Religious people often have ceremonies to mark significant points in life. A Sikh’s life is centred round the gurdwara and support from the community throughout the various Sikh rites of passage.
What are rites of passage?
Special prayers said when people make a journey
Points and/or ceremonies that mark a change from one stage of life to another
Rules about where people are allowed in religious buildings
What does someone who wants to join the Khalsa have to wear?
The Four Ks
The Three Ks
The Five Ks
What is the Sikh ideal of marriage?
Two souls in two bodies
A single soul in two bodies
Two souls in one body
How do Sikhs dispose of corpses?
Cremation followed by disposing the ashes in a stream or river (running water)
Cremation followed by keeping the ashes in an urn
How long does the reading of scripture by family and friends take place after the funeral?