Guru Nanak

Guru
Nanak
1469
1539

Indian Religions Leader, Founder of Sikhism

Author Quotes

Without the Name, some are deluded by doubt, but others, imbued with the Name, enshrine love for the Lord.

They also call those first of twice born men the ancient deities of the funeral sacrifice, free from anger, easily pleased, employed in making men prosper.

This is the chief rule to be followed in offering sacrifices to the gods and manes, know that the virtuous always observe the following subsidiary rule.

Those who have found the True Guru, the True Guru the Lord God unites them in His Union.

Through that son whom ,a daughter , either not appointed or appointed, may bear to ,a husband of equal ,caste , his maternal grandfather ,has a son s son, he shall present the funeral cake and take the estate.

Under Guru s Instruction, we trade in the Lord s Name, its value is so very great.

Whatever pleases the Almighty Lord that alone comes to pass, this world is an opportunity to please Him.

Whether he be rich or even in distress, let him not seek wealth through pursuits to which men cleave, nor by forbidden occupations, nor let him accept presents from any giver whosoever he may be .

Without the True Lord, no one is his friend, reflect upon this as true.

They are entangled in this love, on account of their past actions, which no one can erase. The One who created the Universe, beholds it, no other is as great as He.

Those appointed to administer public affairs, who, baked by the fire of wealth, mar the business of suitors, the king shall deprive of their property.

Those who have loved are those that have found God

Through the Guru, true greatness is obtained, and one is embellished with Truth.

Upon each and every head, the True Lord writes their destiny of pain and pleasure, according to their past actions.

Whatever property the eldest son acquires ,by his own exertion after the father s death, a share of that ,shall belong to his younger brothers provided they have made a due progress in learning.

While lying on a bed, while his feet are raised on a bench , while he sits on his hams with a cloth tied round his knees, let him not study, nor when he has eaten meat or food given by a person impure on account of a birth or a death.

Women do not care for beauty, nor is their attention fixed on age, thinking. It is enough that he is a man, they give themselves to the handsome and to the ugly.

They are intuitively embellished with priceless virtues, they have come to save the world. God s Feet are the boat, which carries many across the terrifying world ocean.

Those foolish householders who constantly seek to live on the food of others, become, in consequence of that baseness after death the cattle of those who give them food.

Those who have not obtained the Blessed Vision, the Blessed Vision of the Darshan of the True Guru, the Almighty Lord God they have fruitlessly, uselessly wasted their whole lives in vain.

Through their loving service, those very fortunate ones meet Him, their minds are attached to the Guru?s Feet.

Very fortunate is that bride who focuses her consciousness on Him, her Lord s Love is so sweet to her.

Whatever result a man obtains who tries to cross a ,sheet of water in an unsafe boat, even that result obtains he who ,tries to pass the gloom ,of the next world with the help of bad substitutes for a real son.

While standing up and sitting down, I serve the True Guru, serving Him, I have found peace and tranquility.

Women must particularly be guarded against evil inclinations, however trifling they may appear for, if they are not guarded, they will bring sorrow on two families.

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First Name
Guru
Last Name
Nanak
Birth Date
1469
Death Date
1539
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Indian Religions Leader, Founder of Sikhism