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Can You Name the 10 Gurus of Sikhism?
Who are the Ten Gurus of Sikh history and what are their major contributions to Sikhism? This timeline includes families, important dates, and events.
Give Your Child a Unique Baby Name With a...
Are you looking for unique baby names with spiritual meanings? Create a distinctive name with combinations that are interchangeable for girls and boys.
What You Need to Know About Choosing Spiritual...
Did you know Sikh baby names have spiritual meanings? Here is everything you need to know to choose a unique spiritual name for yourself or your baby.
Popular Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'A'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls and boys here that begin with A.
Are Sikhs Muslims? - 10 Ways Sikhism Differs...
Did you know that Sikhs are not Muslims? Compare 10 fundamental differences between Sikhism and Islamic religions, beliefs, practices, and worship.
Why Do Sikhs Wear Turbans?
Why Do Sikhs Wear Turbans? A turban is part of the Sikh dress code. Find out here all about why Sikhs wear turbans.
What Are the Top 10 Sikh Beliefs?
What are the top 10 Sikh beliefs? Find an overview of Sikhism basics for beginners here.
Introduction to the Traditional Dress of Sikhs
The traditional attire of Sikhs dates back centuries. Learn more about the ceremonial attire of Sikhism and its history.
The Dos and Don'ts of Sikhism
Eleven Sikhism Dos and Don'ts - Dos and Don'ts of Sikhism at a Glance
What are the Five Required Daily Prayers of...
Panj Bania five daily nitnem prayers include morning, evening, and bedtime prayers taken from Gurbani scripture that are required reading for Sikhs.
Battle of Chamkaur and Martyrdom of Elder...
Did you know that Guru Gobind Singh’s sons and 40 warriors were martyred at the Battle of Chamkaur? Find out here how the elder Sahibzadas chose death over forced conversion.
Historic Timeline of Golden Temple and Akal...
The Golden Temple is the central worship place of Sikhs. This historic timeline includes Darbar Sahib, Akal Takhat, and events of Operation Blue Star.
Make This 3 Ingredient Karah Prashad Recipe for...
This simple three ingredient Karah Prashad recipe for sacred pudding is a delectable delicacy served along with Sikh worship services.
Are Sikhs Hindus? 10 Ways Sikhism Differs From...
Did you know that Sikhs are not Hindus? Compare 10 fundamental differences between Sikhism and Hinduism beliefs, practices, and worship.
All About Guru Nanak, the First Guru of Sikhism
Did you know that Guru Nanak Dev founded the Sikh faith? Find out all about the life, ministry, and travels of First Guru Nanak here.
History of Panj Pyare, the 5 Beloved of Sikh...
The original five beloved Panj Pyare played a vital role in the shaping Sikh history and defining Sikhism. Find out more about them here.
3 Golden Rules of Sikhism, Tenets and...
The three tenets of the Sikh faith, which began in northern Panjab in the late 15th Century. A short history of Nanak Dev and links to learn more.
Unique Spellings of Sikh Baby Names and...
Are you looking for a unique spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with Z.
Song of the Sikh Marriage, "The 4 Wedding Rounds"
The song of the Sikh marriage is composed in a progression of four verses. The hymns of Laav unite bride and groom spiritually in four nuptial rounds.
What You Should Know About Antam Sanskaar the...
Antam Sanskaar the funeral rites and ceremonies of Sikhism celebrate the completion of life and merging of the departed soul with the divine creator.
Popular Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'S'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with S.
All About The Guru Granth, Sikhism’s Holy...
Did you know that Sikhism's holy scripture is the everlasting guru of the Sikhs? Find out all about Guru Granth Sahib here.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'J'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls and boys here that begin with J.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'G' and...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names with spiritual meanings beginning with G for both girls and boys here.
How to Choose the Perfect Sikh Spiritual Name...
How to Select a Sikh Spiritual Name - Before You Name Your Sikh Baby Name
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'H'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls and boys here that begin with H.
What Do Sikhs Believe?
What Do Sikhs Believe? Find answers here to your questions about basic Sikhism beliefs.
