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As a complement to our immersive programs, we produce a variety of materials, including podcasts, books, articles and videos to keep you engaged.

Warm Vaisakhi wishes from SikhRI

Vahiguru ji ka Khalsa, Vahiguru ji ki Fatih! The entire Sikh Research Institute team wishes you a warm, Guru-focused, and reflective Vaisakhi! Mature crop, bountiful harvest, cultural celebrations, and thanksgiving — a significant day and time in multiple communities and...

Challenging The Darkness: Developing A Sikh Response (webinar)

Trump. Modi. Climate Change. Brexit. Syria. It seems like the world is on fire and getting worse. Leaders out of control. Economic and social inequalities spreading. Human rights being trampled. Morals and principles taking a back seat to profit and...

The idea, context, framing and realities of ‘Sikh radicalisation’ in Britain (webinar)

About the Presentation: “Dr. Jasjit Singh will talk about his recent research project which examined the idea, context, framing and realities of ‘Sikh radicalisation in Britain’ following media reports about this issue in 2015. Dr Singh gathered evidence by interviewing...

Who is Sura? – Lives of the four Sahibzade (webinar)

Description:The month of December takes us to lives of the four Sahibzade, Guru Gobind Singh Sahib and his Gursikhs. We often wonder what gave them such strength to be the ‘warriors’ they were, Join us in this webinar as we...

Vaisakhi Promo

As you know, Vaisakhi is about to be here. To properly celebrate, we decided to make all our online courses and products 20% off for the whole month of April, including free shipping.* This is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate...

Cet 1 is here

Dear friends, Cet 1 is here again. And with it begins the new Nanakshahi calendar year 550. SikhRI would love to take this opportunity to convey our warm wishes to the entire Sikh sangat, and our heartfelt appreciation for your...

Kant Maheli - The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh

The poem Kant Maheli of Bhai Vir Singh has been sitting on my desk for over two years. For some strange reason, I was fearful of it. I ignored the whispers that I kept hearing: “You need to read Kant...

Piare Jio – O’ Beloved – The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh

Bhai Sahib Bhai Vir Singh ji is best described as a savant-poet. As a poet, even his prose takes on a mystical, lyrical quality. The physical effect of reading his works is like a shikara (light, flat-bottom, roofed boat) gently...

Preparing to Bloom

The Beginning I am a list person. A trait that is a direct byproduct of me also being a worry person. I still haven’t quite figured out if making lists helps ease my worries or if it further exacerbates them,...

Tree of Love

He returns, She glows.   He rests his head on her chest, Her fingers enmesh in his beard, Gratitude fills her, for he’s safe and back in her arms.   “Tell me a story,” he murmurs.   “My Love, there...

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