Category: Gurpurbs

Guru Teg Bahadur

Guru Teg Bahadur was born in Amritsar, India, on April 18, 1621. The name Teg Bahadur, means mighty of the sword and was given by his father, Guru Hargobind, after showing unimaginable valor in a the battle of Kartarpur against the Mughals. As a child, Guru Teg Bahadur was trained in the martial-arts of archery, horsemanship, and swordsmanship. He learned
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Gurdwara Lecture on Guru Amar Das & Langar

Gurdwara Lecture by Siri Singh Sahib, Yogi Bhajan You have heard bhakti, bhakti means devotion, prayer and meditation and Shakti means power, self-control, discipline, elevation and everything in the spiritual world and the personal world is divided into bhakti and Shakti. There are different beliefs. Some people with bhakti you will get Shakti,
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The Unfolding Story of the History of the Khalsa Nation

Beads of Truth, Fall 1979, #3 by Siri Singh Sahib Harbhajan Singh Khalsa Yogiji Since New Year's 1979, the year of infinity that "will determine your fate in the 'hand of God'," the Siri Singh Sahib has aided our recognition of that destiny in a number of addresses that culminate in this issue with a
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Guru Gaddi Day Parade Yuba City

We ourselves have a full house: children & grandchildren, in-laws, friends and yoga students. On Friday & Saturday Gurukar Singh from Bolinas - for maybe the 25 th year in a row - drives to our house, puts his mat & sleeping pad behind the couch, and goes to work. A farmer friend, Kulwant Singh Johl and his brother, for as
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President Obama Greeting “Sikh friends” for Guru Nanak’s Birthday

On Friday, November 15th, President Barack Obama greeted "Sikh friends" around the world in remembrance of the birth anniversary of Sikhism's founder Guru Nanak, saying Sikh values of pluralism were also "central to who we are as Americans". The following is the text of President Obama's message: "I want to extend my best wishes to all
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