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1. Take Hukam and get a letter
Naam Karan is the Child Naming Ceremony. At home, you can open up the Guru Granth Sahib to a random page and the first letter of the first word on top of the left page is the letter designated for the child's first name. You may choose a letter by taking online Hukam. What is Hukamnama?


2. Look up names by the letter
Look up names using English or the Gurmukhi alphabets below.


3. What is the difference between Punjabi and Gurmukhi?

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Kaur

English: Kaur Gurmukhi:  ਕੌਰ Hindi: कौर Meaning: The Crown Prince (as an emphasis on equality.  The word literally means son, or Pr...

Aakaas

English: Aakaas, Akaas

Gurmukhi: ਆਕਾਸ
Hindi: आकासु

Meaning: sky

Punjabi Pronunciation 🗣

Spiritual Significance 📖

Page 143, Line 6ਮਛੀ ਤਾਰੂ ਕਿਆ ਕਰੇ ਪੰਖੀ ਕਿਆ ਆਕਾਸੁ ॥मछी तारू किआ करे पंखी किआ आकासु ॥Macẖẖī ṯārū ki▫ā kare pankẖī ki▫ā ākās.What can deep water do to a fish? What can the vast sky do to a bird?Guru Nanak Dev   -  view Shabad/Paurhi/Salok

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