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Noun1.Granth - the principal sacred text of Sikhism contains hymns and poetry as well as the teachings of the first five gurusGranth - the principal sacred text of Sikhism contains hymns and poetry as well as the teachings of the first five gurus
Sikhism - the doctrines of a monotheistic religion founded in northern India in the 16th century by Guru Nanak and combining elements of Hinduism and Islam
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We saw the priest carrying the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji on his head, which is traditional.
According to a 1998 edict from the Sikh holy city of Amritsar, the Guru Granth Sahib - written by Sikh gurus and other holy men 400 years ago - should not be taken to 'hotels, banqueting halls, wedding palaces' or anywhere where meat, alcohol and cigarettes will be consumed.
Guru Nanak Temple secretary Inderpal Randhawa explained: "In 1708 Guru Gobind Singh said there would be no more living Gurus, so the spirit was passed onto in the Guru Granth Sahib where it continues today.
Like every year, this year too they organised the ' akhand path' as they hold the Sri Guru Granth Sahib in high regard.
People of all races, religions or gender are invited and expected to join the Sikhs in celebrating the message of universal love and brotherhood/sisterhood as taught in the Guru Granth Sahib.
The corpus of the fifteenth-century North Indian poet-saint Kabir is preserved primarily in the form of three textual traditions, namely a Rajasthani (or "granthavali") tradition, a northwestern one, found in the received text of the most sacred work of Sikhism, the Guru Granth Sahib, and an eastern one, known by the title Bijak, thought to have been compiled in what is now eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, and closely associated with the so-called Kabir Panth.
The major weakness of the book is that textual problems are dealt with in isolation, without any reference to Guru Arjan's editorial perspective, by means of which he produced the first canonical text of the Adi Granth.
The men, who are members of Respect to Guru Granth Sahib Ji Campaign, hired a coach from Warwickshire to go to the wedding.
Visitors to Gurdwaras are expected to remove their shoes and cover their heads as signs of respect to the sovereignty of the Guru Granth Sahib, the Sikh holy book.
Islamabad, July 20 ( ANI ): Another shameless incident of desecrating Sikh holy book Guru Granth Sahib was reported at the Shikarpur gurdwara in Sindh Province of Pakistan.
At the head of each procession will be the Holy Scriptures of Revelation - referred to as the living Guru Granth Sahib.
Carried behind on a decorative float is the Sikh holy book The Guru Granth Sahib, together with priests singing hymns.