Sayings Of The Gurus

    My dear Sikh brothers and sisters :-) I am currently reading through the Guru Granth Sahib and learning about the lives and teachings of the Gurus. I have read parts of the Granth before, in my general study of religious scriptures, but I'm trying to delve more deeply into the faith and really...
  18. Ishna

    Gurus Coming To The Rescue In Ardaas?

    Sat Sri Akal! I present for your reference the second paragraph of standard SGPC Ardaas: [/SIZE][/FONT]'... Then of Guru Angad, Amardas and Ramdas - may they be our rescuers!' '... Think then of Teg Cahadar, remembrance of whom brings all nine treasures. He comes to rescue everywhere. Then...
  19. G

    Pictures And Statues Of Gurus

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh, Many Sikh homes may have a picture of Guru Nanak Dev Ji or Guru Gobing Singh Ji hanging on the walls of their homes. Some of us may accept the pictures some of us may not. We can say whoever had made the pictures must have done so with love for Guru...
  20. BlazinSikh

    Sakhis Are The Stories Of The Gurus Real Or Made-up?

    Hey everyone this is my first thread/forum and my first question is "Are the storys of The Guru's are real or made up?", as a sikh who is intrested in sikhism there are many things that bother me such as story's of the 10 Guru's' I want to know if they are real or fake, because i can not find no...