Posts Tagged ‘women’

How does the Bible view women in comparison to Sikh Scriptures?

According to the Bible a woman is definitely inferior to the man. The Bible accords women a status much lower than men. The God of the Bible often considers¬† (sometimes ignores) women to be inferior to men. It is interesting to note that early church fathers debated long and hard if women were intelligent enough […]

What is the contribution of Sikhi to the uplift of women?

When Guru Nanak appeared on the Indian scene, the place assigned to woman was low and unenviable. The tyranny of caste had left its marks on Hindu women. They had resigned themselves to their miserable lot. A widow had to burn herself on her husband’s funeral pyre to become a Sati (the ancient Hindu custom […]