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Sikhs: Members of the Sikh religion
Sikhs are people associated with Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the 15th century in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, based on the revelation of Guru Nanak. The term Sikh has its origin in the word śiṣya (शिष्य), meaning 'disciple' or 'student'.

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Delhi's 400-bedded Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID facility to open from today [Video]

Delhi's 400-bedded Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID facility to open from today

Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID care centre in Delhi is all set to begin operation from today with 400 beds. All the beds are supported with the supply of medical oxygen. Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management..

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Sikhs in New Delhi serving free food to Covid-19 patients and their families [Video]

Sikhs in New Delhi serving free food to Covid-19 patients and their families

With the Coronavirus pandemic putting up many challenges in front of the authorities, feeding the hungry remains a tough one. Extending a helping hand in such a scenario are the members of the Delhi..

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Watch: Golden temple decked up on 400th Parkash Purab [Video]

Watch: Golden temple decked up on 400th Parkash Purab

On the special occasion of 400th Parkash Purab, devotees virtually witnessed the beautiful decorations and fireworks at Golden Temple on May 01. Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth Guru of the Sikh..

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PM Modi visits Delhi's Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib on 400th Prakash Parab of Guru Teg Bahadur [Video]

PM Modi visits Delhi's Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib on 400th Prakash Parab of Guru Teg Bahadur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib in Delhi on Saturday morning. PM Modi offered prayers at the gurudwara on the 400th Prakash Purab of Guru Teg Bahadur. He visited gurudwara..

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Devotees offer prayers at Golden Temple on 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur [Video]

Devotees offer prayers at Golden Temple on 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur

Devotees arrived at Amritsar's Golden Temple on May 01 to celebrate 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur. They took dip in the holy water and offered prayers. State government has decided to..

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'Nagar Kirtan' at Golden Temple to celebrate Guru Teg Bahadur's anniversary [Video]

'Nagar Kirtan' at Golden Temple to celebrate Guru Teg Bahadur's anniversary

On the occasion of 400th birth anniversary of Guru Teg Bahadur, a 'Nagar Kirtan' was organised by Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), from Golden Temple to Gurdawara Guru Ka Mahal in..

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Devotees test COVID positive on return from Pakistan after Baisakhi [Video]

Devotees test COVID positive on return from Pakistan after Baisakhi

Few Sikh pilgrims have been tested positive for COVID-19 on their return from Pakistan after celebrating Baisakhi, informed Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Bibi Jagir Kaur on..

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Sikh group wants 'bias' probe of FedEx rampage [Video]

Sikh group wants 'bias' probe of FedEx rampage

[NFA] Half of the eight workers shot to death at an Indianapolis FedEx facility belonged to the Sikh religious community, leading the New York-based advocacy group, Sikh Coalition, to urge a probe of..

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Hundreds of Sikh pilgrims converge in northwest Pakistan [Video]

Hundreds of Sikh pilgrims converge in northwest Pakistan

Hundreds of Sikh pilgrims from India and Pakistan converged on a temple in northwestern Pakistan to celebrate Vaisakhi, one of the most important festivals for the Sikhs.

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Urs of Hazrat Sheikh Dawood Sahib observed in Srinagar [Video]

Urs of Hazrat Sheikh Dawood Sahib observed in Srinagar

The annual Urs Mubarak of famous Sufi saint Hazrat Sheikh Dawood Sahib (RA) popularly known as Batmol Sahib (RA) observed with zeal in Srinagar. Devotees thronged the shrine wearing mask to offer..

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Watch: Man gets 2nd Covid vaccine jab, celebrates with Bhangra on frozen lake [Video]

Watch: Man gets 2nd Covid vaccine jab, celebrates with Bhangra on frozen lake

A Sikh man from Canada has won hearts by his bhangra after receiving Covid-19 vaccine. Gurdeep Pandher, who got the second dose, took to Twitter to share his joy and positivity. The video shows Pandher..

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People of different communities celebrate Hola Mohalla in Poonch [Video]

People of different communities celebrate Hola Mohalla in Poonch

When the rest of the country was soaked in colours, celebrating the Hindu festival of Holi, the Sikh community residing in various parts of the country especially Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir was..

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Dargah of Sayyad Nasir Hussain acting as a symbol of religious harmony [Video]

Dargah of Sayyad Nasir Hussain acting as a symbol of religious harmony

The epicentre of faiths, the Dargah of Sayyad Nasir Hussain Rahmatullah Alaih situated in the bustling lanes of New Delhi is a melange of diversities. Situated in the Hari Nagar area of the National..

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Watch: Mob attacks cops in Nanded over refusal to hold religious procession [Video]

Watch: Mob attacks cops in Nanded over refusal to hold religious procession

A mob of sword-wielding Sikhs attacked policemen in the Nanded area of Maharashtra over refusal to hold a religious procession. A video, that has now gone viral, showed the sword-wielding mob barging..

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Hola Mohalla clash after permission denied, 4 cops hurt | Oneindia News [Video]

Hola Mohalla clash after permission denied, 4 cops hurt | Oneindia News

At least 4 police personnel were injured after clashes broke out at a gurudwara in Maharashtra's Nanded after authorities denied permission to hold Hola Mohalla festivities. This festival is observed..

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Watch: Sikh youths allegedly attacked cops in Nanded after police didn't give permission of 'Hola Mohalla' march [Video]

Watch: Sikh youths allegedly attacked cops in Nanded after police didn't give permission of 'Hola Mohalla' march

Four police personnel were injured after some Sikh youths broke gates of a Gurudwara in Nanded. They allegedly attacked the cops. According to Nanded SP Vinod Shiade, "Permission for Hola Mohalla..

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Holi 2021: Sikh warriors perform indigenous martial art in Poonch [Video]

Holi 2021: Sikh warriors perform indigenous martial art in Poonch

Nihang or Sikh warriors performed indigenous martial 'Gatka' in Poonch on the occasion of Holi. They performed various dangerous stunts which stunned the spectators. Holi is being celebrated in the..

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