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Why the name Kaur? [closed]

asked 2012-03-19 05:17:50 -0600

Kaurageouswarrior1699 gravatar image Kaurageouswarrior1699 flag of Australia
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updated 2012-03-30 12:25:13 -0600

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Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Vaheguru Ji Ki Fathe!

Can anyone please tell me why Guru Gobind Singh Ji gave Sikh girls the name Kaur which means princess???? I guess I was wrong it is not prince but princess. I get really confused because in people say it means prince and others say it means princess. Sorry, but what do you suppose Guru Gobind Singh Ji was trying to say by giving us the name Kaur????

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Vaheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Vaheguru Ji Ki Fathe!

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answered 2012-04-15 11:37:35 -0600

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to fulfill the ultimate goal of his, Shri Guru Gobind Singh ji wanted each and every true Sikh woman to be a strong willed princess and Singh to be Stong willed prince . . .

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Thankyou!!!

Kaurageouswarrior1699 ( 2012-05-19 02:34:24 -0600 )edit
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answered 2012-03-19 09:34:09 -0600

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updated 2012-03-19 11:11:14 -0600

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Satnam Ji, there must be an misunderstanding Kaur means Princess not Prince And Singh means Lion not King. Khalsa women are also called Singhnia which means Female Lion, this is really basic Sikh knowledge and as Sikh, I suppose you are, you should know it JIO

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answered 2013-02-20 17:28:37 -0600

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It is part of a Sikh to be unique

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answered 2013-02-21 03:25:05 -0600

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the women of sikhi are given the name kaur as a birth right. but have to earn the name singhni through heroic actions. men are given singh as a birth right. but have to earn the name nihang.

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very true well said.

PeaceHappinessSikhism ( 2013-02-27 02:36:47 -0600 )edit

thanks# sis

Nihang Gavinpal Singh Khalsa ( 2013-02-27 12:07:32 -0600 )edit

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