Eleven Sikhism Matrimonial Dos and Don'ts
This handy guide of eleven Sikhism matrimonial dos and don’ts provides a basic overview of Sikh wedding customs at a glance.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'M'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names with spiritual meanings for both girls and boys here that begin with M.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'B'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names with spiritual meanings for both girls and boys here that begin with B.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'R'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with R.
What Do Sikhs Believe About the Afterlife?
What is the Sikh belief about what happens when the body dies? Find out here what Sikhism teaches about the afterlife.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'K'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names with spiritual meanings for both girls and boys here that begin with K.
Sikh Baby Names Beginning with I and Their...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Sikh baby names and meanings for girls or boys that begin with I may be used alone and also as prefix or suffix.
Introduction to the Gurmukhi Script and Punjabi...
Gurmukhi, an ancient form of modern Punjabi,is the poetic language of prayer written in the scripture of the Guru Granth Sahib which every Sikh is required to learn.
Make Amritvela a Habit 10 Tips to Establish...
Whether or not you're a Sikh, these 10 tips can help you attain, maintain, and sustain a richly rewarding early morning meditation practice for life.
What is the meaning of Sikhism Term Waheguru?
What is the meaning of Sikhism Term Waheguru? Find in-depth definitions, spelling and pronunciation with examples from Gurbani scripture here.
Biography of Tenth Guru Gobind Singh (1666 -...
Did you know that Guru Gobind Singh created the Khalsa warriors, and waged war with the murderers of his father? Learn here about the life of Tenth Guru Gobind Singh, and his important contributions to Sikhism.
Guru Har Rai (1630 - 1661)
Find out here about the life of Seventh Guru Har Rai, his compassionate nature, and contributions to Sikhism.
Amrit the Sikh Baptism Ceremony
This Khalsa initiation ceremony about rebirth takes place in a clean and secluded location at any chosen time. Here's a complete overview of the steps.
What Are the 52 Hukams (Edicts) of Guru Gobind...
Did you know that the Sikhism code of conduct is based on edicts or written orders issued by the 10th Guru? Find 52 hukams of Guru Gobind Singh here.
Joti Jot Guru Nanak Dev Ji
Did you know that joti jot is the Sikh concept of dying? Find out about about the death of Guru Nanak here.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Beginning With the...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names with spiritual meanings for both girls and boys here that begin with T.
Free Sikh Calendar For February 2016 With...
Find a free Sikh calendar commemorating historic Sikhism events, gurpurab dates, and Nanakshahi holidays observed during the month of February, 2016.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'P'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with P.
What Are the Five K's of Sikhism?
Kakars, the Five Required Articles of Sikh Faith - The Five K's of Sikhism
Free Sikh Calendar For January 2016 With...
Find a free Sikh calendar with historic Sikhism events and commemorative Nanakshahi gurpurab dates that are observed during the month of January, 2016.
Anand Karaj Sikhism Wedding Ceremony Guide
Are you planning a Sikh Wedding? Find out about Anand Karaj, the Sikh Indian wedding ceremony here, with an outline of the wedding program guide for bride, groom, and wedding guests.
Beginner's Guide to Sikhism Scriptures and...
Did you know there are different forms of prayer in Sikhism. Find out all about Sikhism daily prayers and scriptures here.
12 Things to Know about Gurdwara, the Worship...
Do you know where Sikhs worship? Find out here all about every aspect of worship services, langar, and all activities which take place at the gurdwara.
Sikh Hymns, Prayers and Blessings for All...
In Sikhism, all of life's important events are accompanied by the singing sacred verses with Sikh hymns, prayers and blessings for every occasion.
The Sikh Way of Life, the Guru's Teachings and...
Did you know that Sikhs have a standard of living according to gurmat principles. Find out about the Sikh way of life and code of conduct based on the guru's teachings here.
What Is the Origin of Sikhism?
How and when did Sikhism begin? Find out here about how Guru Nanak became disillusioned with rituals and idolatry, established the belief in one God and and founded the Sikh religion.
Kaur - Princess
Kaur - Definition of Kaur - Princess
Do Sikhs Have a Special Sabbath Day of Worship?
What day do Sikhs worship? Does Sikhism observe a Sabbath, or any other particular day of rest? What does a typical day of worship for Sikhs include?
