Religious groups similar to or like Sikhs

Sikhs ( or ; ਸਿੱਖ, , ) are people associated with Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the 15th century in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, based on the revelation of Guru Nanak. Wikipedia

  • Sikhism

    Monotheistic, c.q. panentheistic religion that originated in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent around the end of the 15th century CE. One of the youngest of the major religions and the world's fifth-largest organized religion, with about 30 million Sikhs. Wikipedia

  • Islam and Sikhism

    Abrahamic religion founded in the Arabian Peninsula, while Sikhism is a Dharmic religion founded in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent. Islam means 'peace' or 'submission to god'. Wikipedia

  • Punjabis

    Indo-Aryan ethnolinguistic group associated with the Punjab region in South Asia, specifically in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent presently divided between Pakistani Punjab and Indian Punjab. They speak Punjabi, a language from the Indo-Aryan language family. Wikipedia

  • Indian people

    Indians are the nationals and citizens of India, the second most populous nation in the world, containing 17.50% of the world's population. In India, the term "Indian" refers to nationality, rather than a particular ethnicity or language; the Indian nationality consists of dozens of regional ethno-linguistic groups, reflecting the rich and complex history of the country. Wikipedia

  • Ethnic groups in the Philippines

    Inhabited by more than 175 ethnolinguistic nations, the majority of whose languages are Austronesian in origin. Many of these nations converted to Christianity, particularly the lowland-coastal nations, and adopted foreign elements of culture. Wikipedia

  • Khalsa

    Khalsa (ਖ਼ਾਲਸਾ,, "To be pure, to be clear, to be free from") refers to both a community that considers Sikhism as its faith, as well as a special group of initiated Sikhs. Initiated in 1699 by the Tenth Guru of Sikhism, Guru Gobind Singh Ji. Wikipedia

  • Sikh feminism

    Founded in Punjab in 1469 by Guru Nanak on the foundations that everyone is equal, regardless of caste, age, or gender. Never a distinction between what a woman should be allowed to do versus as man. Wikipedia

  • Gay-friendly

    Environment that is supportive of gay people and their relationships, respectful of all people, treat all people equally, and are non-judgmental. Typically a late 20th-century North American term that is the byproduct of both a gradual implementation of gay rights and acceptance of policies supportive of LGBT people in the workplace and in schools, as well as the recognition of gays and lesbians as a distinct consumer group for businesses etc. Wikipedia

  • The Baháʼí Faith formed in the late 19th century Middle East and soon gained converts in India, the Western world, and elsewhere. Travelling teachers played a significant role in spreading the religion into most countries and territories during the second half of the 20th century. Wikipedia

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  • The Quality of Nationality Index

    The Quality of Nationality Index (QNI) ranks the quality of nationalities based on internal and external factors. Aggregated score based on their economic strength, human development, ease of travel, political stability and overseas employment opportunities for their citizens. Wikipedia

  • Foreign relations of Canada

    The foreign relations of Canada are Canada's relations with other governments and peoples. The chief foreign contact before World War II. Wikipedia

  • Foreign relations of India

    Government agency responsible for the conduct of foreign relations of India. With the world's third largest military expenditure, fourth largest armed force, fifth largest economy by GDP nominal rates and third largest economy in terms of purchasing power parity, India is a prominent regional power, a nuclear power, an emerging global power and a potential superpower. India assumes a growing international influence and a prominent voice in global affairs. Wikipedia

  • Phase-out of lightweight plastic bags

    In the early 21st century, there has been a global movement towards the phase-out of lightweight plastic bags. Single-use plastic shopping bags, commonly made from low-density polyethylene (LDPE) plastic, have traditionally been given for free to customers by stores when purchasing goods: the bags have long been considered a convenient, cheap, and hygienic way of transporting items. Wikipedia

  • Filipinos

    Filipinos are the people who are native to or citizens of the country of the Philippines. Filipinos come from various Austronesian ethnolinguistic groups. Wikipedia

  • United Nations Regional Groups

    The United Nations Regional Groups are the geopolitical regional groups of member states of the United Nations. Originally, UN member states were unofficially grouped into five geopolitical regional groups. Wikipedia

  • List of countries by tomato production

    List of countries by tomato production in 2016 and 2017, based on data from the Food and Agriculture Organization Corporate Statistical Database. 182,301,395 metric tonnes, an increase of 1.6% from 179,508,401 tonnes in 2016. Wikipedia

