Bhai Vir Singh: life, times, & works.

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Publication Bureau, Panjab University , Chandigarh
Wīra Siṅgha, Bhai -- Addresses, essays, lec
StatementEditors: Gurbachan Singh Talib [and] Attar Singh.
ContributionsWīra Siṅgha, Bhai., Talib, Gurbachan Singh, 1911- ed., Atara Siṅgha, 1932- ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPK2659.B5 Z6
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 220 p.
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Open LibraryOL5174866M
LC Control Number74900197

Vir Singh (5 December in Amritsar – 10 June in Amritsar) was an Indian poet, scholar, and theologian of the Sikh revival movement, playing an important part in the renewal of Punjabi literary tradition. Singh's contributions were so important and influential that he became canonized as Bhai, an honorific often given to those whom could be considered a saint of the Sikh ality: Indian.

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Vir Singh (Punjabi: ਭਾਈ ਵੀਰ ਸਿੰਘ (); December 5,Amritsar-JTimes was a poet, scholar and theologian and a figure in the movement for the revival and renewal of Punjabi literary tradition. His name is also found as Bhai Vir Singh Ji, and Bhai Veer Singh and Ji (or Jee) are honorifics.

Vir Singh (5 December in Bhai Vir Singh: life – 10 June in Amritsar) was an Indian poet, scholar, and theologian of the Sikh revival movement, playing an important part in the renewal of Punjabi literary tradition. Singh's contributions were so important and influential that he became canonized as Bhai, an honorific often given to those whom could be considered a saint of the Sikh faith.

Bhai Vir Singh (December 5, - J ) was a poet, scholar and theologian who was a major figure in the movement for the revival and renewal of Punjabi literary tradition. His identification with all the important concerns of modern Sikhism was so complete that he came to be canonized as Bhai, the Brother of the Sikh Order, very early in his career.

For his. Bhai Vir Singh: Life, Times and Works () Baba Sheikh Farid () Guru Tegh Bahadur: Background and Supreme Sacrifice () Japuji: The immortal Prayer-chant (); and his classical; Translation in English of the Guru Granth Sahib (Four Volumes) References Encyclopedia of Sikhism by Harbans Singh ji.

VIR SINGH. BHAI (), poet, scholar and exegete, was a major figure in the Sikh renaissance and in the movement for the revival and renewal of Punjabi literary tradition.

His identification with all the important concerns of modern Sikhism was so complete that he came to be canonized as Bhai, the Brother of the Sikh Order, very early in his career.

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Bhai Vir Singh Ji (Punjabi: ਭਾਈ ਵੀਰ ਸਿੰਘ (Gurmukhi); 5 DecemberAmritsar JuneAmritsar) was a poet, scholar and theologian and a figure in the movement for the revival and renewal of Punjabi literary tradition.

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Gurdial Singh: A Reader is a ‘one-stop shop’ that showcases the life, times and works of one of the most significant living novelists in Punjabi today. A prominent trendsetter in Punjabi fiction, Gurdial Singh has put the dispossessed and the marginalized at the centre of his fictionscape.

He belongs to that rare breed of Indian writers who continue to show critical engagement with. Bhai Vir Singh (–) is known as a “maker of modern Punjabi literature.” Poet, novelist, editor, exegete, historian, lexicographer, and journalist, he was the leading figure in the Singh Sabha, the Sikh renaissance movement which aspired to revive Punjabi culture on the principles of the Sikh Gurus.

Bhai Vir Singh Rachnaavli Vol I ; Bhai Vir Singh Rachnavali Vol 4 Part 1 ; Bhai Vir Singh Rachnavali Vol 5 Part 2 ; Gurbani Path Darpan ; Guru Nanak Dev ; Prayer at Dawn ; April, Sri Guru Granth Sahib Darpan Pothi Aathvi ; Sri Guru Granth Sahib Darpan Pothi Panjvi ; Sri Guru Granth Sahib Darpan Pothi.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Amar Lekh Part 1 came out init is a compilation of essays, which appeared in a Punjabi weekly, the Khalsa Samachar (newspaper) started by Bhai Vir Singh in November Article from the compilation was published in this newspaper on a daily basis.

