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Sikh men wear ponchos as they carry swords, or Kirpan, to symbolize protecting one’s honor during a parade called a Nagar Kirtan that began in the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Sikh Temple and proceeded through the streets of Bellerose. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Dozens of people braved the bad weather for the festivities. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Sikh men wear ponchos as they carry flags during a parade called a Nagar Kirtan that began in the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Sikh Temple and proceeded through the streets of Bellerose. Photo by Christina Santucci
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A Sikh man carries a sword, or Kirpan, to symbolize protecting one’s honor during a parade called a Nagar Kirtan that began in the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Sikh Temple and proceeded through the streets of Bellerose. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Sikh men wear ponchos as they carry flags during a parade called a Nagar Kirtan that began in the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Sikh Temple and proceeded through the streets of Bellerose. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Dozens of people braved the bad weather for the festivities. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Sikh men wear ponchos as they carry flags during a parade called a Nagar Kirtan that began in the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Sikh Temple and proceeded through the streets of Bellerose. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Traditionally, men with brooms called sewadars clear the path before the procession. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Traditionally, men with brooms called sewadars clear the path before the procession. Photo by Christina Santucci

Dozens of people participated in a procession or Nagar Kirtan that began in the Gurdwara Sant Sagar Sikh Temple and proceeded through the streets of Bellerose.

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