Monday, December 11, 2017
Gateway to Sikhism

1. Poetry dealing with transmigration of Guru Nanak's soul to the descendants of his throne.

2. The second category comprises of the poetry dealing with the life and philosophy of the earlier Indian saints.

3. The third category includes the description of Bhakt and its culmination, resulting in the attainment of `Param Pad'.

Concentrate on the True Guru,

Whose image dispells the darkness of one's eyes

Remembering him, one is reminded of the Lord, with all His Glory. Counting his name, ends the agony of the soul.

Concentrating on him, one is Blessed with miraculous powers,' And the Nine Treasures of the heaven are at his disposal . Yes, Balh the bard, utter thou the name of Guru Ramdas,

Say, "victory to him",

And enjoy forever the association of the saints. (5-54) will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

The etymology of the term 'gurdwara' is from the words 'Gur (ਗੁਰ)' (a reference to the Sikh Gurus) and 'Dwara (ਦੁਆਰਾ)' (gateway in Gurmukhi), together meaning 'the gateway through which the Guru could be reached'. Thereafter, all Sikh places of worship came to be known as gurdwaras. brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God. It has the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, Amrit Kirtan Gutka, Bhai Gurdaas Vaaran, Sri Dasam Granth Sahib and Kabit Bhai Gurdas . You can explore these scriptures page by page, by chapter index or search for a keyword. The Reference section includes Mahankosh, Guru Granth Kosh,and exegesis like Faridkot Teeka, Guru Granth Darpan and lot more.
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