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The ritual of chauri (fan) waving the Sikh scripture to show respect (Jasleen Kaur)
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Is scripture sacred?

Given that scripture is the sacred writing of a religion, it seems nonsensical to question its sacredness. But it can be asked what makes it sacred in the first place and whether it is worthy of being treated as sacrosanct, as something so important that it should not be interfered […]