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  1. Just wondering when we started using the khanda? And who introduced it? Was looking at some old paintings and Nishan Sahib was different.
  2. Anyone know when the khanda first emerged? Also how has it evolved throughout the centuries?
  3. Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh The following shaster are for sale within UK. If any Sangat are interested in purchasing any of the items listed, please email akaalpurakhdifauj1699@gmail.com for prices or further information. 1.) 19th century Kard dagger, with 25cm steel blade and handle with bone grip scales. 2.) 19th century steel katar punch dagger, 20cm blade, typical H-shaped grip, 39cm long overall. Scabbard included. 3.) 19th century steel katar punch dagger, 24cm blade, typical H-shaped grip, 44cm long overall. Lacks Scabbard. 4.) Kukri Knife, 27cm c
  4. 18thC Indo Persian Tulwar Sword - message me for full informationExcellent Tulwar in superb condition with a very strong triple fullered blade.Hilt has beautiful design-work and the sword has the bladesmith's marks. 18thC Indo Persian Khanda Sword - message me for full information Over 47 inches long and in high quality steel workmanship. Close-up of original confirms the marriage between blade and hilt is original. The huge blade has a T-section along the back from hilt to just short of the tip indicating the power these swords wield. The blade is considerably t
  5. Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh, I'm interested in learning about the origins of the Khanda, which is today the symbol of the Sikh Panth. There is no mention of it in any puraatan accounts, nor any representation of it in Sikh art before the mid-20th century. Nor was it depicted on the Nishaan Sahib - the only symbols carried on the flag of the Sikh Nation were three shastar - a dhal (shield), a katar (punch dagger) and a tulwar sword. This is evident from old Sikh paintings, as well as the gold engravings at Sri Darbar Sahib dating back to the time of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Who
  6. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/201999648426?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/201999652658?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/201999655306?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649
  7. I want to buy a real Khanda or Talwar that is functional in the sense it can actually cut. Which is not stainless steel.
  8. wjkkwjkf Sorry, if someone feels the question as weird. Is there any specific rehat maryada on how to handle Khanda sahib or kada sahib. Does these need to be avoided getting dirty and in case it gets dirty should we wash it thoroughly thinking that it is sacred. Shall we avoid touching khanda sahib or kada sahib with dirty hands? I have khanda sahib with a chain hanging in my car and just wanted to confirm if I should avoid touching it with dirty hands and clean it often?
  9. Having seen pictures of the Shaheedi jatha heading towards Jaito , it is clear the Blue Nishan with Katar Dhal and Kirpan was used , so when exactly did the new symbology enter into existence and who introduced it and what was their reasoning because I could find anything wrong with our own Nishan Sahib ? I have read read that this has elements which correspond with ancient babylonian symbology which the freemasons are into.(moon symbol) and looking at Rattrays khanda symbol it is not really clear about the thinking behind it .
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    Question About Khanda Sahib

    SSA Ji. It seems to be a weird question but I am still looking for some answers: How should we treat Khanda Sahib? Just like utmost respect like Guru Granth Sahib Ji? Some people wear it, some hang in their cars, some install it as a sticker on their cars. I have installed it in my car in the rear view mirror. When it comes to cleaning it, I usually clean it with clean cloth or tissue paper. Is it a disrespect if I clean it with regular cloth that I use to clean the car? On the other hand when I look at people who paste Khanda Sahib as a sticker on their car and when they wash it, it i
  11. 1.) What is the symbolic significance behind the Ashtbhuj/Astbhuj Duja? 2.) What is the history behind it? Do others exist? 3.) Any pre-Sikh era history behind it?
  12. Waheguru ji ka khalsaa Waheguru ji ki Fateh! 1) Can anybody explain what does the khanda - double edge sword in the middle represent? I read somewhere that it was about birth and death. 2) How can we do sanskaar of hair in western countries? I keep saving them rather than throwing. 3) How should I wash Sarabh Loh utensils? I also really wanted to understand the whole Sarabh loh maryaada if that is available anywhere. I come from a family where food is not made by true Gursikhs or in Sarabh Loh utensils. So will it still be possible for me to keep the full maryada? 4) I heard many Gursikh
  13. VAHEGURU JI KA KHALSA VAHEGURU JI KI FATEH! Daas would like to acquire a Puratan 3ft sri sahib/Khanda.Tegha. Any puratan kirpan would be preferred with a design on the hilt. Looking for a strong, stirdy, battle ready piece from 18th/19th century. Looking for a quick buy.
  14. Worth watching the entire video. Great information on creation of the Khalsa. For kids. Audio:
  15. Hi Guys, ALL Current Leftover Stock has been REDUCED! Gold Kirpan/Khanjer was £250 NOW £215 Gold Wootz Pesh Kabz NOW £215 Wootz Spearhead/Katar - NOW £200 CONTACT ME: ANTIQUECOLLECTIONS@HOTMAIL.CO.UK MORE PICTUREs + Deatils: www.AntiqueCollectionsUK.blogspot.com http://s1106.photobu...queCollections/
  16. SPECIAL DISCOUNT TO SIKH SANGAT MEMBERS!!! in panjabi: website deh priceaa(n) goreh vaasteh hun, sikhaa(n) vasteh discount milda ay (around 10%)! out of all sales i also give daswandh! Hey Guys, Just wanted to let everybody know that I have a new Blog spot/Website which I will be selling Antiques from. www.AntiqueCollectionsUK.blogspot.com I will update it regularly, and have got stock which still needs to be put on. I Specialise in Indo Persian Arms, particularly Gold and Silver koftgari pieces, and wootz arms. Comming Soon: Wootz Pesh Kabz with new gold work and swollen t
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