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He was inspired by a powerful spiritual experience that gave him a vision of the true nature of God, and confirmed his idea that the way to spiritual growth was through meditation and through living in a way that reflected the presence of the divine within each human being.

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ALOT. He was the first guru and there for would natarally have a great impact on the religion he started

He coined the term:

"Higher than Truth is Truthful Living"

In other words, no point talking about something, you must have action to back up the talk.

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Sikhism is a part of Sanatana Dharma/Hinduism

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