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The Five Ks

The Five Ks (ਪੰਜ ਕਕਾਰ Pañj Kakār) are five Articles of Faith that Khalsa Sikhs wear at all times as commanded by the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh who so ordered it at the Vaisakhi Amrit Sanchar in 1699. [1]

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Amrit Sanchar

Amrit Sanchar (also called Khande di Pahul and Amrit Sanchar) is the Sikh ceremony of initiation or baptism.

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Beard

A beard is the collection of hair that grows on the chin, upper lip, cheeks and neck of humans and some non-human animals.

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Creed

A creed (also confession, symbol, or statement of faith) is a statement of the shared beliefs of a religious community in the form of a fixed formula summarizing core tenets.

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Dastar

A Dastaar (ਦਸਤਾਰ, dastāar, from دستار) or Pagṛi (ਪਗੜੀ) or Pagg (ਪੱਗ), is an item of headgear associated with Sikhism and is an important part of the Sikh culture.

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Dhoti

The dhoti, also known as vetti, mundu,mundh, pancha or mardani, is a traditional men's garment, worn in the South Asia mainly by Nepalese and Indian nationals.

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Five Thieves

In Sikhism, the Five Thieves (Panj Dosh or Panj Vikar) are the five major weaknesses of the human personality at variance with its spiritual essence, and are known as "thieves" because they steal a person's common sense.

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Gursikh

A Gursikh is a Sikh fully devoted to the true Guru.

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Guru

Guru (IAST: Guru) is a Sanskrit term that connotes someone who is a "teacher, guide or master" of certain knowledge.

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Guru Gobind Singh

Guru Gobind Singh (born Gobind Rai; 22 December 1666 – 7 October 1708) was a spiritual master, warrior, poet and philosopher.

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Kangha (Sikhism)

A Kangha is a small wooden comb that Sikhs use twice a day.

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Khalsa

The Khalsa (ਖ਼ਾਲਸਾ) is the collective body of all initiated Sikhs represented by the five beloved-ones and can be called the Guru Panth, the embodiment of the Guru and the final temporal Guru/leader of the Sikhs.

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Kirpan

The kirpan (ਕਿਰਪਾਨ) is a ceremonial sword or knife carried by Sikhs.

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Long-distance running

Long-distance running, or endurance running, is a form of continuous running over distances of at least three kilometres (1.86 miles).

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Sahajdhari

Sahajdhari or a Sikh Deist (literally "slow adopter") is a person who has chosen the path of Sikhism, but has not still become an Amritdhari (an initiated Sikh initiated into the Khalsa).

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Sikh

A Sikh (ਸਿੱਖ) is a follower of Sikhism, a monotheistic dharma which originated during the 15th century in the Punjab region of South Asia.

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Sikh Rehat Maryada

The Sikh Rahit Maryada (alternate transliterations include Sikh Rahit Marayada and Sikh Reht Maryada) is a code of conduct for Sikhism.

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Sikhism

Sikhism, or Sikhi (from Sikh, meaning a disciple, or a learner), is a monotheistic religion founded in South Asia in the 15th century.

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Vaisakhi

Vaisakhi (ਵਿਸਾਖੀ)), also known as Baisakhi, Vaishakhi, or Vasakhi) refers to the harvest festival of the Punjab region, the Punjabi new year falling on the same day, Khalsa Sirjana Divas and Mesha Sankranti festival.

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5000 metres

The 5000 metres or 5000-meter run (approximately 3.1 mi or 16,404 ft) is a common long-distance running event in track and field.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Five_Ks

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