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.
ਫੀਲੁ ਰਬਾਬੀ ਬਲਦੁ ਪਖਾਵਜ ਕਊਆ ਤਾਲ ਬਜਾਵੈ ॥
Feel Rabaabee Baladh Pakhaavaj Kooaa Thaal Bajaavai ||
This Shabad presents a peculiar instruction in the beginning,
Most of the Shabads are either instructed to be sung in 'Raags'(ਰਾਗ) , 'Ghar-u(ਘਰੁ), or in some specific 'Dhun'(ਧੁਨ)(like ਕਾਨੜੇ ਕੀ ਵਾਰ ਮਹਲਾ ੪ ਮੂਸੇ ਕੀ ਵਾਰ ਕੀ ਧੁਨੀ, ਵਾਰ ਮਾਝ ਕੀ ਤਥਾ ਸਲੋਕ ਮਹਲਾ ੧. ਮਲਕ ਮੁਰੀਦ ਤਥਾ ਚੰਦ੍ਰਹੜਾ ਸੋਹੀਆ ਕੀ ਧੁਨੀ...
These are saloks of Sant Kabir ji. They appear on Ang 1369. There is no rehao. The translation is by Dr. Sant Singh Khalsa. spnadmin
ਕਬੀਰ ਮਨੁ ਪੰਖੀ ਭਇਓ ਉਡਿ ਉਡਿ ਦਹ ਦਿਸ ਜਾਇ ॥
Kabīr man pankẖī bẖa▫i▫o ud ud ḏah ḏis jā▫e.
Kabeer, the mind has become a bird; it soars and flies in the ten...
Each week SPN would like to post an event in the life of one of our Gurus or Bhagats. The thread is a place for comments, reflections and discussions: a place to learn more about the values of Sikhi and the moral and ethical insights of the Guru Sahibhan, bhagats and sants whose bani is part of...
Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #6, starts in the middle of page 324.
Introduction: What has to be present in any lifestyle if one wants to merge with Ram?
ਗਉੜੀ ਕਬੀਰ ਜੀ ॥
Raag Gaurhi Kabir ji
ਨਗਨ ਫਿਰਤ ਜੌ ਪਾਈਐ ਜੋਗੁ ॥
ਬਨ ਕਾ ਮਿਰਗੁ ਮੁਕਤਿ ਸਭੁ ਹੋਗੁ ॥੧॥
If Yog could be obtained by...
Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #5, starts at the beginning of page 324.
Introduction: Sant Kabir was often insulted by some ignoramuses as Saints often are. To them Kabir replies.
ਗਉੜੀ ਕਬੀਰ ਜੀ ॥
Raag Gaurhi Kabir ji.
ਜਬ ਹਮ ਏਕੋ ਏਕੁ ਕਰਿ ਜਾਨਿਆ ॥
When I understand the...
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...
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
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...
Kabir Guru Connection
Sikhism has been treated as a sect of Hinduism in his book titled ‘Religion of India’, the extracts of which are reproduced for discussion purpose.
The book is widely quoted by many Sikh philosophers. [Ref: Dr. Rajinder kaur, author of ‘God in Sikhism’ has given some of...
Hello folks, now i never want to start inter religion controversy but this one is surely of the next level for example he says kabir is guru of guru nanak!!!!
and he says god is not nirakar but sakar example he gives is this
मलार महला १ ॥ (Page 1257, श्री गुरु ग्रंथ साहिब जी) - गुरु...
The Kabir Project
The Kabir project brings together the experiences of a series of ongoing journeys in quest of this 15th century North Indian mystic poet in our contemporary worlds. Started in 2003, these journeys inquire into the spiritual and socio-political resonances of Kabir’s poetry...
613th Jayanti Of Satguru Kabir To Be Celebrated In Surrey
The Guru Kabir Association of Canada is celebrating the 613th jayanti (birth anniversary) of Satguru Kabir on June 14th and 18th, at the Guru Kabir Centre, 208 – 14770 64th Avenue, Surrey, BC. Below is a short outline of his life and...
Is there some way to reformat this article and include your opinion throughout the text. Without that I am having a very hard time figuring out who is saying what. Also it looks as if there is proselytizing for a swami when I think you are saying something else.
Others may be having...
Are you looking for me? I am in the next seat.
My shoulder is against yours.
You will not find me in the stupas, not in temples, nor in synagogues, nor in cathedrals; not in masses, nor kirtans, not in legs winding around your own neck, nor in eating nothing but vegetables;
When you really...
Dear Members, I just enrolled myself as a student of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Academy Malaysia and hope to present the syllabus online so that anyone else can also be a cyber student, along with me. The classes are held in KL and Seremban on Sundays for 90 minutes and these two books are the first...
Waheguru ji ka khalsa
Waheguru ji ki fateh
Bhagat Kabir ji de aagaman divas di beant vadhai hoveh ji.
I would like to share Bhagat ji's Sakhi as well as Shabad in sweet remembrance.
Bhagat Kabir Ji And The Naked Faqir
Bhagat Kabir Ji kept his mind continually fixed on God, and worked...
A Reminder from Bhagat Kabir Ji
As Sikhs we seriously try to pay attention to our Lord; however, intoxicating Maya keeps us dragging away from Him. Bit by bit we lose precious time of our life. Maya loots us all the time, very rarely we realize about this robbery that takes place within us...