This Sidak course provides participants aged 18-40 a 2.5 hour per day learnings for 5 days. Each day will consist of a Hukam reflection, an interactive themed activity, and a learning session. The course will delve into the Bani of Guru Nanak Sahib “Sidh Gosti: Learning through Dialogue.” It will provide participants with an opportunity to enhance their personal relationship with IkOankar, engage in critical conversations about issues affecting Sikh families and the Panth, and develop opinions on non-Sikh issues that are supported by a Gurmat framework. The participants will develop a deeper understanding of the theme and tangible applications of the learnings.
Session 1 - Introduction: 1Oankar & Nam
Date: Monday, July 26
What are the major Sikhi principles and paradigms?
- Presented by: Harinder Singh & Jasleen Kaur
Session 2 - Bani: Wisdom, Theme, Language
Date: Tuesday, July 27
What Sikhi ideas the Guru communicated and how?
- Presented by: Kiran Kaur, Satprit Kaur & Surender Pal Singh
Session 3 - Tavarikh: Religious-Political Historical Subtext
Date: Wednesday, July 28
Can just being a spiritualist or an activist be enough?
- Presented by: Jaspreet Kaur & Santbir Singh
Session 4 - Rahit: Eternal Lifestyle Questions & Answers
Date: Thursday, July 29
Why are we still struggling to understand them?
- Presented by: Inderpreet Singh & Inni Kaur
Session 5 - Model: Dialogue & Connection
Date: Friday, July 30
How can the world benefit from Infinite Wisdom?
- Presented by: Abinash Kaur, Diveesh Singh & Kulvir Singh