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    Doing Parkash Of SGGS At Home?

    Question for everyone: what is your opinion of doing prakash of SGGS at one's house? Do you think it's a good practice and should be encouraged? Or not? Or it doesn't matter? Any caveats?
  2. spnadmin

    Gurus Parkash Diwas Guru Gobind Singh - January 5

    Excerpt from "Guru Gobind Singh’s Ideal of Khalsa Commonwealth: A continuum of basic Philosophy" Khushwant Singh First published in The Sikh Review: April 1981. .... First and foremost, we must never forget that Guru Gobind Singh did not change the religion preached by the preceding nine...
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    Gurus Guru Ram Das Parkash Diwas - October 9 (from Sikhs Helping Sikhs)

    Today commemorates the Parkash Diwas of the 4th Guru, Guru Ramdas ji. Please enjoy this wonderful commemoration shared with the sangat worldwide by Sikhs Helping Sikhs. Dear Members of Sikh Community, Wishing you all a Happy Gurpurab of Guru Ram Das Ji! Is this not a miraculous...
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    Sikh Philosophy Network - Celebrating 10th Amazing Year!

    June 1 celebrates the 10th Sikh Philosophy Network parkash diwas. It would be wonderful to hear how Sikh Philosophy Network has been a friend on your spiritual journey. First, let’s get the celebration moving and our hearts beating with the rhythms of this Happy Birthday Song – Punjabi hip...
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    Gurus Parkash Guru Amar Das Ji - 23 May

    Parkash Guru Amar Das ji 23 May (Nanakshahi calendar 2003) http://searchgurbani.com/gurus/guruamar#DATU%27S%20ANIMOSITY Guru Amar Das was born on April 5, 1479 at Basarka village in Amritsar district. He was the eldest son of his parents, Bhai Tej Bhan and Mata Lakhmi. At the age of 24, he...
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    Gurus Parkash Guru Nanak April 14

    Guru Nanak Dev ji (1469 - 1539) Note: Sikh Philosophy Network follows the Nanakshai (2003) calendar placing the birthday of Guru Nanak as April 14. This gurpurab was followed from 2003 through 2012 when a revised Nanakshai Calendar was adopted by the SGPC, celebrating Guru Nanak's birthday in...
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    Gurus Guru Nanak's True Parkash: Vaisakhi

    Depending on how you look at it, this article is either too late or too early. I just found it on the net and wanted to post anyway. It can be stuck at the time of Vaisakhi when SPN will remember the birth of Guru Nanak, since we follow the 2003 Nanakshahi calendar. The article is related to our...
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    India Parkash Badal - How Did He Become A Disciple Of RSS: Book Released

    source: Rozana Spokesman source: http://www.khalsanews.org/newspics/2012/02Feb2012/08%20Feb%2012/08%20Feb%2012%20Badal%20and%20RSS%20link.htm
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    Gurus Parkash Diwas Guru Ramdas October 10

    Guru Ram Das was born on September 24, 1534 to simple God-fearing parents, Hari Das and Anup Devi of Lahore. Known as Jetha meaning the first born, he was a handsome young man. When he grew up he could always be found in the company of religious men. One day Jetha came across a party of Sikhs...
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    Gurus Guru Arjan Dev Parkash Diwas 2 May 1563

    Life and Death of Guru Arjan Dev A Sikh Celebration of the Will of God 2 articles have been edited and then combined for this account of the life and death of the 5th Guru. Guru Arjan Dev Ji, the fifth Guru of the Sikhs. He was born on April 15, 1563 at Goindwal Sahib Ji. He was...
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    Gurus Guru Hargobind 1595-1644 (Gurgaddi June 11)

    Guru Hargobind ji (1606-1644) Overview While in prison, before his execution at Lahore, Guru Arjun had sent a message to his son, Guru Hargobind, then aged only eleven, that he should henceforth maintain an army. At the very time of his installation as Guru, he insisted that he should...
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    India Open Letter To C.M. Of Punjab Parkash Singh Badal

    April 2, 2011 “Punjab Vidhan Sabha Should Pass A Resolution Demanding Parliament Of India To Amend Article 25 To Segregate Sikhism From Hinduism” OPEN LETTER TO CHIEF MINISTER OF PUNJAB PARKASH SINGH BADAL Under SAD (Badal) Rule, Sikh Turban Is Desecrated; Sikh Identity...
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    Maryada Violation In Quebec: "Sukhmani Granth" Parkash On Par With Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji

    The SRM is very very clear that... NO POTHI/Granth..no matter what it contains..may be .."treated on par with the SGGS parkash in Darbar Sahib...".... However GURIQBAL of Mata kaulan has parkashed a GRANTH containing 51 continous Sukhmani Sahibs, under a Chandoa, with Chaur sahib and on Palki...
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    Gurus Parkash Diwas Guru Gobind Singh (1666- 1708) January 5

    A brief overview Guru Gobind Singh, 1666-1708 Guru Gobind Singh was the last of the ten Gurus, the one who transformed the Sikh faith. In 1699 he created the Khalsa (Pure), a community of the faithful who wore visible symbols of their faith and trained as warriors. Today the Khalsa...
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    Gurus Parkash Divas Of Guru Gobind Singh : Celebrating With Uncertainty

    By some historical accounts Guru Gobind Singh was born on December 22, 1666. The gurpurab of his birth is given as the 7th day in the Desi month of Poh, according to the Hindu Bikrami Calendar. According to the Nanakshahi Calendar (Purewal, 2003), Guru Gobind Singh’s birthday falls each year...
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    Gurus Guru Nanak Sahib (Jayanti November 28)

    A place to participate! Please upload your favorite shabad, video, mp3 file or article and make this thread a great repository of resources about Guru Nanak. welcomekaur More is better!
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    India Parkash Guru Hargobind, Devotees In Amritsar (Video)

    Sikh devotees celebrate birthday of Guru Hargobind Sahib - VideosFromIndia.SmasHits.com - Amritsar,July 5 (ANI): Hundreds of Sikh devotees visited the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Monday to celebrate the 415th birth anniversary of Guru Hargobind Sahi
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    Parkash Diwas October 16 - Unsung Hero Baba Banda Singh Bahadur

    BABA Banda Singh Bahadar, the great disciple of Guru Gobind Singh, rose up in arms against tyranny in the footsteps of his master to defend and safeguard humanity. He treaded the glorious path of supreme sacrifice and kept aloft the ‘flame of liberty’ burning bright with his fortitude and...
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    Politics Parkash Singh Badal - Can He Still Weave His Magic?

    source: http://www.tribuneindia.com/2010/20100501/main6.htm The Last Word Parkash Singh Badal Can he still weave his magic? Naveen S Garewal Imposing in a patriarchal kind of way, Parkash Singh Badal towers over other political leaders in Punjab, the land of his ancestors that has...
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    Gurus Guru Har Rai Gurgaddi Diwas - 14 March 1644

    March 14 marks the Gurgaddi when Guru Har Rai Sahib became Guru of the Sikhs, Nanak VIII, as per the Nanakashai Calendar. Please enjoy the slide show - a photographic essay -- from the Sikh Foundation. Guru Har Rai (1630 – 1631 A.D.) – A Photo Essay To see the photo essay: Scroll...