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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...

Children's Curriculum – 2018

With summer at our doorsteps, now is a great opportunity to plan a few educational family activities for the next...

Sikh Nation’s Sovereign: Jassa Singh Ahluvalia

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...

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...

Preparing to Bloom

The Beginning I am a list person. A trait that is a direct byproduct of me also being a worry...

Anand Karaj: The Sikh Marriage

What is the importance of participating in the Sikh marriage ceremony of Anand Karaj? We surveyed close to 1,000 self-identifying...

Top Ten Truths about Guru Teghbahadar Sahib

Guru Teghbahadar Sahib’s life and legacy is unparalleled in the annals of world history.   He proclaimed: “Be very clear...

Gurmukhi: Guru Nanak Sahib’s Alphabets

Gurmukhi – what is it?  Its two most popular etymological explanation are from “the mouth of the Guru” or “the...

Who is a Sikh?

The State of the Panth series is a report on Sikh matters presented by the Sikh Research Institute to the...

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