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ਤ੍ਰਿਬਰਗੇ – Tribarge – Meaning

So in our regular gurbani meetings, we often run across certain words that hold a lot of meaning and depth, that can be difficult to understand and remember. Today this word, that has come up several times in Jaap Sahib came up for discussion, so I thought I’d write done the results and share it […]

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GurbaniDB – Translate and Transliterate Sri Guru Granth Sahib

GurbaniDB – Translate and Transliterate Sri Guru Granth Sahib

Today the Sikher Project released GurbaniDB, where you can download 52 translations and 22 transliterations of Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji under a CC-BY-NC-SA license. As far as I can tell these are entirely machine generated and of pretty poor quality – but that’s the point, these are destined to be used as starting points […]

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Panjab Digital Library Launched – Check it out!

Panjab Digital Library Launched – Check it out!

Check out this cool new Sikh project that just publicly launched Panjab Digital Library. From the press release: For the first time ever a searchable collection of millions of rare pages, on Sikhs and the region of Panjab has been made available. Panjab Digital Library (PDL) will include texts of manuscripts, books, magazines, newspapers and […]

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iSikhi – Gurbani Search App for iPhone

After using Gurbani Anywhere on my phone for the last few weeks, my little brother has been getting pretty jealous of all the cool things I could do with it sitting in Diwans, Kirtans, or anytime on-the-go. So Yesterday I grabbed his iPhone and installed the iSikhi iPhone app, which promises to Work on iPhone, […]

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Waheguru Knows We Are Retarded

Waheguru Knows We Are Retarded

I think it’s awesome cool that guru knows we’re retarded, every shabad tells us a little more, but repeats the last part a bit cause probably we still didn’t get it. Everytime in a different way cause we all relate differently to different situations (e.g Merchant/mom/dad/begger/rich person) Tells us the same/similar thing again and again […]

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Perspective on Sikh Tradition – Khushwant Singh

Perspective on Sikh Tradition – Khushwant Singh

If you’ve read Macleod and Macaullife, you should check out this book by Khushwant Singh. Now I have to admit, I haven’t read it myself yet, but it looks pretty interesting so I thought I should share it with the world! If you’ve read it, or if you do download and read it, please leave […]

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Gurbani Anywhere – Bani on your Windows Mobile Phone

So my buddy Mr. Sikhnet contacted me and pointed me to this intriguing app called Gurbani Anywhere. This App promises to “enable fast and efficient methods to search & display Gurbani, on a truly mobile platform.” So I registered on the website and waited (not-so)patiently for a several hours to get my membership approved. (Update: […]

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About Compilation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib

*whoosh* <– What’s that sound you ask? Well that’s the sound of another cool book and worthwhile read flying your way. Compilation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib by Professor Sahib Singh (translation by Sardar Dalip Singh) is a really interesting and quick read about how the Sri Guru Granth as we know it today came […]

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Cool Tool – Search Gurbani Desktop Version

A great alternative to Sikhi To The Max today I bring you Search Gurbani Desktop Version. A Java application for searching, displaying, and exploring the Guru Granth Sahib. From the website: Search Gurbani Desktop Version (SGDV) brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God. We have the […]

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