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'N'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls and boys here that begin with N.
Profile of Fifth Guru Arjun Dev (1563 - 1606)
Did you know that Fifth Guru Arjun Dev was the first Sikh martyr? Find out here about his life and contributions to Sikhism.
What Does Khalsa Mean to Sikhs?
Khalsa, pure. Sikhism.
Who are the Authors of Sikhism's Holy...
Who are the authors of Gurbani, Sikhism's Holy Scripture, The Guru Granth? Find out here.
Singh The Lion King With the Spirit of Majestic...
Singh is a word which defines the status of a Sikh male as a lion king and implies majestic courage. The name Singh is given at birth or upon rebirth.
Sikh Baby Names and Unique Spiritual Meanings...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Unique Sikh baby names with meanings for girls and boys that begin with F may be also used as a prefix or suffix.
2 Ways To Make a Bun Under Your Turban Even...
Do you want to tie a turban, but your kes (hair) is not long enough to make a joora (top knot)? Find out here how to make a bun even if you are balding.
Did Guru Gobind Singh Have More Than One Wife?
Did Guru Gobind Singh have one wife, or three? Find out here how oral and written history indicates that he married three wives, but modern historians feel that customs have been misinterpreted, and that he only married once.
Panj Pyare - Five Beloved Ones
The definition of Panj Pyare is five beloved ones. Find out more here about the historic role of
Janam Naam Sanskar (Sikh Baby Naming Ceremony)
Did you know that Sikh babies are presented to Guru Granth Sahib and given a name from Sikh scripture? Find out all about Janam Naam Sanskar,the Sikh baby naming ceremony here.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names and Meanings Starting...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Sikh baby names and meanings for girls or boys that begin with E may be used alone and also as prefix or suffix.
The Sikh Dining Tradition of Langar
The Sikh dining tradition of langar dates back to its founder Guru Nanak who fed the hungry stating the best bargain is the profit of selfless service.
Who are the Gurus, Martyrs, Warriors, and...
Historical figures of Sikhism include 10 gurus, important leaders, influential women, valiant warriors, illustrious martyrs, and treacherous villains.
5 Signs You may Be Meditating Too Much
Did you know that the blissful feelings of meditating can lead to addiction? Find out the 5 signs of meditating too much along with the symptoms dangers of over meditation here.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'C'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names and meanings that begin with C, or Ch, and Chh, suitable for both girls and boys.
Guru Nanak Dev (1469 - 1539)
Did you know that First Guru Nanak Dev was the founder of the Sikh faith? Find out here about his life and contributions to Sikhism.
Consonants of Gurmukhi Alphabet (35 Akhar)...
Did you know that the Gurmukhi script has 32 consonants and three vowel holders. Find out here in this illustrated gallery all about the characters of the Gurmukhi script, how they are pronounced and their significance in Gurbani, Sikhism's holy scripture.
What Do Sikhs Believe About God and Creation?
What is the Sikhism belief about the role of God in creation? Find out here about the Sikh concept of the origin of the universe.
Mata Jito Ji (Ajit Kaur) First Wife of Guru...
Did you know that Jito ji was the first wife of Guru Gobind Singh, and the first Sikh woman to take part in the Amrit ceremony? Find out about the life of Ajit kaur, the first Khalsa woman, here.
Unique Sikh Baby Names and Spiritual Meanings...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with U.
What is Sikhism?
What is Sikhism? Questions and Answers provide an introduction to Sikhism for those new to to the Sikh faith.
5 Conduct and Worship Tips to Know When You...
What You Need to Know Before You Visit the Gurdwara - All about the Sikh Gurudwara
Are Sikhism Tattoos Allowed?
Are tattoos, piercings, jewelry, henna, and such fashions allowed in Sikhism? Find out here what is forbidden by the Sikh code of conduct and legal implications.
Kara - Kakar - Sikh Bangle
Kara - Definition of Kara - Sikh Bangle
Guru Amar Das (1479 - 1574)
Did you know that Third Guru requested a King to sit with commoners to eat langar. Find out here about Guru Amar Das and his contributions to Sikhism.
Do Sikhs Believe in Circumcision?
