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13 April 2016 – Vaisakhi (Sikhism)

A religion that says that we are all one and everyone is equal no matter what their religion, social status or gender? Surely that’s a great reason to celebrate! “Vaisakhi” commemorates Sikhism becoming a collective faith. It happened in 1699, when the 10th Guru Gobind Singh asked a crowd of thousands “Who is prepared to die for the cause of religion?” ¬†One volunteer eventually offered himself and was taken into a tent. Guru Singh emerged with a sword covered in…

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Thanks for visiting Ritelife! I hope you find the information inspires you to add some more rituals into your own life, and in doing so find more meaning in your life and a deeper connection with others. This site will explore rituals from around the world – what’s being celebrated or remembered and why. ¬†Posts will be made around 2 weeks before each event so you can gather any materials you may need to organise your own celebration too.