"Sikh gurus" Essays and Research Papers

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  • Ten Gurus of Sikhs

    Guru Nanak Dev Guru Nanak Dev (1469’ 1538)‚ founder of Sikhism‚ was born to Kalu Mehta and Mata Tripta‚ wherein the Bedi Khatri clan of a Hindu family in the village of Talwandi‚ now called Nankana Sahib‚ near Lahore.[1] His father‚ a Hindu named Mehta Kalu‚ was a Patwari‚ an accountant of land revenue in the government. Nanak’s mother was Mata Tripta‚ and he had one older sister‚ Bibi Nanki. From an early age Guru Nanak seemed to have acquired a questioning and enquiring mind and refused as a

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  • Sikh Religion

    The movie that I chose to do this report on is titled‚ ‘Bend it Like Beckham.’ It is about a Sikh girl who is being raised in England. This girl is confronted with a lot of issues pertaining to her culture and religion and how these both clash with the culture of England. She wants to do things that her fellow colleagues are doing‚ but is not allowed due to her parent’s strict respect of their religion. In the following pages‚ I will first explain the significance of the man on the wall in the

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  • Sikh and Punjabi

    پنجابی in Shahmukhi script)‚ which can be specified as Eastern Punjabi to distinguish it from Western Punjabi spoken in Pakistan‚ is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by inhabitants of the historicalPunjab region (north western India and in Pakistan). For Sikhs‚ the Punjabi language stands as the official language in which all ceremonies take place. Even though Punjabi is the most spoken language in Pakistan‚ it has no official status. Punjabi language has many different dialects‚ spoken in the different

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  • sikh temple essay

    R.S Project: Sri Guru Gobind Singh Gurdwara Sikhism religion is well known all around the world and was founded 500 years ago‚ The Sikh religion today has a following of over 20 million people worldwide and is ranked as the world’s 5th largest religion. Sikhism is open to all through the teachings of its 10 Gurus in the Sikh Holy Book and Living Guru‚ Sri Guru Granth Sahib. Introduction Sri Guru Gobind Singh Gurdwara has been in Whalley Range for less than 50 years. It was founded in 1961

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  • Famous Sikh Women

    a British General. battles. Sikh Women in Modern History Birthing; and three DVDs on Kundalini Yoga and pre- and postnatal yoga. Conclusion Sikh dharma has a rich history‚ both old and modern‚ of Sikh women who have shaped Sikh history‚ were presidents‚ rulers and were in the military. Introduction Sikh dharma is the world’s first spiritual tradition to start the movement of gender equality 500 years ago. There have been many famous Sikh women throughout history up to the

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  • Sikh Rehat Maryada

    ] One Absolute Manifest‚ Eternal Destroyer of darkness‚ Grace Incarnate Sikh Rehat Maryada Sikh Code of Conduct and Conventions > Table of Contents Details What is Rehat Maryada? Rehat Maryada: Section One Chapter I – Sikh Defined - Article 1 – Definition of Sikh Rehat Maryada: Section Two Chapter II – Aspects of Sikh Living - Article II – Sikh Living Chapter III – Individual Spirituality - Article III – Sikh Personal Life - Article IV - Meditating on Naam (Divine Substance) and Scriptures

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  • Sikh Case Study

    Warren Grover Williamson Sikh Temple April 10‚ 2013 Davenport University Sikh Temple Case 3 Warren T. Grover‚ Department of Business. Davenport University‚ Lettinga Campus. The case of the Sikh Temple has erupted many concerns both for the Sikh temple supporters and the neighboring citizens. The families who live in Evergreen‚ San Jose love their neighborhood. This same serenity attracted a man named Bob Singh Dhillon‚ when he first saw it he was determined he found the ideal site for

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  • Discrimination Against Sikhs In America

    Jai Nanda Mrs. Mormando English 11R 13 January 2017 How can we stop Americans from discriminating and being ignorant about the Sikh religion? Sikhism is a very little known religion in America‚ yet it is the fifth largest in the world. This monotheistic religion was founded in Punjab‚ India by Guru Nanak in the 15th century. Sikh discrimination is a very small and unknown topic‚ no one knows about it and it hasn’t been thoroughly explored yet. If anything‚ people only know that only Muslims have

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  • Role of sikhs in the revolt of 1857

    are neuters to the fact that in the time phase‚ when nobody had the courage to pronounce the word ‘Independence’‚ the noise of the Babas of the ‘Gader’ was heard. The noise of the bell awake the Indians from deep and long sleep. At Baj-Baj port‚ the Sikhs faced the bullets of the Britisher’s under the leadership of Shri Guru Granth Sahibji. There was turmoil in Punjab. The informers of the Britishers and traitors were killed‚ one by one. There is no doubt that the Britishers started the drive of suppression

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  • Sikh Wedding Card

    Sikh wedding Card Indian Marriages means lot of gaiety‚ frolic and good amount of expenses. It is very important occasion for both the families as they unite through various rituals and customs. And not only for one but for all the communities in India Wedding is no less than a big festival. All the communities have different customs and traditions with specific characteristics. Likewise‚ in Sikh community too weddings happen with lot of pomp and show. This community is very colourful and fun

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