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Guru Nanak

Read through the most famous quotes from Guru Nanak

Burn worldly love, rub the ashes and make ink of it, make the heart the pen, the intellect the writer, write that which has no end or limit.

— Guru Nanak


Even Kings and emperors with heaps of wealth and vast dominion cannot compare with an ant filled with the love of God.

— Guru Nanak

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those who have loved are those that have found God

— Guru Nanak

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Death would not be called bad, O people, if one knew how to truly die.

— Guru Nanak

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I am neither a child, a young man, nor an ancient; nor am I of any caste.

— Guru Nanak

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Owing to ignorance of the rope the rope appears to be a snake; owing to ignorance of the Self the transient state arises of the individualized, limited, phenomenal aspect of the Self.

— Guru Nanak

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I bow at His Feet constantly, and pray to Him, the Guru, the True Guru, has shown me the Way.

— Guru Nanak

#constantly #feet #guru #him #his

The production of children, the nurture of those born, and the daily life of men, of these matters woman is visibly the cause.

— Guru Nanak

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That one plant should be sown and another be produced cannot happen; whatever seed is sown, a plant of that kind even comes forth.

— Guru Nanak

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Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore.

— Guru Nanak

#delusion #guru #live #man #none

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Fifth Udasi: (1523-1524 AD) Lasted about 2 years and covered the following towns and regions: Places within the Punjab. The most popular Janamsākhī were allegedly written by a close companion of the Guru Bhai Bala. So Nanak started his mission and the roots of Sikhism were laid down first towards the east of India.

Guru Nanak Dev [About this sound] pronunciation (help·info) (Punjabi: ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ; Hindi: गुरु नानक Urdu: گرونانک‎ [ˈɡʊɾu ˈnɑnək] Gurū Nānak) (15 April 1469 – 22 September 1539) was the founder of the religion of Sikhism and the first of the eleven Sikh Gurus the eleventh being the living Guru Guru Granth Sahib. It is part of Sikh religious belief that the spirit of Guru Nanak's sanctity divinity and religious authority descended upon each of the nine subsequent Gurus when the Guruship was devolved on to them.

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