Akhand Paath Ritual or Spiritual?
Karminder Singh Dhillon, PhD (Boston), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
THE SIKH REHAT MARYADA (SRM) stipulation for the akhand paath begins as follows:
(a) ਅਖੰਡ ਪਾਠ ਕਿਸੇ ਭੀੜ ਜਾਂ ਉਤਸ਼ਾਹ ਵੇਲੇ ਕੀਤਾ ਜਾਂਦਾਂ ਹੈ। This stipulation provides the two conditions...
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Part 1 - Nov-Dec 2007 issue
DIVALI AND SIKHI
By Karminder Singh Dhillon Ph.D (Boston)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
This article is inspired by the actions of some parbhandaks and sangats to celebrate Divali within the precincts of the local Gurdwara. Such celebrations range from encouraging Sikhs to bring...
By Karminder Singh Dhillon PhD (Boston)
This article is the first of a series that attempt to explain the essence of Japji. This introductory article provides an overview of the Banee which is a composition of Guru Nanak. The Japji is the first Banee of the Sikh’s daily...