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However, I felt a disconnect between his words and actions.
Personally, I have a long way to go before being Guru’s Sikh.
And there are plenty of Sikh fathers encouraging their daughters to follow their dreams and not be held down by societal pressure (my dad being one! But where my frustration lies is within identity and what an “acceptable girl” should be in order to “bring home to the folks”.
It’s even worse when they criticize my body and my age (things I cannot control)!
(In eighth-century Egypt and Syria, for example, Christians wore blue turbans, Jews yellow and Samaritans red, while Muslims generally sported white ones).