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Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I

The author descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. She shares her deep connection to Sabad while acknowledging that she has yet to be graced with the “Five Gifts.”

The author descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. She shares her deep connection to Sabad while acknowledging that she has yet to be graced with the “Five Gifts.”

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Sojhi

Sojhi creates a connection to Sikhi for kids. Engaging content, as well as downloadable resources and K-12 curriculum.

Sidak

A leadership program for young adults, Sidak promises connection and transformation through exploration of Sikhi.

State of the Panth Report

Our research reports on Sikh matters, surveying self-identified Sikhs and providing perspectives rooted in Gurmat.

Guru Granth Sahib Project

The world can now build a deeper connection to Sabad. Begin exploring the Guru Granth Sahib like never before.

Illuminating Every Path

In an unprecedented era of change and uncertainty, we’re creating new modes of engaging with the wisdom and light of Sikhi.

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Saturday
,
24
April
2021

Khalsa Scholar-Martyrs: Bhai Mani Singh & Baba Dip Singh

Bhai Mani Singh and Baba Dip Singh were leaders, scholars, and warriors. They played significant leadership roles in the community post-Baba Banda Singh Bahadur, keeping the Panth united under challenging circumstances. They were master scholars, some of the greatest in Sikh history, and created a scholarly tradition that still resonates in the community to this day. They were great warriors, fully living up to Guru Gobind Singh Sahib’s standard of the Warrior-Saint. And both sacrificed themselves for the Panth, becoming martyrs whose Shahidi has inspired generations of Sikhs. Join us as we explore the lives and legacy of these two preeminent Khalsa Scholar-Martyrs.

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Sunday
,
25
July
2021

Sidak 2021

Khalsa Centre Miracle Valley

Experience — strengthen your connection to the Sikh faith while developing your leadership skills in life.Sidak is a distinctive leadership development program for young adults seeking to increase their commitment towards the Sikh faith. This two-week intensive immersion into the Sikh culture, language, values and community is held annually in the summer. Sidak is available for adults 18-40 years old (17 year olds that have completed high school are considered). Learn more about Sidak at our website: sikhri.org/sidak Application to Sidak Space is limited, so applications are reviewed as they are received. All applicants are subject to review by the Sidak Admissions Committee. Fees are refundable only if the applicant is not accepted into the program. Paying the Deposit vs. Paying Full Price Unless you are paying your $150 deposit for General Registration, you are required to pay the full cost for your registration. General registration is the only registration type that allows for a deposit to be paid in advance and the remaining cost at a later date. Financial Assistance Available Money should not be a barrier to connection and deepening your journey in Sikhi. For those requiring financial assistance to attend Sidak, we provide a simple process to make an application for financial assistance, which is subject to review by the Sidak Admissions Committee. Simply click "Register" and select "Financial Assistance" as your registration type.

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Saturday
,
24
April
2021

Khalsa Scholar-Martyrs: Bhai Mani Singh & Baba Dip Singh

Bhai Mani Singh and Baba Dip Singh were leaders, scholars, and warriors. They played significant leadership roles in the community post-Baba Banda Singh Bahadur, keeping the Panth united under challenging circumstances. They were master scholars, some of the greatest in Sikh history, and created a scholarly tradition that still resonates in the community to this day. They were great warriors, fully living up to Guru Gobind Singh Sahib’s standard of the Warrior-Saint. And both sacrificed themselves for the Panth, becoming martyrs whose Shahidi has inspired generations of Sikhs. Join us as we explore the lives and legacy of these two preeminent Khalsa Scholar-Martyrs.

Learn more ⟶
Saturday
,
24
April
2021

Khalsa Scholar-Martyrs: Bhai Mani Singh & Baba Dip Singh

Bhai Mani Singh and Baba Dip Singh were leaders, scholars, and warriors. They played significant leadership roles in the community post-Baba Banda Singh Bahadur, keeping the Panth united under challenging circumstances. They were master scholars, some of the greatest in Sikh history, and created a scholarly tradition that still resonates in the community to this day. They were great warriors, fully living up to Guru Gobind Singh Sahib’s standard of the Warrior-Saint. And both sacrificed themselves for the Panth, becoming martyrs whose Shahidi has inspired generations of Sikhs. Join us as we explore the lives and legacy of these two preeminent Khalsa Scholar-Martyrs.

Learn more ⟶
Sunday
,
25
July
2021

Sidak 2021

Khalsa Centre Miracle Valley

Experience — strengthen your connection to the Sikh faith while developing your leadership skills in life.Sidak is a distinctive leadership development program for young adults seeking to increase their commitment towards the Sikh faith. This two-week intensive immersion into the Sikh culture, language, values and community is held annually in the summer. Sidak is available for adults 18-40 years old (17 year olds that have completed high school are considered). Learn more about Sidak at our website: sikhri.org/sidak Application to Sidak Space is limited, so applications are reviewed as they are received. All applicants are subject to review by the Sidak Admissions Committee. Fees are refundable only if the applicant is not accepted into the program. Paying the Deposit vs. Paying Full Price Unless you are paying your $150 deposit for General Registration, you are required to pay the full cost for your registration. General registration is the only registration type that allows for a deposit to be paid in advance and the remaining cost at a later date. Financial Assistance Available Money should not be a barrier to connection and deepening your journey in Sikhi. For those requiring financial assistance to attend Sidak, we provide a simple process to make an application for financial assistance, which is subject to review by the Sidak Admissions Committee. Simply click "Register" and select "Financial Assistance" as your registration type.

