Originally Posted by sanarcho
in sikhism.. everyone is the same.. yes people get darker due to being outside in the sun more.. and usually (most cases) those people are the ones doing the demeaning jobs, people treat them as lowly, due to them being darker, the darkness shows people they work in the sun alot, so they must be a lowly caste :S
Not true. I know some people from southeast asia and they do not all have the same skin color. Some are darker than me, others are light-skinned and this is in Canada where they live now, where they are not working in the sun all day. Nice explanation though.