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The Khalsa Raj – Banda, Battles & Body Politic – Harinder Singh | SikhRI

The Khalsa Raj – Banda, Battles & Body Politic The journey of Baba Banda Singh Bahudar from getting hand selected...

What happened at Kartarpur Sahib? – Harinder Singh | SikhRI

What happened at Kartarpur Sahib? – Harinder Singh ~~ I have a morning ritual: I drop my daughter to her...

Wake Up – Harinder Singh

In Asa rag (musical measure), Guru Nanak Sahib, the founder of Sikhi, proclaims: Wake up, wake up, O’ Sleepers! The...

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,...

...Say something about Guru Gobind Singh – Professor Puran Singh

Prof. Puran Singh's (1881-1931) love for the Tenth Master...   “They ask me to say something about Guru Gobind Singh;...

The Nightingale & The Traveler: Love & Wisdom – Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh – Inni Kaur

Many have come into my life and have barely left a trace. Less than a handful have entered my cautious...

The 12 Gurus – Podcast

In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning...

Asa ki Var Explained – Series 1

Asa ki Var explained! SikhRi presents a five-part series where we explore the main themes, social and political messages in Asa...

Fakiri Surat – The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh

Bhai Vir Singh (1872-1957) is known as “The Sixth River of Panjab.” He was a poet, novelist, editor, exegete, historian,...

Celebrating the foundation day of Akal Takht Sahib (Akal Bunga)

ਵਡਾ ਤੇਰਾ ਦਰਬਾਰੁ ਸਚਾ ਤੁਧੁ ਤਖਤੁ ॥ਸਿਿਰ ਸਾਹਾ ਪਾਤਿਸਾਹੁ ਨਿਹਚਲੁ ਚਉਰੁ ਛਤੁ ॥ (ਮ5, 964) Grand is Your court, true...

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