Gurbani On Campus


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Some points, strategies, and considerations about presenting Gurbani on university campuses

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Gurbani On Campus

  1. 1. Gurbani on Campus<br />Sikh Students Collaborative Retreat<br />
  2. 2. The Importance<br />Critical in the development of any Sikh<br />Basis of Sikhi lies in Seva, Sangat, and Simran<br />
  3. 3. Ineffective Means<br />We don’t know how to engage<br />Those that are part of the ‘select’ are in; others are out<br />Little critical thought in most of us are mere reflections of our families<br />Judgment usually part and parcel of conveying Gurbani, puts off others<br />
  4. 4. Resolutions<br />Moving beyond the ‘select’<br />Having different avenues of engagement for different levels of previous knowledge<br />We are all on our own path, recognize and celebrate it<br />Introspection of egos<br />
  5. 5. Towards Greater Engagement with the Guru<br />Cumulative knowledge, building from the base<br />Beyond only kirtans<br />Moving beyond ‘experts’ to group-learning<br />We all can learn from one another<br />
  6. 6. Towards Gurbani-informed Perspectives<br />Engaging in topics from a Gurbani-informed perspective<br />Engaging with broader issues<br />Remember – Seva, Sangat, and Simran<br />
  7. 7. Towards Inclusivity<br />ਸਣ ਵਣ ਵਾੜੀ ਖੇਤੁ ਇਕੁ ਪਰਉਪਕਾਰੁ ਵਿਕਾਰੁ ਜਣਾਵੈ ।<br />ਪਤਿਤ ਪੁਨੀਤ ਕਰੈ ਜਨ ਭਾਵੈ ॥੧੯॥ <br />