Spiritual
Remembering the Centenary of the Re-Entry of Dalits into the Golden Temple of Amritsar

Although Sikhism originally called for and practised egalitarianism, casteism had been brought into the community in the 18th century.

Treatment of Leprosy by Sikh Guru Sahiban

Leprosy which is also called Hansen’s disease is a chronic and infectious disease which causes skin lesions and nerve damage. It mainly affects nerves, skin, eyes, lining of the nose, and peripheral nerves. With early diagnosis and treatment, this disease can be cured. But still in several countries including economically advanced countries like USA lepers still exist.

SARADHS ARE FORBIDDEN IN SIKH RELIGION

Saradhs also called sharadhs are forbidden in Sikh religion whereas in Hindu religion saradhs are held in memory of the deceased ancestors every year in the month of Asu, the seventh desi month which corresponds to the month of September

FCRA registration for Golden Temple is a path-breaking move by Modi govt: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said FCRA registration for the Golden Temple in Amritsar is a path-breaking move. Under FCRA norms.the Golden Temple will now be able to receive funds from abroad.

SHAHEED BABA JAI SINGH KHALKAT JI whose skin was peeled by hanging him upside down

During the 18th century Sikhs were tortured so much that the incidents of their martyrdom became part and parcel of their daily Ardas and thus their deeds of heroism and sacrifice were recounted by the Sikhs in their Ardas. Among the Sikhs, Ardas is like a ritual which is recited in the beginning, in the middle and at the end of the recitation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, as well as, when any venture is undertaken by them.

India erupts in joy after Ram Temple brick laying ceremony at Ayodhya

Longing for this moment became reality exactly at 12.44.08 pm, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the first brick for the construction of the Ram Temple on Wednesday, the atmosphere in Ayodhya suddenly turned electric.

Religion causes more conflicts among believers than establishing national identity and stability

A state becomes stable when the people living in it acquire what is called “national identity”, says Francis Fukuyama. Somehow, religion doesn’t help in this process of acquiring collective identity.

Bhai Taroo Singh Ji Martyred Under Mughal Policy Of Ethnic Cleansing; Anniversary 16 July
Bhai Taroo Singh Ji's martyrdom was part of a staunch policy of the Mughal rulers in the 18th century to convert all non-muslims to Islam and thereby extinguish Sikhs. As part of this staunch policy Bhai Taroo Singh Ji was arrested in June 1745 and after torturing him in thousands of inhuman ways, was martyred on July 1, 1745 in Lahore in a very torturous way by scrapping his scalp off his head with a rambi (a shoemaker's scraper).
 
Paying Obeisance to Sri Guru Har Krishan Sahib on His 364th Birth Anniversary on July 14, 2020

Sri Guru Har Krishan Sahib (1656-1664) the eighth Guru or prophet teacher of the Sikhs was the younger son of Sri Guru Har Rai Sahib (1630-1661) the seventh Guru of the Sikhs and Mata Sulakkhani Ji. He was born on 7 July, 1656 at Kiratpur Sahib which falls in the present day Ropar district of Punjab. Since his very childhood, he had a religious bent of mind and interests.

Bhagat Trilochan - The Sikh Seer of Past, Present, And Future

Bhagat Trilochan Ji was born in the village Barsi, District Sholapur in Maharashtra in samvat 1325 i,e year 1266 in a Vaish family . Some historians believe that he was born in 1267. But we are concerned with his contribution in the form of four hymns - two hymns in Rag Gaujri, one hymn in Rag Dhanasari and One Rag in Sri Rag which Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji included in Sri Adi Granth Sahib now known as Sri Guru Granth Sahib for which he is deeply respected by th Sikh community.

Remembering Bhagat Kabir Ji A Revolutionary Saint Poet on His 622nd Birth Anniversary (June 5, 2020)

Bhagat Kabir Ji's full name was Kabir Das. 'Kabir' in Arabic language means 'great` and the word 'dasa' in Sanskrit language meansa slave or a servant.He is one of the medieval Indian Saints of Bhakti and Sufi movements whose compositions Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji included in Adi Granth Sahib. While compiling Adi Granth Sahib Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji included the compositions of 15 Bhagtas, 11 Bhatts and 4 other holy men. Out of the 15 Bhagtas Bhagt Bhagat Kabir Ji's contribution is the largest, 227 Padas in 17 Ragas and 237 slokas.

Paying Obeisance To Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib: The Bandichhor Liberator Benign

Guru on his 425th Birth Anniversary (June 6,2020) Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib (1595-1644) the Sixth Guru prophet teacher of the Sikhs was the only son of Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji, the Fifth Guru of the Sikhs and Mata Ganga Ji. He was born on Har Vadi 7, 1652 Bikrimi i.e. June 19, 1595 at Vadali (now called Vadali Guru) about 8 kms from Amritsar.

Chardham Yatra Will Begin For Devotees On A Limited Scale From June 8

The yatra will begin for devotees on a limited scale initially and after talking to governments of other states, it will be opened for pilgrims from other states as well.

BABA BANDA SINGH BAHADUR JI: THE FOUNDER OF SIKH RULE ON HIS 304TH MARTYRDOM ANNIVERSARY (JUNE 25, 2020)

Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Ji (1670-1716), a brave Sikh warrior and founder of the Sikh Rule in Punjab was born on October 27, 1670 at Rajauri in Punchh District of Jammu and Kashmir. His early name was Lachhman Dev. His father Ram Dev, a Rajput farmer trained him in martial arts in early childhood.

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