Sikh Ritual Objects

February 20, 2005 · updated February 15, 2022

The most important ritual object in Sikhism is the Guru Granth Sahib, the holy book. It is treated with great reverance and strict procedures.

Other important religious items include the chauri (a a ritual whisk used with the scriptures), the Five Ks (wearable items representing one's membership in the Sikh community), and the Nishan Sahib (the Sikh flag).

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