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...
Can I ask out of curiosity how many people on here are learning Punjabi as a 2nd language (or 3rd, 4th, etc.)? What was your first language and if it is not a 2nd, what others do you speak?
Also, if you are doing so, was it your family background that got lost somehow, or are you, like me...
Learning from Baba Punjab Singh, Oak Creek Survivor
On August 5, 2012, a gunman attacked the Sikh gurdwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, killing six sangat members and injuring several others. It was one of...
This is an Android App. IT's only 1.98 so you can't expect a whole lot of vocabulary, but it does have a lot of basic vocabulary like numbers, greetings, basic questions etc. But the reason I like it is the interface for learning Gurmukhi! I can actually now recognize quite a few letters, and...
Thanksgiving - remember the Native Americans today
Sat Nam _/|\_
Thanksgiving is a time for being grateful, but it is also a time to remember the suffering of the Native Americans caused by the invasion of the "white man", which inevitably left the vast majority of Native Americans homeless...
The opening of Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehghar Sahib, is a great foot forward for the people of Punjab,and particularly the Sikhs.
The main focus would be research,study of world regions, civilizations, and cultures, besides social sciences,humanities,pure sciences...
I'm interested in learning about the Sikh religion and philosophy. The very limited amount of information I've read has led me here and I'd like a guiding hand as to what to read and who to talk to?
Ben (link is to my facebook if anyone wants to add me).
(About me: 31, M, Uk...
Mayor and Mrs. Ballard, and Mr. David Kane visited the Sikh Temple (Acton Road) in Indianapolis on Sunday, July 17, 2011. Their visit is a part of our deep and sustained commitment to learn about leaders and their vision for our City and State as it relates to the communities that make central...
A New Breed of Granthis
by AMRITA CHAUDHRY
In Guru Angad Dev Institute of Religious Studies, twenty five boys are all busy taking a crash course in English.
It is just a beginning. From next month, when these young boys sit down to study religious scriptures, they will also be learning...
While growing up as a kid in northern India in the early 1980s, I fondly remember one of my best friends in high school, Sher Ali Khan. He was a devout Muslim.
While in 9th grade, Sher Ali called me over to his home for the Islamic festival of Eid. The food at the table was overflowing and...
On learning a language
An Introduction to Punjabi: Grammar, Conversation and Literature
By Gurinder Singh Mann, Gurdit Singh, Ami P. Shah, Gibb Schreffler and Anne Murphy.
Publication Bureau, Punjabi University, Patiala.
Pages 354. Rs 700.
Reviewed by Tejwant Singh Gill
THIS book is a...
Learning the legal aspects of computing
B. S. WARRIER
Cyber law is one area where IT professionals and legal experts have to work in tandem to protect users, empower enforcement agencies, and punish offenders.
Computer and Internet are being used every day by billions of people around...
Waheguru ji ka Khalsa
Waheguru ji ki Fateh
Our Toronto (Canada) circle has launched on line moral education course, brief of which is given below:
Eligibility: Children age group 10-18 years
Duration : Six months
Fees: No fee
On sucessful completion, the students will be...
The sometimes uncanny ability of many Indian students, both at home and overseas, to excel in mathematics, science, literature and geography has won the admiration of many in the western world.
Robert Compton, an American entrepreneur and filmmaker had always assumed that India’s education...
$username Ji, Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru ji Ki Fateh!!
Well, by the time you read this newsletter, another glorious chapter would have been added to the history of SPN... five years of intense learning are complete! In a short span of five years, from a small...
Waheguru ji ka khalsa
Waheguru ji ki fateh
Learning is not a pre-requisite for attaining Supreme Dignity, Naam Simran is !
ਗਉੜੀ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥
गउड़ी महला ५ ॥
Ga­orī mehlā 5.
Gauree, Fifth Mehl:
ਜੋ ਪ੍ਰਾਣੀ ਗੋਵਿੰਦੁ ਧਿਆਵੈ ॥
जो प्राणी गोविंदु धिआवै ॥
Jo parānī govind dhi­āvai.
Guys I made this tutorial for a nephew a few years ago. It is pretty basic but covers the Panjabi alphabet and includes words associated with letters to help build your vocabulary. The guys at the Raj Karega Khalsa network have kindly put it up as a resource on their website.
To use it you need...
One Lakeside church is putting a fresh twist on its faith by snuffing out ignorance of other religions. A lack of understanding can breed ignorance and fear, said Rev. David Werner, Lester Park United Methodist Church, about the impact of its summer series, Learning about the Faiths of Our...