Content tagged "Culture"

Sikh Values are not American Values

“Sikh values are American values,” they keep saying into the camera, seemingly oblivious to the obvious discomfort in the pairing,...

The Rani of Raipur – The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh – Pt. 2

Read Part. 1 here   “Bhai Vir Singh’s (1872-1957) art is of the highest, not for its power of story-telling;...

The Rani of Raipur – The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh – Pt. 1

“Bhai Vir Singh’s (1872-1957) art is of the highest, not for its power of story-telling; that conjures up past events...

Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh – Kiüṁ mire kalgīāṁ vāle dāte

“Kiüṁ mire kalgīāṁ vāle dāte!Kiüṁ tusīṁ aide suhane ho?” my father is singing.   So sweet is his tone, so full...

Sikh Nation’s Sovereign: Jassa Singh Ahluvalia – Harinder Singh

On 3 May 1718, a leader of the Dal Khalsa was born who established an independent kingdom in the Panjab....

Guru Nanak & The Sidhas

Bhai Vir Singh’s book Guru Nanak Chamatkar continues to have a profound effect on me. Trans-creating the encounter of Guru...

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...

Cet 1 is here

Dear friends, Cet 1 is here again. And with it begins the new Nanakshahi calendar year 550. SikhRI would love...

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...

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...

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