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  1. Astroboy

    Sikhism: Basic Terms And Concepts

    Kirtan O my mind, perform only such Kirtan, which will be of use to you here and hereafter (Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji 236). Some sing of the Lord, through musical Ragas and the sound current of theNaad, through the Vedas, and in so many other ways. But the Lord, is not pleased by...
  2. K

    The Mental Stages Pertaining To The Contemplation Of Naam

    Came across this article which is a good read. It refers to some of the topics in discussion recently too. By sevatothemax Team The Mental Stages Pertaining to the Contemplation of Naam - Part 1 of 2 WaeguruJeeKaaKhalsa WaheguruJeeKeeFateh!! Dear Sangat Jee, The sevadaars in the...
  3. A

    What Is Simran?

    Something i have noticed while speaking to sikhs of different backgrounds and from different parts of the world is that we all have different ideas about how to do "Simran". i was taught to do simran in the form of the Mul Mantar... ikoankaar sathnaam karathaa purakh nirabho niravair akaal...
  4. S

    Gurbani: 'Naam' And The Ways To Recieve 'This Jewel'

    The True Name is the Ambrosial Nectar; no one can describe it. The Gift of 'Naam' is in the Hands of the Great Giver. At the Guru's Door, in the Gurdwara, it is received. No Other Way- One has to surrender his/her mind and body to the Guru's Will, and has to accept God and Guru- the...
  5. A

    Control Of The Wandering Mind?

    I hope no one minds, but i have taken a quote from another thread to start a new thread... i didn't want to get two unrelated topics confused. :) but how do we still our wandering minds long enough to understand the shabad in the first place? i've been having a lot of problems with...
  6. A

    There Is No End Of Praises Of The Naam

    Nanak Bani Nirankaar Paarbrahm Parmesar Waho Waho Bani Nirankaar Hai Tis Jevad Avar Na Koi SGGS JI ANG 16 SATGURU PRASAAD ਸਿਰੀਰਾਗੁ ਮਹਲੁ ੧ ॥ sireeraag mehal 1 || Siree Raag, First Mehl: ਜਾਲਿ ਮੋਹੁ ਘਸਿ ਮਸੁ ਕਰਿ ਮਤਿ ਕਾਗਦੁ ਕਰਿ ਸਾਰੁ ॥ jaal mohu ghas mas...
  7. S

    Har Ka Naam

    pwrjwqu iehu hir ko nwm ] kwmDyn hir hir gux gwm ] sB qy aUqm hir kI kQw ] nwmu sunq drd duK lQw ] nwm kI mihmw sMq ird vsY ] sMq pRqwip durqu sBu nsY ] sMq kw sMgu vfBwgI pweIAY ] sMq kI syvw nwmu iDAweIAY ] nwm quil kCu Avru n hoie ] nwnk gurmuiK nwmu pwvY jnu koie ]8]2]...
  8. S

    Listen Continually To The Sermon Of The Naam

    Listen continually to the Sermon of the Naam, the Name of the Lord, Har, Har. Maajh, Fourth Mehl: Read of the Lord's Glories and reflect upon the Lord's Glories. Listen continually to the Sermon of the Naam, the Name of the Lord, Har, Har. Joining the Sat Sangat, the True Congregation...
  9. S

    Naam Simran -I

    Naam Simran -II -as above-
  10. S

    Haumai And Naam -both Cannot Dwell In The Same Place

    vfhMsu mhlw 3 ] haumY nwvY nwil ivroDu hY duie n vsih iek Twie ] haumY ivic syvw n hoveI qw mnu ibrQw jwie ]1] hir cyiq mn myry qU gur kw sbdu kmwie ] hukmu mMnih qw hir imlY qw ivchu haumY jwie ] rhwau ] haumY sBu srIru hY haumY Epiq hoie ] haumY vfw gubwru hY haumY ivic buiJ n skY koie ]2]...
  11. Astroboy

    Katha On Sukhmani Sahib

    http://www.ggsacademy.com/secure/Sukhmani/Lesson1/Sukhmani-01h.mp3 http://www.ggsacademy.com/secure/Sukhmani/Lesson1/Sukhmani-01l.mp3 http://www.ggsacademy.com/secure/Sukhmani/Lesson1/Sukhmani01.pdf
  12. A

    Naam- The Diamond

    Nanak Bani Nirankaar Paarbrahm Parmesar SGGS JI ANG 1142 SATGURU PRASAAD bhairo mehlaa 5. Bhairao, Fifth Mehl: namaskaar taa ka-o lakh baar. I bow in humble worship, tens of thousands of times. ih man deejai taa ka-o vaar. I offer this mind as a sacrifice. simran taa...
  13. S

    Haume And Naam

    Haume And Naam Haume is treated through Naam and Gurbani vichaar. Once a cat fell in a well and died in there. As a result of the decomposition of cat's dead body, the well water got contaminated and smelled bad. The residents using the well went to a wise person to ask how to treat the...
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    Jeh Japeeai Parabh Keval Naam

    'Nanak Bani Parbrahm Parmesar' SGGS Ji Ang 197 ga-orhee mehlaa 5. Gauree, Fifth Mehl: Dhan ih thaan govind gun gaa-ay. Blessed is this place, where the Glorious Praises of the Lord of the Universe are sung. kusal khaym parabh aap basaa-ay. ||1|| rahaa-o. God Himself bestows peace...
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    Kahu Nanak Bhaj Raam Naam

    yeh man naik na kahi-o karai. This mind does not follow my advice one tiny bit. seekh sikhaa-ay rahi-o apnee see durmat tay na tarai. ||1|| rahaa-o. I am so tired of giving it instructions - it will not refrain from its evil-mindedness. ||1||Pause|| mad maa-i-aa kai bha-i-o baavro har jas neh...
  16. S

    Meditation On Naam , Naamdaan

    kru gih lInI pwrbRhim bhuiV n ivCuVIAwhu ] (135-16, mwJ, mÚ 5) When the Supreme Lord God grasps someone's hand, he shall never again suffer separation from Him. bwir jwau lK byrIAw hir sjxu Agm Agwhu ] (135-17, mwJ, mÚ 5) I am a sacrifice, 100,000 times, to the Lord, my Friend, the...
  17. S

    Naam Brings Liberation-Mukti

    hir hir nwmu inDwnu lY gurmiq hir piq pwie ] (996-2, mwrU, mÚ 4) Take the treasure of the Name of the Lord, Har, Har. Follow the Guru's Teachings, and the Lord shall bless you with honor. hliq pliq nwil cldw hir AMqy ley Cfwie ] (996-2, mwrU, mÚ 4) Here and hereafter, the Lord goes with you; in...
  18. S

    Discovery OF Self Through Simran

    Discovery of Self through Naam-Simran Gulshan Jeet Singh* * 5-Rampur Mandi Road, Dehradun-248001. U.P. Naam Simran is a purely spiritual experience within reach of all humanity irrespective of race creed on social status. Success varies and depends on the practitioner’s earnestness as well as...
  19. S

    Metaphysics Of Naam

    The Metaphysics of Naam Dr. Debabrata Das* * 19/5 Pottery Road, Kolkata. 700 015. Japu to eko nama: contemplate thou only the Name. This expression is found in Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Rag Suhi Mahala I, P-728. The meaning of the technical terms "Japu" and "Nama", expressed in the Sri Guru...
  20. S

    Muslim Girl Realises Naam

    SikhRoots.com - Muslim Girl Realises Naam At Derby University