Heart Disease: Why Positive Attitude May Bring Longer Life
By Rachel Rettner
Heart disease patients with a positive attitude live longer than those with a negative attitude, and this boost in...
For Sikhs, both life and death are intertwined
Kanwal Prakash Singh
Sep. 7, 2013
Today, the Faith Forum continues its series about finding consolation and meaning in the challenges of death.
In a human and temporal context, life is joyous, welcome and full of new beginning, while death...
Professor Lawrence Krauss and Rory Shiner present their sides to the question 'Is it reasonable to believe in God?'
Life, the universe and nothing (Perth) - part 1 - YouTube
Some interesting points from both sides of the cosmic fence. I'd love to see think kind of discussion...
This is my second thread here . The first one was about sexual orientation in which a few participants told me that they don't believe in reincarnation or bar bar da janam and that even SGGS talks of one life .
so what do you guys believe in ? and how does it make any sense ?
Running for his second life: Sikh amputee known as 'Indian blade runner' finds faith, friends in Oklahoma
See video on this page http://newsok.com/article/3877563
Maj. Devender Pal Singh, 39, a Sikh known as the “Indian blade runner,” recently visited Oklahoma City, where he found new...
Today, when I awoke, I suddenly realized that this is the best day of my
There were times when I wondered if I would make it to today; but I did!
And because I did I’m going to celebrate!
Today, I’m going to celebrate what an unbelievable life I have had so far:
Stephen Hawking: doctors offered to turn off life support 27 years ago
By Hayley Dixon2:57PM BST 28 Jul 2013
Professor Stephen Hawking was once so close to death that doctors had offered to switch off his life-support machine, but his wife refused.
In a new film, the renowned physicist...
Three centuries, two world wars and two continents: the amazing life of the world’s oldest woman, who has died at the age of 115
Sant Kaur Bajwa was also officially the world's second oldest person
Tuesday, 23 July 2013
Sant Kaur Bajwa was the ultimate matriarch...
World's oldest marathon man, 102, can't imagine life without running shoes
By Gary Morley
with great video and picture slide show at this linke:
At an age when most pensioners are winding down their lives...
The salok is by Sheik Farid ji. Translation by Dr. Sant Singh Khalsa. It appears on Ang 794 of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji.
ਸੂਹੀ ਲਲਿਤ ॥
ਬੇੜਾ ਬੰਧਿ ਨ ਸਕਿਓ ਬੰਧਨ ਕੀ ਵੇਲਾ ॥
Beṛā banḏẖ na saki▫o banḏẖan kī velā.
You were not able to make yourself a raft when you should...
Life after 1984 anti-Sikh riots: 29 years of struggle
Published on May 1, 2013
Sheeba Naaz talks to the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots about their lives
since the riots and their struggle to regain a sense of normalcy.
Okay here goes my story...I am 28 have lived a fair bit of my life in the west(UK and Canada)....I was brought up in a very spiritual environment(I wont say religious because no one is baptized in my family) and because of this, I do not drink, smoke or eat meat....which sounds easier then done...
In these questions the Sidhs post what is the origin of mind or soul without a functioning body. How would the breaths of life sustain without functioning centres enabling these? Does wisdom attach to formlessness? Without conception or life is all this of no consideration?
Let us review...
This post has been inspired by comments on another thread:
What do you understand Grihasti jeevan to be and involve? Must it include marriage and children? What about people who don't get married for various reasons but achieve a lot of seva in the world? Are children necessary? How about...
Proud to be a Sikh based on true life incidents
'Proud to be a Sikh' is an upcoming Punjabi movie by Satdeep Singh & Dr. Rupinder...
Blog post from http://conversationsfromasikh.blogspot.co.uk/
Without Naam Simran, one cannot achieve salvation. Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji stresses this in his simple message of Jaap Naam, work honestly and share your earnings.
There’s a lot of focus on attending the Gurdwara Sahib and...
This is the way it is supposed to work on our journey to being Gurmukh.
ਪਉ ਸੰਤ ਸਰਣੀ ਲਾਗੁ ਚਰਣੀ ਮਿਟੈ ਦੂਖੁ ਅੰਧਾਰੁ ॥੨॥
Po Santh Saranee Laag Charanee Mittai Dhookh Andhhaar ||2||
Seek the Sanctuary of the Saints, and fall at their feet; your suffering and darkness shall be removed. ||2||
Each week SPN would like to post an event in the life of one of our Gurus or Bhagats. The thread is a place for comments, reflections and discussions: a place to learn more about the values of Sikhi and the moral and ethical insights of the Guru Sahibhan, bhagats and sants whose bani is part of...
Turban’s role in Canadian life examined in Sikh Heritage Museum show opening Sunday
About the first image attached for this...