Posted by Sikhnet& filed under 07-Guru Har Rai, Gurpurbs, Legacy Organizations, Sikh History
One day someone asked Guru Har Rai a question, “Guru ji, we always sing so much Gurbani. Sometimes we don't understand what we are singing. Is there any use in singing these holy words when we don't know what they mean?”
Guru ji didn't answer at that moment, he just smiled and waited till…
Posted by Nirvair Singh& filed under 04-Guru Ram Das, Legacy Organizations, Siri Singh Sahib Ji
From the KRI October 2017 Newsletter
Yogi Bhajan loved Guru Ram Das as his Guru – the one who brought him from darkness to light. In October, we remember with love the passing of Yogi Bhajan on October 6th and also we celebrate the birthday of Guru Ram Das with devotion on October 9th.…
Posted by Guruka Singh Khalsa& filed under 01-Guru Nanak, Legacy Organizations
This article is courtesy of Sikhnet
In the Information Age we have an extensive new technical vocabulary, but our vocabulary for states of consciousness is still woefully inadequate. Guru Nanak described the state of consciousness of moment-to-moment acceptance as “Sahej”. Sahej means “in balance”. This effortless acceptance of each moment comes from two things:…
Posted by Sikhnet& filed under 01-Guru Nanak, Legacy Organizations, Sikh History, Siri Singh Sahib Ji
Editor's note: This article was written in the 70's and reflects the 3ho community of the day. This is in honor of the 12th barsi of Siri Singh Sahib Yogi Bhajan who passed away on Oct 6th 2004.
S.S. Gurubanda Singh Khalsa - Pomona, California
At about the time when Columbus…
Posted by Guru Prakash Kaur Khalsa& filed under 05-Guru Arjan, Prosperity, Prosperity Shabads
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Written by Guru Arjan Dev ji, this shabad brings prosperity and abundance. Meditate on this Shabad or recite it 11 times a day to become fruitful and prosperous.
Siri Guru Granth Sahib ji, page 191
Ga-orhee mehlaa panjvaa
Sookay haray kee-ay khin maahay.
Amrit darisat sanch jeevaa-ay. ||1||
Posted by Snatam Kaur& filed under 10-Guru Gobind Singh, Around the World, Our Authors, Your Stories
In 1995, Snatam Kaur, Shanti Kaur, Sat Kirin Kaur and Bibiji were in India and had the blessing of participating in a walk from Anandpur Sahib to Dumduma Sahib. This is a poem written by Snatam Kaur about her experience there.
“Green trees in cool mud, away from the hot sun.
Villagers gather and…
Posted by Sikh Dharma Ministry& filed under 09-Guru Teg Bahadur, Ministry, Our Authors, Sikh History
Written by SS Shanti Kaur Khalsa, Española, NM
Courtesy of the #60 Summer 2016 SDI Ministry Newsletter
In the month of Vaisakh we celebrate the birth of the 9th Sikh Guru—Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib. His life is an epic story of bravery and fearlessness, devotion and meditation, and ultimately the sacrifice of his own life…