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Sikh presents at Australian Royal Commission ~ Child Sexual Abuse

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 9:14pm
Responses of institutions and government organisations to allegations and instances of child sexual abuse being examined.

Yoga Beats Drugs for Depression: Study

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 9:55pm
The practice of yoga coupled with deep breathing eased the symptoms of individuals suffering from depression without the use of potentially harmful medication,..

Youth Q&A - Is Sikhism Dying?

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 3:50pm
Is our religion declining due to trimmed beard and kesh?

Jap Ji Sahib in Phonetic Script

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 7:41am
Transliterating the accurate pronunciation of the Jap Ji Sahib through the International Phonetic Alphabet

Be the Change || Spoken Word Poetry ~ Video

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 6:21am
A social media campaign aimed at inspiring the youth of our panth to be the "Agents of Change".

The Secret of Happiness

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 4:21pm
Something that fulfils an immediate desire may not make us happy in the long term. The addict knows that although he thinks he needs the drug, it doesn’t make him happy.

5th Annual British Sikh Report launched in Parliament

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 8:37pm
Aims to provide robust and reliable data on the views and opinions of Sikhs as well as give a snapshot of the British Sikh community.

Guru Granth Sahib against cruelty

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 5:46pm
"Cruelty, material attachment, greed and anger are the four rivers of fire. Falling into them, one is burnt, O Nanak!" (SGGS p 147).

The Four Treasures - Learning Adi Granth

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 5:28pm
These are needs of Soul to attain the supreme spiritual bliss i.e attainment of god. Gurbani contains information about soul and gives description how soul could liberate.

Youth Q&A - Are ladies allowed as "Panj Pyare"?

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 3:17pm
To be honest there is two answers to your question, The older Sikh population is still practicing the old practices of caste discrimination and gender discrimination, whereas the younger Sikh population as well as western educated Sikhs have become more open minded and accepting of people.

The 21st Century Misals are our Achilles Heel

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 3:08pm
We have splintered into smithereens of thousands of 21st century Misals.

The Sikh 'Mark Zuckerberg' supports the sick and vulnerable

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 9:48pm
Sikh entrepreneur and coder from the UK is improving lives with his innovative social network, AnonCare.

Chardi Kala – Sikh Reasons to Be Cheerful

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 4:35pm
So how can you stay in high spirits all the time?

Sindhi Hindus & Nanakpanthis in Pakistan

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:08pm
Very little information is available in the public domain especially around Sindhi's relationship with the Sikh religion.

The Meaning of Sangat (and more)

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 5:51pm
The Inner Meaning of Sangat and How Gurbani Changes our Brains

Why Addiction Makes You Unhappy and Meditation Makes You Happy

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 5:02pm
Book Review: The Craving Mind: From Cigarettes to Smartphones to Love – Why We Get Hooked and How We Can Break Bad Habits – by Judson Brewer

The Lotus Flower

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 2:50pm
Chardikala is a state when your feelings are stable and you remain in balance...

The Plight of the Falun Gong

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 2:36pm
We pray that human rights activists the world over will join the struggle against organ harvesting


Wed, 03/22/2017 - 9:23am
Hola Mohalla is celebrated at the birth place of Khalsa, Takht Shri Anandpur Sahib with religious ceremonies

Book Review ~ The Tartan Turban: In Search of Alexander Gardner

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:58pm
A Scots-American at Ranjit Singh’s Court