Dastar Bandhi: A very important and exciting event in the life of a Sikh boy is when he starts tying the turban. In a Sikh family this ceremony is held normally when the boy is between 11 to 16 years old. It is usually held in a Gurudwara before the Guru Granth Sahib and following Ardas. It is called Dastar Bandi.
What is Dastar Bandi Islam?
Dastar Bandi ( دستار بندی ) is a ceremony where a turban is placed on the head of the groom and marks the start of manhood. This ceremony is commonly performed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab and northern Balochistan.
What is Dastar English?
Dastar meaning in English is Turban and Dastar or Turban synonym is Toque. Similar words of Turban includes as Turban, Turbaned and Turbans, where Dastar translation in Urdu is دستار. Turban.
What religions wear Sikhs?
The Khalsa Sikh men and women, who keep the Five Ks, wear the turban to cover their long, uncut hair (kesh). The Sikhs regard the dastār as an important part of the unique Sikh identity.
Can Sikh cut their hair?
Since 1699, about two centuries after the founding of the religion, Sikh leaders have prohibited their members from cutting their hair, saying long hair is a symbol of Sikh pride. The turban was conceived to manage the long hair and intended to make Sikhs easily identifiable in a crowd.