Ok so you all know I have been practicing tying a dastar for awhile now. I feel I'd like to wear it around people a little bit prior to doing Amrit. Would it be ok to tie it for samagam this weekend at the Gurdwara? Even if most of the time I don't tie one....yet?? Or will people look down on...
Is there any turban wearing Sikh that has a stunning looking wife?
Before you guys start going crazy and start quoting gurbani and saying its inside, or thats called maya etc etc - people are saying it is unheard of.
Can anyone comment on this?
Maybe someone who has celebrity...
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(AFP) – 17 hours ago
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