Follower of the Sikh religion. Important Sikh beliefs include:
- non-belief in any caste, group or distinctions that divide human beings
- longstanding devotion may overcome the ‘Five Evils’ – influences of ego, anger, greed, attachment and lust, which beset everyone.
Baptised Sikhs traditionally sport the Five Ks or articles of faith, which have practical and symbolic purposes:
- uncut hair, which Sikh men conventionally keep clean by twisting into their turbans
- small comb
- circular iron bracelet
- special undergarment.