2018 Luce/ACLS Fellow in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs Simran Jeet Singh discusses the Sikh concept of seva in a new op-ed in Time. The article, “The Sikh Idea of Seva Is an Antidote to Our Current Malaise” is adapted from his new book, The Light We Give: The Power of Sikh Wisdom to Transform Your Life.
The Sikh concept of seva—selfless, love-inspired service—offers an antidote for our malaise. It invites us to ground our lives in love and selflessness, and in turn it moves us away from empty speech and towards authentic action.
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