Guru Nanak

Guru
Nanak
1469
1539

Indian Religions Leader, Founder of Sikhism

Author Quotes

Those who worship in adoration the Name of the Lord, their pain, doubt and fear are dispelled.

Thus has been declared the ever pure popular usage ,which regulates the relations between husband and wife, hear ,next the laws concerning children which are the cause of happiness in this world and after death.

What is well, let him call well, or let him say well only, let him not engage in a useless enmity or dispute with anybody.

When one?s time is up, and the measure is full, this dear soul is caught, and driven off.

Why do you listen to falsehood? It shall vanish like a gust of wind.

You are the True Judge. You created comings and goings, but You are ever stable, O Creator Lord.

They have the jewel treasure in their own homes, but still, they are hungry, those unlucky wretches are far away from the Lord.

Those who are appointed to guard provinces and his vassals who have been ordered to help, he shall speedily punish like thieves, if they remain inactive in attacks by robbers .

Those who, having no property in a field, but possessing seed corn, sow it in another s soil, do indeed not receive the grain of the crop which may spring up.

Thus has been declared to you the law for a husband and his wife, which is intimately connected with conjugal happiness, and the manner of raising offspring in times of calamity, learn ,now the law concerning the division of the inheritance.

What man, desirous of life, would injure them to whose support the ,three worlds and the gods ever owe their existence, and whose wealth is the Veda?

When the legitimate son of the body divides the paternal estate, he shall give one sixth or one fifth part of his father s property to the son begotten on the wife.

With his father and his mother, with female relatives, with a brother, with his son and his wife, with his daughter and with his slaves, let him not have quarrels.

You created woman and man, the love of poison and emotional attachment to Maya.

They have wasted away their whole lives in vain, those faithless cynics die regretting and repenting.

Those who are attuned to the Name find peace, dealing in Truth.

Those, upon whom the Lord God has bestowed His Grace, are committed to the service of the True Guru.

Thus she will bring forth a son who will be long lived, famous, intelligent, rich, the father of numerous offspring, endowed with the quality of goodness, and righteous.

Whatever a man full of faith, duly gives according to the prescribed rule that becomes in the other world a perpetual and imperishable gratification for the manes.

When the mother has died, all the uterine brothers and the uterine sisters shall equally divide the mother s estate.

With my eyes, I have seen the Light, but my immense thirst is not quenched.

You did not consider my merits and demerits; you forgave me in an instant.

They love to deal in Maya in this world, coming and going, they suffer in pain.

Those who are blessed with the favor of my Lord and Master are not asked to render their account.

Thou has a thousand eyes and yet not one eye; Thou host a thousand forms and yet not one form.

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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