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Siri Guru Granth Sahib in English

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2019

 

The first complete audio recording in English of the spiritual text of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib with beautiful, soothing background music.  This relaxing recording enables an English-speaking audience to understand and experience the spiritual wisdom of the Sikh Faith. Play selected tracks from it, listen to it in its entirety or put the album on repeat to create a continuous vibration of peace and tranquillity in your home or other space.

Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji is more than just a scripture. The Sikhs regard and respect the Granth (holy book) as their living Guru. The revealed holy text spans 1,430 pages and contains the actual words spoken by the founders of the Sikh way of life.

The Sikh Gurus incorporated not only their own sacred poetry but also included the poems of another 30 saints from different religions, places and times. These songs are set to 31 different musical scales, called ragas, that evoke the feelings of different times of day, different emotions and the seasons of the year.

The Guru Granth Sahib is now considered to be the "perpetual Guru" as there are no longer individual gurus who head the Sikh tradition. The sacred poetry and teachings contained in the Guru Granth Sahib are the final authority in Sikh spirituality and tradition.

Listening to these songs of wisdom evokes feelings of peace and contentment in the listener. The words speak of eternal truths and the nature of reality. The background accompaniment is comprised of nature sounds and soothing spiritual music.

The English translation of the original text is by Dr Sant Singh Khalsa, except for the opening verses known as “Japji Sahib” which have been translated by Guruka Singh Khalsa. The readers include recording artists Sirgun Kaur and Sat Kirn Kaur along with SikhNet founders Guruka Singh and Gurumustuk Singh and others.

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Album Tracks

Titlesort descending Length Plays Track
Page_0165-0167 - Dharam Singh Khalsa 8:30 487 26
Page_0167-0178 - Sat Nirmal Kaur Khalsa 46:22 1,818 27
Page_0178-0187 - Sirgun Kaur 29:32 915 28
Page_0187-0195 - Sirgun Kaur 30:41 953 29
Page_0195-0201 - Sat Nirmal Kaur Khalsa 24:03 598 30
Page_0201-0211 - Sirgun Kaur 31:12 1,038 31
Page_0211-0220 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 42:25 1,905 32
Page_0220-0228 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 43:38 1,748 33
Page_0228-0234 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 30:52 1,021 34
Page_0234-0241 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 36:14 1,189 35
Page_0241-0249 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 46:33 1,490 36
Page_0250-0256 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 30:03 715 37
Page_0256-0262 - Satkirin Kaur Khalsa 30:52 805 38
Page_0262-0265 - Guruka Singh Khalsa 16:15 495 39
Page_0265-0272 - Gurujot Singh 27:37 795 40
Page_0272-0281 - Sat Nirmal Kaur Khalsa 34:04 1,077 41
Page_0281-0289 - Sat Nirmal Kaur Khalsa 32:10 873 42
Page_0289-0290 - Guru Sadhana Kaur 5:58 359 43
Page_0290-0300 - Sirgun Kaur 36:54 1,175 44
Page_0300-0310 - Sirgun Kaur 32:41 990 45
Page_0310-0318 - Sirgun Kaur 29:19 833 46
Page_0318-0329 - Sirgun Kaur 43:10 1,338 47
Page_0329-0336 - Gurujot Singh 25:33 596 48
Page_0336-0343 - Sirgun Kaur 25:58 586 49
Page_0343-0350 - Sirgun Kaur 26:19 593 50

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