Posted by Sada Bahar Kaur Khalsa& filed under Khalsa Council
The International Khalsa Council met in Española, New Mexico on April, 2016 for its Baisakhi meetings. Established by the Siri Singh Sahib over 40 years ago, the Khalsa Council serves as a leadership body for our Dharma. It is comprised of approximately 100 Ministers and leaders from the global Sikh Dharma community, who meet twice…
Posted by SatKirin Kaur Khalsa& filed under Community, Shabad Guru, Sikh Dharma Technology
Would it surprise you if I told you that the people we surround ourselves with have a profound impact on us? Indeed, one of the most widely used sayings in the English language - you are the company you keep - dates as far back as Biblical times: “He that walketh with wise men shall be…
Posted by Shanti Kaur Khalsa& filed under 10-Guru Gobind Singh, Our Authors, Sikh History, Videos
In this video SS Shanti Kaur shares some inspiring words. She talks about the Akal Takhat and how it was attacked by the Indian Army June 6th, 1984 and thousands of Sikhs were brutally killed. She explains why many of us celebrate this day as the Martyrdom of the Akat Takhat and gives an explanation…
Posted by Jot Singh Khalsa& filed under Around the World, Community, Sikh Art Corner, Your Stories
Early in my career as a knife / kirpan, sword, and jewelry designer and maker, the Siri Singh Sahib Yogi Bhajan wrote me a letter urging me to 'make things that uplift and inspire people'. Since then, my team and I have consciously dedicated consistent efforts toward conceiving, creating and offering affordable artwork that uplifts…
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Around the World, Community, Sikh History
Gurdwara Punja Sahib, Hassan Abdal, Attock, Punjab, Pakistan
Pakistan (the Islamic Republic of Pakistan). It is a sovereign country in South Asia. It has an area covering 796,095 km2(307,374 sq mi). Pakistan has a 1,046 kilometer (650 mi) coastline along the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman in the south. The territory that now constitutes Pakistan was previously home to several ancient cultures including the Mehrgarh of…
Posted by Guru Prakash Kaur Khalsa& filed under Prosperity, Prosperity Shabads
38th Pauri of Japji
POSTURE: Sit in Easy Pose, with a straight spine.
MUDRA: The hands are resting on the knees in Gyan Mudra (first fingers and thumb tips are touching).
EYES: The eyes may be open or closed.
MANTRA: The 38th Pauri of Japji Sahib.
TIME: 11 times.
Posted by Chardi Kala Jatha& filed under Events, Music, Videos
This is a live Kirtan by Chardi Kala Jatha recorded at Camp Miri Piri 2015. Visit www.campmiripiri.com for information about our next Camp Miri Piri
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Prosperity, Prosperity Shabads
25th Pauri of Japji Sahib ~ Bahuta Karam
“If you recite the 25th Pauri of Japji 11 times a day, it will bring you prosperity and wealth.” ~ Yogi Bhajan
POSTURE: Sit in Easy Pose, with a straight spine.
MUDRA: The hands are resting on the knees in Gyan Mudra (first fingers and thumb tips are…
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Prosperity, Prosperity Meditations, Publications
25th Pauri of Japji Sahib ~ Bahuta Karam with Mudra
April 23, 1997
“This shabad will change poverty to prosperity.” — Yogi Bhajan
POSITION: Sit in Easy Pose with a straight spine.
MUDRA: Bring both hands into Gyan Mudra (touch the tip of the index finger with the tip of the…
Posted by Chardi Kala Jatha& filed under Dharmic Education, Legacy Organizations, Shabad Guru, Videos
Sadasat Simran Singh Khalsa is a member of Chardi Kala Jatha and a Hazuri Ragi at Sri Harimandir Sahib, Amritsar. He lived in India for 15 studying Raga and Sikhism.
You can meet Sada Sat Simran Singh and experience his beautiful kirtan in person this summer at Camp Miri Piri in New Mexico, USA.
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Events
During this season of Baisakhi we reflect on the challenge that Guru Gobind Singh posed to the five beloved ones. W e may not experience the extent of their sacrifice in our own lives, however, it seems the biggest challenges we face and overcome contribute the most to our growth and caliber as a person.…
Posted by Siri Kirpal Kaur& filed under Dasvandh, Prosperity Articles, Your Stories
Neither tithing nor spiritual practice—not even one as mighty as Kundalini Yoga—prevents adversity. We signed up for adversity when we signed up for a human incarnation.
What spiritual practice does is give us the right mental attitude to handle adversity when it arises. What tithing does is ensure that we have what we need to…
Posted by Snatam Kaur& filed under 10-Guru Gobind Singh, Music, Our Authors, Sikh History
This article is courtesy of Snatam Kaur's blog
Khālsā is a very universal consciousness of purity, and I feel that there are many paths to it. From this place of reverence, I share with you a story from the childhood of Gurū Gobind Singh, that illustrates the kind of healing available to us within…
Posted by Kundalini Research Institute& filed under Legacy Organizations
Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan® is considered the most comprehensive of yoga traditions, combining meditation, mantra, physical exercises and breathing techniques. It is a Raj Yog, encompassing the eight limbs of yoga into a singular practice of excellence and ecstasy. “Kundalini” literally means “the curl of the lock of hair of the beloved.”…