Why does Groom lead in Sikh Weddings? Equality? (Video)


Many people ask why does the Groom lead the Bridge during the Sikh Marriage ceremony, the Anand Kaaraj. Is this because men are superior to women? Is there gender equality in Sikhism? This is a clip taken from #2 of 3 – English Katha of the Akaal Takth Sikh Rehat Maryada (SRM) agreed in 1945.
You can read the official Punjabi and English Translation of the SRM at this link http://www.sgpc.net/rehat_maryada/sec…
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Talks such as these are part of Step 5 in our our Five Step Plan for systematic parchaar of Sikhi, ie, more systematic learning.

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