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Friday
,
16
April
2021

Barah Maha: Vaisakh

We now move on to Vaisakh, a month in which vegetation and agriculture are thriving. Growth is truly at its finest right now, yet the human-bride is experiencing bouts of separation. Join the human-bride as she begins to see where her shortcomings lie due to her pain from her separation from IkOankar.

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Friday
,
16
April
2021

Barah Maha: Vaisakh

We now move on to Vaisakh, a month in which vegetation and agriculture are thriving. Growth is truly at its finest right now, yet the human-bride is experiencing bouts of separation. Join the human-bride as she begins to see where her shortcomings lie due to her pain from her separation from IkOankar.

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Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Khalsa Inauguration, Indian Subcontinent & Freedom Solidarity

Watch the entire conversation on how the Khalsa inauguration on Vaisakhi day in 1699 infused the Sikhs and gave them a structure of ideas and institutions that continue to shape their lives both individually and collectively. Why was the Khalsa revealed by Guru Gobind Singh Sahib? How did it transform the community in the Indian subcontinent and beyond? What are the “freedom” (political-spiritual) ramifications for global Sikhs today? They discuss these and related matters for personal and community development.

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Friday
,
16
April
2021

Barah Maha: Vaisakh

We now move on to Vaisakh, a month in which vegetation and agriculture are thriving. Growth is truly at its finest right now, yet the human-bride is experiencing bouts of separation. Join the human-bride as she begins to see where her shortcomings lie due to her pain from her separation from IkOankar.

watch now ⟶
Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Khalsa Inauguration, Indian Subcontinent & Freedom Solidarity

Watch the entire conversation on how the Khalsa inauguration on Vaisakhi day in 1699 infused the Sikhs and gave them a structure of ideas and institutions that continue to shape their lives both individually and collectively. Why was the Khalsa revealed by Guru Gobind Singh Sahib? How did it transform the community in the Indian subcontinent and beyond? What are the “freedom” (political-spiritual) ramifications for global Sikhs today? They discuss these and related matters for personal and community development.

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Tuesday
,
13
April
2021

Countdown to Vaisakhi: Santbir Singh

Santbir Singh, our Sidak Facilitator at Sikh Research Institute (SikhRI) shares his reflection on Vaisakhi.

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Monday
,
8
March
2021

Shadow

Embedded in my consciousness are scars that I have borne through the centuries. Deep as they were, deep as they are, Light penetrated, and the healing began.

Embedded in my consciousness are scars that I have borne through the centuries. Deep as they were, deep as they are, Light penetrated, and the healing began.



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Thursday
,
18
February
2021

Guru Teghbahadar Sahib: The Benevolent Warrior

On March 27th join us as we celebrate the 400th Parkash Purab of Guru Teghbahadar Sahib with a virtual conference titled “Guru Teghbahadar Sahib: A Benevolent Warrior” in English. Experience the vastness of the Guru through the words of Bhai Nand Lal, Sainapati, and Bhai Vir Singh.

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Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I

The author descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. She shares her deep connection to Sabad while acknowledging that she has yet to be graced with the “Five Gifts.”

The author descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. She shares her deep connection to Sabad while acknowledging that she has yet to be graced with the “Five Gifts.”

READ More ⟶
Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I

The author descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. She shares her deep connection to Sabad while acknowledging that she has yet to be graced with the “Five Gifts.”

READ More ⟶
Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I

The author descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. She shares her deep connection to Sabad while acknowledging that she has yet to be graced with the “Five Gifts.”

READ More ⟶
Monday
,
29
March
2021

Paigham-i-Goya: An Expression of Love

A new translation of and a brief essay on the eighth ghazal from Bhai Nand Lal’s Divan-i-Goya.

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Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I: Inni Kaur | The Sikh Cast | SikhRI

Inni Kaur descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. Listen as she reflects back on her life. Her words hold power, there is resonance and relation and an acknowledgment that she is still not where she would like to be.

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Tuesday
,
13
April
2021

Countdown to Vaisakhi | Featuring Santbir Singh | The Sikh Cast

Santbir Singh , Sidak Facilitator at Sikh Research Institute (SikhRI) shares his reflection on Vaisakhi.

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Monday
,
12
April
2021

Countdown to Vaisakhi | Featuring Arpinder Kaur | The Sikh Cast

Arpinder Kaur, Sidak Facilitator at Sikh Research Institute (SikhRI) shares her reflection on Vaisakhi.

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Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I: Inni Kaur | The Sikh Cast | SikhRI

Inni Kaur descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. Listen as she reflects back on her life. Her words hold power, there is resonance and relation and an acknowledgment that she is still not where she would like to be.

LISTEN NOW⟶
Wednesday
,
14
April
2021

Vaisakhi & I: Inni Kaur | The Sikh Cast | SikhRI

Inni Kaur descends into an exploration of what connects her most to Vaisakhi and its roots. Listen as she reflects back on her life. Her words hold power, there is resonance and relation and an acknowledgment that she is still not where she would like to be.

LISTEN NOW⟶
Tuesday
,
13
April
2021

Countdown to Vaisakhi | Featuring Santbir Singh | The Sikh Cast

Santbir Singh , Sidak Facilitator at Sikh Research Institute (SikhRI) shares his reflection on Vaisakhi.

LISTEN NOW⟶

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