A way of life and philosophy well ahead of its time when it was founded over 500 years ago, The Sikh religion today has a following of over 20 million people worldwide. Sikhism preaches a message of devotion and remembrance of God at all times, truthful living, equality of mankind, social justice and denounces superstitions and blind rituals. Sikhism is open to all through the teachings of its 10 Gurus enshrined in the Sikh Holy Book and Living Guru, Sri Guru Granth Sahib.
Guru Granth Sahib, holy book of the Sikhs, is more than a scripture. It is the living Guru of the Sikhs. The holy text spans 1430 pages and contains the actual words spoken by the founders of the Sikh religion (the Ten Gurus of Sikhism) and the words of various other Saints from other religions, including Hinduism and Islam. In 1708, Guru Gobind Singh said before his demise, “Sab Sikhan ko hokam hai Guru Manyo Granth” meaning “All Sikhs are commanded to take Guru Granth Sahib as the Guru”.
Are Sikhs Muslims? - 10 Ways Sikhism Differs From Islam
Are Sikhs Muslims? 10 Ways Sikhism Differs From Islam Sikhs are not Islamic Terrorist and their holy book is not the koran.
This gentleman is carrying the Guru Granth Sahib, holy book of Sikhism.
Amritsar, Punjab, India The holiest site in Sikhism, the Golden Temple seems to float on the water. It enshrines the holy book, Guru Granth Sahib, which is venerated by pilgrims throughout the day and put to bed at night.
PlanIt - RE Year 3 - Sikhism Lesson 5: Holy Book Lesson Pack - Guru Granth Sahib, Mool Mantar, Sukhmani Sahib Bani, prayers, Guru Nanak