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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

The seat of guilt and shame

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 4:26pm
The large intestine is the meridian where we hold feelings of guilt and shame, where we feel "bad," wronged, unclean, undervalued, of little self-worth, unhonoured and judged.

Siddh Gosht

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 3:31pm
A simple look at the famous dialog between Guru Nanak Dev Ji and the yogis

Just Show It. Don’t Just Tell.

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 8:54pm
Canadians came to know who the Sikhs were without billboards or ads. Humble service was enough.

Jāpu Sāhib History & Translation

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:02pm
The Jāpu Sāhib serves as a general invocation at the beginning of the Dasam Granth Sahib. It has parallels with the Jap of Guru Nanak, the first composition in the Adi Guru Granth Sahib. Guru Nanak bows to Vahiguru, ādesu tisai ādesu, and this same devotion is continued on by the Tenth Nanak - Guru Gobind Singh.

Love, Marriage and Divorce

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 12:35pm
Why are so many Indians marrying inter-caste?

“Sittosis” New Study Reveals Skyrocketing Death Rates from “Sitting”

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 11:49am
7 Ways to Live Potentially Decades Longer and Healthier, Adding Years to Your Life!

Sikhi and the Gursikh ~ Poem by Ramneet Kaur

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 9:44pm
Sikhi my Love, Sikhi my Passion.

Sikhism in a Nutshell

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 3:56pm
In which the author sums up the essence of the faith in a short essay

Religious Diversity Journeys 2017 - Visits to Detroit Gurdwaras

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 2:19pm
Gurdwaras in Detroit and surrounding areas hosted more than 600 students from 7th grade.

Refurbishment of the Central Gurdwara, London

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 1:03pm
The Central Gurdwara since 2000 has made slow progress with renovation and the local residents observed the deterioration in the façade and general structure of the Sikh Temple.

4100 Sikh Gurdwaras and Institutions celebrate Sikh Environment Day across India and World

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 7:02am
Sikh Gurdwaras, institutions, schools and communities all across India and over the world celebrated Sikh Environment Day

History of Harmonium and Stringed Instruments in Sikh Kirtan

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 5:28pm
The harmonium is the only instrument most Sikhs have ever experienced Sikh Kirtan through. It came into India via Portuguese missionaries as a more portable alternative to the church organ.

Yet Another Hate Crime in Kent, WA - Sad but not Sorry…

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 10:10am
Your destiny is not in your hand. God himself takes you where you are destined to be.

What Mumbai Sangat had to say on the 350th prakash purab

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 9:42am
This short film is a series of man-on-the-street interviews in Mumbai

Choose to ACT or Choose to be EXTINCT!

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 8:30pm
We are not apart from nature, we are a part of this nature.