Gurmat Sangeet- Basant Ki Vaar

November 11, 2005

Gur Fateh!

Basant Ki Var

“This is the shortest of the twenty-two vaars in Sri Guru Granth Sahib. Guru Arjan has used a beautiful simile of the world in spring season to that of the human life and the great opportunity that it holds for us. It beautifully depicts what a life, lived by choosing Guru’s divine wisdom as a guide, has to offer. Within us, we all know how unsatiable, unsatisfactory, degrading and depressing is the craving for worldliness. Here is the way to complete liberation for us to choose!”

Taken from the AKJ website

To read about the Basant Ki Var please go to the AKJ website.

I have uploaded the Chardi Kala Jatha singing the Basant Ki Var. To download the shabad please click here

Soon I will post on what Vaars are..

Guru Ang Sang!

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