Monday, December 11, 2017
Gateway to Sikhism

This section provides a list of important and prominent figures from Sikh History which have been listed in alphabetical order.

khanda Achchar Singh - Twice Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib
khanda Ajit Singh, Raja - Ruler of Ladva
khanda Ajit Pal Singh - Sikh Hockey Player
khanda Ajit Singh, Sandhanvalia - Assassin of Maharaja Sher Singh
khanda Amar Singh - Journalist and Political Activist
khanda Arjan Singh Gargajj - Revolutionary and Journalist
khanda Arjan Singh Padma Vibhushan, DFC - Marshal of the Air Force
khanda Arur Singh - Maharaja Duleep Singh's personal attendant
khanda Arur Singh, Bhai - One of the Nankana Sahib Martyrs
khanda As Kaur - Maharani of Patiala
khanda Atar Singh Sandhanwalia - Of the Sandhanvalia Family at Lahore
khanda Atar Singh, Sant - A great Saint and Educational Reformist
khanda Atma Singh, Bhai - One of the Nankana Sahib Martyrs
khanda Attar Singh, Sardar Sir - Scholar and Translator
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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. 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.
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