The Sikhs in relation to Hindus, Moslems, Christians, and Ahmadiyyas
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The Sikhs in relation to Hindus, Moslems, Christians, and Ahmadiyyas a study in comparative religion by John Clark Archer

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English



  • India


  • Sikhism.,
  • India -- Religion.

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Clark Archer.
SeriesSAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ;, item 06919.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm BUL-ENG-057 (B)
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 353 p.
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL642072M
LC Control Number96907208

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Sikhism does not believe that any Holy Book takes precedence over all others or any religions prophet is the final messenger of God. "Say not that the Vedas and Muslim books are false. False is he, who reflects not on them." (Bhagat Kabir, Parbhati, pg. ). Holy book, Sikh holy book. Guru's added to it during their Guruship. Nanak's Muslim companion. Never became a Sikh, representing the inclusiveness of the Sikh religion. Nath. A hindu tradition focusing on the interior search for god through the practice of hatha yaga and other disciplines so that the spirit may ascend to mystical bliss. Islam is an Abrahamic religion founded in the Arabian peninsula, while Sikhism is a Dharmic religion founded in the Punjab region of the Indian means submission. The word Sikh is derived from a Sanskrit word meaning 'disciple', or one who learns.. Both religions are monotheistic. Sufi Muslims and Sikhs believe that the 'One' creator permeates the creation. 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. Who and What is a Sikh? The word 'Sikh' in the Punjabi language means 'disciple', Sikhs are the disciples of God who follow the writings and teachings of the Ten Sikh Gurus.