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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Advance Search Bhai Gurdas Vaaran -ਵਾਰਾਂ ਭਾਈ ਗੁਰਦਾਸ :-
God is omnipotent and allpervasive. The whole ofvar28 is devoted to this theme.
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.
However, the technique of Bhai Gurdas is not to take words from the sacred text and expound their meanings, but to pick up ideas and concepts varzn interpret them in simple and easily intelligible language. The ultimate aim buai human life is to realize God which can be done only through the help of the Guru.
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Outline of Sikhism Sikhism portal. Pauris mention the main events in the life of Guru Nanak. He was the first scribe of Guru Granth Sahib and a scholar of great repute. 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 gurdaas earlier years.
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Views Read Edit View history. Bhai Gurdas Vaar Index. In the last stanza 49 die term vahiguru has been explained in the Puranic context.
Many of the principles of Sikhism are explained in simple terms by Bhai Sahib and at times in many different ways. These vars, which are accepted as part of approved Sikh canon, reiterate or explain in simple idiom what was contained in the Sikh Scripture.
From his work it is clear that he had mastery of various Indian languages and gudras studied many ancient Indian religious scriptures. Without proper rendering supportyou may see question marks or boxesmisplaced vowels or missing conjuncts instead of Indic text. 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.
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. Bhai Gurdas posits sidq or bjai in spiritual faith and sabr or contentment while still engaged in worldly activity as the supreme virtues required of true Sikh These forty vars comprise pauris or stanzas, with a total of 6, lines.
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Sikhism history beliefs Sikh. 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. It is a difficult, yet a straight path. The following six stanzas refer to the serious crisis in the moral state of man, and die world is shown bhqi debased owing to bhaj accretion of pupa evil, sin.
From his work its clear that he had mastery of various Indian languages and had studied many ancient Indian religious scriptures.
The first var, which is the longest with fortynine stanzas, is a work of historical importance. 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 vaean obligation and duties.
The life of the householder was to be preferred to that of the ascetic. 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. The Sikh Encyclopedia Encyclopedias encapsulate accurate information in a given area of knowledge and have indispensable in an age bha the volume and rapidity of social change are making inaccessible much that outside one’s immediate domain of concentration.
He was the first scribe of Guru Granth Sahib and a scholar of great repute. The composition is a collection of detailed commentary and explanation of theology and the ethics of Sikh beliefs as outlined by the Gurus. You can explore these scriptures page by page, by chapter index or search for a keyword. The composition is a collection of detailed commentary and explanation of theology and the ethics of Sikh beliefs as ugrdas by the Gurus.
Many of the principles of Sikhism are explained in simple terms by Bhai Sahib and at times in many different ways. Such an understanding of the world was afforded Sikhs by Guru Nanak, who had, in epigrammatic manner, declaimed on the absolute reality of moral categories. 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