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Vaisakhi Resources

You can now download a basic powerpoint presentation we have created on Vaisakhi on this link https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1rgqV59bDf8TKkGb0xIP9U5NVkhRgXgtZ/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=106568441401290122923&rtpof=true&sd=true it is also available on our ‘Free Literature’ tab. You can also download our Vaisakhi booklet to compliment this at https://akaalpublishers.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Vaisakhi-Booklet-Final-Print-Ready-1.pdf

Sikh Code of Conduct Course Learning Materials Download now

We conducted a ‘Sikh Code of Conduct Course’ over 10 weeks some years ago. The course is very useful to people who are interested in learning about key Sikh ceremonies from birth to death. The aim of the course was to discuss the differences in applications of Rehat (discipline) in disparate groups of the Sikhs. Sharing their commonalties and discussing…

Rang of Holi & Holla Mohalla

The colours of Holi and Holla Mohalla make them stand out on an annual basis. Some argue Sikhs should not throw colours over one another whereas authors argue it is a distinct historical tradition of the Sikhs. To learn more please read our new short article on the topic which references Sikh history, Gurbani and Bhai Nand Lal Jee’s poetic…

Success after 1 year of farmer’s protest

This is a blog post reflecting upon the last year of protesting by farmers in India. It is written by our sevadar Jajhar Singh. Since writing the article the 3 farm laws have been repealed in both the Lok and Raj Sabha and just need the presidents signature for final approval. Friday 26th November 2021 marked the first anniversary of…

Coordinated attempts to undermine Sikh activism proven in new research report

The Centre for Information Resilience recently published a research report titled ‘Analysis of the #RealSikh Influence’ compiled by Benjamin Strick. In summary the report finds, ‘… a coordinated influence operation that uses fake personas on multiple social media platforms to promote narratives arguing that “real” Sikhs support the Indian government and Indian nationalism, and that advocates of Sikh autonomy and…

Shaheedi Sri Guru Arjan Dev Jee

Today is the Shaheedi Purab of Sri Guru Arjan Dev Jee, to commemorate Maharaj’s extraordinary patience under torture we are sharing a presentation that has been used in a Gurmat Class by Harjinder Singh. You can view the presentation here as a pdf and powerpoint depending on your preference. If you want to learn more about Guru Sahib and their…

Panj Pyare & gender – a discussion

The above article is written by two guest bloggers, who are both Amrithdhari Kaurs, they wanted to remain anonymous due to the amount of hatred and trolling that they could experience from revealing their identities in writing this article. Akaal Publishers accepted their submission of the article and we gave some minor feedback but did not force any editorials that…

Vaisakhi Resources

Vaisakhi was a culmination of the efforts of all 10 Gurus. Akaal Publishers have made a number of resources which inspire and teach about this glorious history of the 1699 Vaisakhi. We also need to remember Jalianwala Bagh massacre, the 1978 bloody Vaisakhi which led to the Shaheedia of 13 great Gursikhs and the assassination of Shaheed Bhai Surinder Singh…