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Youth Effort on the Love of Hair

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 9:31pm
Sikh History Series sevadars and Singh Army sevadars over the last few months have visited various cities across the U.K. delivering a special seminar 'Kesh Smabal' - looking after and preserving the honour of your Kesh.

Resolution of Religion Vs. Science Conflict

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 7:51pm
SGGS gives the detailed scientific process of creation of the universe. Its inclusion will make this paper too long so let us leave that for another time. SGGS also gives a synopsis detailing how the Creator planned and implemented...

My Sentimental Journey from Dera Baba Nanak to Kartarpur (Pakistan)

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 4:27pm
It was a sentimental journey connecting to my roots and my faith. In Lahore, my visit was hosted by two friends, Jean Marie Lafont, a French historian of French Generals in the Khalsa Raj army of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, and Engineer Dr. Asgar Ali who was my contemporary in the International Hall of Paris University in 1971.

Guru Nanak: The Founder of Sikh Religion

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 3:37pm
Guru Nanak’s teaching was addressed to all men irrespective of caste, race or religion. He attacked empty rituals and ceremonies but never any religious faith. He condemned those Pundits and Mullahs who abused their faith for personal power and pelf. He called upon Hindus to become better Hindus and Muslims to become better Muslims.

Life lessons from water

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 2:44pm
When I first tried to learn swimming, I came to realize that the more I splashed my arms and feet, the more turmoil I stirred in water, the more I sank. These early experiences in water taught me an important life lesson. The trick is that even if you are scared of the depth of water, you have to trust and let go of the struggle. You'll find that you don't sink. You actually float.

Honorary classes on Persian sources of Sikh literature: A unique initiative by Naad Pargaas USA

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 1:54pm
Naad Pargaas USA strives to foster a Sabda inspired culture... The goal shall be to make students capable enough to read, understand, and learn parts of  Zafarnamah (penned by Guru Gobind Singh) and writing of Bhai Nand Lal Goya.

Following In The Footsteps of Nanak

Fri, 01/14/2022 - 11:59am
I have been blown away by the series so far and cannot wait to see how it progresses further. I look forward to seeing how Amardeep deals with Baba Ji's travels in Arabia and beyond as there are travel restrictions to non-Muslims in these parts especially Mecca and Medina! (Amardeep informs that he sent his Muslim team members to video those parts.)

All Four Brothers ~ A Video Poem

Mon, 01/10/2022 - 1:27pm
All four brothers, brave and strong. Fighting those unjust and wrong. Fearless and devout in their faith. Imbued in Sikh with Waheguru's Grace

Being Peace-Loving Doesn't Mean Submitting to Tyranny & Injustice

Mon, 01/10/2022 - 12:15pm
The history of the peace loving Sikhs is peppered with atrocities inflicted by Mughal rulers, and the priests of the day. Sikh Gurus were often imprisoned, brutally and publicly tortured and then martyred. In spite of all this the noble Sikhs imbibing Guru Nanak's teachings grew in numbers and in their spirituality.

Guru Gobind Singh’s Devoted Sikhs Bhai Nigahiya Singh Grewal and other Martyrs of Alamgir

Thu, 01/06/2022 - 5:18pm
The names of Bhai Sher Singh, Bhai Sardul Singh and Bhai Sukha Singh Grewals of Alamgir were also among the martyrs at Chamkaur Sahib... All of them were put on pyre in the battleground together at Chamkaur Sahib. Gurdwara Katalgarh Sahib commemorates their memory. The villagers of Alamgir, however, have made Smadhs of these martyrs in Alamgir also.

The Sikh Religion: Introduction and Overview

Sat, 01/01/2022 - 6:15pm
Sikhism, a revealed religion, is the youngest among the major world faiths. This system, as preached by Guru Nanak, has a universal appeal and an eternal relevance. Guru Nanak is, in fact, the revealer of a new gospel, the founder of a new faith, the perfect example of piety and deep devotion.

16 questions that will change your year/life

Sat, 01/01/2022 - 4:45pm
Answer these to start off 2022

Perspective of Enlightened Souls

Thu, 12/30/2021 - 12:26pm
The very purpose of introducing this shabad above by Kabir Ji is to share an eyewitness account of an enlightened person. As we have not personally experienced it, relating to it is difficult.

Our 2021 Gift to You

Wed, 12/29/2021 - 11:07am
A special gift to bless your home and all who enter from SikhNet.

Art: Mata Gujri Ji and the Chote Sahibzade

Tue, 12/28/2021 - 9:29am
In this painting, Mata Gujri ji and the Chote Sahibzade are saying their Antim Ardas, their final prayer, in the cold tower where they were imprisoned by the Mughal police, before execution.

Amritsar Airport: The Endless Wait For Public Transport Connectivity

Mon, 12/27/2021 - 10:51pm
The religious and tourist capital of Punjab, Amritsar is a developing city with an international airport, that not only serves people in the state of Punjab but also the adjoining states including Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh.

On Nurturing Sikh Values Among Young People

Mon, 12/27/2021 - 10:14pm
There is a dire lack of Sikh literature in different languages, be it Hindi, Urdu, English etc. Sikh families living in other states of India or Western countries are facing a challenging situation to motivate their children. The need for Gumat based educational tools is at an all-time high.

NEW ANIMATION ~ Saka Sirhind - Chhotey Sahibzade

Mon, 12/27/2021 - 5:16pm
This story was told as a way to invite our youth, ourselves, and anyone who has a heart to receive it, to join the Sahibzade as children of Guru Gobind Singh and Mata Sahib as well as grandchildren of Mata Gujri ji and Guru Teg Bahadur. 

Saka Sirhind - Martyrdom of Chote Sahibzade

Sun, 12/26/2021 - 10:57pm
Chhotte Sahibzade of [ sons of Guru Gobind Singh] attained martyrdom on 26 December 1705 at a very young age of 9 & 5 only. This is known as Saka Sirhind.

What Is In Our Control ? What Sikhi Says

Thu, 12/23/2021 - 11:18pm
Satpal Singh reflects on the concept of individual control (free will) or divine control (Hukam - destiny). Using the shabadh Akhan Jor Chuppai Neh Jor from Japji Sahib.