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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.

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...

“The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh” – Eye First or Glimpse? - January 2018

SikhRI introduces “The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh” a monthly series devoted to his writings.   In the words of Prof. Puran Singh: “Bhai Vir Singh is the representative poet of those old Sikh poets who revolved round the Beloved’s...

Prakash Purab of the Father of the Sikh Nation

Today is the prakash purab of the Father of the Sikh Nation, Guru Gobind Singh Sahib—the epitome of excellence, who encouraged fine taste in music, art, literature, and who nurtured the Sikhs along those same lines. Not only did Guru Sahib gift...

ਮੋਹਨ ਮੋਹਿ ਲੀਆ ਮਨੁ ਮੇਰਾ ॥ Enticer enticed my mind.

I am the maiden-slave of my Ruler.Grasped feet of Divine World-Life,killed and ended ego. 1. Reflect. My life is the Beloved–Perfect, Supreme, Light, Supreme-Divine.Enticer enticed my mind,which understands and reflects on Sabad1.  1. Self-centered is weak, with little and false...

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