Loose Translation: On 6th August, 2012, 17 people died by drinking poisoned liquor. The Deputy Commissioner (DC)of the city came and announced Rs. 5 Lakh for each of the widows. Later on the DC started dragging his feet on the name of paying the promised Rs. 5 Lakh to...
Zafarnama means the "Declaration of Victory" and is the name given to the letter sent by the tenth in 1705 to the Emperor Aurengjeb.. Guru Ji reminds the emperor how he and his henchmen had broken their oaths taken on the holy Koran.
The second letter called "Zafarnama" - the Epistle of...
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) It was difficult to translate an 18th century text addressed by Sikh Guru Gobind Singh to Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, says diplomat-writer Navtej Sarna who tried not to deviate from the original for the sake of the verse.
'The most important thing in translating...
Sarna's new muse: 111 verses of Zafarnama in English
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Diplomat-author Navtej Sarna has always felt a creative kinship with exiles. This time round, he has penned an English translation of Zafarnama - 111 spiritually resonant Persian verses of impassioned plea for...
I have been reading the Dasam Granth pro and anti posts with some interest and I must say there are convincing arguments on both sides, but most seem to focus on Chitro Pakhyan.
My question is Zafarnama? Is that genuine or not?
Most people here are aware of my views on the Dasam...
Zafarnama Read In Farsi (Persian) Explained in English
YouTube- Zafarnama 1/2 with English Translation - Guru Gobind Singh 1707 - Recited in original Persian
YouTube- Zafarnama 2/2 with English Translation - Guru Gobind Singh 1707 - Recited in original Persian
Zafarnama, precious record dumped in bundles
Tribune News Service
Patiala, March 12
The archaeological record containing vital information on the history of Punjab, Sikh religion and Mughal rule in India is threatened...
Having worked closely with Projectnaad, here's one of their output which I like to highlight on, though I was not part of preparing this :-
It will serve its purpose in propagating Sikhism amongst...
today i went on the site http://www.zafarnama.com/
and i read the following about zafarnama
How did the Zafarnama, in its present form, reach us? Original letter written in the hand of Guru Ji in not available. However it is said that a copy of Zafarnama, written in the hand of Guru Ji...
The following verses in Zafarnama (as posted by Vijayadeep Ji in other forum) reminded me of another contraversial historical debate... its is debated that the following verses were not written by Guru Ji.
Have scholars reached any consesus on this issue ?
ZAFARNAMA - Waheguru is perfection personified. He is eternal and through His miracles
He shows His presence. He is generous in granting us His bounties. He is
compassionate and merciful.
KAMAAL-E KARAAMAT QAA-YEM KAREEM
RAZA BAKSH RAZAQ RAHAAQ-O RAHIM
Waheguru is perfection personified. He...