Sikh celebration and worship
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An explanation of the Sikh festival Baisakhi, including a visit to a gurdwara.
The beginnings of Sikhism
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A look at the origins of Sikhism and its teachings through the story of Guru Nanak.
The Five Ks
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A Sikh explains the significance of each of the five Ks worn by members of the Khalsa.
The five Ks of Sikhism
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The meaning and importance of the five Ks in Sikhism.
The gurdwara, 'gateway to the guru'
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At the gurdwara, a couple seek help from Guru Granth Sahib to choose a name for their son.
The importance of Sikh traditions
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The importance of Sikh traditions and how the Khalsa was formed.
The langar and 'seva'
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The langar, or free food kitchen, is a community act of service, or 'seva', for Sikhs.
The Sikh holy book, the Guru Granth Sahib
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A girl explains the importance of the Sikh holy book, the Guru Granth Sahib.
Visit to a gurdwara (pt 1/2)
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Sikhism is about 500 years old and originated in India. The word 'Sikh' means disciple.
Visit to a gurdwara (pt 2/2)
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Eating together is important for Sikhs and is central to celebrations at the gurdwara.