Are Sikh men or women ever circumcised? What do Sikhs believe about circumcision? Find out what the facts are here.
10 Tips For Learning Sikh Scripture
Gurmukhi is a phonetic script that is easy to learn. Find ten tips here than can help you get started reading Sikh scripture.
Why Do Some Sikh Women Have Facial Hair? Cause...
Did you know that some Sikh women have facial hair like mustache and beards? What is the cause and treatment? What does Sikh scripture says about hair?
"Jamia Poot Bhagat Govind Ka" Celebration of...
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Nanakshahi Calendar: A List of Sikh Holidays...
Sikhism Holidays are observed according to the Nanakshahi calendar. Find out here why some dates are fixed and others fluctuate, and when to celebrate.
Sikh Joora, the Bulge Beneath the Turban
What is that bulge beneath the Sikh turban? The unique appearance of a Joora top knot worn by devout Sikhs who never cut their hair may cause curiosity.
Vegetarian Food and Bibek Recipes From the...
Did you know that only vegetarian foods are prepared and served in the guru's free kitchen langar dining hall? Enjoy bibek, cruelty free, vegetarian food and recipes from the Guru's Free Kitchen (Gur Ka Langar.)
Sikh Shabad for Healing: "Simar Simar Kattae...
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Sikhism Hymns, Prayers, and Verses of Solace...
Sikhism hymns, prayers, and verses offer solace and consolation for the bereaved likening merging of soul with creator to light blending with light.
Definition of Ik Onkar
Ik Onkar means One God. Sikhism.
5 Little Tricks to Meditate For 50 Minutes By 5...
Check out the Amritvela cheat sheet that encourages soul brides to become warriors who battle sleep to meditate before the sun rises. Find five early morning meditation tricks here.
Guru Angad Dev (1504 - 1552) Second Sikh Guru
Did you know that Second Guru Angad Dev began life as a Durga devotee? Find out about his immediate conversion and his unique contributions to Sikhism.
All About the Sikhism Code of Conduct
Did you know the official Sikhism code of conduct is known as Sikh Reht Maryada (SRM) and outlines requirements of living for every Sikh? Find out more here.
Mata Sundri (Sundari Kaur) Second Wife of Guru...
Did you know that Sundri was the second wife of Guru Gobind Singh, and the and the mother of his first son Ajit Singh? Find out how in later life, the widowed Mata Sundri assumed a leadership role here.
All About Sikh Wedding Ceremony and Marriage...
Are you wondering about Sikh matrimonial customs, Find out all about the Anand Karaj, the Sikh marriage ceremony and Lavan wedding hymns, Sikh matrimonial rites, dos and don'ts, including love and romance, arranged marriage, child brides and widow remarriage here.
Read The Entire Scripture of Guru Granth Sahib
Find out the difference between Akhand Paath, Sadharan Paath, Sahej Paath and Cyber Paath here and how they are read.
Seva - Selfless Service
Seva - Definition of Seva - Selfless Service
Top Ten Reasons to Keep Your Kes and Never Cut...
Did you know that keeping kes, or all hair intact, is a key concept in Sikhism? Find out here the top ten reasons not to cut your hair.
Gurmukhi Numbers in Gurbani Illustrated
Gurmukhi Numbers of Gurbani Illustrated - Numeric Significance of Gurmukhi Script in Sikh Scripture - Gurmukhi Numerals
Historical Gurdwaras of Nankana, Pakistan...
Historical gurdwaras of Nankana Sahib in Pakistan include shrines that commemorate the childhood of Guru Nanak Dev and a series of miraculous events.
Bana - Sikh Spiritual Attire
Bana is Sikh traditional spiritual attire.
Sikh Baby Names Beginning with V and Their...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Sikh baby names, and meanings for girls or boys that begin with V and may be used alone and as prefix or suffix.
"Bhai Taru Singh" Animated Movie DVD by Vismaad...
Experience Sikh history in unforgettable animation. Vismaad transports the viewer back to the time of Bhai Taru Singh in this inspirational story.
Sikh Baby Names and Spiritual Meanings...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names that begin with L with meanings and prefix or suffix combinations for both girls and boys.
Sikhism (Sikhi) the Sikh Faith and Religion in...
