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INDIA-RELIGION-SIKH

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Indian Sikh holy men, known as Punj Pyara, hold swords as they escort head priest Mal Singh (3R) as he carries the Guru Granth Sahib (Sikh Holy Book) during the inauguration ceremony of a memorial at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on April 25, 2013, for the Sikh devotees that died in 1984 in Operation Blue Star. Operation Blue Star took place from the 3�6 June 1984 and was an Indian military operation, ordered by Indira Gandhi, then Prime Minister of India to remove Sikh separatists from the Golden Temple in Amritsar. AFP PHOTO/ NARINDER NANU (Photo credit should read NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images)
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Indian Sikh holy men, known as Punj Pyara, hold swords as they escort head priest Mal Singh (3R) as he carries the Guru Granth Sahib (Sikh Holy Book) during the inauguration ceremony of a memorial at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on April 25, 2013, for the Sikh devotees that died in 1984 in Operation Blue Star. Operation Blue Star took place from the 3�6 June 1984 and was an Indian military operation, ordered by Indira Gandhi, then Prime Minister of India to remove Sikh separatists from the Golden Temple in Amritsar. AFP PHOTO/ NARINDER NANU (Photo credit should read NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images)
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April 25, 2013
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