khalsa khalsa  /ˈkɑl sə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the group of initiated Sikhs to which devout orthodox Sikhs are ritually admitted at puberty; founded by the tenth and last Guru in 1699

News

  • Dal Khalsa slams Sikh leadership over US survey finding

    AMRITSAR: Citing a survey in the USA which has revealed that 49 per cent of Americans believe that “Sikhs were a sect of Islam”, radical outfit Dal Khalsa has slammed the religio-political leadership of the community saying it had failed to create awareness about their separate and distinct identity.
    on September 12, 2013     Source: INDOlink

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Quotes

  1. This sketch was acquired by the Museum in 1886, ironically the same year that Duleep Singh wrote: "I beg forgiveness of you, Khalsa-Ji, for having forsaken the faith of my ancestors for a foreign religion. It is my fond desire to take the Pahul...
    on Aug 12, 2008 By: Duleep Singh Source: Punjab Heritage News

  2. "Ranjeet Singh didn't call himself a ruler, but rather a slave of the guru. He never sat on the throne. He always followed the principles of the Khalsa. We are about to begin a soap opera based on his life. So, we seek blessings of the gurus and no...
    on Jun 20, 2008 By: Raj Babbar Source: DailyIndia.com

  3. "The process was undertaken long before the Khalsa School site was chosen," Watts said. "That's why when some say it is a reaction to Khalsa School, it is absolutely not."
    on Dec 7, 2006 By: Dianne Watts Source: Vancouver Sun (subscription)

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