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I know sikhs dont believe in the caste system, however can anyone tell me the following surnames what caste they belong to?

Moore

Virdi

Khaira

Thanks

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I know sikhs dont believe in the caste system, however can anyone tell me the following surnames what caste they belong to?

Moore

Virdi

Khaira

Thanks

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'Moore' is a tricky one. Bobby Moore is West Ham / East ham so quite possibly Ramgharia. But then again Roger Moore liked a drink so perhaps jatt. But Sir Patrick Moore liked looking at the stars and astrology jantar mantar so it would seem Khatri. Having said that, Bobby Moore was once arrested during a World Cup in South America for shoplifting dodgy jewellery.....so I'm voting *edited*.

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Can I just ask, I understand that as amritdharis we should not follow or believe in caste system. The reason why our surnames are replaced with Singh and Kaur is to eradicate caste and discrimination. Then why is is that certain gursikhs still use their surnames i.e. sandhu, sanghera, sangha. lets look at anand kaarajs, even if the singhs/singhni's parents are amritdhari (mum and dad dastar vale) they'll still add their family surname onto the wedding cards...why?

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'Moore' is a tricky one. Bobby Moore is West Ham / East ham so quite possibly Ramgharia. But then again Roger Moore liked a drink so perhaps jatt. But Sir Patrick Moore liked looking at the stars and astrology jantar mantar so it would seem Khatri. Having said that, Bobby Moore was once arrested during a World Cup in South America for shoplifting dodgy jewellery.....so I'm voting Bhatra.

Change your name to illegalbrahmin because casteist brahmins will love your nonsensical views about castes.

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Change your name to illegalbrahmin because casteist brahmins will love your nonsensical views about castes.

It was a joke showing the absurdities of it all. Next time I'll add a disclaimer forewarning you of a joke because you seem to be incapable of spotting one on your own.

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It was a joke showing the absurdities of it all. Next time I'll add a disclaimer forewarning you of a joke because you seem to be incapable of spotting one on your own.

Next time keep your casteist jokes which make fun of Sikhs to yourself.

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Next time keep your casteist jokes which make fun of Sikhs to yourself.

Why are you so aggressive and rude? What happened to Gursikhs having sweet speech? Your tone is poisonous and unkind, you spread so much negativity. Please show other people some consideration and learn to convey your displeasure politely.

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It was a joke showing the absurdities of it all. Next time I'll add a disclaimer forewarning you of a joke because you seem to be incapable of spotting one on your own.

we all need to do that. this guy has had a humour bypass.

Why are you so aggressive and rude? What happened to Gursikhs having sweet speech? Your tone is poisonous and unkind, you spread so much negativity. Please show other people some consideration and learn to convey your displeasure politely.

He is a GurSikh, that's why.

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we all need to do that. this guy has had a humour bypass.

He is a GurSikh, that's why.

What other response can be expected from "intellectually bankrupt" individuals who have no self respect and make fun and laugh at their own religion.

I have zero tolerance for anyone who insult Sikhs and Sikhism,.

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I think a lot of people keep their surname as to keep a connection with where they are from back home in India, being their pinds.

I think they are not purposely showing they are this caste or that, but to hang on to their ancestory roots which they are proud of.

But i hate it when there is discrimination due to caste in marriages and friendship. Caste de lagde.

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I think a lot of people keep their surname as to keep a connection with where they are from back home in India, being their pinds.

I think they are not purposely showing they are this caste or that, but to hang on to their ancestory roots which they are proud of.

It's why I keep mine. Also, so many Singhs on registers etc. that it makes it a lot easier if I just use my surname.

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I understand, but since were amritdhari shouldnt our ancestory roots be Guru gobind singh ji, something to be proud of? .

I understand that at formal places i.e. Work, school etc the need to use surnames May arise but what about weddings, its reasonable for both families to be aware of surnames, but then why put it onwedding card? I mean gurdwara is not a social or formal setting so why be proud of that surname infront of guru ji when instead they've already blessed us with with a beautiful surname singh or kaur, so why not be proud of that (reason why i keep mentioning word proud bcuz there seems o be a strong association, unless there are other reasons for using surnames please share). ?

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Next time keep your casteist jokes which make fun of Sikhs to yourself.

Except, Sikhs don't follow caste so who's being made fun of here?

