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  1. J

    Literature Bhai Gurdas Ji Vaar 1 Pauri 2

    does anyone know anything about what the 25 qualities mentioned in this pangti are: ਪੰਚ ਤਤ ਪੰਚੀਸ ਗੁਨਿ ਸਤ੍ਰ ਮਿਤ੍ਰ ਮਿਲਿ ਦੇਹਿ ਬਣਾਈ। Panch Tat Pancheesi Guni Satr Mitr Mili Dayhi Banaaee | To create the human body, five elements and twenty five qualities opposite to each other were joined and...
  2. Amardeep Singh 1000

    How Do People Quote From Sggs And Bani Online?

    When people quote from SGGS and Bani in the original Gurmuhki, transliteration and English translation in these or other forums, how do they do it? Is there some kind of engine that they are using that they are cutting and pasting from? And too, how do they know which page the quote is on? Is...
  3. Luckysingh

    Kabir Ji Bani Ang 477

    This shabad was recently quoted in another thread. I think it would be interesting to discuss and interpret the element of 'mystery' attached to the message. Ang 477 ਆਸਾ ॥ Aasaa || Aasaa: ਫੀਲੁ ਰਬਾਬੀ ਬਲਦੁ ਪਖਾਵਜ ਕਊਆ ਤਾਲ ਬਜਾਵੈ ॥ Feel Rabaabee Baladh Pakhaavaj Kooaa Thaal Bajaavai || The...
  4. R

    Of Serpents, Pigs, Prostitutes, Goblins & The Bani Of Bhagat Tarlochan Ji

    Moderators please do not Merge this thread with posts on "Do you believe in Waheguru" Serpents of the Mind ਅੰਤਿ ਕਾਲਿ ਜੋ ਲਛਮੀ ਸਿਮਰੈ ਐਸੀ ਚਿੰਤਾ ਮਹਿ ਜੇ ਮਰੈ ॥ Anṯ kāl jo lacẖẖmī simrai aisī cẖinṯā mėh je marai. ਸਰਪ ਜੋਨਿ ਵਲਿ ਵਲਿ ਅਉਤਰੈ ॥੧॥ Sarap jon val val a▫uṯarai. ||1|| ਅਰੀ ਬਾਈ ਗੋਬਿਦ ਨਾਮੁ ਮਤਿ...
  5. Harkiran Kaur

    Listening To Instead Of Reciting Bani?

    Sat Sri Akal Ji, I have the daily prayers in audio format (Giani Thakur Singh Ji's recording of Japji Sahib, Jaap Sahib, Tav Parsad Savaiye, Chaupai Sahib, Anand Sahib, Rehras Sahib, and Kirtan Sohila.) I also have the iPhone app called iNitnem E (English) and it has the trasliteration and...
  6. BhagatSingh

    General God The Water (BoSKD 3)

    Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #3, starts in the middle of page 323, followed by more of his shabads. Having been introduced to Kabir's philosophy and belief system, and his meditation experiences (in 1 and 2), we now explore Kabir's writings in depth, we explore various themes, different...
  7. BhagatSingh

    General Bani Of Sant Kabir Das 2

    Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #2, is at the end of Page 92 Introduction: The first shabad was a complete lesson on it's own. In the second Shabad, Sant Kabir describes his experience with the Divine. Documentary on Kabir http://www.petermalakoff.com/kabirmovie.html ਸ੍ਰੀਰਾਗੁ ਭਗਤ...
  8. BhagatSingh

    General Bani Of Sant Kabir Das 1

    Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #1, starts at very bottom of page 91 and goes into page 92 Introduction: Sant Kabir Das was an orphan found by a young Muslim couple who wanted to have a baby, and was taught how to weave by his father at an early age. He was into spirituality and knew that if he...
  9. S

    Omens, Bad Spirits, Was Bani Say About It

    SSA kindly enlightened me about wat baani says about bad spirits, black magic, i got ppl telling me about these and me being someone suffering from me , but i say if guru nanak cannot protect me , i believe no one can . Dis is most common pretext to go to babas, and believe me i ab seen ppl wo...
  10. Luckysingh

    General Kachi Bani

    We have all heard this term being used quite often usually associated with criticising of certain granthi's and raagi's and even some sant babas. As I have been getting much deeper into the gurbani, I notice how it gets manipulated and misinterpreted very easily in many areas. I have also...
  11. Randip Singh

    A Question To Gurujee Or Bani Manipulation?

