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The Sikh Bangle (Kara)
The Sikh Bangle
by Mohinder Singh Cheema M.A (London)

The Iron Bangle (kara/kada) depicts Infinity,
without any beginning and end, being round in shape.
As it is made of iron, it depicts strength;
and it is the lowest and cheapest metal,
therefore depicts Humility.


This book includes descriptions on the Meaning, Symbolism and the History of the Kara


1. The Background of the Kara

2. Baptism

3. Symbolism of the Kara

4. The Sikh Bangle

5. The Mandala in the Realm of Religion

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