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Textual sources for the study of Sikhism

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sikhism -- Sacred books.,
  • Sikh literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated and edited by W.H. McLeod.
    SeriesTextual sources for the study of religion
    ContributionsMcLeod, W. H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2017 .T49 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1858692M
    ISBN 100226560856
    LC Control Number90011232

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In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Back. Textual Sources for the Study of Zoroastrianism (Textual Sources for the Study of Religion) Mary Boyce.

out of 5 stars /5(2). Textual Sources Textual sources for the study of Sikhism book the Study of Sikhism. "McLeod is a renowned scholar of Sikhism [This book] confirms my view that there is nothing about the Sikhs or their religion that McLeod does not know and there is no one who can put it across with as much clarity and brevity as he can.

McLeod, H.W., trans. Textual Sources for the Study of Sikhism. Manchester University Press, Includes portions from the Adi Granth and the Dasam Granth, the works of Bhai Gurdas and Nand Lal, the janam-sakhis, the rahit-namas, popular Sikh history, sectarian texts and modern Sikh theologians.

The B Janam Sakhi. Sikhism (sĬk´Ĭzəm), religion centered in the Indian state of Punjab, numbering worldwide some 19Sikhs live in Britain, and there are smaller communities in North America, Australia, and Singapore. By the late s Sikhism was the world's fifth largest faith and had someU.S.

adherents andin Canada. Sikhism Religion of the Sikh People. the Holy Book containing writings of Sikh Gurus and earlier spiritual leaders. The Gurdwara is still however set up as though a human Guru is in residence - that is the book is treated as the human gurus may have been in their day.

The sacred book is called the Guru Granth Sahib. It is placed at the frontFile Size: KB. The Dasam Granth is a composition primarily of the Tenth Guru, Guru Gobind Singh. The word 'Dasam' in Punjabi means 'Tenth'. The Sri Guru Granth Sahib also known as Adi Granth is more than a Holy Book for the Sikhs.

A Study Of Guru Granth Sahib. by J. Grewal () 'In the present study of the Guru Granth Sahib, the starting point is the chapter on the concern of Guru Nanak and his successors with contemporary social order, polity, and religion, reflecting their social awareness.' A Text Book Of Punjab Agriculture.

by Sir William Robert, S. Kartar. The holy book of the Sikh religion is the Guru Granth Sahib. Originally, the religion relied on the teaching of living gurus.

The 10th guru, Gobind Singh, declared that he would have no living successor, and this collection of teachings would become the ultimate guru for the Sikh. Sikhism, religion and philosophy founded in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent in the late 15th century.

Its members are known as Sikhs. The Sikhs call their faith Gurmat (Punjabi: “the Way of the Guru”). According to Sikh tradition, Sikhism was established by Guru Nanak (–) and subsequently led by a succession of nine other Gurus. Sikhism is open to all through the teachings of its 10 Gurus enshrined in the Sikh Holy Book and Living Guru, Sri Guru Granth Sahib.

Who and What is a Sikh. The word 'Sikh' in the Punjabi language means 'disciple', Sikhs are the disciples of God who follow the writings and teachings of the Ten Sikh Gurus.

The holy book of Sikhism is Guru Granth Sahib. The main teachings of the Guru Granth Sahib is the love of humanity. The hymns included range from the omnipresence of nature and basic day to day lessons. The essence is sum-mated by Guru Nanak's wor. A subsidiary of the SGPC, the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee, is the authorized printer and supplier of the Guru Granth Sahib to Sikhs outside of India.

These facilities are a part of the Gurudwara Rakabganj in New on: Sikhism. Bani of Bhagats By G S lives and selected works of saints included in holy book Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji. A book dedicated to the bhakti saints. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Sweet Nothings Pretty Funny Girl Podcast ElectraTone Guitar Effects Clint Taylor ROSSO - Ardente KyA3g5 Radio Stations How To Fix The Music Business.

Sikhism does contain many unique postulates and principles that are quite different from both Hinduism and Islam. Joseph D. Cunningham (), the author of "A History of the Sikhs" (), observed: "It has been usual to regard the Sikhs as essentially Hindu yet in religious faith and worldly aspiration, they are wholly different from other Indians, and they are bound together by an.

The second last poetical composition in Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Gun Gobind gaio nahin janamu akarth kin is a poem of 57 couplets written by Guru Tegh Bahadur. In it Guru Tegh Bahadur criticizes those who are attached to the illusion of the material world (maya, mammon) and have forgotten God, the Guru urges man to remember God at all times.

Brill’s Encyclopedia of Sikhism. This paper is concerned with the textual study of the Sikh scripture, the Adi Granth. dependent on the analysis of extant manuscripts as primary sources Author: Jaroslav Strnad.

I read this book last year and it is a very good informative book about the Sikh religion,Sikhism and Sikh culture/people.

It can be used as a book for Anthropology too. It encompasses history of the Sikhs,cultures,beliefs and important events in Punjab,Khalistan movt,Bhindranwale/Op Bluestar and anti Sikh riots engineered by India's 4/5.

A hindu tradition focusing on the interior search for god through the practice of hatha yaga and other disciplines so that the spirit may ascend to mystical bliss. One of the two swords worn by Guru Hargobind represented devotion.

Most sacred place for Sikhs today. Town founded by 3rd guru. Known as Amritser today. About Books (Books For Free Distribution) [English Books] [Punjabi Books] [Hindi Books] [Mistaken Identity] 1 2 || An Introduction to Sri Guru Granth Sahib || || An Introduction to Sri Guru Granth Sahib (next A Document of Sikh Valour || || Bhagat Contributors of Guru Granth Sahib |.Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Dj Silver Knight Martial Philosophy KevLoe’s WAV.The International Bibliography of Sikh Studies brings together all books, composite works, journal articles, conference proceedings, theses, dissertations, project reports, and electronic resources produced in the field of Sikh Studies until Junemaking it the most complete and up-to-date reference work in the field today.

One of the youngest religions of the world, Sikhism has.