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  1. Don_Punjab

    Armit vela???

    Is there anything thats says Nitnem should be done by before Sunrise? Should Japji Sahib be done before Sunrise? Or just Nam Jaap in the hours before sunrise, & Jap ji Sahib done there after nam Jap after Sunrise? Also if one is in deep meditation upon waking up should one still shower...
  2. Don_Punjab

    Rehras Sahib - II interpretation!

    Sat SriAkal Sikhi jee!! Please forgive my ignorance I am a new Sikh!! I've posted a pick of the English translation for Rehras Sahib. The interpretation in the photo didn't satisfy me! Duk Daroo Suk Rog Bhaeiaa, Jaa Suk Thamm na hoee!! What translation i take from this, knowing i am...
  3. Ishna

    How Do You Prepare To Pray?

    Sat Sri Akaal How do you prepare yourself to pray? Is your preparation different depending on the activity - for instance, if you're singing nitnem bania, or if you're performing a random ardaas, or if you're going to do some activity involving chanting or meditating? For instance, if you...
  4. G

    Harbans Singh Commentary On Nitnem

    There is an english edition of Nitnem translated by Harbans Singh Doabia that also contains a chapter called 'The Next World' wherein he describes the fate of the soul after death. His explanations are in english but he leaves the quotes to back up his descriptions in gurmukhi. I don't...
  5. aristotle

    Controversial Namdhari Nitnem : Crossing The Line?

    The Namdhari sect has long been maintaining its own lineage of Satgurus, needless to say, Namdharis don't consider Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj as their Guru because they allege the Gurgaddi was handed over to Balak Singh by Guru Gobind Singh Sahib mysteriously appearing before him in the year 1812...
  6. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Nitnem Banis And The SRM (In Punjabi)

    by ਰਾਜਿੰਦਰ ਸਿੰਘ ‘ਸਿੱਖ ਰਹਿਤ ਮਰਿਯਾਦਾ’ ਵਿੱਚ ਨਿਤਨੇਮ ਦੀਆਂ ਬਾਣੀਆਂ ਇਹ ਦੱਸੀਆਂ ਹਨ:‘ਜਪੁ, ਜਾਪੁ, 10 ਸਵੱਯੇ (ਸ੍ਰਾਵਗ ਸੁਧ ਵਾਲੇ), ਸੋ ਦਰੁ ਰਹਰਾਸਿ ਤੇ ਸੋਹਿਲਾ। ਸ਼੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਗ੍ਰੰਥ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਜੀ ਦਾ ਪਾਠ ਕਰਨਾ ਜਾਂ ਸੁਣਨਾ,....।’ ਇਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਵਿੱਚੋਂ ਪਹਿਲੀਆਂ ਤਿੰਨ ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤ ਵੇਲੇ, ਸੋ ਦਰੁ ਰਹਰਾਸਿ ਸ਼ਾਮ ਵੇਲੇ ਅਤੇ ਸੋਹਿਲਾ ਰਾਤ ਸੌਣ ਵੇਲੇ ਪੜ੍ਹਨ ਦਾ...
  7. Tejwant Singh

    Journey Of A Sikh

    Journey of a Sikh Most of us in this forum call ourselves Sikhs or are gravitated towards Sikhi no matter what our background/present religion is. We also all know a Sikh means a student, a learner, a seeker which includes every human in this world if we put it in a pragmatic way. As we...
  8. H

    Look / Speak / Listening To Gurbani / Nitnem

    Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Vaheguru Ji Ki Fateh || Several questions arise when it comes to Gurbani / Nitnem ! Recently Akasha Ji started a thread Reading / Listening to Gurbani ! after reading through different responses to her thread I am starting my first thread here and would like response...
  9. Kellysingh

    Reading From Nitnem

    I know as a sikh , we have daily prayers to read morning,afternoon,bed. As a sikh, i dont always get the chance or i just forget to read them, does that make me a bad sikh? or is it more of if i get chance to. I try to remember waheguru ji everyday.
  10. IJSingh

    NITNAYM: The Daily Grind?

    NIT NAYM (NITNEM): The Daily Grind? I.J. Singh My columns often emerge from conversations with friends; so does this today. A reader, Gurjender Singh, responding to something I had written wondered about the banees that tradition tells us Guru Gobind Singh focused on at Vaisakhi 1699 at the...
  11. Navdeep88


    I'm having issues with Nitnem... it seems some of the banis are supposed to be for internal peace and others for external armour for the day. The way it seems: -Japji Sahib (Internal) -Jaap Sahib (External) -Savaiye (External) -Chaupi Sahib (External) -Anand Sahib (Internal) How is the order...
  12. bscheema


    sat shri akal i am bit confuses about this word NItNEM , what is it , is it doing PATH daily , or is it >how we spend our whole day ?
  13. Ambarsaria

    Waheguru Simran, Nitnem, Gurbani Study: Which You Do Most And Why?

    In our practice of Sikhism we do different things for spiritual endeavors and living. It goes without saying that all have varying positive influences on people's lives as such cannot sustain otherwise. 1. Waheguru Simran SWEET SIMRAN - YouTube It has become...
  14. spnadmin

    News Daily Nitnem: 5 Banis Or 3? (ਰੋਜ਼ਾਨਾ ਸਪੋਕਸਮੈਨ)

    Here is the JAT himself UNDERMINING the SRM by declaring that Daily Nitnem has 5 banis !! When asked that the SRM only mentions 3 Banis - Jaap, jaap and Swiayahs....His answer: The SRM DOES NOT SAY...DONT READ EXTRA BANIS. Complete article at these links...
  15. Ishna

    When Do You Begin Your Morning Nitnem?

    I'd like to get an idea of the times practicing Sikhs begin performing their morning nitnem. Please correct me if this is not the proper usage of terms. If you have any tips for new early birds, please post them! Could an Admin please change the title if possible and not too much trouble to...
  16. P

    Skype Amritvella

    INSTRUCTION TO JOIN SKYPE AMRITVELLA This is just an initiative; we are in process to setup sadh sangat on skype. Other things depends on bless/kirpa of waheguru. We need interested people to join this and give their time. Steps to join this group are as follows: 1. You should have good...
  17. H

    Doing Nitnem While Having A Morning Walk

    With HIS blessings I am able to do my Nitnem of the Five banis by heart. Earlier, I used to do it at my residence while sitting in front of SGGS or some time in the bed room. But, some time back I started going for an early morning walk into the nearby park. In order to utilise my time more...
  18. S

    Complete English Translation Of Nitnem (Audio-Video)

    Waheguru ji ka khalsa Waheguru ji ki fateh Complete English Translation of Nitnem (Jupji Sahib, Jaap Sahib, Tav Prasad Swayeeye, Chaupaee Sahib, Anand Sahib, Rehraas Sahib, and Kirtan Sohilaa) by Bibi Prabhjot Kaur Ji. Kindly visit Gurbanisewa.com::Sewa Vichar Foundation Waheguru ji ka...
  19. svea00


    Hi dear all! As a rather new and unknowing devotee I have some humble questions. I purchased a nitnem and sukhmani for me. I know that the siri guru granth sahib is handled and treated like a living guru. What about a book of banis like nitnem or sukhmani. Is there anything in particular I...
  20. Astroboy

    DOWNLOAD BANI FILES - Microsoft Word Format

    Download Bani Files Sri Guru Granth Sahib bani by author