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Sikh means 'learner' and people who are learn and follow the teachings of "Guru Granth Sahib" (holy book of Sikh religion) are Sikhs. Sikhism is a religion founded by Guru Nanak in the fifteenth century A.D. in India. Sikhs constitute about 2-2.5% of India's population.

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