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What is the place of sacred music – Kirtan – in Sikhism?

Sacred music, Kirtan, means “singing the praises of God”. It is devotional music. Generally in the Gurdwara, musicians either sing alone or request the Sangat to repeat after them the lines of the hymn in chorus. This is congregational hymn singing and has a soothing effect on the mind. The Sikh sacred music – Gurmat […]