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  1. Mai Harinder Kaur

    Keeping Amrit Vela

    As many of you know, my non-Sikh husband died a couple months ago. While that was a heavy blow to me, it also freed me to keep reht maryada more strictly, which is meaningful to me. Among other things, I have been keeping Amrit Vela. He was totally opposed to my getting up before dawn to...
  2. R


    “AMRIT” “AMRIT” or “Immortal” opposite of “MRIT” or “Mortal” “GUR’s BANI” or “GURU’s Shabad” is “Amrit” . “GURU’s BANI” is “Amrit” jhim jhim varsai amrit Dhaaraa. Slowly, gently, drop by drop, the stream of nectar trickles down within. man peevai sun sabad beechaaraa. (102-5) (Understanding of...
  3. bscheema

    Nishan Sahib Placed In Gurudwara Guru Nanak Dev University , Amritsar

    Last month Nishan sahib placed in university Gurudwara (GuruGuru Nanak dev university,Amritsar ) after 25 yeas of establishment of Gurudwara in university ,it was cherishing day for all student organizer.the sewa shambal of Gurudwara is all done by students , some old student told that they had...
  4. spnadmin

    India Akal Takht Asks SGPC Candidates To Become Amritdhari By 25 August 2011

    Akal Takht asks SGPC candidates to become Amritdhari by 25 August,2011 - YouTube
  5. S

    Pilgrims Eat Free At Darbar Sahib, Amritsar

    Pilgrims and visitors to the Golden Temple, the holiest site in Sikhism, receive a free vegetarian meal in honor of the religion's founder's practice of feeding the poor. Pilgrims and visitors to the Golden Temple, Sikhism’s holiest site, can relish more than the immaculate marble grounds in...
  6. S

    Charnamrit Of Sikh Babaji

    Waheguruji ka Khalsa ,Waheguruji ki Fateh, Yesterday I saw one video clip on You Tube. One Baba (looked like Sikh) was sitting on a throne like chair with his (holy) feet in water in a small plastic tub. Three ladies were washing his feet and were drinking that water. After the charan snan...
  7. T

    Amrit Renaming?

    Hello all! I was wondering as a westerner, if I take Amrit, will a legal name change be necessary? I have read from some that you must change your full name and end it with Singh. I have also read that the only prescribed requirement is to add Singh after the first name of the Khalsa...
  8. spnadmin

    News In Surrey, All Main Gurdwara Parbhandaks To Be Amritdharee (ਸਿੱਖ ਵੀਕਲੀ )

    Full Story http://www.sikhweekly.com/Page%203.htm
  9. Archived_Member16

    Scandals At Darbar Sahib, Amritsar!

    23 June 2011 ਸ੍ਰੀ ਦਰਬਾਰ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਵਿਖੇ ਦੁਕਾਨਦਾਰਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਸ਼੍ਰੋਮਣੀ ਕਮੇਟੀ ਮੁਲਾਜ਼ਮਾਂ ਨੇ ਅਖੰਡ ਪਾਠ ਵੇਚਣ ਦੀ ‘ਦੁਕਾਨ’ ਖੋਲ੍ਹੀ Thursday, 23 June 2011 19:48 ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤਸਰ,( 23 ,ਅਰੋੜਾ): ਪੰਜਾਬ ਮਨੁੱਖੀ ਅਧਿਕਾਰ ਆਰਗੇਨਾਈਜ਼ੇਸ਼ਨ ਦੇ ਆਗੂ ਜਸਟਿਸ ਅਜੀਤ ਸਿੰਘ ਬੈਂਸ ਦੀ ਅਗਵਾਈ ਵਿਚ ਇਕ ਟੀਮ ਨੇ ਸ਼੍ਰੋਮਣੀ ਕਮੇਟੀ ਦੀ ਹੋ ਰਹੀ ਦੁਰਵਰਤੋਂ ਤੇ...
  10. spnadmin

    Heritage Amrit & Rabindra Kaur Singh Appointed Members Of The Order Of The British Empire

    Amrit & Rabindra Kaur Singh Appointed Members of The Order of The British Empire NEWS REPORT World-renowned artists Amrit Kaur Singh and Rabindra Kaur Singh - popularly known as The Singh Twins - of the United Kingdom have been appointed Members of The Order of The British Empire by Queen...
  11. K

    General YPS School Patiala Told Its Amritdhari Students To Remove Kirpan

    PATIALA: Yadavindra Public School, here known as YPS Patiala has asked its Amritdhari students to remove Kirpan or leave the school. On one hand Sikh students in foreign countries has been fighting for turban and other religious belief but in its home state the school named after Sikh Raja...
  12. spnadmin

    Amritsar Hits High With Hotels

    Amritsar hits a high with hotels 2011-03-27 12:20:00 Amritsar, March 27 (IANS) Good hotels and rooms were a rarity in this Punjab city that is home to the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh shrines. But big names, both national and international, have now come up with projects here in the last...
  13. M

    Taking Amrit

    am 15 and dont ut hair or eat meat, wake up early have bath do paat and try to lve like an amrithari....... i want to take amrit but am confused as to if i should wait until im older or take it now. this is because i have heard stories of girls taaking amrit then breaking their promise because...
  14. K

    East & West Do Meet . In Amritsar

    East & West Do Meet ... in Amritsar by DHARMENDRA RATAUL Amritsar, Punjab The reported marriage of Alexandra Aitken, daughter of former British cabinet minister Jonathan Aitken, to Sardar Inderjot Singh is only the latest instance here of a woman from the West seeking spiritual bliss in...
  15. spnadmin

    India Gateway To Amritsar To Get A New Look

    Gateway to Amritsar to get new look at 00:41 Aiming to beautify the main entrance roads to the holy city in sync with its character, the state government today unfolded a plan for constructing four entrance gateways with golden-shade dome atop them at a cost of around Rs 1.75 crore each...
  16. spnadmin

    Kirtan Shabad Kirtan - Bhai Lall Ji & Jatha @ Amritsar, India 2007

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  17. S

    Dasam Granth And The 'Bani' Recited In Khande Di Pahul

    This post was moved from the thread Charittropakhayan because it was off topic. A new thread has been started. I am no expert on Dasam Granth but all of those who say this is conspiracy against sikhism to finish sikhs I think on contrary Sikhs (I am again confused who is Gursikh Here who is...
  18. K

    Controversial Obama To Skip Amritsar In His India Tour

    http://ibnlive.in.com/news/obama-to-skip-amritsar-in-his-india-tour/133313-2.html?from=tn Washington: Barack Obama will not visit Amritsar during his India tour said sources. The US President will only visit Delhi and Mumbai in his November tour. Sources said, security at the Golden Temple is...
  19. spnadmin

    USA Sikh Americans Agog Over Obama's Amritsar Trip

    Sikh Americans agog over Obama's Amritsar trip 2010-10-17 15:20:00 If you have cash in any of these banks your savings could be at risk www.InvestingAnswers.com Washington, Oct 17 (IANS) To the delight of Sikh Americans, US President Barack Obama, the first chief executive to celebrate...
  20. D

    Why Be An Amritdhari ?

    Sat Shri Akal to all, Transition from a Sikh to Khalsa My story starts like this..3 years ago, i was a Sikh like u, who had fear whether he can follow Rehet-Maryaada or not after becoming Amritdhari??? Then on 6th Feb 2007 at 11 pm divine thing happened, while i was sitting alone...