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Sikhism

  • By: Pashaura Singh
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Sikhism is a global religious tradition that originated in the region of Punjab in northwest India at the end of the 16th century. As a monotheistic tradition, it quickly became demarcated from other religious traditions in its doctrines, practices, and style. ...

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