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    Sikh News Police Question Dera Chief, Confiscate Offending Dress (IANS Via Yahoo! India News)

    Sirsa (Haryana), Aug 17 (IANS) Punjab Police Friday confiscated the controversial dress that Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh had worn in likeness of a revered Sikh guru - the cause of the current stand-off between the Sikh community and dera followers. More...
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    Another Question

    I was wondering about an object I saw that was being waved over the Guru Granth Sahib. I have a three part question that I would like for somebody to help me with. What is this thing called? What is the significance of it's use? What is the historical background of it's use? I guess the real...
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    General Just A Question

    ijnI AYsw hir nwmu n cyiqE sy kwhy jig Awey rwm rwjy ] (450-8, Awsw, mÚ 4) Those who have not kept the Lord's Name in their consciousness - why did they bother to come into the world, O Lord King? It is taken from SGGS ji. The meaning Of the 'tuk' is obvious. However, no one comes of one's...
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    Hinduism Question For All Who Question The Authenticity Of The Sikh Faith

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    Is God A Conscious Entity? Perspectives From Sikhism And Other Faiths

    Is god a conscious entity? Do we have free will or do we obey his will only and are nothing but mindless pawns acting out the inevitable? Why do we have to do anything other than simran, when simran is the way to open your mind and let the positive energy flow into you, I don't understand...
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    Islam A Question To My Muslim Friends Here

    Waheguru Ji ka Khalsa , Waheguru Ji ki Fateh i have a few questions for my Muslim freinds here , i have been talking some to muslims in other forums but instead of replies they start abusing. Hope someone here clears the doubts. JUST A FEW QUESTIONS 1:ALLAH -- THE CREATOR ? I f Allah created...
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    Sorry - Another "Baba" Question

    WJKK WJKF I am sorry, but I am in a bit of a dilemna here. Basically, I am due to go India later this year and although this is great news there is a place where I am to pray which I feel contradicts with my belief as a Sikh. It seems like most villages in India have a samadhi/religious...
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    I Have A Question, Yes Its A Hair One-Sorry

    Waheguruji Ka Khalsa, Waheguruji Ki Fateh Sat Sri Akal I have a question. Yes its a hair question. I have short hair and I cant grow it out on my face or head because I have a skin condition. Is that okay, allowed? Its something beyond my control. If I could, I would. I dont know what to do...
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    Hello, And A Question About Yogi Bhajan

    Hi Everybody! As a child, I had a Christian background. I converted to Paganism in 1984. After a long period as a Pagan, I've recently come to the conclusion that the universe is under 'centralised management', and that it is best to recognise the One God behind all the many forces of...
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    One Question On Sachkand Sri Hazur Sahib

    Waheguru ji ka Khalsa Waheguru ji ki Fateh. Recent somebody asked me why Hazur sahib is called Hazur Sahib and i had no answer to it. Can somebody please let me know why Sachkand Sri Hazur Sahib is called Hazur sahib. Thanks, Terlochan ----------------------------------------...
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    Question Regarding Something In Dasam Granth?

    I was browsing through Guru Gobind Singh Ji's Dasam Granth, and I was reading through the incarnations of Rudra, and it mentioned a Paras Nath. I was wondering if anyone knows if this is the same Paras Nath (otherwise known as Parsvanath) venerated by Jains as their 23rd Tirthankar (Prophet)...
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    "kathhooree Vanddeeai"? Question

    Ang 1382 SGGSJ PrIdw rwiq kQUrI vMfIAY suiqAw imlY n Bwau ] fareedhaa raath kathhooree vanddeeai suthiaa milai n bhaao || Fareed, musk is released at night. Those who are sleeping do not receive their share. ijMn@w nYx nNØIdRwvly iqMn@w imlxu kuAwau ]80] jinnhaa nain nanaeedhraavalae thinnhaa...
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    Seed And Mool Mantar Question

    Pray Truth for all and say Satsriakal! Dear all! The seed is before the roots (Mool). What is the seed if the beginning of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji is the Mool Mantar? Balbir Singh
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    A Question About This Quote

    on a hindu website i found this quote Tin te sun Siri Tegh Bahadur Dharam nibaahan bikhe Bahadur Uttar bhaniyo, dharam hum Hindu Atipriya ko kin karen nikandu Lok parlok ubhaya sukhani Aan napahant yahi samani Mat mileen murakh mat loi Ise tayage pramar soi Hindu dharam rakhe jag mahin...
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    Question About Idols

    Its said in sikhism that we dont worship Idols. Does that mean that pictures of guru jis and even having Khanda in your home is bad? Or only bad if you pray to them?
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    A Question About Guruji And Money

    Waheguruji Ka Khalsa Waheguruji Ki Fateh I have a question, I would like it to be answered by elder Sikhs or by others that can get an accurate reference/answer, or maybe just ask your grandparents. Or maybe you yourself can. This is my question, ??? Is it an old custom to put money in...
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    Question About Equality In Sikhism

    Sorry if this has already been discussed, but I've tried finding answers to these questions and can't. I'm doing a project for a sociology course and during my research I came across two things in sikhism that strike me as not making sense, given the focus on equality of all people in sikhism...
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    Silly Question

    If I wanted to begin reading (recite) whilst learn from the direct source of Sikhi - Guru Granth Sahib Ji - how would guys suggest I go about doing this on the net? Is it even doable? This website http://www.srigurugranthsahib.org/ only contains quotes, right? Thx in advance.
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    A Question ? Whom Does God Help?

    Dear brothers/sister SSAKAL I have a question to ask you all:- Does god help every one? OR He help those who use the faculties given by him to us; that is those who help them selves thru use of his given faculities? /Luv hps62
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    Important Question On Creation As Per Gurbani

    Gurfateh Das is interested to know the exact verse and page number in gurbani which states like following(it may not be correct but similar). Jorh Torh phir Jorh. Make,Break and again make. Das request Gyani Sahib,Amarpal SinghJi, Balbeer Singh Ji, Dr Khalsa Ji among others to kindly...