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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.
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.
History of Akal Takhat and Harmandir Sahib...
The Golden Temple is the central worship place of Sikhs. This historic timeline includes Darbar Sahib, Akal Takhat and events of Operation Blue Star.
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.
Give Your Child a Unique Baby Name With a...
Unique Baby Names With Spiritual Meanings
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.
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.
How to Choose the Perfect Sikh Spiritual Name...
How to Select a Sikh Spiritual Name - Before You Name Your Sikh Baby Name
Sikhsim Sacred Pudding: 3 Ingredient Karah...
This simple three ingredient Karah Prashad recipe for sacred pudding is a delectable delicacy served along with Sikh worship services.
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.
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.
3 Golden Rules of Sikhism Tenets and Fundamenta...
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.
What Are the Top 10 Sikh Beliefs?
What are the top 10 Sikh beliefs? Find an overview of Sikhism basics for beginners here.
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.
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.
What Do Sikhs Believe?
What Do Sikhs Believe? Find answers here to your questions about basic Sikhism beliefs.
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.
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.
Sikh Speak Gurmukhi to English Resources
Sikh Speak resources include English to Gurmukhi words and meanings dictionaries, definitions, guide to pronunciation, spiritual names and scriptures.
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 'G'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find unique Sikh baby names with spiritual meanings beginning with G for both girls and boys here.
Sikh Wedding Hymn, "The Four Laav"
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The Dos and Don'ts of Sikhism
Eleven Sikhism Dos and Don'ts - Dos and Don'ts of Sikhism at a Glance
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.
What Are the Five Required Prayers?
Daily prayers are an important part of individual Sikh worship. Five daily prayers, known as nitnem banis are taken from Sikh scriptures.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sikh Martyr Shaheed Bhai Taru Singh
Did you know Bhai Taru Singh refused to cut his hair rather than convert to Islam. Read how he had his scalp removed rather than give up his faith.
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.
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.
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.
Kaur - Princess
Kaur - Definition of Kaur - Princess
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.
Top 10 Tips for Establishing Early Morning...
Would you like to establish an early morning meditation routine? Whether or not you are a Sikh, these ten tips can help you to attain, maintain, and sustain a richly rewarding meditation practice for life.
Singh - Lion King
Singh - Definition of Singh - Lion
Lavan, the Sikh Wedding Rounds
Lavan, the Sikh Wedding Rounds - The Four Lavan
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.
What Are the Five K's of Sikhism?
Kakars, the Five Required Articles of Sikh Faith - The Five K's of Sikhism
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.
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.
30 Sikh Baby Names Beginning with I and Their...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with I.
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.
What are the Five Required Daily Prayers of...
Panj Bania include include five morning, evening, and bedtime daily prayers taken from Sikh scripture that are required reading for Sikh initiates.
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.
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.
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.
Definition of Ik Onkar
Ik Onkar means One God. Sikhism.
Panj Pyare - Five Beloved Ones
The definition of Panj Pyare is five beloved ones. Find out more here about the historic role of
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'C'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with C.
Who are the Authors of Sikhism's Holy...
Who are the authors of Gurbani, Sikhism's Holy Scripture, The Guru Granth? Find out 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.
5 Conduct and Worship Tips to Know When You...
What You Need to Know Before You Visit the Gurdwara - All about the Sikh Gurudwara
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'E'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with E.
Illustrated Atta Recipe (Indian Flatbread Dough)
Did you know that atta is a wholegrain flour dough used to make Chapati, Roti, Poori and Parantha? Find a recipe for atta dough with illustrated instructions here.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Wedding Hymn, "Keeta Loree-ai Kaam"
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Kara - Kakar - Sikh Bangle
Kara - Definition of Kara - Sikh Bangle
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.
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.
Unique Sikh Baby Names With Spiritual Meanings...
Are you looking for a unique spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with Z.
What is Sikhism?
What is Sikhism? Questions and Answers provide an introduction to Sikhism for those new to to the Sikh faith.
GoSikh Turbans: Review
Are you having trouble finding a shop that sells the turban you want? GoSikh.com has a wide variety of high quality turbans in every color in their online store. Find out here how easy it is to order.
"Reflections of 1984" by Harjinder Singh: Review
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What Does Khalsa Mean to Sikhs?
Khalsa, pure. Sikhism.
The Sikh Dining Tradition of Langar
The Sikh dining tradition of langar dates back to its founder Guru Nanak who said the best bargain is the profit of selfless service.
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.
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.
The 10 Sikh Baby Names Beginning with V and...
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with V.
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.
Are Kirpans OK When Flying? New TSA Regulations
Are Kirpans OK When Flying? New TSA Regulations
Sikhism - The Sikh Religion
Sikhism, the Sikh Religion
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.
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.
Sikh Baby Names Beginning With F
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with F.
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.
Naam - Divine Identity
Naam - Definition of Naam - Divine Identity
Why Do Some Sikh Women Have Facial Hair?
Did you know that Sikh women sometimes have facial hair? Find out more about Sikh women with beards, and what Sikh scripture says about hair here.
Bana - Sikh Spiritual Attire
Bana is Sikh traditional spiritual attire.
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.
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.
Nitnem Defined: What is Daily Observance in...
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.
Sikh Baby Names Beginning With L
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with L.
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.
18th Century Shaheed Singh Martyrs of Sikh...
