This holiday commemorates the formation of the Khalsa, the body of fully initiated Sikhs.
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* The central Sikh shrine is the Harmandir Sahib in Amritsar, India, which is also known as the Golden Temple. * After services
The Sikh Faith arose more than 500 years ago in a South Asian society that was shackled in slavery to the caste system, to the wanton abuse of women, and to the tyranny of the rulers.