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  1. Don_Punjab

    Armit vela???

    Is there anything thats says Nitnem should be done by before Sunrise? Should Japji Sahib be done before Sunrise? Or just Nam Jaap in the hours before sunrise, & Jap ji Sahib done there after nam Jap after Sunrise? Also if one is in deep meditation upon waking up should one still shower...
  2. C

    30 Day Amrit Vela - Introducing A New Member Blog

    Satnaam Satsangat Ji, Whilst i agree that 'counting' our efforts in our path to Waheguru is not the right way to do things...sometimes i feel some initial targets within the Sangat can help readers get out of some bad habits, to make that extra effort, for us each to uplift each other when the...
  3. namjiwankaur

    Amrit Vela - The Naam

    Sat Sri Akal I'm really happy with how things are going. So far I'm listening to Nitnem both in the morning and evening. I have been using mostly English versions, but there have been so many awesome traditional ones I've discovered online also. Are their specific things Sikhs do during...
  4. Mai Harinder Kaur

    Keeping Amrit Vela

    As many of you know, my non-Sikh husband died a couple months ago. While that was a heavy blow to me, it also freed me to keep reht maryada more strictly, which is meaningful to me. Among other things, I have been keeping Amrit Vela. He was totally opposed to my getting up before dawn to...
  5. H

    Amrit Vela - Its Meaning And Interpertations

    <FONT size=3>For the last few days, I had some very interesting discussions on the exact meaning of the word “Amrit Vela”. As per Bhai Kahan Singh Nabha in the ‘Mahan Kosh’, the two literal meanings are as below:-<?"urn:<FONT face="Times New Roman"> AimRq vylw :- iek sMgXw , ArQ 1) rwq dy ipCly...
  6. spnadmin

    (In Punjabi/ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) Baba Vela Mela

    YouTube- babbu mann new song reply PAKHANDI BABE ik baba nanak si Controversy, ludhiana attack on sikhs
  7. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Amrit Vela On Moon ? Once A Lunar Month !

    Amrit Vela on moon? Only once a month? ON Greenland/North Pole ?? once a YEAR ?? what about...Mars..in SPACE ?? In Gurbani Class , we discussed 6th Pauree of Maajh ki Vaar, in which there was a mention of special techniques, auspicious Dates and times to do special tasks/ prayers etc people...
  8. A

    What Is Bandhan Kee Velaa?

    Pray Truth for all and say Satsriakaal! Dear all! Sometime back, I came across the wonderful Vaak from Gurdev and its translation from Dr. Sant Singh Khalsa Jee. byVw bMiD n sikE bMDn kI vylw ] byVw bNiD n sikAo bNDn kI vylw ] bayrhaa banDh na saki-o banDhan kee vaylaa. SGGS Ang 794-16...
  9. Archived_Member16

    Amrit Vela Meditation/Simran

    This Shabad is by Bhagat Kabeer Ji in Salok Kabeer Jee on Pannaa 1372 kbIr swcw siqguru ikAw krY jau isKw mih cUk ] AMDy eyk n lwgeI ijau bWsu bjweIAY PUk ]158] kabeer saachaa sathigur kiaa karai jo sikhaa mehi chook || a(n)dhhae eaek n laagee jio baa(n)s bajaaeeai fook ||158|| Kabeer...
  10. Archived_Member16

    Amrit Vela

    AMRIT VELA lit, ambrosial hour (vela=time or hour), the last quarter of night or predawn morning hours, is reckoned in Sikh spirituality as period of time most conducive to concentration and appropriate for meditation and practicing nam, i.e. repetition of God’s Name. Says Guru Nanak in the...
  11. G

    Awake At Amrit Vela

    This Shabad is by Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Jap on Pannaa 2 True is the Master, True is His Name-speak it with infinite love. People beg and pray, ""Give to us, give to us"", and the Great Giver gives His Gifts. So what offering can we place before Him, by which we might see the Darbaar of...