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Definition of Sikhism Terms Beginning With A

These are brief definitions of Sikhism terms beginning with A. Select any term in the glossary to find out more about how it's used, its background and in-depth explanation of meaning. Scroll down for more terms and definitions beneath Sponsored Links.

Ahnkaar - Pride
Ahnkar may be translated to mean pride which considered to be one of five evils in Sikhism. Find an in-depth definition along with supporting quotes from scripture here.

Akal - Undying
Akal, undying, the immortal being.

Akhand - Unbroken
Akhand, entire unbroken sequence.

Amrit - Immortalizing Nectar
Amrit, is ambrosial nectar with immortalizing properties.

Amrit Dhari - Possessor of Amrit
Amritdhari refers to the possessor of the nectar of immortality. Find an in-depth definition along with supporting quotes from Sikhism scripture here.

Amrit Kirtan - Hymns of Immortal Nectar
Amrit Kirtan translates to mean the hymns of immortal nectar. Find an in depth definition and examples from Gurbani here.

Amrit Vela - Instance of Immortality
In Sikhism, Amritvela refers to an instance of immortality. Find an in-depth definition with supportive quotes from scripture here.

Anand - Sublime Bliss
Anand, the state of sublime bliss.

Anand Karaj - Blissful Business
Anand Karaj, the blissful business of marriage.

Anand Sahib - Song of Bliss
Anand Sahib, the "Song of Bliss."

Antam - The Final Moment
Antam may be translated to mean the final moment of completion. Find an in-depth definition along with supporting quotes from Sikhism scripture here.

Ardas - Sikh Prayer
Ardas, the Sikh prayer of supplication.

Ang - Limb
Ang, a limb, or part of the body.

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