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Guru Amar Das:"Unhappy is he,Who lives under the influence of greed,luxury, anger and pride."
Based on the belief in One God, the Sikh religion recognizes the equality of all human beings, and is marked by rejection of idolatry, ritualism, caste and asceticism. This website serves to heighten the awareness of Sikhism and hopefully can be of some use to seekers of knowledge.

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Vancouver, Canada: Prof. Gurdarshan Singh from India has been a professor of history with Punjab university. Sikh organizations around the world is now starting to invite him as a scholar to give lecture(s) on Sikhism so that our offspring remain att...
The Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar (Mann) has expressed disappointment of recent statement by United Akali Dal (UAD) chief Bhai Mohkam Singh. In a recent video interview Bhai Mohkam Singh had said that he does not support the agenda of Khalistan anymor...
After the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) slammed the Aam Aadmi Party led Delhi government for withdrawing even second affidavit on SYL issue from the Supreme Court of India, the Delhi government now maintains that the affidavit was not fully withdrawn a...
Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) has slammed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over the Satluj Yamuna Link Canal issue. Punjab's ruling party alleged that the AAP had proved its "treacherous nature" by withdrawing even the second supposedly neutral affidavit it s...
Karnataka, India: Radicalized Hindu religious fanatics accused of hiring assassins to kill scholar. Criminal Investigation Department has revealed on Thursday that, Hindu right-wing groups involved in the murder of scholar M.M. Kalburgi. “Supari kill...
Sacramento, California: Sikh Society of Sacramento is managing a Sikh Gurudwara on Bradshaw road for more than 20 years. Management was trying to build a new building to meet requirement for increased Sikh Sangat for the past one decade. Project had ...
Sikhism FAQs
Sikhism FAQs:What do you know of Bhai Vir Singh?
Q89. What do you know of Bhai Vir Singh? Bhai Vir Singh (1872-1957) was the most important writer and theologian in Punjabi who expounded Sikh history and philosophy for more than fifty years. He is regarded as the Bhai Gurdas of the twentienth... Read More...
Guru Sakhis
Dhan Guru Nanak Ji with Hamza Gaus
  Dhan Guru Nanak Ji with Hamza Gaus Guru Nanak Dev reached Sialkot, now in Pakistan, on one of his preaching missions. The people who came to see him told him that they were greatly worried about themselves and their city. The Guru asked the... Read More...
WorldGurudwaras.com
Worldgurudwaras.com will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

The etymology of the term 'gurdwara' is from the words 'Gur (ਗੁਰ)' (a reference to the Sikh Gurus) and 'Dwara (ਦੁਆਰਾ)' (gateway in Gurmukhi), together meaning 'the gateway through which the Guru could be reached'. Thereafter, all Sikh places of worship came to be known as gurdwaras.
SearchGurbani.com
SearchGurbani.com brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God. It has the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, Amrit Kirtan Gutka, Bhai Gurdaas Vaaran, Sri Dasam Granth Sahib and Kabit Bhai Gurdas . You can explore these scriptures page by page, by chapter index or search for a keyword. The Reference section includes Mahankosh, Guru Granth Kosh,and exegesis like Faridkot Teeka, Guru Granth Darpan and lot more.
TheSikhEncyclopedia.com
Encyclopedias encapsulate accurate information in a given area of knowledge and have indispensable in an age which the volume and rapidity of social change are making inaccessible much that outside one's immediate domain of concentration.At the time when Sikhism is attracting world wide notice, an online reference work embracing all essential facets of this vibrant faithis a singular contribution to the world of knowledge.
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