Sikhism in America spans 120 years of immigration and conversion. As the number of gurdwaras and worshipers steadily increase, so do misunderstandings.
The Sikh Gurdwara Illustrated
What happens during a Sikh worship service? Does every sit together in the gurdwara? Find out here in this illustrated virtual visit.
Sikhism Hymns of Hope and Healing
Did you know that verses of Sikh scripture can enable healing on all levels? Find healing shabads and resources here.
Indira Gandhi and the 1984 Sikh Genocide of...
The political history of late Prime minster Indira Gandhi includes her involvement in Operation Blue Star, and the 1984 invasion of the Golden Temple.
4 Sahibzade Khalsa Warrior Princes Sons of...
Facts about the 4 sahibzade illustrious Khalsa warrior princes and fearless sons of Guru Tenth Gobind Singh, include birth, initiation, and martyrdom.
Guru Raam Das (1534 - 1581)
Did you know that Fourth Guru Raam Daas married the third guru's daughter and wrote the wedding hymns of the Sikh marriage ceremony? Find out here about his life and contributions to Sikhism.
Sixth Guru Har Govind (1595 - 1644)
Sixth Guru Har Govind (Hargobind) established Sikh sovereignty with a throne, symbols of both spiritual and secular authority, and by raising a banner.
Biography of Eighth Guru Har Krishan Ji
Did you know that Har Krishan was a young boy when his father appointed him Eight Guru ? Find out here about his life and contributions to Sikhism.
Free Sikh Calendar For March 2016 With Gurpurab...
Find a free Sikh calendar commemorating historic Sikhism events, gurpurab dates, and Nanakshahi holidays observed during the month of March, 2016.
Do Sikhs Believe in a Bible?
Do Sikhs Believe in a Bible? Like other world religions, Sikhism has a holy book believed to be the word of God, embodiment of Truth, and eternal Guru.
The Sikh Initiation Ceremony of Amrit Sanchar...
Find out all about the Sikh initiation ceremony of Amrit Sanchar and Baptism rites here in this illustrated presentation.
Try this Easy Peasy Recipe for Crock Pot Split...
Love Indian food, but don't have time to cook? Try this easy crock pot recipe for making delicious dhal (daal) from green and yellow split peas.
Navigate Airport Security and TSA Regulations...
Sikhs have been victims of sporadic hate crimes across the United States. Air travel has become more difficult for everyone, and Sikhs in particular.
Signifigance of the Khanda Sikh Emblem, Khalsa...
Khanda is an important Sikh emblem symbolizing both the secular and spiritual aspects of miri-piri. Find out more about the Khalsa Crest here.
Make Atta Dough Recipe From Scratch in 7 Easy...
Did you know that Atta is wholegrain flour? This atta dough recipe with illustrated instructions may be used to make Chapati, Roti, Poori, and Paratha.
Top DVD Animated Movies About Sikh History
Top DVD Animated Movies About Sikh History by Vismaad Films.
What is the Nitnem Covenent of Prayer Daily...
Nitnem is a covenant of prayer performed as a daily observance by all devout Sikhs and involves a series of verses read or recited throughout the day.
What Are the Top 10 Reasons To Read Nitnem...
Did you know that daily devotions are an important part of Sikhism? Find out here the top ten reasons that Sikhs read Nitnem daily prayers.
What Does Sikhism consider to be the Five Evils?
What Are the Five Evils? Find out here about the five voices of ego and how to escape enslavement of the senses by mastering egoism through meditation.
Learn to Play Gurbani Kirtan Using This Simple...
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What Happens When A Cobra Hovers Over the...
Did you know that a cobra with its hood spread wide hovered over the boy Guru Nanak Dev as he slept in an open field. Find out what happened next here.
Sikhism and Tattoos
What does Sikhism scripture say about tattoos, piercings, jewelry, henna, dyeing, staining, and other such bodily adornments? Find out here what Gurbani says.
Bairag, Viraag - Austerity
Bairag, Viraag, devotional austerity.
Important Men of Sikh History
Did you know that the men of Sikh history played vital roles in helping to establish the budding religion of Sikhism? Sikh men faithfully served the ten gurus. Compassionate, yet bold and daring, their qualities have been passed down through the centuries. Find about here about the deeds of courageous warriors, valiant heroes, and humble saints.
