The Sikh Religion Vol.3 PDF
Download The Sikh Religion Vol.3 - Its Gurus, Sacred Writings, and Authors out of a total of Six Volumes. It was written by Max Arthur Macauliffe, now available in PDF Format.
Volume 3 deals with the Life and Hymns of Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji. Macauliffe seems to have a special affection towards the 5th embodiment of Nanak. Even he put the Hymn of Satguru Ji on his book cover -
ਫੂਟੋ ਆਂਡਾ ਭਰਮ ਕਾ ਮਨਹਿ ਭਇਓ ਪਰਗਾਸੁ ॥
ਕਾਟੀ ਬੇਰੀ ਪਗਹ ਤੇ ਗੁਰਿ ਕੀਨੀ ਬੰਦਿ ਖਲਾਸੁ ॥੧॥
The egg of superstition hath burst; the mind is illumined.
The Guru hath cut the fetters off the feet and freed the captive ||1||
- Maaru Mahalla 5th, Ang 1002
|Book Title||The Sikh Religion - Its Gurus, Sacred Writings, and Authors|
|Writer||Max Arthur Macauliffe|
|Publisher||Clarendon Press [Oxford]|
|Source||Osmania University Library|
|Preserved By||Digital Library of India|
Volume 3 Index
The Sikh Religion Vol.3 explains the Life Journey of Guru Arjan Dev Ji. It has a detailed explanation of the Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Ji. The index of the Book is given below:
- Life of Guru Arjan, The Fifth Guru
- Hymns of Guru Arjan
- Twelve Months (12 Maah)
- Bawan Akhri (52 Letters)
- Jaitsari Ki War
- Sahaskriti Sloks
- Extra Sloks
Who was Max Arthur Macauliffe?
Macauliffe was the first English person who showed interest in the translation of Sikh writings. He had extensive access to a lot of manuscripts of Sikh Scriptures. His collaboration with prominent Sikh Scholar Giani Partap Singh. Eventually, he accepted Sikhism as his religion and became MacAuliffe Singh.
The Sikh Religion Vol.3 by Max Arthur Macauliffe
This volume specifically delves into the life and hymns of Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji, the fifth Sikh Guru. Max Arthur Macauliffe's work is highly regarded for its comprehensive understanding of Sikh history, sacred writings, and authors.