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  1. drdpsn

    TEACHINGS OF SRI GURU TEGH BAHADUR JI : A PERSPECTIVE by Dr. D. P. Singh

    TEACHINGS OF SRI GURU TEGH BAHADUR Ji: A PERSPECTIVE Dr. D. P. Singh Guru Tegh Bahadur fell as a martyr to the freedom of consciousness and belief, under orders of Aurangzeb, a ruler, who with his puritanical views had an attitude of narrow exclusiveness in the matters of religion...
  2. D

    Understanding ੴ - Designed By Guru Nanak to Represent Eternal Entity (GOD); by Dr. D. S. Chahal, Canada

    UNDERSTANDING ੴ DESIGNED BY GURU NANAK TO REPRESENT ETERNAL ENTITY (GOD) Prof Devinder Singh Chahal, PhD Institute for Understanding Sikhism Laval, Quebec, H7W 5L9 Email: sikhism@iuscanada.com ABSTRACT This short research paper discusses how the logo, ੴ , designed by Guru Nanak was...
  3. drdpsn

    Opinion An International Physicist and A Devoted Proponent of Sikhism - Prof. (Dr.) Surjit Singh Bhatti interviewed by Dr. D. P. Singh

    An International Physicist and a Devoted Proponent of Sikhism - Professor (Dr.) Surjit Singh Bhatti Interviewed by Dr. Devinder Pal Singh Center for Understanding Sikhism, Mississauga, ON, Canada Prof. Dr. Surjit Singh Bhatti, born in 1943, at Amritsar, India, is an international Physicist, a...
  4. M

    Hard Talk Sikh-Muslim Relations

    Sat Sri Akal, I am from Pakistani background born in a Muslim family though not religious at all I follow the cultural aspect. I have been living in Canada for past two decades and in my area there is a huge Sikh population. I have always respected Sikh people's beliefs but it seems to me most...
  5. M

    Hard Talk Sikhi versus Khalsa

    Wahe Guru Ji Ka Khalsa! Wahe Guru Ji Ki Fateh!! I come from a family of Bandai Sikhs who came to Bombay after Partition in 1947. Growing up in the metropolis I have had the chance to meet and intermingle with Keshadhari Sikhs who have adopted practices that are shunned upon and clean shaven...
  6. INTERVIEW RAVI JASAL WITH DR DEVINDER PAL SINGH ABOUT BOOK SCIENCE AND SIKHISM CH 9 EARTH A GRE

    INTERVIEW RAVI JASAL WITH DR DEVINDER PAL SINGH ABOUT BOOK SCIENCE AND SIKHISM CH 9 EARTH A GRE

    Discussion on the Book "Science and Sikhism- Conflict or Coherence" Chapter 9 "Earth - A Great Mother"
  7. INTERVIEW RAVI JASAL WITH DR DEVINDER PAL SINGH ABOUT BOOK SCIENCE AND SIKHISM CH 8 SUN AN ENIGMA

    INTERVIEW RAVI JASAL WITH DR DEVINDER PAL SINGH ABOUT BOOK SCIENCE AND SIKHISM CH 8 SUN AN ENIGMA

    Discussion on the Book "Science and Sikhism- Conflict or Coherence" Chapter 8 "Sun - An Enigmatic Star"
  8. IJSingh

    Sikhi Is Sikhi a Universal Faith?

    First things first. Most of us connect with one religion or another; naturally, we treasure some deeply held practices. You need to know that I am a Sikh so that my biases won’t surprise you. Today I take on a question that is larger than life. I attack this Gordian knot less to resolve but...
  9. R

    Britisher tried to put Harimandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on auction

    On 30 April 1877 Britisher tried to put Harimandir Sahib (Golden Temple) on auction that got cancelled with the blessings of Guru Ramdas ji. Surprisingly this incident never been brought up by Sikhs since it was an act of Christians. Read full article...
  10. IJSingh

    Sikhi Ideas, Ideals & Technology

    A universal sequence, nay, a law to human life and progress comes to mind. Sometimes an idea sparks in a brain and mind prepared by circumstance or conscious design. Without technology to breathe life into it, the idea remains unfulfilled. If it is not to be buried in the ash heap of...
  11. Dr Karminder Singh

    Controversial The Hijackers Of Sikhi, Part 1: The Hijacking Explained

    Sikhi as it is practiced today, is no longer the Sikhi that was taught to us by our Gurus. It is a spirituality that stands distorted, corrupted and tainted. Its scripture – Gurbani – has been distorted through vedic and puranic slants in interpretations and translations; its history muddled in...
  12. R

    Why And How Sikhi Spread Throughout The World?

