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Guru Arjan:"The ignorant man wastes his valuable life,and cuts at his own roots."
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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InsideHalton.com Milton residents mark Sikh Heritage MonthInsideHalton.comThe celebration, held at the Grade Learning Milton on Bronte Street, included a discussion on the relevance of the Sikh emblem, among others. A short video on Sikh heritage an...
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The Tribune Sikh leaders perform 'sewa' in penanceThe TribuneAccording to the information, the Sikh leaders would also perform 'sewa' at the Langar Hall for two hours tomorrow, followed by 'joda sewa' (cleaning shoes of devotees) the other day. Last...
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Queens Tribune Queens Sikh's Turban Stolen During AttackQueens Tribune“Whenever there is a hate crime against one community, it really is a hate crime against all of us,” said Weprin at a press conference he held at the Gurdwara Sikh Cultural Societ...
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SikhSiyasat.Net Sikh Police Officer In Canada Refused Promotion On Racial Grounds, Says Media ReportsSikhSiyasat.NetToronto: As per the media reports emanating from Canada a Sikh police officer was denied promotion into senior ranks due to his diffe...
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Indiatimes.com Sikh Police Officer In Canada 'Denied' Promotion, Discriminated ...Indiatimes.comAn article onSikh Police Officer In Canada 'Denied' Promotion, Discriminated Because Of Race And Cultural Background.and more »
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Sikh24 News & Updates Sikh youth conferred 'Order of the British Empire' by Prince WilliamsSikh24 News & UpdatesLONDON, UK—London based young Sikh barrister named Jasvir Singh was conferred the award of 'Order of the British Empire' at an investitur...
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The Detroit News Sikhs in MichiganThe Detroit NewsBhavneet Singh dons a turban with help from Sukhraj Bual, both of Canton, before a Vaisakhi service and celebration on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at the Sikh Gurdwara in Plymouth. Vaisakhi is the festiva...
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Hindustan Times Indiana passes resolution hailing Sikhs' contributions to AmericaHindustan Times“The Indiana Senate recognises and acknowledges the significant contributions that American Sikhs have made across the United States and to the State of ...
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Sikhism FAQs
Sikhism FAQs:What is the place of sacred music
Q115. What is the place of sacred music - Kirtan - in Sikhism? Sacred music, Kirtan, means "singing the praises of God". It is devotional music. Generally in the Gurdwara, musicians either sing alone or request the Sangat to repeat after them the... Read More...
Guru Sakhis
Sudama and Krishna
Sudama and Krishna Sudama, a poor brahman, was known to be a friend of Krishna from childhood. His brahmin wife always pestered him as to why he did not go to Lord Krishna to alleviate his poverty. He was perplexed and pondered over how he could get... 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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