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Akal Security – Our Sikh Identity

Akal Security – Our Sikh Identity

Gurutej Singh tells the story about how he tried to get into military and law enforcement, but because of his turban and beard wasn’t able to. He then started his own security company, that is now the 2nd largest in USA. He encourages us to be confident with our identity and not change who we […]

Transforming Tragedy to Triumph

Transforming Tragedy to Triumph

The Power of Sadhana and Sangat When we face challenge and adversity in life, the natural tendency is to find safety. Yet life is a sequence of challenges, each with its own sequence of failures or successes, tragedies or triumphs. It is the challenge that makes us grow, not the result. This is an important […]

Where the Sun Sets

During the Jaap Sahib course here in Espanola earlier this month, Gurutej Singh (founder of Akal Security) started his class with a poem from his poetry book titled "Children of the Cusp". The book is a collection of poetry describing life on a spiritual path in this modern age, here in the west. The poems […]

Job Security – Akal Security

Gurutej Singh describes how job rejections led to the founding of the multi-million dollar Akal Security, Inc. It should have been one of the happiest days in my life. It was my graduation day from the Police Academy. I was the class valedictorian with the highest academic scores and the highest range scores. At my […]