Bhai Gurdas ji gives so many examples one after another so that we His other works in Punjabi are collectively called Varan Bhai Gurdas. Advance Search Bhai Gurdas Vaaran: Varan Bhai Gurdas is the name given to the 40 Varan (chapters) of writing by Bhai Gurdas. They have been referred to as the “Key to the Sri Guru Granth Sahib”.

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Without proper rendering supportyou may see question marks or boxesmisplaced vowels or missing conjuncts instead of Indic text. Elsewhere also Bhai Gurdas refers to the conflict between the Hindu bhaii the Muslim, each vying with the other for superiority, basing gudas claim on the profundity of their respective scriptures rather than on rightful practices.

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.

Pauris mention the main events in the life of Guru Nanak. The composition is a collection of detailed commentary and explanation of theology and the ethics of Sikh beliefs as outlined by the Gurus.

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The 28th Var addresses in the main the question as to what constitutes the true Sikh way of life, and the 36th is about the Minas.

Many of the principles of Sikhism are explained in simple terms by Bhai Sahib and at times in many different ways. SearchGurbani brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God.


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He holds that in satyuga a moral lapse invoked the accountability of every being, in tretayuga of girdas person in the village, in dvaparyuga of all kinsfolk, and in kaliyuga of the single person who is the agent of the immoral act However, the technique of Bhai Gurfas is not to take words from the sacred text and expound their meanings, but to pick up ideas and concepts and interpret them in simple and easily intelligible language.

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. Bhai Gurdas proclaims that all the Gurus were one in spirit though different in body.

In the last stanza 49 die term vahiguru has been explained in the Gurdaas context. These forty vars comprise pauris or stanzas, with a total of 6, lines. The whole ofvar28 is devoted to this theme.

The vars of Bhai Gurdas are also spiritual rather than bhxi in theme. 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 faith in its earlier years. They were written for separate audiences and that is why they lack a consistently pervasive thematic burden amongst or within them. He was the first scribe of Guru Granth Sahib and a scholar of great repute.


Part of a series on. Views Read Edit View gufdas. These gurfas, which are accepted as part of approved Sikh canon, reiterate or explain in simple idiom what was contained in the Sikh Gurdae. Each of the 40 chapters of “Varan Bhai Gurdas” consists of a differing number of Pauris sections, paragraphs. The term used for a true Sikh is gurmukh, his opposite being manmukh; sidq and sabr are nourished in sadh sangat or company of the holy, not through ecstatic or mystic experience but through living together in a spirit of faith, humility and service.

Monday, 31 December The first var, which is the longest with fortynine stanzas, is a work of historical importance. This article contains Indic text. Outline of Sikhism Sikhism portal.

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He was the first scribe of Guru Granth Sahib and a scholar of great repute. Since Bhai Gurdas is more concerned with life in this world, there is little in his vans of the rapturous bliss of the beyond ; instead he recalls the disciple to the need of assiduously cultivating an abiding sense of moral obligation and duties. Varan Bhai Gurdas is the name given to the 40 vars a form of Punjabi poetry which is traditionally attributed to Bhai Gurdas.

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