What happens in a gurdwara and why?


Learning Objectives
Students should learn:
  • to develop a respectful understanding of why the Guru Granth Sahib is treated like a special person and what this treatment entails
  • to experience the sound of Sikh devotional music and have the opportunity to see worship taking place, if not seen during the gurdwara visit
  • to understand the significance of karah parshad


Learning Outcomes

  • describe Sikh worship and understand why the Guru Granth Sahib is treated so particularly
  • describe the nature of Sikh devotional music
  • explain some of the symbolism and theology associated with karah parshad