Experience Sikhi

Experience Sikhi

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

Great is Your Nam – Persian Voice in the Guru Granth Sahib

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcast, Anchor or Podbean     Great is Your Nam  ਖੂਬੁ ਖੂਬੁ ਖੂਬੁ ਖੂਬੁ ਖੂਬੁ ਤੇਰੋ ਨਾਮੁ ॥ khūbu khūbu khūbu khūbu khūbu tero nāmu. Great, great, great, great, is your Nam.   ਝੂਠੁ ਝੂਠੁ ਝੂਠੁ ਝੂਠੁ ਦੁਨੀ ਗੁਮਾਨੁ ॥੧॥...

Circles of Influence, Circles of Abuse

Healing and accountability in the wake of allegations old and new   In the United States, 1 in 9 girls and 1 in 53 boys under the age of 18 have experienced sexual abuse or assault at an adult’s hands.i. As...

Maharani Jind Kaur: The Last Queen of Panjab

Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s death in 1839 left a big void in the rule of the Sikh kingdom, which led to the annexation of Panjab by the British. His throne was inherited by multiple claimant heirs, none of whom could survive...

Light Into The Dust – Persian Voice in the Guru Granth Sahib

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcast, Anchor or Podbean Light into the Dust ਖਾਕ ਨੂਰ ਕਰਦੰ ਆਲਮ ਦੁਨੀਆਇ ॥ khāk nūr kardaṅ ālam dunīāi. Infused light into the dust, and created the world, the universe. خاک نور کردن عالم دنایی ||   ਅਸਮਾਨ ਜਿਮੀ ਦਰਖਤ...

The Redemption: Jamuna's Journey, Pt.3

Jamuna's Journey In 1920 the United States granted women the right to vote. In 1921, Bhai Vir Singh published a book titled, The Redemption of Subhagji through the grace of Baba Naudh Singh.  With great sensitivity, he wrote about the...

The Redemption: Jamuna's Journey, Pt.1

Jamuna's Journey In 1920 the United States granted women the right to vote. In 1921, Bhai Vir Singh published a book titled, The Redemption of Subhagji through the grace of Baba Naudh Singh.  With great sensitivity, he wrote about the...

The Redemption: Jamuna's Journey, Pt.2

Jamuna's Journey In 1920 the United States granted women the right to vote. In 1921, Bhai Vir Singh published a book titled, The Redemption of Subhagji through the grace of Baba Naudh Singh.  With great sensitivity, he wrote about the...

Make Your Deeds The Soil – Persian Voice in the Guru Granth Sahib

Listen on: Spotify, Apple Podcast, Anchor or Podbean   Make Your Deeds The Soil – Persian Voice in the Guru Granth Sahib   ਸਿਰੀਰਾਗੁ ਮਹਲਾ ੧ ਘਰੁ ੩ ॥ sirīrāgu mahalā 1 ghar 3. Sri Rag, First Embodiment, Ghar 3.   ਅਮਲੁ ਕਰਿ ਧਰਤੀ ਬੀਜੁ...

Amritsar: Harimandar, Ramdaspur, Darbar, or Golden?

Amritsar, Ramdaspur, Harimandar, and Darbar – what are these terms referring to? Are they merely historical spaces? Do we have contemporary or near-contemporary accounts of the terms or of their development? Are there any citations in the Guru Granth Sahib? ...

Morning, Evening – A poem by Amardeep Kaur

Amardeep Kaur recites her original poem Morning, Evening followed by a brief interview with the Sikh Research Institute's Content Producer, Sean Holden. She describes her personal journey with writing Sikh inspired poetry, teaching Sikhi at the University of Toronto, and what...

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