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  1. Sacerdote-Italo-Americano

    New to Gurumuki and the Punjabi language

    Greetings, I am new to the SPN, and I have found myself increasingly reading more articles and discussions here, simply from my internet searches, without ever making an account. This is a bit lengthy but thought I should make this post to introduce myself to the community at large. My path of...
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    Finding a Sangat

    Hello, I hesitate to call myself Sikh but I do chant the Japji in the morning and do Naam Simran. My spiritual practice has been primarily solitary with occasions of short visits to one of the local Gurdwaras. I don't usually talk to anyone when I visit as I often feel out of place. The...
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    Angela Kaur, Recently Renamed To Bhavna Kaur At The Camp Shares Her Experiences

  4. Admin

    How Sikhs Made Me Who I Am: Part 1

    This post is part one of a 2-part series of my reflection on Sikhism in the wake of the August 5th, 2012 shooting in Wisconsin. I intended to only write one article (on the topic of part 2), but as I wrote, this is what came. After the tragic shooting at a gurudwara in Wisconsin on August 5th...
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    Change Of Clothes And Name

    I have two questions. First when someone decides to follow Sikhism do they have to change their whole name or could they just use kaur or singh as a last or middle name without changing the first? 2nd besides the five K's do unbaptized Sikhs have to wear Punjabi clothes? What about the Khalsa...