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  1. linzer

    Taking Amrit

    Morning All , We are planning or trip to India this April and when we there we had wanted to take Amrit in the Bangal Sahib . My question is this ; Do they explain the rehat maryada as it is published in regard to vegetarianism or do they invent what they feel is right. I have no intention of...
  2. spnadmin

    The Problem With Taking Too Many Vitamins

    The problem with taking too many vitamins Dr. Chris van Tulleken http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24563590 Millions of people swear by vitamin supplements. But many are wasting their time and some could even be harming themselves, argues Dr Chris van Tulleken. In November 1912 a...
  3. Archived_Member16

    India Naga Sanyasi Stopped From Taking 'samadhi' For Nirbhaya

    Naga sanyasi stopped from taking 'samadhi' for Nirbhaya By Mrigank Tiwari, TNN - Feb 2, 2013, 12.44 AM IST ALLAHABAD: A Nagasanyasi, who had pledged to bury himself under earth by taking 'bhoosamadhi' to highlight Delhi gangrape victim Nirbhaya's issue at the Mahakumbh on Friday, was...
  4. spnadmin

    Buddhism Taking A Zen Approach To Caregiving

    Taking a Zen Approach to Caregiving By JUDITH GRAHAM http://newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/taking-a-zen-approach-to-caregiving/?hp You try to help your elderly father. Irritated and defensive, he snaps at you instead of going along with your suggestion. And you think “this is so...
  5. Harry Haller

    Is Our Obsession With Guru Taking Us Further Away From Creator

    Gurfatehji In my opinion, it was never the Gurus intention to turn themselves into Gods, to be worshipped or to be put onto a pedestal. I believe that the Gurus had no special powers, no supernatural powers, they had just managed to achieve the state of Naam, and wanted to share that with us...
  6. Archived_Member16

    India Judiciary Taking Over Executives's Functions: Govt To SC

    July 16, 2011 Judiciary taking over executive's functions: Govt to SC Dhananjay Mahapatra, TNN - Jul 16, 2011, 01.10am IST NEW DELHI: The Centre on Friday vented its strong opposition to what it termed the judiciary taking over the executive's function and moved the Supreme Court...
  7. I

    Sipping Water Used To Wash Feet. Taking Rounds Of Nishan Sahib. Should We?

    Waheguru ji ka khalsa waheguru ji ki fateh. Whenever I go to the Gurudwara I see lots of people taking a sip of the water where they wash their feet(taking it as a sip of amrit)....then they also do matha tek to the nishan sahib, and take a round around it and again do matha tek to it....well...
  8. spnadmin

    USA Spike In Islamophobia Taking Toll On Sikhs

    This past weekend, two Sikh men, aged 78 and 65, were shot in broad daylight as they were walking down a street in Elk Grove, a suburb of Sacramento. The 65-year-old man died, while his friend was critically wounded. The assailant sped away in a light brown pickup. At this point, police are...
  9. spnadmin

    (In Punjabi/ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) Such Bhit As Per Gurbani

    Forwarded by SPN Mentor Gyani Jarnail Singh Arshi After viewing the given Links, Gurduara Parbandhaks, Parcharaks and Sangat could avoid various brahminical rituals. thanks, YouTube - Vichar Such Bhit 1 GGMC YouTube - Vichar Such Bhit 2 GGMC YouTube - Vichar Such Bhit 3...
  10. M

    Taking Amrit

    am 15 and dont ut hair or eat meat, wake up early have bath do paat and try to lve like an amrithari....... i want to take amrit but am confused as to if i should wait until im older or take it now. this is because i have heard stories of girls taaking amrit then breaking their promise because...
  11. K

    Taking Care Of His Friend

  12. spnadmin

    Middle Schoolers Taking Action On (Sikh) Civil Rights

    Middle Schoolers taking action on (Sikh) civil rights Last Friday, I was invited by the organization Teaching Matters to participate as an “expert” community activist in their annual Civil Rights Student Summit in downtown Manhattan. I was looking forward to the opportunity to work...
  13. Admin

    Taking The Bull By The Horns - Panjab Digital Library

    Taking the Bull by the Horns: Preserving Our History by GURPAL SINGH BHULLER Something has always bugged me about 1984. Not just the attack on The Golden Temple, horrendous though it was. Not just the attack on The Akal Takht. Not just the attacks on numerous other gurdwaras...
  14. spnadmin

    Leisure Meditation Vacations: Taking A Walk On The Mild Side

    Meditation vacations: Take a walk on the mild side Chantal Eustace, Canwest News Service Published: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 To fully appreciate why Machu Picchu, Peru is one of the so-called wonders of the world, it’s best to put on a good pair...
  15. spnadmin

    General Sikh Girl Taking On Another Army

    YouTube - sikh girl taking on another army
  16. S

    Sikh News Sikh Priest Films Woman Taking Bath

    Sikh priest films woman taking bath Tushar Rattan, TNN 16 August 2009, 02:48am IST PrintEmailDiscussBookmark/ShareSaveCommentText Size:| KIRATPUR SAHIB (ROPAR): Days after a Ludhiana gurdwara granthi was caught watching porn clips on his cellphone while reading scriptures, another priest was...
  17. J

    How To Say "Wahe" While Taking Breath Inside

    Gurfateh to Everyone - I was just listening one audio from one Sant ji, He emphasized to have Amrit Vela in life. He also mentioned about doing simran before starting path. One thing is not clear to me how can we say "Wahe" while taking breath inside. He mentioned to say wahe-guru and...
  18. J

    Questions About Taking Amrit

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh I'm considering taking Amrit next week, and I had few questions. Some are quite silly, so please forgive me. Q1. They say, you take amrit when Guruji is ready to accept you, not when you are. But then why do a lot of people "break" their amrit...
  19. S

    Answers To Questions About Taking AMRIT

    Q : What is the need of taking ‘Amrit’, the soul should be clean ? Ans : It is correct that soul should be clean but still taking ‘Amrit’ is absolutely necessary. Please tell, was the soul of Guru Gobind Singh Ji unclean ? Guru Sahib himself took ‘Amrit’ from ‘Panj Piaras’ and gave directive...
  20. S

    Sikh News Pesticides Taking Huge Health Toll In Punjab's Malwa Region (New Kerala)

    By Ranjana Narayan, New Delhi, Oct 5: Punjab's Malwa region, once referred to as 'Makheon meetha Malwa' (sweeter than honey) for its rich agricultural produce and cotton farming, is today battling environment-related health problems including a noticeable rise in cancer cases, kidney ailments...