Sikhism This is the  Nishan Sahib , flag of the  Sikhs
A cat for teh lulz
Statistics <ul><li>Approximate World Wide: 20.6 million. </li></ul><ul><li>Most Significant:  India  - 19,215,730 -  93.2%...
Now a cool Map!
What they look like
What they believe <ul><li>There is one supreme eternal reality; the truth; immanent in all things; creator of all things; ...
Sikh Gurus <ul><li>They believe in Gurus, they believe there have been 11. </li></ul><ul><li>1   Nanak Dev </li></ul><ul><...
The 5 Ks <ul><li>The  Five Ks , or  panj kakaar/kakke , are five items of faith that baptised  Khalsa   Sikhs  wear at all...
And now a Llama
A little bit of history <ul><li>Sikhism was founded in the Punjab by Guru Nanak in the 15th Century CE and is a monotheist...
Now Jesus! ON A BICYCLE!
And a final cat for teh lulz
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  1. 1. Sikhism This is the Nishan Sahib , flag of the Sikhs
  2. 2. A cat for teh lulz
  3. 3. Statistics <ul><li>Approximate World Wide: 20.6 million. </li></ul><ul><li>Most Significant: India - 19,215,730 - 93.2%. </li></ul><ul><li>2 nd Significant: UK - 336,179 – 1.6%. </li></ul><ul><li>Sikhs make up 0.39% of the world population. </li></ul><ul><li>Figures calculated in 2001. From censuses. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Now a cool Map!
  5. 5. What they look like
  6. 6. What they believe <ul><li>There is one supreme eternal reality; the truth; immanent in all things; creator of all things; immanent in creation. Without fear and without hatred; not subject to time; beyond birth and death; self-revealing. Known by the Guru’s grace </li></ul>
  7. 7. Sikh Gurus <ul><li>They believe in Gurus, they believe there have been 11. </li></ul><ul><li>1 Nanak Dev </li></ul><ul><li>2 Angad Dev </li></ul><ul><li>3 Amar Das </li></ul><ul><li>4 Ram Das </li></ul><ul><li>5 Arjan Dev </li></ul><ul><li>6 Har Gobind </li></ul><ul><li>7 Har Rai </li></ul><ul><li>8 Har Krishan </li></ul><ul><li>9 Tegh Bahadur </li></ul><ul><li>10 Gobind Singh </li></ul><ul><li>11 Guru Granth Sahib </li></ul>
  8. 8. The 5 Ks <ul><li>The Five Ks , or panj kakaar/kakke , are five items of faith that baptised Khalsa Sikhs wear at all times at the command of the tenth Sikh Guru . </li></ul><ul><li>They are: </li></ul><ul><li>Kesh Uncut hair on any part of the body for men and women is mandatory and can be considered the most important </li></ul><ul><li>Kanga (Wooden comb) for hygiene and maintenance of the Kesh. </li></ul><ul><li>Kara (Steel bracelet) Physical reminder that a Sikh is bound to the Guru. </li></ul><ul><li>Kachhera (Specially designed cotton underwear) Naturally comfortable and dignified attire reflective of modesty and high moral character. </li></ul><ul><li>Kirpan (Strapped sword) Worn to defend one's faith and protect the weak, reminding one of his or her duty as a Khalsa. </li></ul>
  9. 9. And now a Llama
  10. 10. A little bit of history <ul><li>Sikhism was founded in the Punjab by Guru Nanak in the 15th Century CE and is a monotheistic religion. Just like Christianity. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Now Jesus! ON A BICYCLE!
  12. 12. And a final cat for teh lulz
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