I was hoping someone could provide a sample of what to say in the "free-form" portion of the Ardas when one is doing Ardas on a Gurpurab. For example the upcoming Gurpurab of Parkash of Guru Nanak Sahib.
Just need a sample, an example, of what one...
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In normal life we Ardas for every body every time or when ever some-one need, but recently I have heard that any body in need have to Ardas for themself , (but if our loved one can't do or some other reason) can't we do? I could not get answer in SRM. Can...
Waheguru ji ka Khalsa Waheguruji ki Fateh,
Sadh Sangatji in Ardas we start with "Pratham Bhagauti simarke...."
What is proper meaning of Sri Bhagauti ? Is it Maa Durga ? If yes then if I have jagrata of
Durga Maa in my house there must be no objection! Please clear my doubt.
TOHRA/PATIALA: Cutting across party lines and political affiliations, thousands of people from different walks of life attended the 'antim ardas' of Joginder Kaur Tohra, wife of former SGPC president late Gurcharan Singh Tohra at his native village here on Friday.
Punjab chief minister...
Why one should take a daily Hukamnama of one shabad starting from the top of left page, when whole of the Guru Granth sahibs bani itself is the Almighty's word or HIS order. Then why the order of the day or a daily hukamnama?
Moreover, whats the significance of taking a hukamnama everytime you...
Badal, Gadkari participate in 'ardas' with shoes on
Fatehgarh Sahib, May 14,2010 Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and BJP President Nitin Gadkari today appeared to have stoked a controversy by participating in a religious function allegedly with their shoes on.
Ardas is an invocation, supplication, appeal or a humble prayer to Waheguru (God). Sikhs pray to God, with the Guru and Guru Granth Sahib as their witness.
Ardas is recited to start and end every Sikh ceremony, or a session of individual or a congregational prayer.
In Gurdwaras (the Sikh...
This is the Ardas of the Nihangs
Waheguru ji ki Fateh
Sri Bhagauti ji Sahaii
Vaar Sri Bhagauti ji ki , Paatshaahi Dasvee
Pritham Bhagauti simarr ke Gur Nanak lai dheeai. Phir Angad Gur te Amar Dass RaamDaasey hoi sahaii. Arjan Hargobind noo simarau Sri Har Rai. Sri Har...
The word “Waheguru/ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ” was never used by Sikh Gurus and is absent from their compositions in AGGS. The words “Gur Wahe” comes twice in AGGS in two hymns of Guru Amardas and Guru Arjan;
ਨਾਨਕ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਵਾਹੁ ਵਾਹੁ ਜਿਸ ਤੇ ਨਾਮੁ ਪਰਾਪਤਿ ਹੋਇ ॥
Nānak saṯgur vāhu vāhu jis ṯė nām...
There has been change in Ardas, where term Bhagouti is replaced by Akal Purakh in Finland.
Further they have changed the saying from Behold Granth Sahib Ji as Guru to behold Panth as Guru. They will be remembering 35 contributers of Gurbani also.
So as per das, it appears that their...
I had an interesting conversation a while ago in the Gurudwara at a Langaar where a devout Sikh friend I know said that when we have food before Langaar and do Ardas over it we are purifying it, just like Muslim's do Halal. I was taken a back and argued that we given thanks to God...
Wahe Guru Ji Ka Khalsa Wahe Guru Ji ki Fateh,
Can someone assist me the correct words /phrases when perform the ardas for different occasions like ardas for sukh shanti chardi kala, deh arogata, shukrana , manokamana purti etc.