Khalsa


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Khalsa

(ˈkælsə)
n
(Hinduism) an order of the Sikh religion, founded (1699) by Guru Gobind Singh. Members vow to wear the five Ks, to eat only ritually killed meat, and to refrain from committing adultery or cutting their hair

khalsa

A collective term for all baptized Sikhs. The word means pure ones.”
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Khalsa - the group of initiated Sikhs to which devout orthodox Sikhs are ritually admitted at puberty; founded by the tenth and last Guru in 1699
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
organized religion, religion, faith - an institution to express belief in a divine power; "he was raised in the Baptist religion"; "a member of his own faith contradicted him"
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Then an Akali, a wild-eyed, wild-haired Sikh devotee in the blue-checked clothes of his faith, with polished-steel quoits glistening on the cone of his tall blue turban, stalked past, returning from a visit to one of the independent Sikh States, where he had been singing the ancient glories of the Khalsa to College-trained princelings in top-boots and white-cord breeches.
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AFTER tendering an unconditional apology for posting a Parliament video online, AAP's Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann on Friday came under a direct attack from the expelled AAP MP from Fatehgarh Sahib, Harinder Singh Khalsa, and the Congress.
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