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Sikhism

Author: Nikky-Guninder Kaur Singh
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2009.
Series: World religions.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Describes the basic tenets of Sikhism, tells the story of its growth in India, examines the recent move toward greater political independence within the Indian nation, the effects of Hindu nationalism on the Sikh community, and issues of cultural adaptation, persecution, and and subsequent education now taking place in the West.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Singh, Nikky-Guninder Kaur.
Sikhism.
New York : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2009
(DLC) 2008029662
(OCoLC)233635112
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nikky-Guninder Kaur Singh
ISBN: 9781438117799 1438117795
OCLC Number: 464178737
Description: 1 online resource (144 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color map.
Contents: Introduction: Sikhism and the modern world --
Guru Nanak and the origins of the Sikh faith --
Sikh tradition and the Guru Granth --
Sikh thought --
Sikh ethics --
Religious life and rites of passage --
Sacred space and altered time --
Women and Sikhism --
Siky tradition and modern culture.
Series Title: World religions.
Responsibility: by Nikky-Guninder Kaur Singh.

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One of the world's youngest religions, Sikhism was founded about 500 years ago in northern India. This book describes the basic tenets of Sikhism, tells the engaging story of its growth in India,  Read more...

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