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CLIP 4805

The Five Ks of Sikhism

The Five Ks of Sikhism
Key Info
  • The Five Ks of Sikhism
  • Duration: 03:53
  • Two young presenters explain the meaning and importance of each of the five Ks and how they help them to guide their everyday lives. IThe footage includes a cartoon depiction of Guru Gobind Singh and how his actions exemplified the meaning of the five Ks.
  • Subject:

    Religious Education



  • Keywords: Sikhism, Guru Gobind Singh, five Ks, 5 Ks
Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used to introduce the five Ks and how symbolism is common across religions. Children could think about the way peoples' clothing can symbolise what they do or what they believe. Artefacts could be made available for children to handle in class.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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