Four people came up to a tree.
The first person asked the tree for shade, and the tree provide the person with shade.
The second person asked the tree for beautiful flowers, and the tree gave the person beautiful flowers.
The third person asked the tree for fruit, and the tree gave the person...
Arizona House member’s atheist nod at prayer time sparks do-over from Christian lawmaker
Ross D. Franklin By Associated Press, Published: May 22,2013
PHOENIX — An atheist lawmaker’s decision to give the daily prayer at the Arizona House of Representatives triggered a do-over from a...
Jewish prayer at Western Wall ready to go co-ed?
5:55 p.m. EDT April 10, 2013
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities have proposed establishing a new section at the Western Wall where men and women can pray together, a groundbreaking initiative that would mark a significant victory by liberal...
First Sikh American offers prayer at 67th UN general assembly opening session
AMRITSAR: Jatinder P Singh, associate director of United...
Executive Director Sapreet Kaur Becomes First Sikh to Offer Prayer at Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service
Video at this link. May take time to load. January 21, 2013
Sapreet Kaur, Executive Director of the Sikh Coalition, offers a Sikh prayer at the...
TEMPLE SHOOTING: Sons use power of prayer
to awaken critically injured Sikh priest
Published on January 19th, 2013
Written by: DesiWireFeed
In this March 2012 photo provided by his family, Punjab Singh
poses at a Sikh temple in Glen Rock, N.J. Singh was critically injured in a...
One evening, I found myself conspicuously ignoring two of etiquette's basic rules, talking about both religion and politics with a good friend. Veering from one topic to the other, we eventually found ourselves ensconced in a discussion about theology. I was working to articulate my belief...
Ani Zonneveld has a new cd out. This beautiful song's lyrics are Prayer of Light by Prophet Muhammad pbuh.
Watch the youtube video of the song here: Prayer of Light By Ani Zonneveld
Prayer of Light
O God! Grant me Light in my heart,
Light in my grave,
Light in front of me, Light behind me...
Sikh-led prayer and GOP convictions
By Valarie Kaur, Special to CNN
updated 2:31 PM EDT, Wed August 29, 2012
Editor's note: Valarie Kaur is the founding director of Groundswell, an initiative at Auburn Seminary that combines storytelling and advocacy to mobilize faith communities in...
One of our friends is not doing well. So there was just a status message asking for prayers so that he gets well soon. I was thinking, why are we praying about? Are we reminding God that this nice man is suffering and needs God's help? Are we asking God to save him? I am a bit confused and feel...
Do you have a special place set up in your home for prayer or simran? Why / why not?
If you have one, what does it look like? What do you have there? Feel free to PM me if you don't want to share with the crowd.
If you don't, do you at least perform these actions in the same...
The dictionary definition of prayer is
a. A reverent petition made to God, a god, or another object of worship.
b. The act of making a reverent petition to God, a god, or another object of worship.
2. An act of communion with God, a god, or another object of worship, such as in...
25th Assisi World Day Of Prayer For Peace: Joys, Blessings And Hopes
by Tarunjit Singh Butalia
In the interreligious movement, Oct. 27, 1986 stands out as a landmark moment when Pope John Paul II convened representatives of the world's religions to gather at the Church of Saint Francis of...
If everything happens per Hukam, then what's the point of petitionary prayer or ardaas where something is asked for? If Waheguru is the inner-knower, and It provides everything all the time, how can my concentrated asking possibly influence the outcome of anything?
Isn't it better to "pray"...
Hi there i hope someone can give me a prayer from the guru granth sahib that will protect me from negative people who wish me harm.
I dont want to make an issue of this or go into details but some of my family members consistently use manipulation and tells lies about me. It is beyond the...
Sat Sri Akaal to everyone,
This is my first post on Sikhphilosophy, although I have been browsing the website for a while now.
I am Punjabi and born in Australia and I consider myself very fortunate to be born into Sikhism however I do find it hard at the Gurdwara to understand because I...
Dance as a divine prayer
Soyesh H. Rawther
"Something … Some force… Someone that makes me dance." For Manjari Chaturvedi, the creation of Sufi Kathak as a medium of expression was not part of a conscious act. It came on its own as a quest, a search for the divine. “I see my dance as a prayer...