5 Aspects of Kangha the Wooden Comb that is a...
Did you know the Kangha, a Sikhism article of faith that is worn in the hair, is required to be kept at all times on the person of an initiated Sikh?
Is Plucking and Threading Eyebrows Ok for Sikhs?
Are Sikhs allowed to pluck, or thread their eyebrows? Find the answer to this and other similar questions about hair in Sikhism with reasons why here.
Gurmukhi Vowels (Laga Matra) Illustrated
Did you know that the Gurmukhi script has 10 vowels and three vowel holders? Find out here in this illustrated gallery all about the vowels of the Gurmukhi script and how they are pronounced.
What Are Mala Rosary Prayer Beads in Sikhism?
Mala, rosary prayer beads. Sikhism.
What You Need To Know Before You Read a Hukam
Before you read a Hukam, learn what you need to know about how to select a random verse from the pages of Sikhism's holy scripture Guru Granth Sahib.
Sikh Wedding Hymns
Did you know that six shabads sung in succession are a core part of the Sikh wedding ceremony? Find hymns of the Anand Karaj marriage rites here.
Unique Sikh Baby Names With Spiritual Meanings...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with O.
Sikhism Basic Beliefs and Practices FAQ
What are the facts about the beliefs and practices of the Sikh religion? Find out here how everyday life is influenced by the Sikhism code of conduct.
Eight Langar Guidelines, Unwritten Rules for...
Did you know that there are unwritten rules as well as decrees issued for preparing, serving and eating langar? Find eight important guidelines here observed in the free kitchen and dining hall of Sikh langar.
Biography of Ninth Guru Teg Bahadar (1621 - 1675)
Did you know Ninth Guru Teg Bahadar was master of renunciation, champion of the sword, and a martyr? Learn about his life and contributions to Sikhism.
Sikhism Sweets That Taste Divine Recipe...
Did you know that in Sikhism, Indian sweets are served for breakfast instead of dessert, and given as gifts on special occasions? Find langar recipes for divine tasting sweets here.
Goindwal Baoli, the Well of 84 Steps and Guru...
Did you know that Guru Amar Das built a well with 84 steps in Goindwal? Devotees recite the prayer of Japji on each step in order to become liberated.
What Is Prashad and Why Is It a Sikh Offering?
Prashad is a sacred offering. Sikhism.
Letters From Guru Gobind Singh To Aurangzeb...
Did you know that Guru Gobind Singh wrote letters of reproach to Emperor Aurangzeb for his dastardly ways, claiming the 1705 massacre at Chamkaur as a victory, even though his own sons had fallen in battle? Find out here how the Guru challenged the emperor in his two letters of triumph,
Baba Siri Chand (1494 to 1643)
Did you know that Baba Siri Chand the son First Guru Nanak did not succeed his father as guru, but became a renuciate yogi? Find out here how he founded the wandering Udasi sect while maintaining close ties to the gurus and their families.
All About Sacred Langar and the Guru's Free...
Did you know that sacred food service is an important part of Sikhism? Learn all about langar, the history of the Guru's free kitchen, how free food is made and served in the gurdwara, during parades, and provided to disaster victims. Find recipes for delicious traditional Indian food prepared with prayer and meditation.
All About the Birth of Guru Nanak
When is Guru Nanak's birthday and where was he born? The origins of the 1st Sikh guru are obscured by historic tradition and revolving calendar dates.
What Is It Like to Attend a Sikh Wedding...
Did you know that the Sikh wedding ceremony is conducted according to Anand Karaj matrimonial rites? You are invited to be a virtual wedding guest at an Anand Karaj ceremony here.
Mukti - Salvation
Mukti is salvation, or liberation.
5 Sikhism Hymns of Hope and Blessings On Behalf...
These 5 Sikhism hymns of hope and blessings may be recited by parents hoping to conceive, or sung on behalf of children on occasions such as birthdays.
What Does Falling in Love Mean in Sikhism?
Marry the one you love, or love the one you marry? O Nanak, blessed is that fortunate bride, who is in love with her Husband Lord. ||5||13||

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