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Sikhism: Religion originating in Punjab, India
Sikhism, also known as Sikhi, is an Indian religion and philosophy in particular for the Sikh ethnoreligious group that originated in the Punjab region of India around the end of the 15th century CE. The Sikh scriptures are written in the Gurumukhi script particular to Sikhs. It is one of the most recently founded major religious groups and among the largest in the world, with about 25–30 million adherents.

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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Justify Arrest of Three Indians In Relation to Nijjar Controversy| [Video]

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Justify Arrest of Three Indians In Relation to Nijjar Controversy|

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau assured Sikh Canadians of safety after arrests linked to a Khalistani activist's killing. He emphasized Canada's adherence to the rule of law. However, India's External..

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