Waheguru Ji Ki khalsa, Waheguru ji ke phate,
hi everyone, i would liek to tell you about my depression which i have had since the beginning of the summer holidays.
The depression was that which had infected my life so severley, i did not know what my life was all about. I would find something...
Reverence-laden Homage to Guru Nanak
12-01-2006 03:46 AM
Tagore and the Sikhs
by Amalendu Bose
An English translation of Bandadir is provided in the related link to this article. Rabindranath Tagore was granted...
It is amazing to see the strife amongst Sikh brethren, between the oldschoolers, who take Sikhi as one more belief system based on some dogmas which can not be questioned because questioning gives Sikhi a scientific approach.
Then there are others who want to question and find answers besides...
We will all be celebrating the Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dav Ji this weekend. I humbly recommend that in order to pay proper homage to Guru Ji, we should all practice HIS BASIC teachings in our daily lives:
Naam Japnaa—To get up every morning before the sunrise, to clean the body...
Guru Nanak and his mission of Humankind :
Defend the weak and Establish Halemi Raj
Wednesday 1st of November 2006
DS Gill, IHRO
A tribute to Guru Nanak on the eve of his Parkash Divas
In these times there are conflicts, violence...
Guru Nanak Dev
Guru Nanak (15 April 1469 - 7 May 1539),is the founder of Sikhism and and the first of the ten Gurus of the Sikhs. He was born in the village of Talwandi also called Rai Bhoeki Talwandi, now known as Nankana Sahib, near Lahore in present-day Pakistan. He was...
Gurbani Kirtan Mp3 Player - Shabad #13 - Kal Taaran Guru Nanak Aayaa
Vaar 1 Pauri 23 of Vaaran Bhai Gurdas
Vaar 1 Pauri 23 Coming of the Guru
suxI pukwr dwqwr pRB gur nwnk jg mwihM pTwXw]
sunee pukaar dhaathaar prabh gur naanak jag maahin pathaayaa||
The benefactor Lord listened to the...
Sat Sri Akal.
I am a practicing Hindu in the traditional way, who has a lot of respect for Sikh faith and its Gurus. I especially find very encouraging and spiritually inspiring the life and words of the first Guru Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji and tenth Sri Guru Govind Singh Ji...
As we approach Guru Nanak Devji's Gurupurub which falls on 05 Nov, I feel inclined to do something for the community this year. Something different, something more than just contributing maya for the langar or sewa in cooking. Something more meaningful. Any ideas anyone ?
Guru Nanak Dev Ji was born into the turbulence of the middle ages at Talwandi today called Nankana Sahib, now in Pakistan. Bhai Gurdas Ji an eminent Sikh poet and historian writes:
‘The rulers had become ruthless,
carrying butchers knives under their sleeve for slaying the poor..
The light of...
Gurbani Kirtan Mp3 Player - Shabad #5 - Guru Nanak Meri paij
SGGSJ Ang 806
Bilaaval Guru Arjan Dev
iblwvlu mhlw 5 ]
bilaaval mehalaa 5 ||
Bilaaval, Fifth Mehl:
sWiq pweI guir siqguir pUry ]
saanth paaee gur sathigur poorae ||
The Guru, the Perfect True Guru, has blessed me with peace and...
In other word have we failed Guru Nanak.
We have lost the essence of sikhism . In the name of maryada we have introduced rituals and practices. The riturals have become more important than the values and essence of sikhism.
While sikh politicians are mostly responsible for the state of...
This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Soohee on Pannaa 749
sUhI mhlw 5 ]
ijs ky isr aUpir qUM suAwmI so duKu kYsw pwvY ]
boil n jwxY mwieAw mid mwqw mrxw cIiq n AwvY ]1]
myry rwm rwie qUM sMqw kw sMq qyry ]
qyry syvk kau Bau ikCu nwhI jmu nhI AwvY nyry ]1] rhwau ]
jo qyrY rMig rwqy...
i just got home from the local Gurdwara, and there there was a sikh from England who claimed that Guru Nanak was God himself.... i thought he was ridiculous and went home to research and found these verses.
Page 136, Line 10
ਹਰਿ ਗੁਰੁ ਪੂਰਾ ਆਰਾਧਿਆ ਦਰਗਹ ਸਚਿ ਖਰੇ ॥
हरि गुरु पूरा आराधिआ दरगह सचि खरे...
my names Ruby..first time poster..rock on me!!! :wah: haha
anyways simple question..I'm not an overly religious person, as in I'm not a bapatized sikh or what not..but I do most definately believe in GOD and try to go to the gurdwara whenever possible..my mom is quite religious...
The following account of Guru Nanak's visit to Baghdad was taken from The Divine Master, Lahore 1930 by Sewaram Singh, published in Punjab: Past and Present and Guru Nanak's Visit to Baghdad, by Manjeet Singh, The Sikh Review, Oct-Nov. 1969 -- Editor
Map of Baghdad in 1931 shows the location of...
Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji's Message to alll Humanity was for Freedom of worship of the Only One (By what ever name we know him in our heart) is the key to attain spiritual bliss while living normal life without ritualistic superstitions or religious dogmas.
More than believing in truth Sri Guru...