Guru Nanak

  • (noun): Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism in dissent from the caste system of Hinduism; he taught that all men had a right to search for knowledge of God and that spiritual liberation could be attained by meditating on the name of God (1469-1538).
    Synonyms: Nanak

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Sikhism In Germany - Gurdwaras
... Gurdwara Sri Guru Nanak Sabha, Munich Gurdwara Singh Sabha, Augsburg Gurdwara Singh Sabha, Berlin Gurdwara Shri Guru Darshan Sahib, Bremen Gurdwara Singh Sabha Duisburg, Moers Gurdwara Nanaksar, Essen Gurdwara ...
List Of Gurdwaras In The United Kingdom - England - South East England
... Name Location Notes Ref Guru Nanak Satsang Sabha Maidenhead Ramgarhia Sabha Berkshire Sri Guru Singh Sabha Berkshire Sri Guru Gobind Singh Marg Gurdwara Slough Sri Guru Singh ...
Sikhism In Scotland - Gurdwaras in Scotland
... Guru Granth Sahib Gurdwara, Sikh Sabha (Glasgow Gurdwara) Central Gurdwara Singh Sabha, Glasgow Guru Nanak Gurudwara, Edinburgh Guru Nanak Sikh Temple ...
Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Karachi - Guru Nanak Temple
... According to the Pakistan Hindu Council, there is a Guru Nanak temple within the Swaminarayan Temple complex ... Here, every Moon Night and for the birthday of Guru Nanak, Baisakhi is celebrated ...
Sangat (term) - Guru Nanak
... Guru Nanak said, “satsangat is where the Divine Name alone is cherished.” (GG, 72) This is where virtues are learned ... Satsangat is the Guru’s own school where one practises godlike qualities.” (GG, 1316) Attendance at sangat wins one nearness to God and release from the circuit of. 95) As satsangat is obtained through the Guru’s grace, the Name blossoms forth in the heart ...

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