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    GAP Ad Features Turbaned Sikh. Is The Conversation About Lust Versus Sikh Identity, Or ?

    I have been bickering back and forth with spnadmin ji about this news story which is now more than a week old. Spnadmin ji has doubts about the value of this story. I, who am only now recovering from a fractured skull and concussion, and hope to be back soon with my Haanji threads, should not be...
  2. spnadmin

    Islam The Islamic Veil Across Europe: Questions Of Equality Versus Equity

    I posted this article because it is a compact overview of burka a niqab as matters of public policy in European countries. The topic is one we revisit frequently at SPN. After posting it I was thrown into a state of considerable wonder, because I don't know what the status of burka and niqab is...
  3. spnadmin

    Cosmic Time (Yuga) In Hindu Versus Sikh Traditions

    An Analysis of Cosmic Time (Yuga) Theory in Hindu & Sikh Traditions Prof Arvinder Singh http://sikhinstitute.org/jan_2013/2-arvind.html The concept of time in Hindu religious scripture is not linear, but cyclical. The Hindu cosmology primarily relying upon an idea that the process of...
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    Controversial God's Almightyness Versus Evil

    Hello, God-Allah-Yahvé- thats ok as the different names of God can be easily explained trough the different geographical/historical & cultural contexts but I have doubts about our only and unic God being Almighty...look at all the evil and suffering in this evil-heavy world. And pls do not...
  5. Ajuni

    Philosophy Vs Religion. What Are Your Insights?

    Sat Sri Akal to all! I would like to gain some insight towards the following topic, please and thank you. To my understanding Sikhi is not a religion, it is a philosphy - a philosphy of denouncing religions and understanding that god is one and god is within. simply to praise god and...
  6. Admin

    Punjabi Culture Versus Sikhi

    Punjabi Culture Vs. Sikhi By Author Unknown Picking Sides Sikhism is one religion where you can't have both culture and religion; to maintain either you have to take one out of the equation. Punjabi culture is all about drinking, dancing, and sex discrimination. Sikhi is abstaining from all...
  7. Sikh Collector


    AMRITSAR Versus ANANDGHAR The above album in the Sikh Coins Group contains scans of Sikh silver rupees of Amritsar Mint (top) together with the parallel series coins of Anandghar Mint (bottom). Some of the best examples of these type of coins, are in this album. A must for anyone wishing to...
  8. spnadmin

    Religious Versus Spiritual?

    Religious versus Spiritual? Norris J. Chumley, Ph.D.: Religious Versus Spiritual? It's a trend today to disdain religion as repressive and affirm spirituality as transformational or liberating, but really, one can be a member of a religious institution and be spiritual, or be religious or...
  9. K

    Turban Versus Helmet

    Turban versus Helmet by Bhupinder Singh The author of How Europe is Indebted to the Sikhs – Role of Sikhs in Europe during WW II , Vol. II, chronicler Bhupinder Singh presents the comments of British Generals and one Sikh observer regarding the wearing of Turban during war and hopes that...
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    Sikh News Dera Sachkhand Versus Turbaned Sikhs In Vienna

    11 injured as Sikh rival worshippers clash in Vienna "Witnesses said the fight erupted at the Sikh temple after a dispute over the sermon, given by a man identified by the Austrian Press Agency as Shri Guru Ravidas Sabha." I am really very sad over this incident :8-(:. What impression we put...
  11. Archived_Member16

    Talking Versus Our Actions !

    This Shabad is by Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Siree Raag on Pannaa 85 mÚ 1 ] glNØI AsI cMgIAw AwcwrI burIAwh ] mnhu kusuDw kwlIAw bwhir ictvIAwh ] rIsw kirh iqnwVIAw jo syvih dru KVIAwh ] nwil KsmY rqIAw mwxih suiK rlIAwh ] hodY qwix inqwxIAw rhih inmwnxIAwh ] nwnk jnmu skwrQw jy iqn kY sMig imlwh...
  12. Tejwant Singh

    Dogmas Versus The Science Of Guru Nanak

    It is amazing to see the strife amongst Sikh brethren, between the oldschoolers, who take Sikhi as one more belief system based on some dogmas which can not be questioned because questioning gives Sikhi a scientific approach. Then there are others who want to question and find answers besides...
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    Sikh News Penniless Comrade Versus Bihar's Mighty

    http://www.newindpress.com/Newsitems.asp?ID=IEP20050128113140&Title=States&Topic=343 Penniless comrade versus Bihar's mighty Newindpress, India - 11 hours ago ... an entirely different course. As a worker at Bokaro steel plant in 1984, he watched the anti-Sikh riots in the city. Then he saw ...
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    War Versus Murder ?

    Is war murder, the deliberate taking of another life, is the death penalty murder? If its a eye for an eye, doesn't that make the whole world blind ??