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the principal sacred text of Sikhism contains hymns and poetry as well as the teachings of the first five gurus

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A leader from the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Campaign said: 'We saw on the internet that a wedding was due to take place at Baylis House, which has a marriage licence.
It was the Coventry-based Respect to Guru Granth Sahibji Campaign's second 'confiscation' raid in a week.
Dera followers and Sikhs in Moga village clash over recitation of Guru Granth Sahib
Sikh tradition maintains that the fifth Guru, Arjan (1563-1606) produced the "first canonical text" of the Adi Granth in 1604.
He said: "We saw the priest carrying the Siri Guru Granth Sahib Ji on his head which is traditional.
The canon belonging to the Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the last of the great Indian Raja's, will be on show, as will the world's smallest Siri Guru Granth Sahib Ji.
For him the Adi Granth was indeed the Guru and he treated it with absolute reverence.
More prayers in praise of the Lord are said, followed by music and hymns, sung from the Guru Granth Sahib.
The Dasam Granth texts which I have in mind, along with the Bachitar Natak, are the Chaubis Autar and the Chandi Charitr, respectively.
One of the organisers of the event, Bhagwant Singh Pandher, said: "The focal point of the celebrations will be a spectacular and unique procession headed by a most lavishly decorated float - glittering like the Golden Temple - which contains a copy of our holy book, the Guru Granth Sahib.
The Sikh faith's scriptural message is its sacred text 'Guru Granth Sahib Ji' written in 'Punjabi' in beautiful poetry.
Sheikh Brahm was the eleventh successor to Baba Sheikh Farid whose 134 hymns have been incorporated in the Guru Granth Sahib.
Philological analysis of the Adi Granth (AG), the most sacred work of scripture of the Sikh faith (by whose pious adherents it is referred to by the title Adi Sri Guru Granth Sahib), is both as poorly developed and as controversial as that of the scripture of any South Asian religious tradition.
The hymn in the tenth chapter of Guru Granth Sahib reads Deh Shiva bar mohe ihai, Shubh karman the kabhu na taro, Na daroo ar siyoo jab jah laroon, Nischai kar apni jeet koroo .
Tarn Taran devotee Karamjit Singh said that at many places even the 'parkash' (installation) of Guru Granth Sahib has not taken place, which is against Sikh traditions because every gurdwara must have the Granth Sahib installed.