Bhai Vir Singh Sahitya Sadan named the articles as Amar Lekh. Bhai Vir Singh emerged on the literary scene at a time when the Sikhs had started harbouring misgivings about the achievements of their ancestors. This is described piquantly by Khushwant Singh in his book 'The Sikhs' (p. He says "English historians harped on the crude and corrupt rule which they had replaced by an enlightened one.

The case of Banda Singh Bahadur presents perhaps, the strangest array of difficulties and paradoxes in the whole range of Sikh biography. No biography of his, written during his life time by any of his admirers or impartial writers, has no far been unearthed to give us first-hand and reliable information on his life and work.

No doubt, there are works by Bhangu Rattan Singh. Encyclopedia of Sikhism edited by Harbans Singh ji. Bhai Vir Singh: Life, Times and Works. by Gurbachan Singh Talib, and Attar Singh, ed., Chandigarh, Bhai Vir SinghHarbans Singh, Delhi, Bhai Vir Singh: Poet of the s Singh and Gurbachan Singh Talib.

Bhai Vir Singh (December 5, – J ) is known as a ‘Maker of Punjabi Literature’ and hence ‘The Sixth River of Punjab‘.He was a poet, novelist, editor, exegete, historian and a journalist. He was the leading figure in the Singh Sabha, the dynamic Sikh renaissance movement in early 20 th century Punjab.

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Bhai Vir Singh was born into a family of scholars, and he grew. Bhai Vir Singh's versatile genius modernised the Punjabi language and gave a new life to it as a literary medium.

For a detailed discussion of his life and works, and his impact on Punjabi literature, see Professor Harbans Singh's excellent volumes in the Sahitya Akademi Series Bhai Vir Singh is also known as a 'poet of the Sikhs'.

Bhai Vir Singh (December 5, — J ) THE year saw the publication of Bhai Vir Singh’s novel Sundari, a landmark in modern Punjabi critics went so far as to. The Founder-- Bhai Vir Singh (), most prominent among the modern Punjabi litterateurs, was the main source of inspiration and the brain behind the Singh Sabha of the leading institutions that brought about this renaissance included the Chief Khalsa Diwan, Sikh Educational Society, Khalsa College, Amritsar and the Punjab & Sind Bank.

BHAI VIR SINGH’S ACHIEVEMENTS A BRIEF INTRODUCTION Gurbachan Singh Talib From the book: Bhai Vir SIngh - Life Times & Work, Published by Bal Krishna M.A., Sectretary,Publications Bureau, Punjab University Chandigarh, Influences and Profile Bhai Vir Singh’s long creative career of over sixty years (he lived to be eighty-five) was a many.

To know this, we’ve to understand the different historical scriptures of the Sikhs. In the earlier times, the life-story of the first Sikh Guru was captured in what we call the Janamsakhis.

The original JS was written by Bhai Baala at the presence. A Colossus of modern Punjabi Literature, Bhai Vir Singh alone wrote more than all his contemporaries put together. The present attempt to render Bhai Sahib's works in English will go a long way in taking his message to the world at large. Bhai Vir Singh Sahitya Sadan is glad to note that Sri Guru Nanak Satsang Sabha, GurdwaraFile Size: KB.

centenary of Bhai Vir Singh. Bhai Vir Singh Sahitya Sadan has chosen to bring out the present edition auguring the proposed programme of translation of the poet's entire works. In this edition., for the convenience ofthose readers who may like also to gain access to the original the Punjabi title of each original.

Full text of "Historical Analysis Of Nanak Prakash By Bhai Santokh Singh" See other formats. The Western Gateway toSikhism: The Life and Works of iffe Harbans Lal, trustee of the Academy of Guru Granth Studies 7. Poetry Urges Poetry: From the Guru Granth to Bhai Vir Singh Nikky Guninder Kaur Singh, Colby College 8.

Critical Ecstacy: The Modern Poetry of Puran Singh Surjit Singh Dulai, Michigan StatePages: Bhai Vir Singh Award () presented by the Vice President of India for outstanding contribution to Punjabi literature. Sahir Award () by Adeeb International India. Posted on Janu Janu Author rajesh Categories Punjabi.Bhai Sudh Singh had gone to China to collect funds for a Sikh orphanage and while staying there he read Bhai Vir Singh jee’s famous book Rana Surat Singh and developed extreme Bairaag.

He used to cry in Bairaag while reading it and anyone else who read Rana Surat Singh too would cry while reading it.