Light of Guru Nanak: Bhand Jammeai – Day 5

For 7 days leading up to Guru Nanak’s birthday, we are sharing musical versions and information related to “Bhand Jammeai,” a special shabad by Guru Nanak celebrating reverence for women.  Below are a couple of versions.  We are also celebrating Guru Nanak’s birthday by reciting Japji Sahib together.

Click Here for Zoom Info for the LIVE Japji Recitation Leading Up to Guru Nanak’s Birthday! 

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Listen to a Version of this Shabad by Hari Bhajan Kaur

 

Listen to a Version of this Shabad by Bhai Ram Singh Ji Udoke


Equality – All One Before God

Pritpal Singh reflects on the value of equality in Sikh history, the shabad “Bhand Jammeai,” and Guru Nanak’s radical concept of equality.

“Guru Nanak was also a social revolutionary in the way that he addressed the rights of women. At that time women were treated like property, but Guru Nanak elaborated on his concept of equality by unequivocally declaring that women are equal to men.”

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Visit the SikhNet Gurbani Media Center to Listen to More Versions of Bhand Jammeai! 

 

Click Here to Download a Shabad Sheet for Bhand Jammeai

 

Click Here for Zoom Info for the LIVE Japji Recitation Leading Up to Guru Nanak’s Birthday! 

 

Sign up to host reading Japji Sahib via Zoom on the day of Guru Nanak’s birthday, Monday, November 30th


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