Kirtan and the Human Psyche
Prof. Surinder Singh
The philosophy of the Sikh Gurus describes the concept of a positive entity and a negative entity within humans. The Sikh philosophy names these entities as the mun (mind) and the atma (conscience or soul). Whereas the mind represents the...
It is a part of play staged by Him, we all are merely players and as such wisdom and blessing are accorded to each individual as per the part.
A very good write up, quite impressed. But there is no escape but to pray for His grace. Guru Nanak in Japji sahib has clearly indicated, 'moh kai...
NAAM SIMRAN AT AMRITVELA
This Shabad is by Bhagat Kabeer Ji in Salok Kabeer Jee on Pannaa 1372
kbIr swcw siqguru ikAw krY jau isKw mih cUk ]
AMDy eyk n lwgeI ijau bWsu bjweIAY PUk ]158]
kabeer saachaa sathigur kiaa karai jo sikhaa mehi chook ||
a(n)dhhae eaek n laagee jio baa(n)s...
This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Gauree on Pannaa 189
gauVI mhlw 5 ]
nwmu Bgq kY pRwn ADwru ]
nwmo Dnu nwmo ibauhwru ]1]
nwm vfweI jnu soBw pwey ]
kir ikrpw ijsu Awip idvwey ]1] rhwau ]
nwmu Bgq kY suK AsQwnu ]
nwm rqu so Bgqu prvwnu ]2]
hir kw nwmu jn kau DwrY ]
CONCEPT OF NAM IN Sikhi
According to Gurmat (Guru's teaching), before the creation, God lived Absolutely by Himself, Formless. When He made Himself manifest, He first formed Himself into NAM (Divine Name) and then created Nature. After creating Nature, He did not go away from it, rather He...
hir hir nwmu iqnI AwrwiDAw ijn msqik Duir iliK pwie jIau ] (444-17, Awsw, mÚ 4)
They alone meditate on the Lord's Name, Har, Har, upon whose foreheads such destiny is written.
hir nwmu pdwrQu kiljuig aUqmu hir jpIAY siqgur Bwie jIau ]2] (444-17, Awsw, mÚ 4)
The wealth of the Lord's Name is the...
In Pauries 8-11 Guru Ji describes the rewards of Listening God’s Name. Now Guru Ji is telling us about the person who obeys the Lord. In Pauri 12 Dhan Dhan Guru Nanak Dev Ji Sache Patshah is describing how indescribable is the condition of such a person. In later three pauries, Guru Ji describes...
I am referring to 'Katha' of Late Gyani Maskeen ji [relayed in the evening at etc. Punjabi channel on 29/30/31 May 2007] in which Gyani ji stated that before this creation came into being there was only Mist and fog.
He uttered one word 'Ong' and the entire universe was created...
Respected Saadh Sangat Ji,
Dhan Dhan Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji De Bachan Dhan Dhan Siri Guru Granth Sahib Ji De Panna # 661
ndir kry qw ismirAw jwie ]
Awqmw dRvY rhY ilv lwie ]
Awqmw prwqmw eyko krY ]
AMqr kI duibDw AMqir mrY ]1]
gur prswdI pwieAw jwie ]
hir isau icqu lwgY iPir kwlu n Kwie...
Can anybody please describe the difference between 'Naam Simran' and 'Shabads as written in Guru Granth Sahib' in context to achiving your final destination as preached by our Gurus? To me it seems 'Naam Simran - Meditating in the name of the true Lord' is the main thing and Shabads seem...
Discovery of Self through Naam-Simran
Gulshan Jeet Singh*
* 5-Rampur Mandi Road, Dehradun-248001. U.P.
Naam Simran is a purely spiritual experience within reach of all humanity irrespective of race creed on social status. Success varies and depends on the practitioner’s earnestness as well as...
Haume And Naam
Haume is treated through Naam and Gurbani vichaar.
Once a cat fell in a well and died in there. As a result of the decomposition of cat's dead body, the well water got contaminated and smelled bad. The residents using the well went to a wise person to ask how to treat the...
Nam Simran is a term used in Sikhism to refer to the repeated Remembrance of the Name of God. Baba Guru Nanak introduced this practice as part of his teachings. The practice of the Rememberance of God or the Invocation of the Divine Name is practiced as a means to bring about inner and outer...
Gurbani Kirtan Mp3 Player - Shabad #56 Bolho Sach Naam Kartar
Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee Ang 1329
Parbhaatee Guru Nanak Dev
pRBwqI mhlw 1 ]
prabhaathee mehalaa 1 ||
Prabhaatee, First Mehl:
idsit ibkwrI bMDin bWDY hau iqs kY bil jweI ]
dhisatt bikaaree bandhhan baandhhai ho this kai bal...
Gurbani Kirtan Mp3 Player - Shabad #46 Tera Naam Ruroh Roop Ruroh
Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee Ang 693
Dhanaasree Saint Nam Dev
mwrvwiV jYsy nIru bwlhw byil bwlhw krhlw ]
maaravaarr jaisae neer baalehaa bael baalehaa karehalaa ||
As water is very precious in the desert, and the creeper...
Gurbani Kirtan Mp3 Player - Shabad #40 Jap Man Sath Naam
Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee Ang 670
Dhanaasree Guru Ram Das
dhhanaasaree mehalaa 4 ||
Dhanaasaree, Fourth Mehl:
ieCw pUrku srb suKdwqw hir jw kY vis hY kwmDynw ]
eishhaa poorak sarab sukhadhaathaa har jaa kai vas hai kaamadhhaenaa...