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  1. spnadmin

    Langar, The Skh Refectory - Concept Of Service (from Sikh Chic)

    Langar, The Sikh Refectory Part One The Concept of Service by PARKASH SINGH "Earning one's bread by honest labour; sharing one's earnings with the needy; and meditating on the holy name of the Lord Divine" is a convenient summing up of the fundamental teachings of Sikhism. It is...
  2. spnadmin

    Hinduism Healing The Interfaith Gap In Alabama With Dharmic Seva

    Anju Bhargava Founder, Hindu American Seva Charities The play of faith and interfaith became center stage on the very day that America was celebrating Dr. King's legacy when Alabama's governor, Robert Bentley, said, "Anybody here today who has not accepted Jesus Christ as their savior...
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    Is It Possible For A Mona To Achieve Samadhi?

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ke Fateh, Is it possible for a Mona to get to the stage of samadhi and open dusam dwar through just the merits of seva and simeran Dear Khalsa Sadh Sangat, I have for many years been asking myself this question. Before I proceed it is important I outline...
  4. findingmyway

    United Sikhs Selfless Service To Continue In 2011 For The Children Of Haiti

    Sikhs for Haiti: 2010 in Retrospect Selfless Service to continue in 2011 for the Children of Haiti Highlights: * An year after the Earthquake, the work in Haiti continues * UNITED SIKHS joins hands with the Sikh Community in Canada and USA to continue the work in Haiti for a better...
  5. BhagatSingh

    Shallow Readings And Meditation

    Many hold that simply reading gurbani and not understanding a word is worthless. A while ago, I would have agreed that reading page after page without attempting to understand a word is a pointless task. But there is something to be gained through this practice. It is certainly beneficial to...
  6. Chaan Pardesi

    Projector Seva At Shri Darbar Sahib

    Soon the message of Guru Granth Sahib Ji and Sikhi will be able to reach all that visit Harmandir Sahib, regardless of the fact they know Gurmukhi or not. Guru Ji has blessed the Sangat in Toronto to take up the project of installing outdoor LED Screens at Shri Darbar Sahib. The sangat in...
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    Can Non-Amritdhari Sikhs Do Seva?

    I perceive the answer to this question to be a resounding YES. However, I have a story to tell. My mother, who always does seva whenever she goes to Gurdwara, was attending a Rainsabai Keertan and was told by an Amritdhari Sikh women that she could not do the Seva of making rotis, just as...
  8. spnadmin

    Seva In Sikhism

    Seva in Sikhism by Gurtej Singh Seva means service. In Sikhism, seva refers to selfless service for altruistic purposes on behalf of, and for the betterment of a Community. Also in Sikhism, one is surprised to know that the institutions which are supposed to act as pillars for the...
  9. spnadmin

    Seva: Neither A Shield, Nor A Sword (From SikhChic)

    Seva: Neither a Shield, Nor a Sword <small>by T. SHER SINGH</small> I have noticed that the concept of seva - loosely translated as "selfless, voluntary service" - is nowadays increasingly wielded as a weapon and less as what it is meant to be. The other day, when a community...
  10. Aman Singh

    Jaimeet Singh: At 16, He Finds Time To Do Seva

    Jaimeet Singh: At 16, He Finds Time To Do Seva by SMRITI SHARMA VASUDEVA At 16, Jaimeet Singh has achieved what others only dream of. A Class XI student of commerce at Vivek High School, Chanigarh, Punjab, Jaimeet has done the city proud by winning the Global Scholar Education...
  11. Vikram singh

    Sikh News This Is What I Call Seva

    INDIA: A group of young Singaporeans undertook a charitable journey to India recently. Some 20 students were in India's northern state of Punjab to rebuild a school and teach computer skills to rural children. The Government High School in the tiny village of Gurdaspur in Punjab is very...
  12. Aman Singh

    Indonesian Earthquake - A Sikh Goes To Do Seva

    By Aghia Pal Singh Ghuman Disasters and accidents can happen at any time and anywhere in the world, often without warning. There is a need for professional teams that can deploy rapidly and undertake effective search and rescue operations. Working for the West Midlands Fire Service as a...
  13. spnadmin

    Seva Panth - Tradition Begun By Bhai Khanaiya

    The Seva Panthis/Addan Shahis This is another of the great traditional Sikh orders. Udasi Baba Karm Prakash, speaking on behalf of the Seva Panthis at Guriana Mandi (in Punjab) in presence of Sant Baba Jagjir Singh, the Seva Panthi chief caretaker, spoke of the purpose of the Seva Panthis...
  14. spnadmin

    Seva Power

    Equality is the Core of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside Free Kitchen May 18th, 2009 by Zoe Tarlow Source: www.kwantlenchronicle.ca It is busy in the Life...
  15. spnadmin

    Afterwards: Gurdwara Fire In UK, Sangat, Seva, Resolve, Recovery

    Sikhs in London conduct prayers and religious rites after Gurdwara fire Punjab Newsline Network Saturday, 21 March 2009...
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    General Seva Required In UK (URGENT)

    WaheGuru Ji Ka Khasla, WaheGuru Ji Ji Fateh, Sangat Jio, With GuruJi's Kirpa, we have been given the opportunity to serve the sangat and I would like to ask for assistance from other sangat members to help in our seva plans. We operate from the North of England and run an organisation called...
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    Khalsa Seva Committee

    Waheguru ji ka khalsa Waheguru ji ki fateh A banner display of an ideal committee i.e Khalsa Seva Committee Waheguru ji ka khalsa Waheguru ji ki fateh
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    General Professionals Required In Northern England, For Big Seva Campaign/program

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh, Gurfateh Jio, I would like to ask a huge benti for ANY sangat based anywhere from Stoke upwards in the UK (i.e. Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Bradford, Leeds). We are planning a rather large ongoing seva project and I'm looking to get...
  19. Vikram singh

    Sikhs Should Be Doing Seva For This Historical Gurdwara

    An American Sikh leader has urged Washington to rebuild a historic Sikh shrine in Iraq, destroyed by extremists three years ago. Rajwant Singh met Secretary of Defence Robert Gates Wednesday during a White House ceremony to welcome the Pope and requested him to help reconstruct the gurdwara...
  20. spnadmin

    Saeva Ishnaan - Seva Behind The Scenes

    I thought this was educational and funny. Singhs and Singhnis prepare Ashram Guru Ram Das Gurdwara for Sunday Services. 2.5 hours of video have been condensed into a few minutes -- which makes everyone look even busier. And is very entertaining. You will see a host of people cleaning and...
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