ISBN 9788190249423,The Sikhs- Their Religion, Social Customs, and Way of Life

The Sikhs- Their Religion, Social Customs, and Way of Life



Angus & Grapher

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788190249423

ISBN-10 8190249428


Number of Pages 340 Pages
Language (English)


About the Author
Col. Jasbit Singh Khurana( Indian Army Retd.) has spent many fruitful years in his study and research in the history of the Indian Army on the one hand and the history of sikhs on the other. His education was focussed on an Army career from the very beginning as he completed his school and undergraduate studies in the Royal Indian Military Collrge, Dehra Dun, India and the Indian Military Academy, Dehra Dun, India. His post-graduate studies were completed at the Defence Services Staff College in Wellington, India, at the age of 30. Jasbir Khurana commanded and led the 1st Battalion 8th Gorkha Rifles both in peacetime and wartime commands. The last three years in his Army career were as Assistant Adjutant General in Logistics, AG'S Branch, Army Headquarters. Out in "civvy" street, Col. Khurana was Regional Manager for Hindustan Lever Ltd. ( a unilever company), looking after Factory Management, Sales and Marketing, during a ten -year active work profile. As an active outcome of his in-depth research Col. Khurana has given talks and participated on discussions on "The Sikhs" and "The Sikhs in the USA " to various groups of Americans in New Jersey and Philadelphia. A prolific writer , Jasbir Khurana has published forty newspaper and journal articles dealing with India and travel. Besides the presnt book that covers The Sikhs-Their Religion, Social Customs and Way of Life, the author has the two other volumes as part of this trilogy: The Sikhs- A historical Perspective and The Sikhs-Their Historic Gurdwaras and shrines. Finally, the person himself : He enjoys travels, golf, swimming, and fishing for Mahaseer and Trout.