How Do You Spell KHALSA?
"Khalsa" is a term commonly used in Sikhism and refers to the community of initiated Sikhs. It is pronounced as /kʰəlsɑ/ using IPA phonetic transcription. The letter "kh" in Khalsa represents an aspirated "k" sound, while "s" is pronounced with a retroflex articulation. The final "a" is elongated and pronounced with an "ah" sound. The spelling of "Khalsa" is unique to the Punjabi language and is written using the Gurmukhi script. Correct spelling is important as it preserves the identity and cultural heritage of the Sikh community.