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Religious Pluralism in Punjab
A Contemporary Account of Sikh Sants, Babas, Gurus and Satgurus




ISBN 9781138280649
Published August 15, 2017 by Routledge
432 Pages

 
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Book Description

This book analyses the heterogeneous modes of meditation, prayer, initiation, beliefs and practices, codes of conduct, ethics and life-style of the contemporary Sikh Sants, Babas, Gurus and Satgurus in Punjab.

Table of Contents

1. Religious Milieu in Contemporary Punjab  2. Udasi, Seva Panthi, Nirmala Mahants, Sants and Babas: Setting Pluralistic Traditions  3. Proliferation of Udasi, Seva Panthi and Nirmala Establishments in the Twentieth Century: Continuity of the Pluralistic Traditions  4. Nirankari, Namdhari, Neeldhari and Nanaksari Sikhs: Adding New Meanings to the Tradition of Sants and Babas  5. Sikh Sants and Babas Moving Towards Khalsa Identity, Panthic Seva and Politics

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Biography

Joginder Singh is Head of Namdhari Guru Ram Singh Chair, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar.