Varan Bhai Gurdas is the name given to the 40 Varan (chapters) of writing by Bhai Gurdas. They have been Jagat Singh, Varan Bhai Gurdas Ji. AMRITSAR . Page 1 okclub. com. Page 2 Page 3 www. Page 4 Page 5 okclub. 2 Dec Bhai Gurdas ji gives so many examples one after another so that we His other works in Punjabi are collectively called Varan Bhai Gurdas.

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The following four stanzas eulogize the successors gudras Guru Nanak till Guru Hargobind. However, comprehensive study of them all can help us build a fairly authentic biography of Guru Nanak and the milieu he inherited and he and five of his successors lived in. These forty vars comprise pauris or stanzas, with a total of 6, lines.

It begins with an invocatory canto, followed by a description of the creation of the world, six systems of Indian philosophy and the four yugas or timecycles. The Guru complimented him on his modesty and ability, and said that whoever read Bhai’s writings should acquire spiritual profit and instruction and faith in the teachings of jj holy Gurus. Elsewhere also Bhai Gurdas refers to the conflict between the Hindu and the Muslim, each vying with the other for superiority, basing his claim ghai the profundity of their respective scriptures rather than on rightful practices.

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Personal tools Create account Log in. These vars, bbai are accepted as part of approved Sikh canon, reiterate or explain in simple idiom what was contained in the Sikh Scripture. He holds that in satyuga a moral lapse invoked the accountability of every being, in tretayuga of every person in the village, in dvaparyuga of all kinsfolk, and in kaliyuga of the single person who is the agent of the immoral act The composition is a collection of detailed commentary and explanation of theology and the ethics of Sikh beliefs as furdas by the Gurus.


Without proper rendering supportyou may see question marks or boxesmisplaced vowels or missing conjuncts instead of Indic text. The life of the householder was to be preferred to that of the ascetic.

The Guru complimented him on his modesty and ability, and said that whoever read the Bhai’s writings should acquire spiritual profit and instruction and faith in the teachings of the holy Gurus.

Varan Bhai Gurdas

The vars of Bhai Gurdas are also spiritual rather than heroic in theme. The tenth var 23 stanzas comprises the lifesketches of 23 Hindu bhaktas, and the eleventh 31 stanzas contains the list of prominent Sikhs of ii first six Gurus. Retrieved from ” https: On the whole, these vars form a critique and interpret moral principles in a simple idiom through familiar images and homely instance and give us an insight into the meaning and teaching of the Sikh guurdas in its earlier years.

Sikhism history beliefs Sikh. He stands firm in his belief and is of undivided mind, with no dubiety which is considered a moral lapse for which responsibility lies solely on the individual. While making this criticism, Bhai Gurdas was envisioning the role of Sikhs as the needle that sews together the fabric of religious life torn asunder by Hindu and Muslim scissors From his work it’s clear that he had mastery of various Indian languages and had studied many ancient Indian religious scriptures.

Bhai Gurdas Vaar Index. This article contains Indic text. It is a difficult, yet a straight path. The ultimate aim of human life is to realize God which can be done only through the help of the Guru.

This page was last j on 21 Marchat Outline of Sikhism Sikhism portal. He was the first scribe of Guru Granth Sahib and a scholar of great repute.

Eat less food and bhia little water. Without sufficient text support you may see irregular vowel placements and no conjuncts. There is no internal or external evidence available to determine the exact time of the composition of these vars, but it can be assumed that vars Nos. Part of a series on.


The var, in Punjabi folk tradition dealt with the themes of martial valour and chivalry, but this poetic form underwent a complete transformation in the hands of Guru NANAKwhose vars had a spiritual meaning, with the battleground shifting to the human psyche.

Varan Bhai Gurdas is the name given to the 40 vars a form of Punjabi poetry which is traditionally attributed to Bhai Gurdas. Speak less and do not talk nonsensical.

SearchGurbani brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God. They were written for separate audiences and that is why they lack a consistently pervasive thematic burden amongst or within them. Bhai Gurdas is of the view that human existence is fortunately acquired bhau is a chance to find liberation.

You can explore these scriptures page by page, gkrdas chapter index or search for a keyword. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bhai Gurdas proclaims that all the Gurus were one in spirit though different in body. Many of the principles of Sikhism are explained in simple terms by Bhai Sahib and at times in many different ways. Pauri 15 Yoga-technique for Gurmukh Guru has explained the technique of yoga to the Sikh vagan be detached amidst all the hopes and cravings.

This page contains Gurmukhi script. Encyclopedias encapsulate accurate information in a given area of knowledge and have indispensable in an age which the volume and rapidity of social change are making inaccessible much that outside one’s immediate domain of concentration. World Gurudwaras will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world. He is not only the creator of this universe, but He also permeates through His creation.