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  1. S

    How could my sins be forgiven?

    I'm a 15 year old sikh girl and I've been very very disrespectful to my parents. My dad has always been soft on me and never put restrictions on my while my om loved me with her whole heart. I feel the worst for taking advantage ofd them. I took advantage of almost everyone in our house...
  2. Inderjeet Kaur

    My View Of Love As A Battle-scarred Old Lioness

    The hippies of my generation notwithstanding, human love isn't always pleasant and kind and flowers and beads. Love is often difficult and usually messy. This notion that love shouldn't hurt is all screwed up. Sometimes love hurts. I don't mean abuse; that's different topic...but when someone...
  3. N

    Inter-racial Marriage Between Sikh Man And Divorced Woman - Help

    Hi everyone, I'm really after some advice and guidance. I met and fell in love with a Sikh man a few months ago. We met online as we were in a facebook group together and we were talking about philosophy and various other things together... we ended up talking for up to 3 hours every day...
  4. K

    Ways To Control Hate

    Sat sri akal ji, I have question about how to train your mind to stop hating or disliking somebody ? I hate few people but I want to leave everything to god and move on but kind of unable to do that. Is hating a sin as per sikhism ? Thanks
  5. Admin

    Sikh Sikh Captain America Who Fights Alienism

    Event on Sikh ways of life in the US to have several such champions AMRITSAR: He is a political cartoonist, but on occasions, he transforms into 'Sikh Captain America', a costumed soldier with a traditional head wrap who fights bigotry and champions cultural understanding through public...
  6. L

    Love: What Are The Guru Ji's Teachings About It?

    Hi i was just wondering if anyone could answer the above question?
  7. G

    I'm Open-minded About Romantic Relationships. How Do I Explain To Family?

    Greetings all. I am a British Indian living in London. All of my family are Sikh, however I identify myself as agnostic at present. My agnosticism is unknown to all of my family but I genuinely respect Sikhism and their values and beliefs. I find myself at odds with explaining this to my family...
  8. Harry Haller

    What Is Love?

    I am not big on love, its hard to be big on something that you do not understand, or when you have been told all your life that your 'doing it wrong', I have been told all my life, in probably a dozen relationships that I have a strange and uncommon view of love. Well thats ok, if there is...
  9. Harry Haller

    Fear And Love

    Well friends, I have finally done it, after many many years of trying, I have finally overcome fear. As I sit here on this sunday morning, devoid of any fear, looking out my shop window at the park opposite, at the children, at the families, I feel no fear. So, how does it feel? Empty...
  10. Harry Haller

    My Love Of Marx

    Much has been said of Marx lately, but I have to confess to some degree of hero worship here. I have always remained in awe of his material, most of which encapsulates concepts that were often overlooked by others. He has been a huge influence on my life, even from an early age, I found...
  11. spnadmin

    Love Letters To Turbaned Captain America

    Love Letters to Turbaned Captain America by Vishavjit Singh http://blog.angryasianman.com/2014/02/love-letters-to-turbaned-captain-america.html A few weeks ago I received a love letter. Not the paramour kind but one with moving affection for my alter-ego. An Afghan war veteran had just...
  12. spnadmin

    Opinion Lewis Hamilton & 'Why I Love India'

    Hamilton: We must do something about child poverty http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/formula1/24663755 This weekend is only the third time Formula 1 has raced in India, but I think I have been to the country about eight times now, taking into account various appearances of one kind and another...
  13. J

    Dude, I Am Not A Muslim Vs. Dude, I Am Not A Terrorist

    Greetings to all, My name is Jaginder Singh and I am an independent film maker based in Perth, Western Australia. Post 9/11, there have been many hate crimes (retaliatory) attacks on Muslims and persons that are assumed to be Muslims. I now hate flying as they "randomly" make me jump the hoops...
  14. findingmyway

    Muhabathae Man Than Basai Sach Saah Bandhee Moch | ਮੁਹਬਤੇ ਮਨਿ ਤਨਿ ਬਸੈ ਸਚੁ ਸਾਹ ਬੰਦੀ ਮੋਚ

    Ang 724 As previous, individual words provided, please feel free to correct. My interpretation underneath in blue. Please add in your own understanding and how this shabad influences your life. ਤਿਲੰਗ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥ Thilang Mehalaa 5 || Shabad in raag tilang, written by Guru Arjan ji This is the raag...
  15. findingmyway

    Har Jeeo Kirapaa Karae Thaa Naam Dhhiaaeeai Jeeo | ਹਰਿ ਜੀਉ ਕ੍ਰਿਪਾ ਕਰੇ ਤਾ ਨਾਮੁ ਧਿਆਈਐ ਜੀਉ

    Ang 690 - Har Jeeo Kirapaa Karae Thaa Naam Dhhiaaeeai Jeeo | ਹਰਿ ਜੀਉ ਕ੍ਰਿਪਾ ਕਰੇ ਤਾ ਨਾਮੁ ਧਿਆਈਐ ਜੀਉ This shabad uses the word ਜੀਉ frequently, it is written as if Guru Ram Das is talking to a friend (us). What do you think is the significance of this? Meanings of individual words given below...
  16. C

    A Shabad By Guru Amar Das Ji To Inspire Us To Seek, To Explore, To Push The Boundaries Of Faith, Tru

    Such A Wondrous Shabad by Guru Ji, so many jewels that one can contemplate on. If this Shabad doesn't inspire and get a person to seek the truth, i don't know what would :) I have highlighted many things in the shabad that stick out for me...things i enjoy seeking through my Simran, things i...
  17. arshdeep88

    Love And Compassion

    Its A very short documentary which shows how a lioness actually adopts its prey from which we HUMANS can learn and to which we HUMANS are indifferent of love and compassion MUST WATCH: A Lioness Adopts a baby antelope. A short documentary that will open your eyes. - YouTube
  18. K

    Game Of Love

    Blog post from: http://conversationsfromasikh.blogspot.co.uk/ The Guru Ji invites us to play the Game of Love. What if we really looked at this as a game? Sometimes Sikhi can seem so scary and intimidating, but looking at it as a game can change our perception. Perhaps by seeing this as a...
  19. spnadmin

    America's Love Affair With Amritsar

    America's Love Affair with Amritsar by Parmjit Singh http://goldentemple1588.com/americas-love-affair-with-amritsar-part-1/ I always knew politics was a funny old game but I wasn’t laughing when media reports confirmed that President Barack Obama had pulled out of visiting the Golden Temple...
  20. Archived_Member16

    Opinion The Rescue Operations Of Delhi’s Love Commandos

    The rescue operations of Delhi’s Love commandos Suruchi Sharma, TNN Aug 28, 2012 You must have heard about Love Commandos - no, they're not the military, but do a job no less noble, of helping couples in love flee persecution. Here's a look at what they do and who they help. Boy meets...