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  1. A_seeker

    Rationalism A Speech On Spirituality By Javed Aktar

    I am quite sure ladies and gentlemen, that in this august assembly nobody would envy my position at this moment. Speaking after such a charismatic and formidable personality like Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is like coming out of the pavilion to play after Tendulkar has made a sparkling century. But in...
  2. drdpsn

    General "my Journey In Science - Autobiography Of An Indian Scientist" : Book Review By Dr. D. P. Singh*

    Book Title : My Journey in Science - Autobiography of an Indian Scientist Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk, Prof. of Eminence, Punjabi University, Patiala Published by : Gracious Books, Patiala, India Year of Publication : 2018; Price : Rs...
  3. D

    Sikhi Moh, Maya, Compassiona, Faith & More

    Prelude We have all been taught that Maya is money. After all, it is a simple translation. Maya is in fact, anything that has gotten a hold of you. Cigarettes, drugs, alcohol. In my case, it was astrology. And once it reigns its hold on you, it will do anything to keep you in your place...
  4. drdpsn

    "Mera Jeevan Safar" (Autobiography Of Prof. H. S. Virk) - Book Review By Dr. D. P. Singh*

    "Mera Jeevan Safar" (Autobiography of Prof. H. S. Virk) - Book Review by Dr. D. P. Singh* Book : Mera Jeevan Safar (Punjabi) Author : Prof. Hardev Singh Virk Publication Year : March 2017 No. of Pages/ Cost : 160, Rs 250 Published by : Gracious Books, 23 Shalimar...
  5. Rajveer_97

    What Counts As "sangat" To You?

    The way I see sangat is anyone that shares the goal of finding The One, spiritual enlightnment and lives a life of love. For me sangat goes beyond religious labels, how about you? What do you think? Do you share a similar view? Or is sangat for you only those who are Sikhs? Would love to hear...
  6. Ishna

    Sikhi Sikh Spirituality And Its Manifestations

    I'm interested to learn more about how the sangat perceives the spiritual and the temporal in Sikhi. Sometimes it seems like people can be in only one camp or the other. As Sikhs, we strive to balance both of these qualities. So, what are they, exactly? Temporal (miri) is easy to understand...
  7. Admin

    Sikhism Book Review : Sikhism And Spirituality By Rabinder Singh

    About the Author: Rabinder Singh Bhamra was born in 1940 and raised in the city of Amritsar in Punjab, India into an industrial family. He grew up with an interest in the fine arts and finished his college education at Khalsa College, Amritsar with a Bachelor of the Arts. Later, the author did...
  8. Luckysingh

    Which Path To The Shabad Guru: Scholarship Or Spirituality?

    I think 'awareness' comes with spiritual experience. But then again we get 2 extremes- 1st)- We get the learned or scholars that 'insist' because of their spiritual experiences. They then may use such experience to endorse certain areas of gurbani. 2nd)- On the other hand we have...
  9. Archived_Member16

    Teaching Kids About Spirituality

    Teaching Kids About Spirituality by Lain Ehmann According to some experts, spirituality can help kids make their way through life. Having a spiritual grounding can help kids deal with crisis, resist peer pressure, and avoid negative influences such as drugs and alcohol, says Lisa Miller...
  10. BhagatSingh

    Inspirational Daniel Tammet: Different Ways Of Knowing

    Autistic savante shares his experiences (of his perception). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pzd7ReqiQnE& The world is truely "richer and vaster than it to often seems to be".
  11. spnadmin

    Spirituality And Religion Are Not Mutually Exclusive

    Scott Perlo Rabbi, Adat Shalom Posted: February 18, 2011 09:30 PM A few weeks ago, I wrote a column exploring the lack of participation of men in American religion. Much to my surprise, I received two kinds of comments again and again about the article. The first category of...
  12. Ambarsaria

    Albert Einstein And Spirituality: From The Man Of Atom Bomb

    I see lot of references in Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji on the highlighted parts on the quotes from one of the most brilliant minds of this century. Spiritually it almost seems at times he is reading from Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji. Please contribute with comments and complete shabad references or...
  13. spnadmin

    Judaism The Rabbi Who Believes In Zeus: Why All Intuitions Of God Are Incomplete

    Rabbi Alan Lurie Author, 'Five Minutes on Mondays: Finding Unexpected, Purpose, Peace and Fulfillment at Work' Writing blogs for the Huffington Post's Religion section -- in which I often attempt to present a nuanced, personal understanding of God, and a defense of the inherent goodness in...
  14. spnadmin

    Embrace Your Crisis Of Faith

    Kent Annan Author of After Shock and co-director of Haiti Partners A crisis of faith -- when you seriously question whether what you believe/how you see/what you're committed to is actually true -- is a good thing. It's not pleasant. It hurts. The ground goes wobbly. You may be reaching for...
  15. spnadmin

    Hinduism Makar Sankranti: A Hindu Celebration Of Science And Spirituality

    Anju Bhargava Founder, Hindu American Seva Charities Hindus are inheritors of a culture which integrated spirituality and science with great pageantry. Hinduism's underlying core belief is that there is only God and everything emanates from that One. All forms are an expression of the...
  16. Archived_Member16

    General Spirituality Is Key To Kids' Happiness, Study Suggests

    Spirituality Is Key To Kids' Happiness, Study Suggests ScienceDaily — New study suggests spirituality, not religious practices, determine how happy children are. To make children happier, we may need to encourage them to develop a strong sense of personal worth, according to Dr. Mark Holder...
  17. spnadmin

    Making Space For Sane Spirituality

    Atheist organizations are now unleashing a barrage of ads in various media, escalating their struggle against their faith-based enemies. According to Laurie Goodstein in the New York Times, the campaign is both an attempt to neutralize the perceived stigma attached to atheism and an effort to...
  18. Admin

    Spirituality And Science In The 21st Century

    Spirituality and Science in the 21st Century Gurbakhsh Singh (USA) The thought of spirituality is as old as humanity itself. Along with the development of human knowledge, the nature of the faith in the supernatural authority has also changed. Hinduism, a major faith in the East, claims it...
  19. Admin

    Judaism What Is The Biggest Divide In The Jewish Community?

    A recent article by preeminent Jewish historian Dr. Jonathan Sarna demonstrates how, contrary to predictions, rifts between American Jewish denominations have failed to tear our community asunder -- even between Orthodox and the more liberal streams -- and in fact, there's considerably more...
  20. Y

    Japuji Sahib: The Celestial Ladder

    Esteemed Sardar Aman Singh Ji SPN Administrator Sikh Philosophy Network Gurfateh Sending you information about a new release on Japuji Sahib by Madan G. Gandhi (Tr.) With kind regards and all best wishes for the fulfilment of the divine mission. Yayati