  • [[Image:Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.svg|thumb|300px|right|National origin of Academy Award winners and nominees for Best International Feature Film. List of countries by number of Academy Award for Best International Feature Film , a table showing the total number of submissions, nominations, and awards of the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film received by each country. Wikipedia

  • Global Peace Index

    Report produced by the Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP) which measures the relative position of nations' and regions' peacefulness. The GPI ranks 172 independent states and territories (99.7 per cent of the world's population) according to their levels of peacefulness. Wikipedia

  • Foreign relations of Samoa

    Generally conservative and pro-Western, with a strong interest in regional political and economic issues. Samoa participated in a first round of negotiations with its Pacific Island neighbors for a regional trade agreement in August 2000. Wikipedia

  • Guru Gobind Singh

    The tenth Sikh Guru, a spiritual master, warrior, poet and philosopher. Executed by Aurangzeb, Guru Gobind Singh was formally installed as the leader of the Sikhs at the age of nine, becoming the tenth and final human Sikh Guru. Wikipedia

  • Ethnic groups in Asia

    The ancestral population of modern Asian people has its origins in the two primary prehistoric settlement centres - greater Southwest Asia and from the Mongolian plateau towards Northern China. Migrations of distinct ethnolinguistic groups have probably occurred as early as 10,000 years ago. Wikipedia

  • Khatri

    Predominantly Hindu caste of northern India and Pakistan, mostly from the Punjab region, that provided many significant figures in Sikhism, including all of the Sikh Gurus. The Khatri caste has also provided important figures in the Khalsa Army such as Hari Singh Nalwa, the Commander-in-chief of the Sikh Empire and Dewan Mokham Chand (1785-1814), General of the Khalsa Army Historically, Khatris were merchants, traders, bankers, scribes, accountants, civil administrators, silk weavers, and shopkeepers. Wikipedia

  • Punjabi language

    Indo-Aryan language with more than 125 million native speakers in the Indian subcontinent and around the world. Native language of the Punjabi people, an ethnolinguistic group of the cultural region of Punjab, which encompasses northwest India and eastern Pakistan. Wikipedia

  • List of countries by net oil exports in barrels per day based on The World Factbook and other sources. "Net export" refers to the export minus the import. Wikipedia

  • Sikh Empire

    State originating in the Indian subcontinent, formed under the leadership of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, who established an empire based in the Punjab. Forged on the foundations of the Khalsa from a collection of autonomous Sikh misls. Wikipedia

  • Dastar

    Item of headwear associated with Sikhism, and is an important part of Sikh culture. Loaned from Persian through Punjabi. Wikipedia

  • Religion in national symbols can often be found in national anthems or flags. Officially sanctioned by a government. Wikipedia

  • List of countries by oil imports

    List of countries by oil imports based on The World Factbook ^ and other sources. Many countries also export oil, and some export more oil than they import. Wikipedia

  • Austronesian peoples

    The Austronesian peoples, also sometimes referred to as the Austronesian-speaking peoples, are a large group of various peoples in Taiwan (collectively known as Taiwanese indigenous peoples), Maritime Southeast Asia, Oceania and Madagascar that speak the Austronesian languages. The nations and territories predominantly populated by Austronesian-speaking peoples are sometimes known collectively as Austronesia. Wikipedia


Sentences forSikhs

  • There are more than 800,000 followers of faiths originating in the Indian subcontinent with some 70,000 Sikhs with 22 gurdwaras across the country.Italy-Wikipedia
  • Punjab has the largest population of Sikhs in India and is the only state where Sikhs form a majority, numbering around 16 million forming 57.69% of the state population.Punjab, India-Wikipedia
  • The recent waves of immigration have also led to an increasing number of Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs and Muslims.Spain-Wikipedia
  • In India, Punjabi Sikhs use Gurmukhi, a script of the Brahmic family, which has official status in the state of Punjab.Punjabi language-Wikipedia
  • According to the 2007 census, 64.4% of the population at the time was Christian, while 27.9% was Hindu, 6.3% Muslim, 0.8% non-religious, 0.3% Sikh, and the remaining 0.3% belonged to other religions.Fiji-Wikipedia
  • The main ethnic group are the Punjabis, with Sikhs and Hindus as the dominant religious groups.Punjab, India-Wikipedia

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