Amal, refers to the technique of practicing what
is learned or taught. Amal is the most important facet of Nitnem.
Akali Guru Arjan Dev has said:
‘Practice oneself, and then teach others.
The name of ‘Raam’ (all pervasive God) that resides
within you.’ ‘Adi Guru Durbar’, Raag Gauri,
Akali Guru Nanak Dev Ji Maharaj
A fresco from the walls of Baba Atal Gurdwara, Amritsar, depicting
a scene where
Akali Guru Nanak Devji accompanies his newly-wed bride to his village
of Talwandi, circa late 19th century