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Journey into the Heart of Amrit: Part 4

For the last few weeks I have been meditating on commitment, and what it means to me. How am I able to make, and more importantly to keep, the commitments in my life? I have been having an intensive reflection on that, including how it manifests in different parts of my life.
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Journey into the Heart of Amrit: Part 3

I have always experienced a certain feeling of gravity when I think of Amrit vows – I take the process and ceremony very seriously. While I have always felt an overwhelming love of the Guru, and the deepest gratitude that my soul came into the Sikh path during this lifetime, I have held off on
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Journey into the Heart of Amrit: Part 2

I took Amrit about 40 or so years ago at Summer Solstice in NM. At the time I was still in the beginning stages of transforming my identity, and to me it simply seemed like the logical next step. I was already practicing the 5 K’s, so that part didn’t really faze me back then—for
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Journey into the Heart of Amrit: Part 1

Western society, in general view, doesn’t value or encourage us to make a commitment. There is a common quote that says today that "everything is relative." Well, not everything is relative; there are things that are absolute, like the values ​​that bring us closer to our soul. These values ​​should not be negotiated in any
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Journey into the Heart of Sikh Dharma (2016-2017 Testimonials)

Visit www.jhsd.org for more information about this course When I began the course I did not have much knowledge of Sikh Dharma and Sikh writings, other than Japji.  My main goals were to learn about Sikh prayers, philosophy and ceremony, as well as deepen my relationship with the Guru.  It has been an amazing
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Yoga is Only One Facet of a Full Spiritual Path. Dharma Contains All of It

This course hasn’t been one of those supernatural spiritual experiences that sometimes occur, with rare blessings. It hasn’t been totally new or foreign feeling. I guess it has been like growing into some shoes that I bought a few years too early. From the very first moment of seeing my turbaned image reflected in the
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A Journey to Joy

Article courtesy of Sikhnet Editor’s Note: You can find more information about the Journey Into The Heart of Sikh Dharma telecourse, including the course description, schedule, and presenters here.  Journey into the Heart of Sikh Dharma is an international tele-course exploring the foundations of Sikh Dharma. Where does it come from and how does it interface
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Viaje al Corazón de Sikh Dharma

Registro comienza el 8 de Mayo de 2017 Viaje al Corazón de Sikh Dharma comienza su décimo séptimo año entregando a Sikhs, buscadores y estudiantes de la consciencia, la oportunidad de explorar profundamente su relación con Sikh Dharma a través de un pequeño hermoso grupo de tele-curso. Este curso cubre más de 13 tópicos
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Journey to the Heart of Sikh Dharma

Registration opens May 8, 2017 Journey to the Heart of Sikh Dharma is starting its seventeenth year of providing Sikhs, seekers, and students of consciousness, the opportunity to deeply explore your relationship to Sikh Dharma through a beautiful small group tele-course. This course covers 13 specific topics that promote deep understanding and introspection so
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Journey to the Heart of Sikh Dharma

I’ve been facilitating this wonderful small-group tele-course called Journey into the Heart of Sikh Dharma for 12 years and I love it.  I’d love for you to join me and others in this enriching experience.  What I particularly moves me about it is, I guess everything!  We get to hear from amazing presenters on so
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