Bowing before the Guru, I have now, attained peace. I have abandoned cleverness, quieted my anxiety and renounced my egotism. When I look around, I find everybody fascinated by worldly love. It is then that I hasten to seek Guru’s protection. Showing mercy, the Guru has engaged me in God’s service, and the fear of death has vanished from me. Through great good fortune, I met with the saints, and I swam across the worldly ocean of fire.
Says Nanak, I have obtained total peace at the feet of my Lord.
Shabad Veyakheya in Punjabi:
Shabad Interpretation in Hindi:
अब मुझे गुरु के सम्मुख सुख ओर शांति की प्राप्ती हो गई है. अब मैंने चतुराई छोड़, अपनी चिंताओं को भूल ओर अहंग्कार को त्याग दीआ है. जब चारों ओर देखतां हूँ सभी को मोह माया के जंजाल में फंसा पता हूँ, तब मैं भाग के गुरु की शरण में आ गया हूँ. गुरु की किरपा से मेरा प्रभु से नाता जुड़ा गया है और मेरे अन्दर से मौत का डर भाग गया है. संत जनों के मेल से मैं अगन सागर को पार कर सका हूँ. नानक कहते हैं कि प्रभु के चरणों मैं चित लगाने से मुझे सभी सुखों की प्रप्ती हो गई है.
Gurpreet Kaur’s journey in this world ....
Gurpreet Kaur was a Musician. She was a singer and a composer of music. Her interest was composing and singing Gurbani Shabads in Indian Classical style. She sang Shabads in All the Raags mentioned in Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji. She also taught Gurmat Sangeet at Gurmat Gian Missionary College, Jawadi, Ludhiana.
Elder child to Pushpinder Kaur and Dr. Brig. Harminder Singh, was born in Amritsar on 13th Jan 1962. She attended various convent schools as a child because her father would get frequent Army postings as a dental surgeon. She graduated with Music Honors from Govt. College for Women, Chandigarh.
Music was her hobby and she composed and sang Raag based Gurbani Shabads. Doing Kirtan was part of growing up nurtured by her parents. She learned music from her father Dr. Brigadier Harminder Singh who was a dental surgeon in Indian Army and a very good singer himself. Gurpreet’s Bhua (father’s sister), Ajit Kaur retied as a Head of Department of Music from Govt. College for Women Ludhiana, and was a renounced Punjabi singer of her time. Gurpreet Kaur also learned nuances of Indian Classical Music from Pandita Sharma.
She was a mother of three children, and a grandmother. Her daughter Keerat Kaur is a Computer Engineer. Her two sons Gurkeerat Singh and Jaskeerat Singh are doctors in USA. Her daughter Keerat Kaur too was part of her group ~ Gurmat Gian Group.
Gurpreet Kaur left this world at the age of 54yrs on 12th Sept 2016 in Baltimore USA.
She had recorded around 25 cds of Gurbani Keertan.
'Raag Ratan' Album (6 CDs) is a Compilation of Shabads in All the 31 Sudh Raags of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji.
'Gauri Sagar' Album (3 CDs) is a Compilation of All forms of Raag Gauri in Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji.
'Nanak Ki Malhaar' ~ ((3 CDs) is an album of Raag Malhar Shabads in various forms of Malhar.
'Gur Parsaad Basant Bana' ~ (3 CDs) is an album of Shabads in Raag Basant sung in various forms of Raag Basant.
Har Ki Vadeyai
Priya Kee Preet Piyaree
Mohan Ghar Aavho Karo Jodariya
Mo Kao Taar Le Raama Taar Le
Tere Kavan Kavan Gun Keh Keh Gawan
Mera Baid Guru Govinda
Saajanrraa Mera Saajanrraa
'Nanak Ki Malhar' This Album (3 CDs) is a Compilation of Shabads in Raag Malhar from Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
Raag Basant Shabads
' Gur Parsaad Basant Bana ' This Album (3 CDs) is a Compilation of Shabads in Raag Basant from Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
Gurmat Gian Group welcomes you to this blog of Gurbani Kirtan. We present you many wonderful Shabads. May you enjoy Guru's Bani and spread the Love for Akalpurkh to all. Do send links of the Shabads you like to your near and dear ones and distribute the Bliss of Gurbani to others.
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Really, heavenly blissfully sang, composed and presented; each word correctly pronounced and conveys the real message of Guru Arjan Sahib ji wated to convey.
Thanks Kulbir ji, for appreciating our efforts. Keep visiting the Blog …..
Dear Gurpreet Kaur Ji,
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh.
I and my wife have listened to practically every Shabad we have known to be sung by your group. It is indeed Guruji’s Mehar that all of you sing so mellifluously and effortlessly. The way you all blend and weave your voices is just brilliant.
Particularly appreciable is the fact that you work to sing in Raags too. Shabads sung in Raags truly touch our hearts. Keep up the great work.
Narinder Singh ji, Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh,
Thanks a lot for appreciating our work. People like you who relish Gurbani sung in raags are our source of strength and this keeps us going.
Do keep visiting the blog as we keep adding new shabads frequently.