Today on my Khalsabook account, I received this attached picture of Maharaja Ranjit Singh listening to the holy scripture.
One thing I could not understand was, that how a Gursikh of Ranjit Singh's calibre could himself sit under a canopy (Chandoa) and Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji jee does not...
Dera Ballan accused of plagiarism in preparing holy book 'Amritbani' of Guru Ravidass
JALANDHAR: Serious differences have cropped up within Adi-dharmi (Ravidassia)...
The Holy Union of Anand Karaj
author: Harwinder Singh Mander
This week in the UK, the BBC broadcasted two starkly different programmes concerning the Anand Karaj – Sikh wedding ceremony. The first was an Asian Network...
Nankana Sahib, Pakistan (October 27, 2012): According to reports Pakistan has accorded the “holy city” status to Nankana Sahib – the birthplace of first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
It is notable that Nankana Sahib is one of the most revered pilgrimage destinations for Sikhs around the...
It appears to me that there are similarities between the Guru and the Holy Spirit.
I don't know enough about either one to articulate what I perceive. With brother Vouthon now on board I thought this might be a good time to ask the question.
I've seen comments previously that the...
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Seeking it rapidly
When a photo of the Earth rotating around itself is being taken and accelerated, then we can clearly see the sequenced consecution and progression of light and darkness. As if the darkness if following this thin layer of light without surpassing it...
3 tried to sell off Sikh holy book for 20cr
Raj Shekhar, TNN | Feb 20, 2012, 05.09AM IST
NEW DELHI: Three persons have been arrested on charges of trying to sell off an old, hand-written copy of the Guru Granth Sahib - the holy book of the Sikhs - to some persons in the city for Rs 20...
Peace be upon you allah says in the Holy Koran that God is the One who has no partner, and Mohamed A. Abd-Allah and His Messenger, and he Serém signs and miracles in the physical universe to believe in the name of God the Merciful ((53) We will show them Our signs in the horizons and within...
Harmandar Sahib (Golden Temple) was visited by Baroness Warsi, Britain’s first Asian Cabinet Minister.
Her recent trip to India was for talks on interfaith issues, women’s empowerment as well as UK-India trade matters and bilateral issues.
The trip included a visit to Amritsar where she...
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I was driven from the sea through the mountains to Jerusalem. Where every street has three names that do not always translate from one to another. Street of the "Mujahideen" translated into English and Hebrew as "Lion's Gate Road." But the...
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Writing Teacher, Barnard and The Skirball
For much of my life I gazed upon the world through the windshield of a suburban car. Zooming past Midwestern strip malls, parking lots and Taco Bells, I was no mystic. A one-inch pane of glass sealed me from the outside world, and in...
The website of the Dove World Outreach Center describes the tiny church in Gainesville, Fla., as "a New Testament church based on the Bible, the Word of God."
Someone might want to tell them that they missed that whole "Blessed are the peacemakers" part.
An advocate for Sikhs in Holland Sardar Bhupinder Singh recently wrote to the Prime Minister of Holland Mr. Mark Rutte to highlight the concerns for Sikhs at airports
Bhupinder Singh said in his letter that Sikhs and other religions are well protected by law in the Netherlands, in the hope...
Tu B'Shvat, long ago the annual date set aside in ancient Israel for determining the age of trees, essentially as a tax matter, today marks what has come to be known as the "Jewish New Year for Trees." In that fact, it is not unique -- it is one of four "new years" events...
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Rick Westhead - Toronto Star
Muhammad Hashim Ansari, 90
RICK WESTHEAD/TORONTO STAR
AYODHYA, INDIA—Muhammad Hashim Ansari is the rare 90-year-old tailor who boasts his own security detail, a group of...
9 injured in clash over removal of holy book from temple
As many as nine people sustained injuries when a clash took place between the members of Jat Sikh and Ravidasi communities at Manan village and the police intervened. The incident occurred in the early hours of Tuesday when the...
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Sikh will not allow their Holy Turbans to be touched
British Sikh Police Association (BSPA) is leading the ploy of Sikhs around the world, as fears grow that Sikh may become targets of new security directives that are planned to be implemented in airports.
Experts from Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana, today sprayed insecticides on “Ber Baba Budha Sahib”, Dukh “Bhanjani Beri” and “Illaichi Ber”, considered to be over 400-year-old. They also pruned their branches.
Heavily infested with lac insects, the growth of these holy trees was...