Yogi Bhajan and Guru Ram Das

Yogi Bhajan and Guru Ram Das

This is an excerpt from the book Heroes, Saints and Yogis: Tales of Self Discovery and the Path of Sikh Dharma, compiled by Shakti Parwha Kaur Khalsa and Guruka Singh Khalsa. In 1938, when he was nine years old, Harbhajan Singh Puri (who grew up to...
The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep

By Shakti Parwha Kaur Khalsa My father committed suicide in 1942. I was 13. I blotted out thoughts about death for many years. In my mind, death was just a permanent dreamless sleep. I had never attended a funeral until I went with Yogi Bhajan to a memorial service...
My 3HO Family (A Poem by Shakti)

My 3HO Family (A Poem by Shakti)

My 3HO family, who can describe what you are? But I’d rather belong to you than anything else by far! Yogi Bhajan gave me a name, saved me from my fate, The Siri Singh Sahib brought me to the Guru, although he had to wait Until my American ego, my limited intellect...
Gratefully Accepting Everything

Gratefully Accepting Everything

Gratefully accepting everything that comes to us as a gift of God invokes a remarkably dynamic response from God. An “attitude of gratitude” invites and allows the power of God to work faster and easier to bless and heal us. Try it for yourself. Whenever...
Who Wants to be Holy?

Who Wants to be Holy?

This article is by Shakti Parwha Kaur circa 2003. Thirty-four years ago, when I first heard Yogi Bhajan speak of his vision of creating the 3HO Foundation, a “Healthy, Happy, Holy” Organization, I didn’t like the word “holy.” It sounded too churchy to me. Holy? I...