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Religions Of The World

Sikhism

Sikhism is a religion founded during the 15th century in the Punjab region, by Guru Nanak Dev and continued to progress with ten successive Sikh gurus.

God termed Vahiguru is shapeless, timeless, and sightless: nirankar, akaal, and alakh.

Sikh teaching emphasizes the principle of equality of all humans and rejects discrimination on the basis of caste, creed, and gender.

God is omnipresent and infinite with power over everything.

Holy Places: Golden Temple , Nankana Sahib , Nanded , etc.

Holy Books: Gurū Granth Sāhib Ji.

World Population: 25.8 million.

Major presence: India, UK, USA, Canada, Malaysia, Itly, Burma, Australia, Germany, Mauritius , Thiland, UAE.

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