- Sikhism is the fifth largest religion in the world.
- It is a distinct religion with its own unique, divine scriptures and beliefs.
- The Sikh religion originated in the Punjab region of India in the 15th century by Guru Nanak Dev.
- Sikhism is a monotheistic religion.
- Sikhism advocates equality for men and women of every race and religion.
- Many Sikhs throughout history are respected for having sacrificed their own lives, so that people of other religions may have freedom to worship in the manner of their choice.