A patka is worn by young Sikh boys as a mark of their faith. Practising the Kesh (not cutting one’s hair) and tying it up in a patka or turban when older shows commitment to Sikh values.
For Avtej (Avi) Singh knowing the five Ks of Sikhism is as easy as spinning balls with his under-13s Eildon Park Cricket Club mates. Cricket for Avi is fun, skilful and gives him a team to belong to.
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