Places

Abode of God -Harmandir Sahib

The Harmandir Sahib ( Darbar Sahib, Golden Temple ) ....is the holiest Sikh Shrine in Amritsar, Punjab. Guru Arjan Das designed the temple, a Muslim saint -Sai Hazrat Mian Mir laid the cornerstone on 28th December 1588 and Guru Arjan installed the Adi Granth- holy scripture of Sikhs in the temple in 1604.   In the early nineteenth century, Maharaja Ranjit Singh secured the Punjab region from outside attack and covered the upper floors of the temple ( gurdwara ) with gold, which gives it its distinctive appearance and its English name. It is indeed a beautiful, peaceful place where…
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Ai Sareera Meerya…….

A wonderful, soothing Shabad.   Will try to put Lyrics and Harmonium Notation here too ...     eae sareeraa maeriaa eis jag mehiaae kai kiaa thudhh karam kamaaeiaa || O my body, why have you come into this world? What actions have you committed? k karam kamaaeiaa thudhh sareeraa jaa thoo jag mehiaaeiaa || And what actions have you committed, O my body, since you came into this world? jin har thaeraa rachan rachiaa so har man n vasaaeiaa || The Lord who formed your form - you have not enshrined that Lord in your mind. gur parasaadhee har…
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Prabh Jiyo , Khasmana Kar Pyaare

This is a lovely shabad that I plan to learn and sing with a Harmonium , someday .....   This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Sorath on Pannaa 631 soriT mhlw 5 ] sorat(h) mehalaa 5 || Sorat'h, Fifth Mehla: sunhu ibnµqI Twkur myry jIA jMq qyry Dwry ] sunahu bina(n)thee t(h)aakur maerae jeea ja(n)th thaerae dhhaarae || Hear my prayer, O my Lord and Master; all beings and creatures were created by You. rwKu pYj nwm Apuny kI krn krwvnhwry ]1] raakh paij naam apunae kee karan karaavanehaarae ||1|| You preserve the honor of Your…
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” Imposed Excess” in your insurance policy – check and protest !

  You are insured. Hopefully you will not need to file a claim. And if, unfortunately you do, the policy you have been paying on for years in good faith will come to your rescue at least partially. That is what is supposed to happen in an ideal World. We don't, however, live in one . As I am finding out in a very interesting fashion, which could be useful and of interest to you as well. Details are in the E-mail as under, redacted as of now to leave contact details etc. It is self explanatory . Essentially, a…
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Hum Bekhudi mein Unko Pukaare….

Movie : Kala Pani Music Director : Sachin Dev Burman Singer : Mohd Rafi Director : Raj Khosla   Kalapani is a 1958 Hindi movie produced by Dev Anand for Navketan Films and directed by Raj Khosla. The film is based on Cronin's 1953 novel, Beyond This Place, and is a remake of the 1955 Bengali film 'Sabar Upaarey'.The film stars Dev Anand, Madhubala, Nalini Jaywant, Bir Sakuja and Agha. The film's music is by Sachin Dev Burman, and the lyrics are by Majrooh Sultanpuri. The movie won Dev Anand a best actor Filmfare award. A great movie . Had…
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Interesting India !

  Here is a a NICE presentation on India - Facts, History and Sights ( some ).   Indeed Interesting India has to be explored and enjoyed !   For best viewing, "pop out " the Presentation and  then use the " open Original Link " to enjoy with Music ( if you have power Point on your PC )  
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