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Guru Nanak and Sajjan Thug

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Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Talwandi When Guru Nanak reached Talwandi, he took his seat outside the village. Guru Nanak's parents heard the news of his arrival. They went to meet him at the place where Guru Nanak was staying. They once again tried to persuade him to give up the devotional life he had chosen. The Guru listened to all that he said and replied, "Now the whole world is my family. I have not forsaken the world. I have truly chosen God's useful invitation; that I may have peace here and hereafter." And will provide innumerable riches of prosperity. It will be the means of bringing the misguided, poor humanity to the right path. I am also a farmer. The human heart is my field. Eternal Name and Infinite Love are the seeds that I sow every day. I am also a trader. I deal in the souls of men. Buying precious treasures, things of truth, love and name, I help those who need them. But I don't give up my valuables. I sell them very cute, really. Those who have it shou

First Udasi of Guru Nanak Dev Ji

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First Udasi of Guru Nanak Dev Ji It was the time of 1500 to 1506 A.D. Guru Ji decided to go on his huge tour which is called Udasis. Eventually he left his family, devotees and friends and made Mardana his partner.  Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Punjab He spent some time in the Punjab, visiting various places, converting Hindus and Muslims with his ideas and setting up beds or missionary centers wherever he went.   Nanak Dev Ji in Goindwal Guru Crossing the Beas River, he came to the place where the town of Goindwal is now located. It was a vast desert at that time. Sitting on the bank of the river, Guru Ji worshiped nature and its living Lord. His soul was imbued with heavenly music. Along with him Mardana was playing his rabab and singing master's songs brilliantly. On the strong wings of light, the Guru's soul joined the feet of the blissful Lord.  For two days Guru Nanak sat like this with his eyes closed and meditated, and his face shone with calm, radiant splendor. Mardana sat dow

Enlightenment (Guru Nanak Dev Ji)

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Enlightenment (Guru Nanak Dev Ji) In the year 1497 AD, one day Guru Nanak Dev Ji went out to bathe in the stream (Vein). A friend of Guru Nanak Dev Ji sat near his clothes. Guru Ji plunged into the water of this stream and delayed too long. Now this place became famous as Sant Ghat.  His friend waited in great anxiety. He then searched Guru Ji into and along the Vein stream, but there was no sign of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. In the end, he concluded that Guru Nanak Dev Ji must have been drowned in this deep water.  News of the Disappearance of Guru Nanak Dev Ji He went back home and informed Jai Ram. Soon the news spread in the town. The Nawab also heard it. People Wicked to the river. The Nawab also reached the spot. Divers were ordered to search for the body. They failed. All returned to the city in great sorrow.  Disappearance of Guru Nanak Dev Ji like this caused evil tongues to be busy again. Many people said that he had squandered away the contents of the Modikhana, that when he had fou

Guru Nanak Dev in Sultanpur

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Guru Nanak Dev in Sultanpur Guru Nanak Dev ji started towards the city  Sultanpur.  Sultanpur is the city where his sister Bebe Nanaki was married. In the last moments of his depart, Guru Nanak Dev ji met Rai Bular, he give him a banquet. Rai Bular requested Guru ji to give him any advise, that is, to state what favour he might grant him.  Guru Nanak Dev Ji said to Rai Bular, "I give you one advice if you will follow it. At that time your own might avails not, clasp your both hands and worship The Lord."'  Guru Nanak Dev Ji start Job It was the time of in the end of 1484 A.D. After few days his arrival at Sultanpur, Diwan Jai Ram took Guru Nanak Dev Ji to  Daulat Khan and introduced with him (Daulat Khan was the Governor).  Jai Ram told Dault Khan about Nanak. Daulat Khan was pleased at the learning, manner, and bearing of Guru Nanak. Daulat Khan gave him a dress of honor, it was official uniform in token of having engaged him in his service and put him in-charge of his M

Biography of Guru Nanak Dev Ji

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Guru Nanak Dev Ji Biography of Guru Nanak Dev Ji Guru Nanak Dev Ji remained in a passive and restless mood for a long time. Guru Nanak Dev Ji ate very little food, remained silent and he moved very little. His parents were too much worried about their only son whom Pandha and Kazi failed to teach, whom the doctor failed to treat, but all the teachers and doctors had discovered signs of some mysterious power. His parents were helpless. But they kept quiet. The phase was ended, when Guru Nanak Dev ji entered in fourteenth year of his age.   Guru Nanak Dev ji started to move about. He started to associate and talk with youths of his own age. Guru Nanak Dev Ji start to eat his food like a healthy man.   To see this miracle his parents were very happy. His parents thought that their son had recovered from the mysterious illness which had laid him low for such a long time. Mehta Kalu now thought that it was the right times to make his son Nanak engages in some trade.  Sac