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    Mahala And Ghar In Gurbani

    WJKK WJKF! What does Ghar mean in gurbani. I know Mahala (number) represents one of the gurus. First Mahal is Guru Nanak Devji, Second Mahal is Guru Angad Devji. What does Ghar mean? Thanks.
  2. spnadmin

    Guru Nanak's Foot-Prints In Baghdad's Sands

    Guru Nanak's Foot-Prints in Baghdad's Sandsby ANWAR FARUQI A desolate courtyard surrounded by fields of mournful graves is all that remains of an ancient shrine to the Sikh faith's founder, Guru Nanak, inside a sprawling Muslim cemetery in Baghdad, Iraq War and indiscriminate bombing by...
  3. Dalvinder Singh Grewal

    Events Guru Nanak's Visit To Kokonor Lake In Tibet

    KOKO NOR LAKE- PROBABLE PLACE OF GURU NANAK’S VISIT Dr Dalvinder Singh Grewal Koko Nor is a lake in Tibet, 100° E. and 37° N. It lies 9,975 feet above the level of the sea. Its very salt waters, exquisitely blue in color, cover 66 miles by 40. [1] It is sandwiched between Hainan and Haibei...
  4. Dalvinder Singh Grewal

    Sakhis In The Footprints Of Guru Nanak. Redeeming Noorshah-the Magical Woman Of Kamroop

    Excerpt: Guru Nanak came in ecstasy. Noorshah tried every magic; nothing happened. Guru Nanak asked: “Have you agreed to the crime?” She kept her head down. All the drums stopped and started dancing on the hymn. Guru Nanak said: “Mardana! Play the rebec,” and sang in Aasa Rag. In the...
  5. Admin

    Movies Nanak Shah Fakir - A Biopic On Guru Nanak Saheb

    Preface : Harinder Singh Sikka, Producer. The film 'Nanak Shah Fakir' is a dream that I saw by His grace. Guru Nanak was called Shah by the Hindus, Fakir by the Muslims (both titles considered to be the highest in the respective religions). Gurbani has thus, at many places, addressed the Guru...
  6. R

    Gurus Why We Celebrate Guru Nanak Birthday In Nov?

    What is the history on celebrating Guru Nanak Birthday in nov ? Isnt it he was born in April some time ?
  7. N

    Can We Ever See Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji?

    Please be straight forward in your answer and then explain your thoughts. 'Yes/ No' are straightforward answers. Thanks :thinkingmunda:
  8. Ishna

    Coinage Guru Nanak Coin?

    Member Davinder Singh Chhatwal Ji asks: Photos are attached if any members are able to assist. Thanks
  9. linzer

    Sakhis Satguru Nanak Sahib In "Tal Heal" Or "Tula Valley Of Mexico"

    Has anyone seen this Site? http://satguru.weebly.com/satguru-nanak-sahib-in-tula-valley-of-mexico.html The Tula Valley is in the state that I live about 30 kilometers away . This article was sent to me by a Pujabi friend here in Mexico. He is all excited I and I don't know how to tell him that...
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    Guru Nanak Goes To Mecca

    Sat Sri Akal everyone, some of you may recall my first thread on this forum in which I got the impression that most, if not all of you, reject the concepts of miracles in Sikhism. Indeed, I have been reading other threads on this site in which members say that they like Sikhism because it is...
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    USA Obama Greets Sikhs On Guru Nanak Birthday

    Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) President Barack Obama has greeted "Sikh friends" around the world on the birth anniversary of Sikhism's founder Guru Nanak saying Sikh values of pluralism were also "central to who we are as Americans." "This sacred time is an occasion to reflect on Guru Nanak's...
  12. spnadmin

    Gurus Guru Nanak Sahib - Religious And Social Reformer

    Sangat ji At Sikh Philosophy Network Parkash Guru Nanak Dev ji is remembered on April 14 per the Nanakshai Calendar (Purewal, 2003). To those of you who celebrate on this day, November 15 2013, Sikh Philosophy Network wishes you a deeply spiritual and blessed moment in remembrance of a great...
  13. spnadmin

    World Among First Responders In Nairobi: Satpal Singh & Guru Nanak Ramgharia Sikh Hospital

    Image of Sikh first responder, Satpal Singh Shipra, from https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=572208986172428&id=451090341617627& set=a.451278254932169.103020.451090341617627&sourc e=46&refid=17 Satpal Singh Shipra was among first responders at Whitegate Mall. Service to humanity was...
  14. spnadmin

    Travel Where Guru Nanak Met The Siddhs: Mount Kailash

    Where Guru Nanak Met the Siddhs for Dialogue: Mount Kailash by AMARDEEP SINGH http://www.sikhchic.com/travel/where_guru_nanak_met_the_siddhs_for_dialogue_mount_kailash Mount Kailash and its vicinity are cited as the location where Guru Nanak had one of his meetings with the Siddhs. The...
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    Why Should I Believe Guru Nanak?

    Sat Sri Akal everyone, I have been researching Sikhism for a while now and am enjoying it very much. It is rational, does not require me to believe in superstitions, and the Guru Granth Sahib emphasizes living this life to the fullest without worrying so much about the next. It is nice and I...
  16. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Panj Kakaars And Guru Nanak Ji

    This Article shows clearly How GURU NANAK JI is the FOUNTAIN HEAD of everything Gurmatt and that ALL ten Gurus are the SAME JYOT in all aspects. The Panj kakaars, war, khalsa etc are NOT new concepts of Guru gobind Singh ji but originally from GURU NANAK JI. Gurtej Singh Chandigarh...
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    Guru Amardas Ji And Guru Nanak Dev Ji

    Can anyone answer me why guru ANgad dev ji asked.for janam patri of guru NAnak dev ji.and if i can get details of this saakhi i will be very thankful to you.
  18. Abneet

    Guru Nanak In Vedas

    This article came up while I was researching and I found it to be interesting. \http://adishakti.org/_/prophecies_about_guru_nanak_in_hindu_vedas.htm Tell me what you guys think of it.
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    General Iraq To Rebuild Guru Nanak's Shrine

    Sat Sri Akaal, We have already raised some money for the Gurdwara in Iraq that was destroyed. We are from UK and helping this noble cause. The Gurdwara in Newcastle today helped towards this Gurdwara. We will keep posting progress as we connect further with the right people there to ensure...
  20. Abneet

    Guru Nanak And Muhammad

    I was just wondering, why did Guru Nanak mention Prophet Muhammad and say he was one of God's beloved prophets when he saw described afterlife, but Prophet Muhammad said he was the last of the prophets every to set on Earth. So why would Guru Nanak even mention him even when Muhammad would...