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Guru Nanak:"Alone let him constantly meditate in solitude on that which is salutary for his soul, for he who meditates in solitude attains supreme bliss."
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.

iWitness Living a Carnage 1984

SikhSiyasat.Net Sikh Boy In Melbourne (Australia) Denied School Admission For Wearing DastarSikhSiyasat.NetMelbourne: As per the reports emanating from the local media a Sikh boy from Western Suburban Melbourne has been denied admission because he w...
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Times of India Five-year-old Sikh boy denied school enrollment in Australia for wearing turbanTimes of IndiaMELBOURNE: A five-year-old Sikh boy has been denied school enrollment in Australia for wearing turban as it does not align with its uniform p...
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The Indian Express 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court wants status report on SIT probeThe HinduThe Supreme Court on Monday sought a comprehensive status report on the probe into the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases being investigated by the SIT set up in ...
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Hindustan Times Plaques blaming Indira, Rajiv for 1984 anti-Sikh riots to be set up at Delhi memorialHindustan TimesTwo plaques holding former prime ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi responsible for the 1984 riots will be part of a memorial w...
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Firstpost Video of Sikh soldier singing about grievances surfaces despite army chief's warningFirstpostEven as Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday asked soldiers not to air their grievances through social media, a Sikh soldier put up a v...
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AZCentral.com Sikh gathering and march in Phoenix promotes tolerance, awarenessAZCentral.comMembers of Arizona's Sikh community march in a parade during festivities for Sikh Awareness and Identity Day in downtown Phoenix on Jan. 15, 2017. Ben Moffat...
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The Indian Express As Dalit, Sikh issues take centrestage, in Punjab, parties question SC orderThe Indian ExpressAt a rally in village Rania, SAD MLA and Gill constituency candidate Darshan Singh Shivalik hits out at the Congress for the 1984 operat...
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Sikhs to celebrate in Hastings streetsNew Zealand HeraldPhoto / Duncan Brown. Hastings streets will be flooded with colour as a centuries old tradition is celebrated in the inaugural Hastings Sikh Parade. An integral part of Sikh culture, the parad...
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Sikhism FAQs
Sikhism FAQs:What is the significance of the five symbols?
  Q65. What is the significance of the five symbols? When Guru Gobind Singh created the Khalsa Panth in 1699, he ordered them to maintain the... Read More...
Guru Sakhis
IMAGE Langar Bhai Nand Lal
Langar Bhai Nand Lal Institution of langar is an integral part of Sikh tradition. All the Gurus gave great importance to it and made langar the joint responsibility of the Sikh... 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.
TheSikhEncyclopedia.com