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A new podcast hosted by the Sikh Research Institute that will feature members of Sikh community to talk about issues relevant to Sikhs around the world

A new podcast hosted by the Sikh Research Institute that will feature members of Sikh community to talk about issues relevant to Sikhs around the world
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United States

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A new podcast hosted by the Sikh Research Institute that will feature members of Sikh community to talk about issues relevant to Sikhs around the world

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English


Episodes

Words of Faith - Sabad

9/18/2018
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Words of Faith: a new series explaining the recurring words in Guru Granth Sahib Sabad is vast. It is infinite wisdom. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xrdpd9FRRug

Duration:00:02:27

Words of Faith - Guru

9/11/2018
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Words of Faith: a new series explaining the recurring words in Guru Granth Sahib Is Guru perfection? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nnx400HuVxU&t=25s

Duration:00:02:17

Sidak Explained w/ Arpinder Kaur

9/6/2018
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Arpinder Kaur has been involved with SikhRI since the inception of Sidak. She is also the first female Amritdhari commercial pilot in North America. In this podcast, she talks about how Sidak (a distinctive leadership development program) came into shape and how it helped her overcome the hurdles in her professional life.

Duration:00:13:47

Words of Faith - Nam

9/4/2018
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Words of Faith: a new series explaining the recurring words in Guru Granth Sahib. Nam is Identity. Nam is the culture of Sikhs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1O_rtTswxyM

Duration:00:02:34

Fakiri Surat – The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh

8/30/2018
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In 1958, the Bhai Vir Singh Sahitya Sadan was established in Delhi, India. They made a concerted effort to collect his letters, thereby preserving them in three books: Hamdardi Pattar of Bhai Sahib, Vir Pattravali, and Vir Sunehare. These letters written in Panjabi have a unique relevance and enhance the genre of modern Panjabi literature. While reading Vir Pattravali, I was drawn to a particular letter, for it spoke to me. In my twenties, I met a Fakir whose simple words made me focus...

Duration:00:13:28

Words of Faith - Har

8/28/2018
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Words of Faith: a new series explaining the recurring words in Guru Granth Sahib. Did you know that "Har" is the most used word in Guru Granth Sahib? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IsH-01YTxe4

Duration:00:02:22

Words of Faith - Ik Oankar

8/28/2018
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Words of Faith: a new series explaining the recurring words in Guru Granth Sahib. Ik Oankar https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lU-1NEUe7Y

Duration:00:02:47

Sikh Cast Ep76 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Harkrishan

8/26/2018
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In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of justice, coordinators of Seva and an overarching gateway to freedom and equality. It touches on the singular and harmonized Jot and Jugat as well as...

Duration:00:46:28

Sikh Cast Ep75 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Har Rai

7/21/2018
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In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of justice, coordinators of Seva and an overarching gateway to freedom and equality. It touches on the singular and harmonized Jot and Jugat as well as...

Duration:00:35:11

Sikh Cast Ep74 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Hargobind

7/10/2018
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In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of justice, coordinators of Seva and an overarching gateway to freedom and equality. It touches on the singular and harmonized Jot and Jugat as well as...

Duration:00:50:20

The Rani of Raipur – The Fragrance of Bhai Vir Singh

7/2/2018
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While trans-creating a chapter from Bhai Vir Singh’s book Kalgidhar Chamtakar, I was transported into another dimension. Prose and poetry blended effortlessly. And what I experienced was a glorious symphony, an unexpected beauty that touched the depths of my being. This story seems to have been set around the period of the Battle of Bhangani (1688). The Hill Rajas had formed an alliance to fight Guru Gobind Singh Sahib. Suspicion and turmoil are in the air, which comes out loud and clear in...

Duration:00:50:16

Sikh Cast Ep72 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Arjan

5/29/2018
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In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of justice, coordinators of Seva and an overarching gateway to freedom and equality. It touches on the singular and harmonized Jot and Jugat as well as...

Duration:00:44:47

Sikh Cast Ep71 - State of the Panth: Who is a Sikh?

5/7/2018
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The State of the Panth series is a report on Sikh matters presented by the Sikh Research Institute to the global Sikh community. The series reports on matters affecting either a large section of the Sikh Nation or a perspective on critical issues facing the human race at large. It surveys the self-identified Sikhs on their stances. It outlines a Sikh perspective based on Gurmat (the Guru’s Way) traditions of Bani (wisdom), Tavarikh (history), and Rahit (lifestyle). It outlines a...

Duration:00:35:51

Sikh Cast Ep70 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Ramdas

4/29/2018
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In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of justice, coordinators of Seva and an overarching gateway to freedom and equality. It touches on the singular and harmonized Jot and Jugat as well as...

Duration:00:44:57

Sikh Cast Ep69 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Amardas

3/28/2018
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In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of justice, coordinators of Seva and an overarching gateway to freedom and equality. It touches on the singular and harmonized Jot and Jugat as well as...

Duration:00:56:34

Sikh Cast Ep68 - What is Hola Mahalla and why is it important?

3/5/2018
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"Hola Mahalla" was established by Guru Gobind Singh and is now celebrated annually. We talk with Harinder Singh on its significance, historical context, references in Guru Granth Sahib and what it means for Sikhs today. We know the date can be March 1st or the 14th but we don't give any importance to the dates on the podcast and mainly focus on Hola Mahalla's importance. Host: Manpreet Singh (@mjassal) Guest: Harinder Singh (@1force)

Duration:00:23:04

Sikh Cast Ep67 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Angad

2/27/2018
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What is the significance of Gurus? Though all of us know them, their exact contributions raise questions in the students of Sikhi on a daily basis. In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of...

Duration:00:45:36

Sikh Cast Ep66 - 12 Gurus Series: Guru Nanak

1/30/2018
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What is the significance of Gurus? Though all of us know them, their exact contributions raise questions in the students of Sikhi on a daily basis. In a new podcast series The 12 Gurus: From 1469 to Infinity, SikhRI sheds light on the lives and meaning of Gurus in Sikhi. Were they spiritualists and reformers or Divine and Revolutionaries? What lessons can we draw from them? How do they teach us to think? The series introduces Gurus as masters of fine arts, builders of cities, deliverers of...

Duration:01:04:07

Sikh Cast Ep65 - “On the platter are placed three things...” (Sabad of the week)

12/26/2017
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On the platter are placed three things, reflect on the Truth and the Contentment. Ruler’s Immortal Nam is also placed on it, it is the support of all. If someone eats it, if someone savors it, that one is emancipated. This thing cannot be forsaken, daily, daily, keep it in the heart. Nanak: Cross the dark-ignorant world-ocean in feet-surrender, all is the Supreme Cosmic’s expanse. Divine IdentificationGuru Arjan Sahib Mundavani | Guru Granth Sahib 1429 ਮੁੰਦਾਵਣੀ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥ ਥਾਲ...

Duration:00:34:38

Sikh Cast Ep64 - “My life is the Beloved– Perfect, Supreme, Light, Supreme-Divine” (Sabad of the week)

12/19/2017
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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 Sabad. 1. Self-centered is weak, with little and false understanding, Mind, torso and body are in pain. When dyed in the Colorful Charmer-Divine, mind became serene contemplating Charmer-Divine. 2. Ego abandoned, became bairagani, then Eternal...

Duration:00:20:29