Posts by: Shanti Kaur Khalsa

Bowing Jaap Sahib – Postural Suggestions

Shanti Kaur shares suggestions for getting the most out of your Bowing Jaap Sahib experience. When sitting in Rock Post (Vajrasana), place the top of the feet on the ground with the heels directly under the sitting bones.  The ideal is to keep the knees together and keep the feet parallel and slightly
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Guru Gobind Singh and the Shabad Guru

The Shabad Guru of Guru Nanak evolved through the crystal psyche of the ten great Sikh Guru's and the Shabad once again rose as the single and uncontested Guru of the Sikhs. So the Shabad Guru reigns even today. To embrace the Shabad as your Guru, teacher, and guide takes courage and devotion.
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Master and Disciple

Renowned Canadian artist - Kanwar Singh, the painter/chronicler of Sikh History, painted this image, "Guru Gobind Singh: Master and Disciple."  It depicts a scene from the seminal event in Sikh history: the First Vaisakhi of 1699 and the Creation of The Khalsa. In the scene thus captured, we witness as follows: Having just
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Disaster Relief – Seva in Action

2017 a was tough year on the planet earth. Storms, floods, and earthquakes struck in all directions.  Who knows what 2018 will bring, but we all must be prepared to see more trauma as Mother Earth evolves into a new reality.  There is nothing we can do about that. There is something we can
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Sikhs en la Plaza de Santa Fe

Santa Fe está llena en el verano. Es uno de los principales destinos turísticos en los Estados Unidos y alberga a más de un millón de personas cada año. La histórica Plaza de Santa Fe es el centro del corazón de la ciudad y es el destino de todos los visitantes en algún
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