Sikhism martyrs of the 16th and 17th century include Gurus and their disciples as well as courageous warriors who battled tyranny of the Mughal empire.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bairag, Viraag - Austerity
Bairag, Viraag, devotional austerity.
Kaam - Lust
Kaam - Definition of Kaam - Lust
Historical Gurdwaras of Nankana, Pakistan
Nankana Gurdwaras - The Historical Sikh Gurdwaras of Nankana Sahib, Pakistan
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.
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.
Top DVD Animated Movies About Sikh History
Top DVD Animated Movies About Sikh History by Vismaad Films.
All About Sikh Holidays, Festivals, and...
Find out all about Sikh holidays, festivals, and gurpurab celebrations here.
Events and Location of Guru Nanak's Birth
Looking for quick facts about the birthplace of Guru Nanak Dev? Find out here about the events and location of the first guru's birth.
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.
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.
Langar - Sacred Food Service
Langar - Definition of Langar - Sacred Food Service
Seva - Selfless Service
Seva - Definition of Seva - Selfless Service
What Does Gurbani Say About Marijuana Use...
What does Sikh scripture say about using marijuana? Find out here what Gurbani says about bhang, a concoction derived from marijuana.
Gurmukhi Numbers in Gurbani Illustrated
Gurmukhi Numbers of Gurbani Illustrated - Numeric Significance of Gurmukhi Script in Sikh Scripture - Gurmukhi Numerals
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.
Gurpurab - Guru's Commemoration
Gurpurab - Definition of Gurpurab - Guru's Commemoration
Amritvela (Instance of Immortality)
In Sikhism, Amritvela refers to an instance of immortality. Find an in-depth definition with supportive quotes from scripture here.
7 Offshoot Sects of Sikhism
Did you know that 7 offshoot sects of Sikhs have evolved over the centuries, who despite their distinctions, respect the scripture of Guru Granth Sahib? Find out more here about Sikhism schisms, splits and splinters.
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.
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.
Ginger Beet Curry (Chukandar) Illustrated Sabji...
Beetroot Sabji (Chukandar) is a delicious recipe for ginger beet root curry. Find the recipe here with step by step illustrated instructions.
Sikh Prayer, "Jamia Poot Bhagat Govind Ka"
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Dilruba - Ravisher of the Heart
Dilruba, Ravisher of the Heart. Sikhism.
What is the Meaning of Sikhism Term Gurbani?
What is the Meaning of Sikhism Term Gurbani? Find in-depth definition, including spellings, pronunciation, and examples from Gurbani scripture.
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.
Sarovar - Sacred Pool
Sarovar - Definition of Sarovar - Sacred Pool
Goindwal Baoli, the Well of Goindwal
Did you know that Guru Amar Das build a well with 84 steps in Goindwal? Find out how devotees meditate on these steps to become liberated.
Spiritual Sikh Baby Names Starting with 'Q'
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with Q.
Do Sikhs Have a Special Day for Worship?
What Day Do Sikhs Worship? - Do Sikhs Have a Sabbath? - Do Sikhs Have a Day of Rest?
Joora - Top Knot
Joora is a top knot worn by Sikhs.
5 Facts About Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana Death...
Do you know about the 2012 world wide Kesri Lehar (I Pledge Orange) movement to abolish the death sentence of Balwant Singh Rajoana? Find five facts about the Bhai Rajoana case here.
August 2015 Sikhism Events Free Calendar With...
Find out the date commemorating the 3 year memorial of Wisconsin Gurdwara Massacre USA with Free August 2015 Sikhism Events desktop gurpurab calendar.
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.
The Four Sons of Guru Gobind Singh
Find a timeline here for the 4 sahibzade, the illustrious sons of Guru Gobind Singh, with dates including birth, initiation, and martyrdom.
Do Sikhs Believe in the Devil or Demons?
Do Sikhs Believe in the Devil or Demons? - Egoism, the Concept of Evil in Sikhism
Why Read Gurbani If You Don’t Understand...
Why Read Gurbani If You Don’t Understand the Words? - Nitnem, the Daily Prescription for Ego
Indira Gandhi and the 1984 Sikh Genocide of...
Find out here about the political history of late Prime minster Indira Gandhi, her involvement in Operation Bluestar, and how she ordered the 1984 invasion of the Golden Temple.
Mata Sahib Kaur (1681 - 1747)
Did you know that Mata Sahib Kaur never gave birth to a child, yet she is the mother of the entire Khalsa nation? Find out all about the youngest wife of Guru Gobind Singh here.
Sikh Baby Names Beginning With Y
Are you looking for a spiritual name? Find Sikh baby names for girls or boys here that begin with Y.
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.
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.
Bibi Nanaki (1464 - 1518)
Bibi Nanaki - Profile of Bibi Nanaki - Bibi Nanaki Sister of Guru Nanak Dev
"Learn Gurbani Kirtan" Level 1 Book, DVD, and...
Manufacturer's Site The Bottom line The Learn Gurbani Kirtan kit by Bhai Manmohan Singh effectively fulfills
Amrit - Immortalizing Nectar
Amrit - Definition of Amrit - Immortalizing Nectar
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.
Top Books for Learning Punjabi Alphabet and...
Top Books for Learning Punjabi Alphabet and Gurmukhi Script Through English - Punjabi Alphabet Books for Learning to Read Gurmukhi Using English
Kes - Kakar - Unshorn Hair
Kes - Definition of Kes - Unshorn Hair

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