To raise awareness of the Sikh religion and educate those with a level of tolerance that gives us equality in all situations of life that we lead with others.
The word Sikh is derived from the word sisya meaning disciple or follower. Sikhism is a religion of ten Gurus, the first Guru being Guru Nanak Dev Ji and the tenth and the last being Guru Gobind Singh Ji. The sacred book of Sikhism is the Sri Guru Granth Sahib, also called the Adi Granth Sahib.
Sikhism is a religion peace, and we simply believe that God is One.
1. The turban needs to be recognized as a Sikh article of faith and not "head gear".
2. Sikhs need to be recognized not in numbers as the 5th largest religion in the world, but also in person as a group.