Friday, December 15, 2017
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The Association of Sikh Professionals

The Association of Sikh Professionals - - The Association of Sikh Professionals (ASP) is a service organization of concerned Sikhs who seek the welfare of their community and are prepared to work for it in a low profile manner. It was formed in 1984 by several Sikhs in the Midwestern USA and has gradually expanded and now has members from 10 states. All members pay dues; these are budgeted to support various projects and to entertain new ideas or ventures. The Association is legally incorporated and is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) entity with a Board of Trustees and a Constitution 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. 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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