The Tegha of Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji was used in the battle against Painde Khan and was the Shastar Guru Sahib wore on his Kamarkasa at all times.
The iconic Times Square was filled in with colors of the Sikh culture as thousands of community members gathered to celebrate Turban Day and educate fellow Americans about Sikhism...
Either it's your destiny to be the Guru's Sikh, or it's not. It's not that you have to go through a certain procedure or ritual, and then you are converted. If the destiny to be a Sikh is written on your forehead, then you already have a relationship with the Guru, that you may not even be aware of. You as an individual don't convert, because the Guru chooses the Sikh. The Sikh doesn't choose the Guru.
This Singh realized that complaining was accomplishing nothing and decided to host a Sikh history class for the youth at his local Gurdwara. This class grew and grew and he was so impactful...
Simply put, the goal was to share an experience that communicates what it means to be a Sikh and eliminate existing stereotypes that are often associated with the turban.
“I don’t mind taking every restless night on the phone, as long as I am helping someone then there is nothing greater. I feel this is all possible through the Guru’s grace.”
-Giani Sukha Singh
Please enjoy this in depth look at Guru Amar Das Ji, our third Guru. This is part of a series from Basics of Sikhi called '12 weeks 12 Gurus.' Who is the 12th Guru? You'll have to watch and find out.
“The Sangat is so beautiful here, it’s just brilliant, when we all sit and practice kirtan I feel like i’m experiencing God.” - Simrit Kaur, Age:14. --- Giani Ji noticed that a majority of Sikh Gurdwaras catered only to the needs of the older generation, he felt that the youngsters had been left out... Now 1600 children are inspired through the camps every year.
Please enjoy this live Kirtan performed by:
Hari Bhajan Kaur
Please enjoy this in depth look at Guru Har Rai Ji, our seventh Guru. This is part of a series from Basics of Sikhi called '12 weeks 12 Gurus.' Who is the 12th Guru? You'll have to watch and find out.