history of the Sikh people, 1469-1978

by Singh, Gopal

Publisher: World Sikh University Press in New Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 762 Downloads: 498
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Places:

  • Punjab (India)

Subjects:

  • Sikhs -- History,
  • Sikhism -- History,
  • Punjab (India) -- History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Gopal Singh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS485.P3 S484
The Physical Object
Pagination762, v p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages762
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4081594M
LC Control Number79907146

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Eleanor Nesbitt highlights the key threads in the fascinating history, from the Gurus and the development of the Sikh appearance, to martyrdom and militarization in the 17th and 18th centuries, and the diaspora. She also examines the recent proliferation of Sikh lifestyles in today's news and entertainment media. published. As you may know, people have look hundreds times for their favorite books like this biography of bhagat singh 1st published, but end up in malicious downloads. Rather than enjoying a good book with a cup of coffee in the afternoon, instead they . Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and

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Get this from a library. A history of the Sikh people, [Gopal Singh]. A History of the Sikh People. (New Delhi): World Sikh University Press, (). Thick octavo, original blue cloth, original dust jacket. First edition of this authoritative history of the Sikh people, boldly signed and dated by its world-renowned author, Dr.

Gopal Singh. First published inthis remains the most comprehensive and authoritative book on the Sikhs. The new edition updated to the present recounts the return of the community to the mainstream of national life. Written in Khushwant Singh's trademark style to be accessible to a general, non-scholarly audience, the book is based on scholarly archival research.5/5(1).

A History of Sikh People – By Dr. Gopal Singh. Aug Satnam Sandhu Leave a comment. Harshbir Singh(Age Group – Adult) Book gives a detailed description of historical events starting from before the Guru’s to establishment of Khalsa and eventually to rise and fall of Sikh Raj.

It elaborates on the social, economical and. About the Book This is the first exhaustive and authoritative history of the Sikhs based on original records, both published and unpublished, available in India or abroad.

It however steers clear of the hagiographic myth-making, as much as the prophets of doom who look upon the Sikh phenomenon as a momentary historical upsurge whose authenticity and potential will soon be exhausted. A History of The Sikh People () This book, first published inhas been brought up to date and its balance judgments and the fresh information offered.

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History of the Sikhs, Vol. I, The Sikh Gurus, Hari Ram Gupta Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2nd edition A History of the Sikh People () Dr. Gopal Singh World Sikh University Press, New Delhi, Philosophy of Sikhism Sher Singh. A History of the Sikhs, Volume 1: - Kindle edition by Singh, Khushwant, Singh, Pratap.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading A History of the Sikhs, Volume 1: Reviews: Sikhism - Sikhism - Sikh literature: There are two granths, or volumes, that stand out above all others in the Sikh religion: the Adi Granth (“First Book”)—unquestionably the greater of the two—and the Dasam Granth (“Tenth Book”).

The Adi Granth, as discussed above, is believed by Sikhs to be the abode of the eternal Guru, and for that reason it is known to all Sikhs as the Guru.

Currently we are out of stock for this book. We can add you to waiting list and you will be notified once free copy be available. The book covers the first years of Sikh history in extensive detail. Many incidents are presented from multiple viewpoints, with copious footnotes to support. The book offers insights into the history of Punjab.

It helps understand how Punjab's fortunes were shaped by its frontier location/5(60). Guru Nanak Dev (–), founder of Sikhism, was born to Mehta Kalu and Mata Tripta, in the village of Talwandi, now called Nankana Sahib, near Lahore.

His father, named Mehta Kalu, was a Patwari, an accountant of land revenue in the government. Nanak's mother was Mata Tripta, and he had one older sister, Bibi Nanki.

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A History of the Sikhs (Vol. 1 Khushwant Singh (Journalist). People of the Sikh faith from all over the world will come together to celebrate Guru Nanak Jayanti on Novem - the birth anniversary of the founder of Sikhism. Sikhism is a religion that originated in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent about the end of the 15th century.

It is one of the youngest. The Guru Granth Sahib (Punjabi: ਗੁਰੂ ਗ੍ਰੰਥ ਸਾਹਿਬ, pronounced [ɡʊɾuː ɡɾəntʰᵊ saːhɪb]) is the central religious scripture of Sikhism, regarded by Sikhs as the final, sovereign and eternal living Guru following the lineage of the ten human gurus of the religion.

The Adi Granth, its first rendition, was compiled by the fifth guru, Guru Arjan (–). Sikhism, religion and philosophy founded in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent in the late 15th century.

Its members are known as Sikhs. According to Sikh tradition, Sikhism was established by Guru Nanak (–) and subsequently led by a succession of nine other Gurus. Lost In History: Reconstructed by Gunisha Kaur investigates a period of attacks on Sikh houses of worship throughout the state of Punjab that included pogroms, police brutality and other assaults on Sikhs in India."Dr.

Gunisha Kaur explores the problems that set off this horrific part of modern day Indian history and how the world’s largest democracy responded to it," said Sumeet Kaur. Additional commentary on the portion relating to Gurū Arjan can be found in Dr Ganda Singh, Early European Accounts of the Sikhs (who reproduces John A.

D’Silva’s translation), Gopal Singh, History of the Sikh People (–) (New Delhi: World Book Centre, History of the Sikh People -Book By Dr.

Gopal Singh -Books on Sikh History in English - Books on Sikh Past. 1 day ago  Amritsar: The rare books, manuscripts and hand-written documents dating back to the times of Sikh Gurus, Anglo-Sikh Wars and Indo-Pak Partition which were preserved at the year-old Sikh History Research Centre and Museum at Khalsa College has been digitalized.

SIKHS` RELATIONS WITH MUGHAL EMPERORS. The Janam sakhis, traditional, accounts of the life of Guru Nanak (), describe a meeting between him and Babar (), founder of the Mughal dynasty, who was impressed by the former`s spiritual manner. Four of the Guru`s sabdas included in the Guru Granth Sahib allude.

Gopal Singh, A History of the Sikh People, (New Delhi: World Sikh Uni- versity Press, ), p. history that actually happened and for this reason we need the kind of research that will uncover that history.

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* Sikh means “seeker of knowledge” in Punjabi, the language of India’s Punjab region and of Sikhism’s holy books. * Sikhism was divinely revealed to its first guru, or prophet, Guru Nanak, who died in Nine gurus followed him, the last of which, Guru Gobind Singh, died in   Sikh world history Origins of Sikhism.

Sikhism was born in the Punjab area of South Asia, which now falls into the present day states of India and Pakistan.

A History of Sikh People – By Dr. Gopal Singh 26 August, Harshbir Singh(Age Group – Adult) Book gives a detailed description of historical events starting from before the Guru’s to establishment of Khalsa and eventually to rise and fall of Sikh Raj. Sikhs (/ s iː k / or / s ɪ k /; Punjabi: ਸਿੱਖ, sikkh,) are people associated with Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the 15th century in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, based on the revelation of Guru Nanak.

The term Sikh has its origin in the word śiṣya (शिष्य), meaning 'disciple' or 'student'. According to Article I of the Sikh Rehat. Sikh as a people are amazing,a real model minority,fiercely loyal to their motherland and to their f It can be used as a book for Anthropology too.

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1: Volume 1: book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s:   History of the Sikhs is planned as a five-volume survey aiming to present a comprehensive view of the rise, growth and development of Sikh thought and action in every direction.

This volume (I) - The Sikh Gurus () is the first in the series.