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Sikh Birth and Naming Ceremony ~ Lego series

12 hours 54 min ago
We continue the “ceremonies” series with - Sikh birth and naming ceremony.

Glory of Guru Nanak’s Path

Mon, 11/30/2020 - 11:12pm
Initial lessons I have picked up in few years of trying to follow Guru Nanak’s path

Teachings of Guru Nanak

Mon, 11/30/2020 - 10:39pm
There are many stories of Guru Nanak from his childhood, his travels and his last days. Let's recall some of his stories and the life lessons we learn from them.

Merry Gurpurab: Don’t extinguish the magic

Mon, 11/30/2020 - 12:10am
Let us not lose the ‘magic’ of Sikhi even if some aspects which bring us joy and celebration are fictitious, or just not fact.

SikhNet - Virtual 'Sangat'

Sun, 11/29/2020 - 12:51pm
I had the honour of meeting the two pioneers of SikhNet - Guruka Singh Ji and Gurumustuk Singh Ji - when they informed me of their vision back in the last few years of the last century. I think Gurmustuk was just a teenager then!

New Jersey Recognized Siri Guru Granth Sahib as a "Living Guru"

Fri, 11/27/2020 - 6:55pm
Recognizes cultural, religious, and interfaith importance of Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji as “Living Guru” of Sikhs in promoting peace and declaring Sikhs as distinct ethnic and religious minority.

Animation: GurGaddi was passed to the Panth and the Granth

Fri, 11/27/2020 - 3:18pm
For this GurGaddi story we at SikhNet did our best to do justice to what Guru has bestowed upon us: We have two Gurus in perpetuity. Guru Panth, Guru Granth.

Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur: An Overview of His Life and Bani

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 11:47am
Having a cursory look on the meanings of this shabad may give you a wrong impression that Guru Jee pleads for a life of renunciation and other-worldliness.

My Journey as a Sikh Artist

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 8:31am
Art like music has a universal language, it comes from a source deep within and makes its voice heard.

Why I "Pay it Forward"

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 8:31am
My name is Jujhar Singh from the UK. I am on the SikhNet Board of Directors and I’ve been supporting Sikhnet for a long time now.

Bhagat Namdev Ji: Life and Legacy

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 5:57am
“Hindu poojai dhehuraa musalamaan maseet. Naame soiee seviaa jeh dhehuraa na maseet.” 

Guru Tegh Bahadur ~ Martyrdom and Message

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 10:49pm
He was destined to earn the title of the invincible warrior: the martyr who defies death, conquers self

Sikh Communities Can Benefit Massively From Improved First Aid

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 11:17pm
Sikh community may benefit from this community-led ability to lend basic – yet often lifesaving – medical help

First ever Online Gurmat Crash Course in Canada by GGSSC

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 11:08pm
Online Gurmat Crash Course delivered Grand Prize Trophies right to the winners’ doors

Kaur Voices Ep. 27 - The Mental Health Spotlight with Jessie Brar

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 3:34am
Jessie Brar is a mental health advocate and expert-by-experience. After struggling with her own mental health for several years, she went on to pursue her studies in Psychology and began volunteering alongside many mental health charities. She went on to share her story around the world through her writing and public speaking. She also founded The Mental Health Spotlight, a platform dedicated to raising awareness about mental health in the South Asian community. Jessie has shared her story and knowledge with thousands across the globe, including notable health ministers and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Is on the list of 100 most influential Sikh’s under 30.

Guru Tegh Bahadur Scholarship for Human Rights

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 11:59pm
Scholarship established in honour of Guru Tegh Bahadur, who sacrificed his life to protect Human Rights

Kaur Voices - Ep. 26 | Sardarni Navleen Kaur, Founder, Sahara Sisterhood -

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 9:43pm
Sardarni Navleen Kaur, Sikh community educator, activist, humanitarian, Sikh minister and entrepreneur shares her wisdom with us on what inspired her into activism, steps she’s taking to safeguard our faith institutions and create safe spaces for women and children and how to follow in Guru Nanak Dev ji’s footsteps as a revolutionary.

[Book Release] ~ The Great Guru Nanak - Vol.2

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 2:39am
A simple, inspirational snippet of teachings from Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee

Recognizing the 12 Forms of our Guru

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:09am
The real revelation was this was written directly by Guru Gobind Singh.

Video ~ Documentary on Fijian Sikh History

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 11:54pm
A docu about the Sikhs in Fiji & the first Historic Gurdwara there...