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All religions teach that God is good.
Religious people believe they should try to make the world a better place for everyone.
All religious institutions are poor.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights says that everyone has reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.
'Sandhsangat' is looking after your family.
Sikhs believe that rich godly people are blessed because they can help the poor.
If Sikhs just give money to the poor they are living a good life.
A langar is not necessary in a gurdwara.