    Hi folks I was recently e-mail an interesting question and answer document based on the Guru Granth Sahib ji. Iread it and thought it is an excellent example for me to illustrate how Bani can be manipulated: Now here is the same article with Bani added and questions slightly altered: any views?
  12. J

    Can We Do Rehras In The Morning

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh all, as the title says, Can We Do Rehras In the Morning?..... I usually get home late and I usually am in a rush to get home to do my recitation of the bani, the problem is when I rush my minds all over the place and can not focus on Akal Purakh...
  13. Navdeep88

    Why Is Guru Gobind Singh Ji's Bani Not In Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji?

    Why is Guru Gobind Singh Ji's bani not in SGGS Ji?
  14. J

    General Bani For Getting Rid Of Boori Nazar And Totka (Evil Eye And Magic)

    Sat shri akal, I am here as i have a query, my sister who has been married for 8 years is facing a lot of problems since she she got married. but since last 3-4 years things have started to get out of hand. her husband and her only son keep on having something or other as health issues, first...
  15. S

    Are Copies Of Guru Granth Sahib Being Disrespected At A Local Library?

    Satnam cyber sangat ji, I go to my local library often to have some quiet time to read a book and enjoy the atmosphere. One time I was taking a stroll through the religious section to get a book on Sikhi and learn more about our beautiful history in depth. As I was scoping out a variety of...
  16. Ishna

    Bani Pro - Good Pronunciation?

    Hello Has anyone here listened to the Bani Pro CDs by Rajnarind Kaur? Is the pronunciation accurate? I find it challenging at times to keep up with Dya Singh ji and she is much slower and clearer. I just don't want to fall into bad habits. Many thanks in advance. Ishna
  17. S

    Dasam Granth And The 'Bani' Recited In Khande Di Pahul

    This post was moved from the thread Charittropakhayan because it was off topic. A new thread has been started. I am no expert on Dasam Granth but all of those who say this is conspiracy against sikhism to finish sikhs I think on contrary Sikhs (I am again confused who is Gursikh Here who is...
  18. Archived_Member16

    Bani, The Ultimate Guru

    Bani, the ultimate guru KULBIR KAUR, THE TIMES OF INDIA - Jul 10, 2010, 12.00am IST Bani, the Divine Truth, is the voice of God and is the manifestation of the Formless Lord Once Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, and his companion Bhai Mardana went to a village. In that village lived...
  19. jasbirkaleka

    Dhur Ki Bani In Sikhism

    ikonkaar:Bani in Shri Guru Granth Sahib is often referred to as Dhur Ki Bani .Does it have the same connotation as was propounded by Moses and Mohammad.:blinkingmunda::confusedmunda:
  20. S

    Bhagats In Love With Ignorance: Reflections On The Bani Of Guru Ram Das And Sant Ravidas

    ਜਦ ਤਕ ਮਨ ਸੰਤੋਖੀ ਨਹੀ ਹੁੰਦਾ (ਮਰਦਾ ਨਹੀ) ਓਨਾ ਚਿਰ, ਪੁਲਿੰਗ (ਮੇਲ, gender) ਹੈ ! ਇਸਦੇ ਮਾਰਨ ਤੌ ਬਾਅਦ ਬੁਧੀ=ਅਕਲ ਦੀ ਪਰਧਾਨਗੀ ਆ ਜਾਂਦੀ ਹੈ, ਤਾਂ ਇਹ ਜੀਵ ਆਤਮਾ, ਤ੍ਰੀਆ (ਬਿਬੇਕ ਬੁਧੀ ) ਕਹਾਉਂਦੀ ਹੈ ! ਸਬਦ : ਪੁਲਿੰਗ , male, ਕੰਤ , ਗੁਰੂ ਹੈ ! Surat : ਇਸਤ੍ਰੀਲਿੰਗ , female, ਚੇਲਾ , ਤ੍ਰੀਆ ਹੈ ! Page 342, Line 15 ਅਲਪ ਸੁਖ...