Posted by Sikh Dharma Ministry& filed under Bani, Ministry, Sikh Dharma Technology, Sikh History
by SS Dr. Kirpal Singh Khalsa, Espanola NM
Winter 2017 SDI Ministry Newsletter
Jaap Sahib is Guru Gobind Singh’s Bani (sacred hymn) that uplifts the soul, gives the experience of infinity and expands the radiance of the human psyche. It is Gurbani, the Guru’s hymn, and recited in Naad, the sacred sound current.
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Music
Written by Livtar Singh Khalsa
Listen to the Khalsa Way:
Read the lyrics:
Long ago and far away
A man sat like a stone
On a burning seat of red-hot iron ...
To him it was a throne.
For he was Guru Arjan,
King of this world and…
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Music, Sikh Dharma Technology
On February 13, 1977, Siri Singh Sahib, Yogi Bhajan said this about Song of the Khalsa:
Mukhia Singh Sahib Livtar Singh, put our entire philosophy into one Song of the Khalsa, which we always sing with every prayer and in every congregation to remind ourselves that we must know who we are, what our…
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 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 Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under Lectures-Siri Singh Sahib, Sikh Dharma Technology
April 13, 1990 Baisakhi Lecture
Wahe Guru Ji Ka Khalsa, Wahe Guru Ji Ki Fateh
The concept of Baisakhi, which is the birthday of the Khalsa to celebrate purity, the piety and the projection is not only with us it is the basic essential element of the human life to accomplished. We have…
Posted by Bibiji& filed under 11-Siri Guru Granth Sahib, Bani, Our Authors, Shabad Guru, Sikh Dharma Technology
Adapted from Living Reality by Bhai Sahiba Dr. Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa, Page 87.
Guru Ram Das says . . .
"Baanee guroo guroo hai baanee
Vich baanee amrit saaray.
Gur baanee kehai sayvak jan maanai
Partakh guroo nistaaray."
"Bani is the Guru and Guru is the Bani.
In the Bani are…
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Ministry, Sikh Dharma Technology
The Amrit Ceremony re-creates this experience from 1699. It gives a chance for the Sikhs of any time, and in any country, to give themselves to the Light of the Guru in a complete and absolute way. Those who take Amrit commit to becoming protectors and custodians of the Universal Truths held within the Siri…
Posted by Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under Lectures-Siri Singh Sahib, Ministry, Sikh Dharma Technology
(Siri Singh Sahib Yogi Bhajan addresses persons about to take Amrit)
It is a very fortunate day today. This occasion comes once in a lifetime. To give your ego and become egoless is a very rare opportunity. Even if you want to call it a ritual, it is a ritual of self-contained consciousness. It…
Posted by Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under Shabad Guru, Sikh Dharma Technology, Videos-Siri Singh Sahib
Siri Singh Sahib Ji
"Light of the Shabad Guru Series"
February 15, 1987
Guru Ram Das Ashram Gurdwara - Los Angeles, CA, USA
What does it mean to be a Sikh? In this lecture, the Siri Singh Sahib explains it. "In Sikh Dharma, nothing has to be interpreted. You are already told…
Posted by Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under Videos-Siri Singh Sahib
Siri Singh Sahib Ji
February 6, 1987
Guru Ram Das Ashram, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Part of the “Awakening of the Khalsa" Series
On June 6, 1984, the Akal Takhat, the seat of religious authority for Sikhs, was attacked. Many remember the tanks and bullets and thousands of lives lost, yet through…
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under The Guru
by Dharmatma Kaur Khalsa Sat Nam. What is balance of power? When I studied political science in college in the 70s, it referred to a bi-polar world, dominated by two superpowers: the USA and the USSR. At its essence, the matching arsenals (power) of each nation kept the world in a very…