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Ethics of the Sikhs

Avtar Singh

Ethics of the Sikhs

by Avtar Singh

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Published by Punjabi University in Patiala [India] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sikh ethics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAvtar Singh.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22716175M
    ISBN 108173802017

    Philosophy of Religion: Chapter 2. Religions of the World. Section Sikhism. You should read enough of the materials presented in this section concerning the tradition of Sikhism in order to understand how this tradition displays the characteristics or elements that make a tradition one that would be termed a “religion. The tradition presented in the materials below is one of the world’s. In a revised edition of his original book, J. S. Grewal brings the history of the Sikhs from its beginnings in the time of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, right up to the present day.

    The Sikhs call their faith Gurmat (Punjabi: “the Way of the Guru”). According to Sikh tradition, Sikhism was established by Guru Nanak (–) and subsequently led by a succession of nine other Gurus. All 10 human Gurus, Sikhs believe, were inhabited by a single spirit. Harjit Kaur Arora Ethics in broader term are defined as doctrines of values in human conduct. In other words, these are the life-rules by which people live. The code of conduct set for the Sikhs in the Rahit Maryada (life-rules) set by Shromani Gurdwara Prabandhak committee has .

    Sikhs today have their own ethics, rituals, festivals and ceremonies. This book contains a brief introduction to the Sikh Gurus, The Takhts - the five seats of authority, Amrit- the initiation, Nishan Sahib- the symbolic Sikh Flag, the five K's and the Guru Granth Sahib. Abstract: Inquiries into Sikh ethics emphasize the tension between human agency and divine will, wherein divine grace takes primacy over personal effort. To date, scholars have primarily drawn on passages from the Adi Granth as authoritative pedagogical sources for morally imagining the Good Life.


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Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Ethics of the Sikhs. Avtar Singh. Punjabi University, - Sikh ethics - pages. 0 Reviews. SIKH BOOKS OF VALUE Sikhism is the sacred religion of the Sikhs which leads to the ultimate goal of achieving salvation and uniting with ‘One’ God.

A religion founded years ago is the epitome of highest Sikh virtues which is, to lead a selfless committed life based on the Khalsa principles. The perfect man will always try to help others. The sources of Sikh Ethics are the Guru Granth Sahib, the Dasam Granth, compositions of Bhai Gurdas, Janam-sakhis, Rahit-namas and The Sikh Rahat Maryada as issued by the Shromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Amritsar.

For guidance on ethics and morals, Sikhs look into a number of scriptural, theological, and exegetical sources which include the Guru Granth Sahib, accepted portions of the Dasam Granth, the janamsakhi genre, the writings of Bhai Gurdas, the Rahitnamas, and the Sikh Rahit Maryada (SRM).

[ 2, 3, 5, 7] The Hukamnamas written by the Sikh Gurus also provide evidence of the. Sikhism is a profoundly ethical religion. The Gurus had no place for forms of spirituality, which emphasized enlightenment and liberation (mukti), without social responsibility. This is why they could be so severe on those who practised austerity in their.

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Ethics of the SikhsCited by: These kinds of ethical injunctions are echoed in the writings of the later Gurus, and especially in the writings of the Sikh savant Bhai Gurdas. He made the first attempt to systematize Sikh ethics. Ethics of the Sikhs. Patiala: Punjabi University. MLA Citation. Avtar Singh.

Ethics of the Sikhs Punjabi University Patiala Australian/Harvard Citation. Avtar Singh. Ethics of the Sikhs Punjabi University Patiala. Wikipedia Citation. Since the death of the l0th Guru, Guru Gobind Singh (l), the Gurdwara has instead housed the Holy Book containing writings of Sikh Gurus and earlier spiritual leaders.

The Gurdwara is still however set up as though a human Guru is in residence - that is the book is treated as the human gurus may have been in.

BUSINESS ETHICS IN SIKH TRADITION by Kuldeep Singh – Ex Chairperson, World Sikh Council – America Region Director, Ohio Clinical Reference Laboratories, Toledo, Ohio [This article by the author was written for the students of his class on Sikhism in the Oakland University, and distributed to them on 03/07/ iii contents preface to the faith guide series iv notes on the author v 1.

introducing sikhism 2 history of sikhism and key divisions 4 uk calendar of sikh festivals 8 uk presence and diversity 9 debunking common stereotypes 11 2.

specific issues in higher education 12 moral, ethical and spiritual issues 12 cultural issues 15 recruitment and retention PATWANT SINGH is one of India’s leading writers on Indian history, politics and international affairs and the environment.

His recent books include The Sikhs, The World According to Washington and The Second Partition: Fault-Lines in India’s Democracy. JYOTI RAI is a numismatist of international repute, possessing one of the most important collections of Sikh coins and a considerable.

Sikhs (/ s iː k / or / s ɪ k /; Punjabi: ਸਿੱਖ, sikkh,) are people associated with Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the 15th century in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, based on the revelation of Guru Nanak.

The term Sikh has its origin in the word śiṣya (शिष्य), meaning 'disciple' or 'student'. According to Article I of the Sikh Rehat.

Ethics and Community; Sikhs offer adherents a casteless and egalitarian social structure. Sikhs believe that any two Sikhs make up a congregation, and where as many as five gather, the divine.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Avtar Singh, b. Ethics of the Sikhs. Patiala, Punjabi University [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Description of the Subject: Sikhism, Ethics and Business Sikhism, or Sikh Dharam, is a religion founded by Guru Nanak between the XVI and XVII centuries in India, in the actual state of Punjab, when Islam dominated the region, and the clash between Islam and Hinduism was m is a syncretic religion with Hinduism and Islam values.

English Dr. Avtar Singh has explored the entire Sikh corpus, from the Guru Granth to the codes and manuals which folIowed the creation of the Khalsa by Sri Guru Gobind Singh, the last of the ten Gurus. The investigation, detailed and serious, has been carried out with scholarly assiduousness and aplomb and with deep, analytical insight.Piara Singh Sambhi was a prominent member of the Sikh community in Britain.

He took a leading part in the development of the Chapeltown gurdwara in Leeds and became its president in He wrote several books, including The Guru Granth Sahib, which was published posthumously inand Understanding Your Sikh Neighbour.The Sikhs on the other side of the border were seen as potentially receptive to provocation due to their grievances against the central government.

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