We had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Balwant Singh Ji Dhillon of GNDU who spent 20 years clearing up Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur's name using contemporary/primary sources.
Dr. Dhillon, in a career spanning three decades, has unearthed numerous primary sources in Sikh history and lent new...
baba banda singh bahadur
guru gobind singh
guru granth sahib
mata sahib kaur
mata sundar kaur
Interested to hear what our Muslim brothers and sisters make of the following Gurbani from Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, please. My notes are in [brackets].
Starting at the end of Panna 140:
ਸਲੋਕੁ ਮਃ ੧ ॥
Salok mėhlā 1.
Shalok, First Mehl:
ਮਿਹਰ ਮਸੀਤਿ ਸਿਦਕੁ ਮੁਸਲਾ ਹਕੁ ਹਲਾਲੁ ਕੁਰਾਣੁ ॥
Across rural Punjab, Sikhs and Hindus are helping restore mosques destroyed during Partition. The Ghuman family of Sarwarpur, near Ludhiana, cannot understand what the fuss is about. Ever since Sajjan Singh Ghuman, an NRI Sikh living in England, rebuilt a mosque in his native village that was...
New Delhi: Among various religious groups, Muslims have the lowest living standard with the average per capita expenditure of just Rs 32.66 in a day, says a government survey.
At the other end of the spectrum, Sikh community enjoys a much better lifestyle as the average per capita spending...
Massacre Of Muslims In Myanmar Ignored
by Todd Pitman
MEIKHTILA, Myanmar -- Their bones are scattered in blackened patches of earth across a hillside overlooking the wrecked...
Et Tu, Buddhists?
Published 1, July 6, 2013
-Submitted by David Drumm (Nal), Guest Blogger
Physicians for Human Rights has released a report (pdf) detailing their investigation of Buddhist terrorists who burned Muslim houses and killed Muslim students in the town of Meiktila in central...
Polish exports of meat for Jews, Muslims in limbo
By VANESSA GERA | Associated Press – 6 hrs ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — For some, it was a barbaric way to treat animals. For others, it was great business.
Until January, slaughterhouses across Poland — a deeply Catholic nation — were the...
Muslims and Islam
ਬਹੁ ਵਾਟੀ ਜਗਿ ਚਲੀਆ ਤਬ ਹੀ ਭਏ ਮੁਹੰਮਦਿ ਯਾਰਾ.
what would be the correct translation for this. many people have translated it to be mohammed the friend of god.
Then bhai shaib goes on to say
ਮਾਰਨਿ ਗਊ ਗਰੀਬ ਨੋ ਧਰਤੀ ਉਪਰਿ ਪਾਪੁ ਬਿਥਾਰਾ।
which is translated into "Less...
Terrorists have darkened Islam’s image. Sadly, Muslims let it happen
Special to The Globe and Mail
Published Wednesday, Apr. 24 2013, 11:04 AM EDT
Last updated Wednesday, Apr. 24 2013, 12:02 PM EDT
From now on, I’ve decided to wear a sign slung from my neck that reads...
For Sikhs and Muslims, fear after a terror attack
By Valarie Kaur, Washington Post - Published: April 23
With the news that two suspects of the Boston Marathon bombing are accounted for, one dead and the other in custody, I breathed a sigh of relief. A terror-stricken week that began with...
I think the following is a good article with great observations about general radicalization tell tale signs in the world not limited to Islam or any single community
Islamic Leader Issues Tough Response to Fellow Muslims on Bombings...
Tamerlan Tsarnaev, Suspected Boston Bomber, May Not Get Islamic Funeral From Wary Muslims
Jaweed Kaleem, the national religion reporter for The Huffington Post
Posted: 04/20/2013 9:46 pm EDT | Updated: 04/21/2013 12:19 pm EDT
In the days since two deadly bombs and the separate...
Muslims worried as France considers extending head scarf ban to private sector jobs
The Associated Press - April 1, 2013 10:05 AM
LE BOURGET, France — Because of her choice to wear a head scarf, Samia Kaddour, a Muslim, has all but abandoned trying to land a government job in France...
Burn ‘Allah’ Bibles, Perkasa chief to Muslims
by Athi Shankar
PERMATANG PAUH: Perkasa president Ibrahim Ali has called on Muslims to seize and burn copies of Bibles which contain the...
From Sikh Coalition
Sikhs, Muslims and Jews: Who invests more in civil rights?
Have you contributed your dasvandh [ https://npo.networkforgood.org/Donate/Donate.aspx?npoSubscriptionId=1744 ] yet? Based on statistics published by the Pew Research Center, U.S. Census Bureau, and Guidestar...
"...Archbishop Mario Zenari, Vatican nuncio in Damascus, describes the activities of the parishes involved in the preparation for Christmas, despite the bombs and religious hatred. In a Catholic institution on the outskirts of the capital, dozens of children joyfully cut out figures for the...
by Anila Muhammad
Friday, October 26th, marks the upcoming annual celebration of Eid al-Adha, which commemorates the story of Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ishmael, is a day of celebration around the Muslim world. However, for millions of animals it is anything but a day for...
In bad weather, Sikhs and Muslims Hindus make good friends...
Muslim residents of Joshimath in Uttarakhand offered Eid namaaz on Monday in a Gurdwara.
NEW DELHI: In a country where religious intolerance and communal hatred dominate the news nowadays, here is something that goes to show...
Sikhs protest against sexual exploitation of community women by UK Muslims gangs
London , Sun, 01 Jul 2012 - ANI
London, July 1 (ANI): Dozens of far-right English Defence League (EDL) have joined protests by radical Sikhs in the town of Luton, which is about 50 km north of London...
Britain won't be a Christian nation by 2030; Hindus, Muslims surge: Report
IANS | Mar 3, 2012, 07.28PM IST
LONDON: Britain may no longer be a Christian country by 2030 as the number of non-believers is set to overtake the number of Christians, a media report said.