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    Dasvand If I Became A Sikh (re: Interfaith Marriage)

    Hi all! I have been reading and studying Sikh philosophy for a little while now. Tomorrow I'll go to gurdwara for the second time. I've been going over the various practices that Sikhs undertake as part of their identity and belief, one of them being dasvand. I understand this to be giving...
  2. spnadmin

    Conflicting Maps: Growing Up In An Interfaith Family

    By Tim Townsend St. Louis Post-Dispatch ST. LOUIS (RNS) When Laurel Snyder was a kid in Baltimore, she bounced between her dad's progressive synagogue and her mom's progressive Catholic church. While her parents had made a decision to raise Laurel and her two younger siblings as Jews, their...
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    Tolerance Isn't Good Enough: The Need For Mutual Respect In Interfaith Religions

    It is fashionable in interfaith discussions to advocate "tolerance" for other faiths. But we would find it patronizing, even downright insulting, to be "tolerated" at someone's dinner table. No spouse would appreciate being told that his or her presence at home was being "tolerated." No...
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    Judaism Hanukkah And Interfaith Dialogue: Increasing Our Shared Light

    Rabbi Sid Schwarz Author, Judaism and Justice: The Jewish Passion to Repair the World On the first night of Hanukkah this year, I found myself in an unusual place. I was supposed to be at a Jewish communal event hosted by Israel's Ambassador to the United States, Michael Oren. But at the...
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    Concerns About “Faith Schools” Raised Around The Country

    Concerns about the separatist and divisive nature of “faith schools” are being raised around the country as the Government’s “free schools” initiative opens the doors to many more. In Leicester, the first Hindu “faith school” is to open in September 2011 as a “free school”. The Krishna-Avanti...
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    UK It's Not Race. It's Faith (Sikh/Muslim Interfaith Project)

    Discrimination against different faiths is more of a problem than racial discrimination, said members of a new interfaith project in West London. Racial differences once formed the basis of prejudice in Britain, but project members said that religion now plays a more important role. Speaking...
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    Atheism Interfaith Dialog Must Include Atheists

    In my work as an interfaith activist, I've fought to bring an end to religious division. Lately this has increasingly meant speaking out against the rise in anti-Muslim rhetoric and violence sweeping America. As a member of the Common Ground Campaign, I'm actively working to oppose those who...
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    HELP! Sikh Guy With White English Girl

    White bloke in a relationship with a Sikh girl, without her family knowing Good afternoon all. I am new to this site and this is my first thread, so please be kind. Right where do I begin. I've been dating this girl for around 6 months now, but we've had to keep our relationship secret from...
  9. spnadmin

    Islam Lahore: Interfaith Solidarity Toward Sufis Targeted By Terroristss

    by Inayat Bernard A delegation of Christians, Muslims, Sikhs and Hindus visited the Data Dabar mosque. Religious leaders have condemned the July 1 attack, which caused over 40 deaths and 170 injuries. Yesterday, street demonstrations in the city, present the International Sufi Conference...
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    United Sikhs UNITED SIKHS: Sikhs Join New York Interfaith Groups To Advocate For Comprehensive Immigration Reform

    “Being an American is not a matter of blood or birth. It’s a matter of faith. It’s a matter of fidelity to the shared values that we all hold so dear.” – President Barack Obama WASHINGTON, D.C. – UNITED SIKHS and several interfaith organizations held a meeting with senior White House...
  11. Aman Singh

    Guru Granth Sahib & Interfaith Understanding To World Peace

    Guru Granth Sahib & Interfaith Understanding To World Peace Dr. Sangat Singh <!--[if !supportEmptyParas]--> <!--[endif]--> <!--[if !supportEmptyParas]--> <!--[endif]--> <!--[if !supportEmptyParas]--> <!--[endif]--> Guru Granth Sahib, originally compiled as Pothi Sahib in 1604, later...
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    Sikhism Scientific Vision In SGGS And Interfaith Dialogue (A Review)

    Forwarded and posted at SPN with permission of Jagpal S. Tiwana Scientific vision in SGGS and interfaith dialogue By Hardev Singh Virk Published by Singh Brothers, Amritsar Publication year: Nov. 2007, Pages: 156, Price: Rs. 225 A Review by Dr. D. P. Singh Dept. of Physics, Govt. Shivalik...
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    Interfaith Marriage: Sikh & Catholic

    Hello. I wanted to respectfully ask why Sikhs and Catholics aren't allowed to marry. I'm confused because I thought Sikhs believe that people are not defined by their religion ("There is no Muslim. There is no Hindu.") and they strive to protect people who are discriminated against because of...
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    How Does The Creator Speak To His Creation? An Interfaith Dialog

    So why did God remove Adam from Heaven? And what is the reaction of Sikhs and others? YouTube - Aziz Mian - Aasmaan Se Utaara Gayaa
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    Sikh News Sikhs Celebrates 20 Years Of Associationg With Interfaith Conference

    WASHINGTON: Guru Gobind Singh foundation based in Rockville, MD celebrated 20 years of its Inter Faith journey by being involved in the Interfaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington (IFC). Many faith leaders came to share their memories and express their thanks to the Sikh community in...
  16. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    A "miracle" Or A Saga Of Genuine Interfaith Love

    There is this Sikh gentleman of about 88 who told me this story. It happened during the early days of the Anti Communist Emergency in malaya in the 50's. Pyara Singh Bhador was a soldier in the British Army that re-took Malaya from the Japanese after the end of WW II, His best friend and buddy...
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    Sikhism Scientific Vision In Sri Guru Granth Sahib & Interfaith Dialogue

    SCIENTIFIC VISION IN SRI Guru Granth Sahib & INTERFAITH DIALOGUE By Hardev Singh Virk Published by Singh Brothers, Amritsar Publication year : Nov. 2007, Pages : 156, Price : Rs. 225 A Review by Dr. D. P. Singh* Religion and Science represent two great systems of human thought. Both...
  18. Aman Singh

    International Interfaith Conference On Guru Granth Sahib

    World-class scholars reaching Nanded for International Interfaith Conference on Guru Granth Sahib. Nanded. To celebrate Tercentenary of Gurtagaddi, (ordination of Guru Granth Sahib as the Eternal Guru of the Sikhs) an international conference is being held at Guru Gobind Singh Institute of...
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    New Sikh Rebuttal Website

    Dear All, please note that we have just launched a new website on which we will host Rebuttals to mainly Muslims who post nonsense about Sikhi on their websites. Please do have a look and kindly make people aware of the resource. We have used a number of different sikh and non-sikh sources...
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    Sikh News Hindus, Sikhs Take Center Stage At InterFaith Concert In Washington (ANI Via Yahoo! I

    By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar, Nov 17 (ANI): Hindus and Sikhs took centre stage at the recently held 28th InterFaith Concert in Washington, where nearly 1400 people from different religion participated. Sikh Kirtani Jatha and the participants of Hindu religion of the Pushpanjali group and...
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