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  1. spnadmin

    Ethics And Sri Guru Granth Sahib

    Sangat ji Respected forum member Ambarsaria ji requested I begin a thread on the matter ethics and Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji. Can we ponder whether "Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji guides us towards absolute truths and practical ways to recognize our variances and also find ways to clarify and always...
  2. aristotle

    S Asia Pakistani Sikhs Up Against Desecration Of Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj

    Anxious over the incessant incidents of desecration of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in various cities of Sindh in the past five months, the Sikhs of Pakistan have decided to identify the miscreants responsible for the incidents and persuade them to mend their ways or face legal action. Former...
  3. DSU

    Concept Of Seva & Ego In Guru Granth Sahib Ji Maharaj

    Dear learned Sangat Ji I have been asked to say a few words on the topic of seva, to a discussion group at my local gurdwara. I would be very grateful if anyone would be able to provide quotes from Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Maharaj on the topic of seva. Very specifically I wanted to highlight...
  4. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Letter To The Almighty By Guru Arjan Dev Ji Maharaj

    Guru Ram Daas had three sons, Prithia, Mahadev, and Baba Arjan Jee. Guru Ram Das's cousin visited him and said, "My son is getting married, will you come and bless the wedding?" Guru Ram Daas couldn't go so he decided to send one of his sons. He asked Prithia, his oldest son. Prithia complained...
  5. Dalvinder Singh Grewal

    Bhai Maharaj Singh - The First Freedom Fighter Of India

    Bhai Maharaj Singh, the spiritual leader and fervent Sikh nationalist, is the first freedom fighter of India of note who took up weapons against the British rule in 1847, ten years before the First war of Independence and fought fervently till he was arrested on December 29, 1849 and imprisoned...
  6. spnadmin

    Translations Of Sri Guru Granth Sahib: The Difficult And The Contradictory

    The thread has been started to provide a place for comparisons of various translations into English of Shabads in Sri Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj. There are times when approved translations of the Granth do not agree at the level of understanding; and consequently the translation into English...
  7. Astroboy

    Eh Janam Tumhare Lekhe

    At the request of respected NamJap ji, this thread was started to keep a spot to discuss how the Bhagats of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj understand the cycle of life and death. aad0002 Page 694, Line 8 ਬਹੁਤ ਜਨਮ ਬਿਛੁਰੇ ਥੇ ਮਾਧਉ ਇਹੁ ਜਨਮੁ ਤੁਮ੍ਹ੍ਹਾਰੇ ਲੇਖੇ ॥ Bahuṯ janam bicẖẖure the māḏẖa▫o ih...
  8. spnadmin

    Raj Academy In India For Gurgaddi Of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj

    Raj Academy in India for Gurgaddi of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj A Tidal Wave of Gurmat Sangeet from the West - Shabad Guru Da - Saaj Guru De Source is Raj Academy Of Asian Music. - Home Sardar Inderjit Singh Monty, Member Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee and Chairman of Guru...
  9. dalsingh

    Maharaj Ranjit Singh's Granddaughter A Feminist Rebel In Britain!

    Here's a short film about Maharajah Dhuleep Singh. I found the bit about Princess Sophia really fascinating. She seems like a really feisty lady. Seems like she inherited her grandfather's spirit. YouTube - Maharajah Duleep Singh - BBC1 Inside Out 2004
  10. dalsingh

    General Bhai Maharaj Singh - Anti British Imperialism Freedom Fighter

    This is really interesting. Apart from the Singhs life, notice what seems to be two karay in the collection. This is important because it dates from the 1850s i.e. way before the Singh Sabha movement and is evidence of Sikhs wearing karay, which some dispute. Amongst the treasures in the...
  11. S

    Beliefs And Contribution Of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Guru Nanak Dev Ji Maharaj

    Other beliefs and contributions of Nanak Dev ji Guru Nanak had many beliefs which were not popular at the time but are now widespread. Equality of Humans during the time of Nanak caste based discrimination was deep rooted in Indian society.Nanak preached against discrimination and prejudices...
  12. S

    Teaching Of Guru Nanak Dev Ji Maharaj

    Some Illustrated Teachings of Nanak Religion consisteth not in mere words;He who looketh on all men as equal is religious,Religion consisteth not in wandering to tombs or places of cremation, or sitting in attitudes of contemplation.Religion consisteth not in wandering in foreign countries, or...
  13. K

    Sikh News Disrespect Of Maharaj Ji At Ek Niwas

    Disrespect of Maharaj Ji at Ek Niwas Dec 10, 2006 - 4:41:59 PM...
  14. K

    Sri Guru Arjun Ji Maharaj

    kljuig jhwju Arjunu gurU sgl isRis† lig ibqrhu ]2] kalajug jehaaj arajun guroo sagal srist lag bitharahu ||2|| In this Dark Age of Kali Yuga, Guru Arjun is the Boat; attached to him, the entire universe is safely carried across. ||2|| ---------------------- jp´au ijn@ Arjun dyv gurU iPir...
  15. N

    Swami Ranganathanandaji Maharaj - President, Ramakrishna Math And Ramakrishna Mission (Daily News)

    "Buddha Desanava," the Sinhala translation of Swami Vivekananda's book, "Buddha and His Message" was released on Buddha Poornima in 2003 by the National Integration Programme Unit in close collaboration with the Official languages Department...
  16. M

    Gurus Dhann Guru Hargobind Jee Maharaj

    Waheguroo Jee Ka Khalsa! Waheguroo Jee Kee Fateh!! HAPPY GURPURAB EVERYONE