Guru Nanak

Guru
Nanak
1469
1539

Indian Religions Leader, Founder of Sikhism

Author Quotes

These and other females of low birth have attained eminence in this world by the respective good qualities of their husbands.

One?s true home is obtained by serving the True One, real Truth comes by being truthful. By falsehood and greed, no place of rest is found, and no place in the world hereafter is obtained.

Reprehensible is the father who gives not ,his daughter in marriage at the proper time, reprehensible is the husband who approaches not ,his wife in due season , and reprehensible is the son who does not protect his mother after her husband has died.

Sing the songs of joy to the Lord, serve the Name of the Lord, and become the servant of His servants.

That soul bride who is adorned with Truth is imbued with her Lord s Love, in peace and poise.

The counterfeit and the genuine are all appraised in the Court of the True Lord.

The golden body is adorned with the saddle of gold. It is adorned with the jewel of the Name of the Lord.

The Life of the world, the Life of the world, the Great Giver has led me to meet and merge with the Guru.

The love of Maya has ruined the world, people die, to be re born, over and over again. People die to be re born, over and over again, while their sins steadily increase, without spiritual wisdom, they are deluded.

The path of death is dark and dismal, the way cannot be seen.

The value of this true trade is so very great, those who are engaged in the true trade are very fortunate.

These beings are Yours, You are their Creator.

One?s virtues merge into the virtues of the Lord as one comes to understand one?sown self, earning the profit of devotional worship in this world.

Riding this horse, I cross over the treacherous world ocean.

Single is each being born, single it dies, single it enjoys ,the reward of its virtue, single ,it suffers the punishment of its sin.

That understanding, imparted by the Lord, wells up, there is no other understanding. Deep within, and beyond as well, You alone exist, O Lord, You Yourself impart this understanding.

The Creator has made my whole life fruitful, I chant the Name of the Lord.

The Guru has implanted spiritual wisdom within me, as a bridle in my mouth.

The Lord blesses them with faith, and unites them in His Union, the Lord Himself adorns them.

The maiden, though marriageable, should rather stop in ,the father s house until death, than that he should ever give her to a man destitute of good qualities.

The pre-ordained record of destiny cannot be erased, the summons has come from the Lord s Court.

The virtuous soul brides dwell on the virtues of God, they keep their Husband Lord in their remembrance, and they never suffer separation from Him.

These false entanglements last for only a few days, then, one must surely move on to the world hereafter.

Only fools argue whether to eat meat or not. They don't understand truth nor do they meditate on it. Who can define what is meat and what is plant? Who knows where the sin lies, being a vegetarian or a non-vegetarian?

Seeing this world on fire, I have hurried to the Sanctuary of the Lord.

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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