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So what should our community do in the case of someone set on marrying a person of another faith and wishing to preserve their ties with the Sikh community?
It would clearly be against Sikh teachings to shun them.
While Abrahamic faiths share our belief in one God, their view of the Almighty is of someone having human attributes of gender, birth, favoritism, jealousy and anger.
Sikhi uniquely rejects asceticism in favour of married life.
Sikh should give his daughter (in marriage) to a Sikh. Giving a daughter to a Bhadni (non-Sikh) is like giving nectar to a snake.
(Rehatnama Bhai Desa Singh) (ੲ) ਕੰਨਯਾ ਦੇਵੈ ਸਿਖ ਕੋ, ਲੇਵੈ ਨਹਿ ਕੁਛ ਦਾਮ। ਸੋਈ ਮੇਰਾ ਸਿਖ ਹੈ, ਪਹੁੰਚੇਗੋ ਮਮ ਧਾਮ। (ਗੁਰ ਪ੍ਰਤਾਪ ਸੂਰਜ) 3.
Sikh and non-Sikh) have been increasing in Gurdwaras across the world despite the Panthic Sikh Rehat Maryada clearly stating that “a Sikh should marry only a Sikh.” Rehitnamas further say: 2.
Killing a daughter or to give a daughter (in marriage) to a non-Sikh, such a person commits great offence.
In response to the growing trend of Gurdwaras relaxing Gur Maryada to accommodate the wishes of individuals rather than respect the Guru’s teachings and Sikh Rehat Maryada, the Sri Akaal Takhat Sahib – the Supreme seat of authority of the Sikhs – has issued a Hukumnama (decree) regarding this matter on the 16-8-2007.
We may be down in this cultural contest for love and appreciation, but we are not out. Because of the trade and economic exchange between australia and china, i think in the future there will be more intercultural marriages between the two countries,” she said. ‘s list of the top 20 states where singles are looking for interracial love.
I wish my male relatives luck and joy in their relationships, but i also feel a pinch when i watch them with their girlfriends.
In order to have a Christian wedding at a Church, most Christian Churches would expect the couple to be both Christian and some even attend Church to show commitment to the faith. However, when it comes to Sikhs, it seems the media and outsiders feel it justified to criticise Sikhs for only allowing Sikhs to partake in the Sikh religious marriage ceremony in the Gurdwara.
In recent years, the incidences of interfaith marriages (i.e.
The four perambulations (Lavan) around Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji are a reminder of this.