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The Golden Gift of Peaceful Sleep ~ Kirtan Sohila

I have been listening to, or reciting Kirtan Sohila (evening Sikh prayer) my whole life. My first conscious memory of this prayer was when my stepfather, Sat Santokh would read Kirtan Sohila to me every night before going to sleep. I am grateful beyond any words I can come up with that my stepfather did this. There
Kirtan Sohila-Snatam

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
Guru Gobind Singh receiving amrit - art of punjab

God is Everywhere

I grew up in a suburban neighborhood in Sacramento, California. I was always fascinated to go next door to our neighbor's, an older couple, who had the exact same house as us, but everything in their house looked neat, newly bought, sturdy, and white. Our living room, instead of the neat white couches and matching
God is Everywhere

Bibiji Honored in Jewels of the Punjab

Bhai Sahiba Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa honored in the Jewels of the Punjab. Panth Rattan Bhai Sahiba Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa has been honored by Maneesh Media with inclusion in Jewels of Punjab – Leading Global Punjabi Personalities, 34th publication, released on the eve of India’s 71st Independence Day, August 14, 2017, in
Jewels of the Punjab-Bibiji

BibiJi Wins the 2017 Sikhs in Education Award

Bhai Sahiba Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa is awarded the Sikhs in Education Award at the Sikh Awards 2017 event in Toronto Eighth Annual Sikh Awards took place in Toronto, Honoring Global Sikh Excellence http://thesikhawards.com/ Sunday, 22nd October 2017, Canada: Bhai Sahiba Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa, was honored with the Sikhs In Education
Bibiji-the sikh awards 2017-2

Enticement of the Heart

Excerpt from Snatam Kaur's blog on January 16, 2017 One morning during our winter break vacation, I sat meditating on a beach. The sound of the ocean, the spray of fresh air and the beautiful blue of the water and sky captured me. The Sivananda Ashram in the Bahamas has thrived for thirty plus years
Costa Rica from Snatam blog