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Guru Nanak:"Nanak, call that a miracle Which the Lord graciously bestows."
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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The Indian Express Sikh man asked to take off kirpan, deboard bus in AucklandThe Indian ExpressA Sikh man was asked to remove his kirpan (ceremonial knife) after police boarded a bus in Auckland on Tuesday. The incident took place in the area around...
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Times of India Allow women to sing hymns at Golden Temple, Sikh-Americans sayTimes of IndiaAbout 120 young Sikhs between the age group of seven and 17 from across the United States and Canada, gathered in a Maryland suburb of Washington, raised the ...
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Sikhs accuse Vic school of discrimination - 9News9news.com.auParents who say their five-year-old Sikh boy was rejected by a Melbourne Christian school because he wears a ...and more »
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Times of India Cop booked for misbehaving with baptised Sikh girl in busTimes of IndiaSANGRUR: Sangrur police have booked the assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of the Government Railway Police (GRP) who had allegedly misbehaved with an amritdhari (bapti...
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Ceremonial Sikh knife prompts police raid on Auckland busNew Zealand HeraldA man carrying a ceremonial knife traditionally worn by Sikhs prompted a police raid on a busy commuter bus in Auckland yesterday. The raid happened about 10am on the Inner ...
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ABC Online Sikh family fight to have son enrolled in Christian school with patkaABC OnlineFive-year-old Sidhak Singh Arora was hoping to start prep at a school in Melbourne's north-west this year. But his patka - a traditional Sikh turban worn by ch...
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Hindustan Times Maharashtra school textbook should not call Bhindranwale a ...Hindustan TimesSikh groups have asked the government to amend the paragraphs on page 6 and 10 that mention Bhindranwale and his followers as 'terrorists'.and more »
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Economic Times Meet Preet Kaur Gill, Britain's first Sikh woman MP - The Economic ...Economic TimesWhile there have been Sikh MPs in the past, this is the first time that a Sikh woman - Preet Kaur Gill - and a man who wears a turban were elected.and...
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Sikhism FAQs
Sikhism FAQs:Give an account of the Singh Sabha Movement?
Q92. Give an account of the Singh Sabha Movement? The originn or the Singh Sabha Movement lay in the realization by the Sikh leaders of the Eighteen seventies (last century) that Sikhism was dominated by Hindu practices and should be reformed to... Read More...
Guru Sakhis
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Good souls and Bad souls There was an Amritdhari Bibi who was constantly being told by this Devta (good) soul to take it to darshan of Sri Darbar Sahib (Amritsar). This soul was incidentally a muslim soul. Maskeen Ji says he was astonished when that... 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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