Nanak’s Legacy of Interfaith Engagement: Lahore International Conference

Harbans Lal, Ph.D., D. Litt. (Hon) My last visit to Pakistan was in February 2006, when I led a delegation of Sikh scholars on a pilgrimage tour of our holy shrines. I also co-organized a conference there as Executive Vice President of the Sri Nanakana Sahib Foundation. The late Sardar Ganga Singh Dhillon was the… Read More Nanak’s Legacy of Interfaith Engagement: Lahore International Conference

Do I have to choose between Religion and Science?

Science, religion, and culture are three forces that greatly affect our world. It is no exaggeration to say that the course of human history will depend on the relationship between these disciplines, and the impact and influence each area has on society. Intellectuals, for example, will be attracted to religions that are mainly dynamic, progressive,… Read More Do I have to choose between Religion and Science?

The Great Leap of Faith – A Sikh Initiation Rite

By Dr. Harbans Lal Sikhs have a straightforward, but still very inspirational and practical initiation rite. The only problem is that in recent times, we seem to have forgotten its importance. An American friend of mine recently explored the rite of initiation to our living Guru, Sri Guru Granth Sahib, and felt disturbed that we… Read More The Great Leap of Faith – A Sikh Initiation Rite