Sikh women: what does your love story look like?
At its core, Sikh scripture – the Guru Granth Sahib – is a testimony to the love and longing of the Divine. Many shabads (hymns) contained within the Guru Granth Sahib use the metaphor of a bride’s devotion to her beloved to express the relationship of human being to the Divine. Consider this shabad written by Guru Amar Das, the third Guru of the Sikhs: The Gurmukh is the happy and pure soul-bride forever. She keeps her Husband Lord enshrined […]
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