    Why and how Sikhi spread throught the world in old days? My topic means : how and why several crore people from many Asian regions, all religions and all ideologies became followers of Guru Nanak Dev ji i.e. Guru Nanak Nam Leva, who were later called Sikhs? What was chrishma in Him which...
  13. drdpsn

    Book Review: Science And Sikhism - Conflict Or Coherence By Prof. Harbans Lal, Ph.d.; D.litt. (hons)

    BOOK REVIEW By Prof. Harbans Lal, Ph.D.; D.Litt. (Hons). "Science and Sikhism: Conflict or Coherence" (Anthology of Essays on Various Concepts in Sri Guru Granth Sahib), 334 pages Author: Dr. D.P. Singh Singh Brothers Publishers, Amritsar, India When I received the newly published book my...
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    Sikhi Chanting Tsunami, Counting Meters And Sikhi

    Our Shabd Guru speaks on the issue of COUNTING & KEEPING COUNT. Note: the Gurbani word for “counting” is “Ganntey” from the root ਗਿਣਤ Ginnet, or ਗਿਣਤੀ Ginnetti. FIVE verses from our Shabd Guru. ONE ॥ ਮ; ੪ ॥ ਗਣਤੈ ਸੇਵ ਨ ਹੋਵਈ ਕੀਤਾ ਥਾਇ ਨ ਪਾਇ ॥ ਸਬਦੈ ਸਾਦੁ ਨ ਆਇਓ ਸਚਿ ਨ ਲਗੋ ਭਾਉ ॥ SGGS 1246. Mehla 4...
  15. Rajveer_97

    Hard Talk I'm At The Verge Of Losing My Faith In Sikhi. Maybe Already Have. I Need Advice.

    After getting into Sikhi properly and studying it for almost 2 years, I have reached a point where I’ve noticed things within its theology and history that I simply cannot ignore anymore. For the time being I’m leaving Sikhi as it is, I’d call myself a Sikh but only by its general...
  16. Dr Karminder Singh

    Sikhi Daan And Sikhi

    Gurbani based perspective on ਦਾਨ ਦਾਨੁ ਦਾਨਿ The word DAAN appears in Gurbani multiple times in three different versions ਦਾਨ (44 times) and ਦਾਨੁ (234 times) and ਦਾਨਿ (7 times). The difference is meaning between these 3 versions is provided at the relevant portions of this essay. A study of these...
  17. seekingsikhi

    Christian Hymns And Sikh Doctorine

    Vaheguru ji ka khalsa Vaheguru ji ki fateh Sangat ji, My gurmukhi is coming along well, but I'm left with a longing. I can sing and say kirtan and shabads well enough for the length of time I've been learning, but at this point I do not know enough Punjabi (to say nothing of any of the other...
  18. Harry Haller

    Opinion What Is A Sikh? What Is Sikhism?

    Prompted by a discussion on another thread, My own answer, no idea, absolutely no idea at all, however, I do know what is not a Sikh, and what is not Sikhism, although it is all very subjective. If we take what we do know about Sikhism to be true, one fundamental aspect is that there is only...
  19. IJSingh

    Sikhi Forever A Student

    While playing with two languages at the same time -- Punjabi and English – recently an oddity grabbed me. In both, the preschooler or even one who is barely a toddler is happily labeled “student.” But so is the one in school, in college or in graduate school; no matter if he/she is barely able...
  20. Dr Karminder Singh

    Sikhi Sikh & Critical Thinking – Importance In Sikhi - Gurmat

    Meaning of Critical Thinking Critical thinking has been in the news for a long time now with various countries already having incorporated such skills in their educational schemes with some beginning right from the elementary level. What exactly is critical thinking? Some definitions ...
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