I've recently been reading Bhai Gurdas Vaars.
I was reading Vaar 2, Pauri 6. I continued reading as many examples were given.
However, I still struggle with the very last line of this Pauri (highlighted in green). I think the translation might be a little off. Can someone please...
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His life is the stuff of legends - fascinating and utterly baffling at the same time. Sikhs know him best as the man who laboriously and meticulously penned the first ever collation of Sikh scriptural writings...
Search on the Internet suggests there are 40 varan. However, there are
passages which are not included in the 40 varas. What is the proof that
there are just 40 varan?
The specific passage that I am referencing is:
kab laagai masathak charanan raja
dharas dhaeiaa dhrigan kab dhaekho |
Forty Vaaran and 675 Kabitt-Savaiyye, were written by Bhai Gurdaas ji (d. 1636) at different periods of his life. He was then the honored scribe of Aad Bir, or first recession of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, thus his understanding and knowledge of Gurbaani can be held very close to Guru Sahib’s true...
Vaar 36 Pauri 21
ਹਉ ਅਪਰਾਧੀ ਗੁਨਹਗਾਰ ਹਉ ਬੇਮੁਖ ਮੰਦਾ ।
hau aparaadhee gunahagaar hau baymukh mandaa|
I am a criminal, a sinner, evil and apostate.
ਚੋਰੁ ਯਾਰੁ ਜੂਆਰਿ ਹਉ ਪਰ ਘਰਿ ਜੋਹੰਦਾ ।
choru yaaru jooaari hau par ghari johandaa|
I am a thief, adulterer; gambler who always keeps his eye upon...
Bhai Gurdas: The Blessed Scribe
Bhai Gurdas, the amanuensis, who inscribed the Adi Granth at the dictation of Guu Arjun was also the author of 39 vars (ballads in the heoric meter) in Punjabi and 556 kabits (couplets) in Braj language. These vars are of great historical and theological...
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Many preachers say that they have the key given by Bhai Gurdas Jee to understand Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee.
May I ask if Sikhs have now learnt to worship the key first and the true Guru later?
BHAI GURDAS JI - THE BULWARK OF SIKHI
Bhai Gurdus ji is much honoured for his Sikhi way of life and literary work. He was a leading figure in Sikhism who enjoyed the partronage of Guru Arjan under whose supervision he inscribed the...
Would the sangat bless me with their Punjabi skills. The following is from Vaar 5 Pauri 8 (Bhai Gurdas).
I've been trying to understand it in Punjabi and some of translation that is given doesn't seem right. (i've put in square brackets what I understand, could the sangat help me with the...
Waheguroo Jee Ka Khalsa!
Waheguroo Jee Kee Fateh!!
Something needs to be done just after watching gurbani on alpha today and advert advertising Gurdas Mann's so called Vaisakhi concert, how dare he first of all have a music concert on vaisakhi, secondly he isnt even a proper sikh himself, he...
Ek Oankar Wahiguru Ji Ki Fateh
Das wants to know that how or from where we come to know that Vars of Bhai Gurdas ji are Key to Gurbani?
Is it an oral tradition or do we have wriittan record ?
Where is the oldest version of them in manuscript being kept and is that the origeonal version?