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  1. IJSingh

    Sikhi The Sikh Principles & Practices

    I confess that I am addicted to political debate. The ethos encourages good governance for the benefit of the poorest of the poor. In the exciting - but trying reality - of present day political passions and campaigns for the impending elections in the United States, I caught a sane and...
  2. Bhai Harbans Lal

    Sikhi Langar – Sharing A Meal With Purpose

    It’s not just what we say, but what we do that counts. Over ten thousand registrants at the past Parliament of the World’s Religions were invited as guests of the Sikh volunteers to share a meal in The Salt Lake City, Utah, throughout the five-day event. The guests came from every religion of...
  3. Sikhi 24/7

    Sikh News Sikh American Interns Share 'Langar On The Hill'

    The Kennedy Caucus Room was a different event space than the usual historical Senate meeting room on Wednesday evening. White cloth covered the ground of the room, and upon entering, guests were asked to do two things: cover their heads and remove their shoes. “The room's a little...
  4. Admin Singh

    Sikhi Gurdwaras Throw Open Their Spaces, Langar For Stranded Commuters In Haryana

    JALANDHAR: With Jat agitation in Haryana leaving thousands of commuters stranded at different places in Haryana, gurudwaras of Panipat and at other places have been thrown open to them. Gurudwaras, local Sikhs and volunteers have also started 24x7 Langar (free community kitchen) and all...
  5. Admin Singh

    Organic Langar At Darbar Sahib (golden Temple), Amritsar

    The sangat coming to pay obeisance at Golden Temple would soon have the chance to have organic langar. In a landmark decision that is sure to delight environmentalists and pilgrims alike, SGPC has decided to grow natural organic vegetables and grains at its Sattlani Sahib farms near Amritsar...
  6. IJSingh

    History And Her-story

    History and Her-Story by I.J. SINGH Our local gurdwara has spawned a nascent and energetic Sikh Women's Association. Recently, they hosted a program to celebrate the life of Mata Sahib Kaur. For those on unfamiliar territory, Sahib Kaur, nee Sahib Devan, had a brief but telling part to play...
  7. Admin Singh

    Why Homeless Britons Are Turning To The Sikh Community For Food

    Homeless people in the UK are getting free meals thanks to a centuries-old Sikh tradition. Why, asks Rajeev Gupta. "We come here because we get food... A hot meal. It's a luxury for me." John Davidson is 55 and homeless. He is one of 250 people who have just received a hand-out of hot soup...
  8. Tejwant Singh

    Sustainable Nourishment: The Golden Temple-Langar Class

    Sustainable Nourishment: The Golden Temple-Langar class Medhavi Arora,TNN | Jun 9, 2014, 07.30 AM IST Starting June 8, 13 students from the University of Michigan (UoM) are spending a month in Amritsar to learn about sustainable nourishment through the langar at the Golden Temple...
  9. aristotle

    Private Firm Builds Langar Hall, SGPC Draws Flak

    Amritsar, February 7 The Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib Shiromani Dhadhi Sabha today protested against the SGPC move to get the ultramodern Sri Guru Ramdas Langar Hall building at the Golden Temple Complex constructed on contract basis. Akal Takht ex-Jathedar Bhai Ranjeet Singh has also opposed the...
  10. spnadmin

    India Tunnel Under Langar Hall Of Harimandir Sahib An Old Drainage Pipe, Says SGPC

    Tunnel an old drainage pipe: SGPC Yudhvir Rana http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-11-26/india/44485407_1_drainage-pipe-golden-temple-langar-hall AMRITSAR: A Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) official has clarified that the tunnel-like structure discovered...
  11. aristotle

    Langar Day Organised At The University Of Waterloo

    A Langar Day was organised at the University of Waterloo, Canada campus on 10th September, 2013 by the Sikh Students Association as a part of September being observed as the Mata Khivi Ji month by the Sikh Youth Federation, Canada. The evant was attended by a large number of students and...
  12. P

    General Turban Day

    Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Vaheguru Ji Ki Fateh! Sikhism is the 4th largest religion in the World yet most people have no idea of the philosophy is. When asked, most people think Sikhs are Muslims, which has lead to misguided attacks upon Sikhs. The fault doesn't lie within the media or...
  13. R

    Wedding Langar

    guys As some of you know, i'm getting married soon. Now at the langar, I wanted to myself along with 2-3 other family members serve all guests. I was discussing this with the babaji at the gurdwara and he didn't like the idea stating that nobody from our party can do that. Is this something...
  14. SukhmeetSingh Guruwada

    India Langar Seva At Mumbai Streets

    18th Nov Mumbai was forcibly SHUT DOWN By Shiv Sena With eateries and restaurants all closed today in Mumbai, Gurudwaras have organized langars in various parts of the city. Police constables can be seen having the Langar Mumbai, led by Sri Guru Singh Sabha (Regd) , always does a...
  15. SukhmeetSingh Guruwada

    Daily Langar Seva At Various Railway Stations By Sikhs

    Daily Langar Is Being Served At Various Stations For The passengers Of The Sachkhand Express.. Seva Starts From:- NANDED Station MANMAD Station KHANDWA Station DELHI Station DABRA Station AMRITSAR Station Daily Thousands Of Passengers From Various Community Enjoy The Seva &...
  16. Kanwaljit.Singh

    General Lack Of Volunteers At Langar In Gurudwaras

    Source http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com//articleshow/10686720.cms?intenttarget=no After industry and agriculture in Punjab, it seems even the institution of community kitchen or langar in gurdwaras - started by the first Sikh master and a symbol of equality among all sections of the society...
  17. spnadmin

    Sikhism And Economic Justice (from Langar Hall)

    Wall Street Sikhs, Corporate Tyranny, and the 99% by BROOKLYNWALA By now I imagine most of you have heard about Occupy Wall Street in New York City and the growing “Occupy” movement all over the country. Inspired by the mass uprisings of the Arab Spring, the movement is uniting under the...
  18. A

    Serving Of Meat In Langar By Guru Angad Sahib Ji?

    Waheguru Ji/वाहे गुरू जी, I read at the following link that meat was served in langar during the times of Guru Angad Dev Ji. /मैंने एक जगह पढ़ा कि गुरु अंगद देव जी के लंगर में मांस परोसा जाता था। लिन्क नीचे है। Link removed. The site referred to is Spiritual World/article is 10 Gurus of...
  19. A

    Learn Punjabi Want To Learn Punjabi

    hello... m very new to this but m very much intrsted to learn punjabi.... can u please help me out with this.....
  20. G

    Should We Serve Alcohol As Guru Ka Langar?

    Should we serve Alcohol as Guru Ka Lanagar? For many celebration is a time of joy , when a moment comes in a family, when there is finally a engagement , wedding, when there is finally a child born. These are times of joy and happiness, and for most people we mark these occasions with...
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