Baisakhi (Vaisakhi) also Bakrami Samvat (Sikhism)

Baisakhi (Vaisakhi) also Bakrami Samvat (Sikhism)

On April 14, 2018

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Baisakhi
Saturday 14 April 2018
Religion: Sikhism

Baisakhi (Vaisakhi) marks the founding of the Khalsa (the Brotherhood of the Pure) in 1699 CE by Guru Gobind Singh. The Khalsa is the collective body of all baptised Sikhs who carry the five articles of the faith - Kesh (uncut hair), Kirpan (ceremonial sword), Kara (steel bracelet), Kanga (comb) and Kaccha (undershorts).