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  Sikhs scutcheon

 

Thailand

The scutcheon of the Sikhs, referred to as khanda, after the double-edged sword in the coat of arms, which is displayed in a circle called chakkar, a word related to chakra, and flanked by two scimitars. It is also displayed on the Sikh flag (fig.).

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