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Summary of Question:marriage: compulsory?
Category:Love & Marriage
Date Posted:Saturday, 3/25/2000 12:36 PM MDT


Firstly, may i say this is the first time i have been here and i think what ur doin is gr8

Qu: I know that it is compulsory in our Rehat.....................

but, i would like to know wether it is written in the Guru Granth Sahib that a sikh should get married.

A reply would be very much appreciated.


I have never heard that getting married is compulsory. I don't see how that is possible because the bride would have to be forced also.
The Khalsa way is the path of the householder. Marriage is a great thing for the evolution of your soul, that's why it is recommended. It helps you understand life and the Universe because you have to merge your ego to your spouse. That is practice for merging into Wahe Guru.
But like everything in our Dharma, no one can force you. It is your decision.

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