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johal is from punjab. kapoor is from afghanistan (kabuli) i think.

and i think matharoo is from africa (not sure)

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'Moore' is a tricky one. Bobby Moore is West Ham / East ham so quite possibly Ramgharia. But then again Roger Moore liked a drink so perhaps jatt. But Sir Patrick Moore liked looking at the stars and astrology jantar mantar so it would seem Khatri. Having said that, Bobby Moore was once arrested during a World Cup in South America for shoplifting dodgy jewellery.....so I'm voting *edited*.

LOOOOL WESTHAM ALL DAY! JOKA NUFF SED. - ITS ABIT OF HUMOUR #ALLOW ... CASTE SYSTEM IS A FUNNY SUBJECT! ITS STUPID.

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Moore Sikhs are Jatt. I agree we shouldn't look at caste in the ways of old, but I think adopting just simple surnames as Sikh and Kaur would put our gene pools at risk if you understand the logic. I think the use of as middle names and a bit of intelligence when it comes to caste is the best way forward.

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'Moore' is not a jatt name. It is a baniya name. Baniyaas are the business community from UP and fairly dark and thick skinned. They converted to sikhism when they moved to Panjab to do business with the panjabis. They even speak the language and are intermarried with sikhs. I should know this because my mamma ie my mummy's brother's wife's sister is married to a baniyaa and his surname is is Moore so obiviously she is also a Moore. They are very friendly people and I just love how they cook. They live in humongous kothees and have butlers, cleaners and gardeners as employees. They are obviously very wealthy and they wear expensive clothes and eat plenty of mithayi. They drive huge motor cars usually with little curtains on their windows for privacy. They are very close knit community and I only get an invite to their functions very ocassionally even though I get along famously with my mummy's brother's wife's sister and the reason this is so is because we went to the same kindergarten. I have known her a long long time. She has three sons and five daughters and they have all attended the same kindergarten as us. When she got married she introduced my parents to her friend's brother's uncle's neighbour's who had five sons who are all top businessmen. Thery are all married with children and my parents decided to engage me with one of these childern and now we are happily married for nearly two and a half weeks and hoping to produce a nice big family in the near future. We would like to have at least nineteen children if possible, if not more. Perhaps nineteen and three quater children would be good. We are hoping to have ten sons and ten daughters so we can start a school and train each and every child of ours' to become a brahmagiyani. This world is full of miserable and unhappy people hopefully our children will bring some happiness into their lives by transforming them with the help of brahmagiyan.

Bull chuk maf.


Veera, you are great. You doing a great job man.

Edited by goggy

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'Moore' is not a jatt name. It is a baniya name. Baniyaas are the business community from UP and fairly dark and thick skinned. They converted to sikhism when they moved to Panjab to do business with the panjabis. They even speak the language and are intermarried with sikhs. I should know this because my mamma ie my mummy's brother's wife's sister is married to a baniyaa and his surname is is Moore so obiviously she is also a Moore. They are very friendly people and I just love how they cook. They live in humongous kothees and have butlers, cleaners and gardeners as employees. They are obviously very wealthy and they wear expensive clothes and eat plenty of mithayi. They drive huge motor cars usually with little curtains on their windows for privacy. They are very close knit community and I only get an invite to their functions very ocassionally even though I get along famously with my mummy's brother's wife's sister and the reason this is so is because we went to the same kindergarten. I have known her a long long time. She has three sons and five daughters and they have all attended the same kindergarten as us. When she got married she introduced my parents to her friend's brother's uncle's neighbour's who had five sons who are all top businessmen. Thery are all married with children and my parents decided to engage me with one of these childern and now we are happily married for nearly two and a half weeks and hoping to produce a nice big family in the near future. We would like to have at least nineteen children if possible, if not more. Perhaps nineteen and three quater children would be good. We are hoping to have ten sons and ten daughters so we can start a school and train each and every child of ours' to become a brahmagiyani. This world is full of miserable and unhappy people hopefully our children will bring some happiness into their lives by transforming them with the help of brahmagiyan.

Bull chuk maf.

Veera, you are great. You doing a great job man.

Can you pls expain what on earth you are talking about? I am a banya but nothin like what you describe us as. I am recently come from Punjab and speak pungabi. I work as a IT specialist and call myself punjabi. Who told you banya caste is dark and thicked skin? Good luck with your 19 kids teach them not to be stupid like yourself.

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