When- Emerged in the 16th century India
Why- Between the hindu and muslims. Somewhat influenced by the reform movements in the Hinduism.
Sikhism demands you live in an ordinary life to get closer to god.
They try to avoid the 5 vises which are lust,greed, attachment, anger and pride.
Deities and Holy places/Places of worship
There are over 200 Gurdwaras in India alone.
Nishan sanib is the flag outside every temple.