Category Archives: What is Sikhism?

Duties of the Khalsa

Duties of the Khalsa

In one of his poems, Guru Gobind Singh Sahib defines the Khalsa : “He who repeats night and day the name of Him, Who has full love and confidence ...
Significance of Sword in Sikhism

Significance of Sword in Sikhism

Very many people question the need of Kirpan or the sword in the atomic age. Others require an explanation for the wearing of the sword. How can ...
Main Principles of Sikhism

Main Principles of Sikhism

The word ‘Sikh’ means a disciple. So Sikhism is essentially the path of discipleship. The true sikh remains unattached to worldly things just as ...
Basics of Sikhism

Basics of Sikhism

There are 20 million Sikhs in the world, most of whom live in the Punjab province of India.  Sikhism, the youngest of the world religions, is ...