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the doctrines of a monotheistic religion founded in northern India in the 16th century by Guru Nanak and combining elements of Hinduism and Islam

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She even explained her conversion to Sikhism in that newspaper interview last year.
Writing for these younger Sikhs and non-Sikhs interested in the religion, he aims to present a succinct introduction to the main principles of Sikhism as found in the Guru Granth Sahib, the 11th and final Guru of Sikhism, who is embodied in physical scriptures.
While attention has focused on Islam, many of these issues apply equally to any religion, including Sikhism and Christianity.
Sikhism is a distinct religion, neither Hindu nor Muslim.
Guru Nanak was the founder of the religion of Sikhism and the first of ten Sikh Gurus.
The Gurdwaras were decorated with flowers, flags and posters depicting various aspects of Sikhism.
As part of their religious education studies, the children took part in a week of activities about Sikhism.
Myanmar tomato soup with lemon grass), Christianity (Italian Christmas salad), Hinduism and Sikhism (steamed rice in banana leaves), Islam (pomegranate mint tea), and Judaism (matzo kugel with apples).
Notwithstanding the damage the outcome of the Behzti affair has for freedom of speech and its implications of censorship, I wonder if the Sikh community can see how the public's perception of Sikhism may be changed.
And he confessed his ignorance after sitting in a class where the children were being tested on their knowledge of Sikhism.
Nevada (US), August 29 (ANI): The University of London is holding an exhibition on Amritsar's Golden Temple, the holiest shrine of Sikhism.
The Gurdwaras are decorated with flowers, flags and posters depicting various aspects of Sikhism.
The exhibition includes information on religions practised locally, such as Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Sikhism.
According to the temple, the groom converted to Sikhism before the ceremony.
Along with such fundamental elements as meditation, gods and goddesses, worship, funeral rites and texts such as the Bhagavad Gita, this covers more complex theological issues such as the development of Jainism and Sikhism and the social and political impact of the caste system.