Category Archives: Religion

Sikhism Quiz

See how much you’ve learned about Sikhism – take the quiz here: Sikism Quiz – Quizmos.com My results: VINCE’s Sikhism Culture Quiz Score Report Total number of questions:     19 Total number of correct answers:     18 Your QuizMoz Score:     95% Average … Continue reading

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Turban Colours

The blue turban signifies a mind as broad as the sky, with no place for prejudice The white turban means a saintly person leading an exemplary life The black turban is a reminder of the British persecution of the Sikhs … Continue reading

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Sikh Names

Most Sikhs have the middle name of Singh (male) or Kaur (female). Singh means “Lion” and is used as a symbol of courage. It was adopted by Guru Gobind Singh in 1699. Kaur means “Princess” and was introduced at the … Continue reading

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3 hurt in Sikh temple protest

3 people including a police officer were hurt at the weekend when about 200 protesters gathered at the Sikh Cultural Centre in Dudley, West Midlands to protest against the centre serving meat and alcohol in a place of worship. Meat … Continue reading

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Sewa

Sewa or Seva refers to the requirement of a Sikh to perform “Selfless Service”. This is often done within the community, such as helping to cook or clean at the Gurdwara, but may also be done on a wider scale. … Continue reading

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