Category: The Guru

The Life and Times of Guru Har Rai

This post is about Guru Har Rai and his unique leadership of the Sikhs during the turbulence of the 17th century in India. The time of Guru Har Rai’s Guruship was marked not only by serious infighting between the various contenders to the Mughal throne, but also by the Minas or the descendants of
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Guru Nanak Dev Ji on Acceptance

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:
*artwork by Sewa Singh Khalsa (sikhphotos.com)

Following the Echo of Laughter of Young Gobind Rai

There was an echo of laughter in the streets of Patna 350 years ago, when the amazing soul of Guru Gobind Singh Ji was born. Far from their familiar home in Punjab, Mata Gujri was traveling with her saintly husband and the ninth Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib, on a teaching
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Sookay Haray Keeay Khin Maahay – To Become Fruitful and Prosperous

Leer en Español 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|| Kaatay
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