What Sikhs Believe

Central tenets of this faith, based on the questions in the Belief-O-Matic quiz.

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Learn the basics of Sikhism, a synthesis of Islamic and Hindu traditions.

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What's It Like to Be a Sikh in America?

Date: 08/20/2013

Sikhs can often be misunderstood to be Hindus because of the turbans they wear on their heads. Sikhism originate in India, and the men do not cut their hair but instead wrap it under their turban. They try to learn from a Guru, and according to Beliefnet , "moral purity is considered the chief basis of religion. There is no priesthood per se, but there are official readers of sc ...

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