Norway
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Some of the northernmost communities of Sikhs in the world are found in Norway in the northwestern corner of Europe. Sikh communities in Norway are made up of immigrants from India and their descendants, only a small number are new converts. The first Sikhs started to arrive there in 1969, as part of a larger group of migrants that came from t…

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Knut A. Jacobsen, “Norway”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Sikhism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Gurinder Mann Singh, Kristina Myrvold, Eleanor Nesbitt. Consulted online on 22 June 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-2118_BESO_COM_031455>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20170712



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