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Q1. Name the ten Gurus of the Sikhs in the correct order.
1. Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Ji
2. Guru Angad Dev Sahib Ji
3. Guru Amar Das Sahib Ji
4. Guru Ram Das Sahib Ji
5. Guru Arjan Dev Sahib Ji
6. Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji
7. Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji
8. Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji
9. Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Ji
10. Guru Gobind Singh Sahib Ji
Q2. Who is the present Guru of the Sikhs?
Ans: Guru Granth Sahib Ji
Q3. Give the names of the four Sahebzada
1. Baba Ajit Singh Ji
2. Baba Jujhar Singh ji
3. Baba Zorawar Singh Ji
4. Baba Fateh Singh Ji
Q4. Name the Sahebzadas who were buried alive in bricks.
- Baba Fateh Singh Ji
- Baba Zorawar Singh Ji
Q5. In the battle of Chamkaur, which Sahebzade achieved martyrdom?
Ans: Baba Ajit Singh Ji, Baba Jujhar Singh Ji
Q6. What year and where was the Khalsa Panth created?
Ans: It was created on the day of Vaisakhi (March 30) of the year 1699 at Kesgarh Saheb, Anandpur by Guru Gobind Singh Ji.
Q7. Give the name of the first of the 'Panj Pyaras' (the five beloved ones)
- Bhai Daya Singh Ji
- Bhai Dharam Singh Ji
- Bhai Himmat Singh Ji
- Bhai Mohkkam Singh Ji
- Bhai Saheb Singh Ji
Q8. What are the five 'K's' every Sikh must possess?
- Kes (unshorn hair)
- Kangha (comb)
- Kirpan (knife / sword)
- Kacchera (short breeches)
- Kara (wrist band / bangle)
Q9. What does the word 'Sikh' literally mean?
Q10. What is the meaning of the word 'Singh' ?
Ans: Lion / King
Q11. What is the meaning of the word 'Kaur' ?
Q12. Name the 'Five Takhts' of the Sikhs?
- Akal Takht, Amritsar
- Harmandir Saheb, Patna (also known as Patna Saheb)
- Kesgarh Saheb, Anandpur
- Hazur Saheb, Nander
- Damdama Saheb, Talwandi Sabo (Bhatinda)
Q13. Which Guru started the formal teaching of the 'Gurmukhi' script ?
Ans: Guru Angad Dev Ji
Q14. Who was appointed the first Granthi of Guru Granth Saheb ?
Ans: Baba Buddha Ji
Q15. How many pages does the standard printed volume of Guru Granth Saheb contain ?
Ans: 1430 Pages
Q16. Guru Granth Saheb contains the compositions of how many Gurus ?
Ans: Six Gurus : First Five Gurus & the Ninth Guru.
Q17. Which Guru was seated on a red-hot iron plate and burning hot sand put on his body ?
Ans: Guru Arjan Dev Ji
Q18. Which Guru is related to 'MIRI-PIRI' ?
Ans: Guru Hargobind Ji
Q19. Which Guru was beheaded ?
Ans: Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji
Q20. What is the ceremony of Sikh marriage called ?
Ans: Anand Karaj