Diwân-e-Goyâ a writing by the Persian Poet Bhai Nand Lal Ji. Also known as Goya, he was one of the 52 Poets in the Court of Guru Gobind Singh Ji. Information. This page lists the E-Book links available of the Persian Poet Bhai Nand Lal Ji. Also known as Goya, he was one of the 52 Poets in the Court of Guru Gobind. Bhai Nand Lal Granthavli by Dr. Ganda Singh, Published by. Punjabi Universsssity of Sikh Studies. Bhai Nand Lal Goya ( A.D.) the poet laureate of.

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Here is Holy Light! Today it is the official nnad of PortryTajikistan and one of the two official languages of Afghanistan. The footnotes contain some of the Farsi words and expressions with their English translation.

Neshat Esfahani Abbas Foroughi Bastami — Some doubt the story that he stood in fear of being forcibly converted to Islam as a number of non-Muslims continued to serve under Aurangzeb and forcible conversion did not affect the court or the official class.

Retain the remembrance of the Almighty, this only is the purport of the life. There is a story that Aurangzeb had been dissatisfied with the meaning or interpretation of a verse from the Koran and had given the matter over to the Ulama. Bhai Nand Lal adopted the pen-name of “Goya,” though at places, he has also subscribed himself as “Lal,” the word being the last part of his name.

A Rahitnama code of conduct for Sikhs is lql to him, besides another called Tankhahnama, or a manual of penalties for infringement of the religious discipline. He was abundantly equipped with virtues like compassion, perseverance, nannd nobility.

Give me my beloved, the Cup of life, in which I may colour my heart, and my eyes become clear for solving the riddle of riddles. This concept of Tankhah is based on the concept of forgiveness. As a protector of dharma, Guru Gobind Lap was known far and wide, being the son of Guru Tegh Bahadurwho had become a martyr to freedom of conscience when Aurangzeb’s pooetry of non-Muslims was at its height.


Translation by Sardar Pritpal Singh Bindra. The orgnization of this book is as follows: As a member of the court he was never forced to convert, but when the Prince was arrested, Nand Lal lost his position at court and his immunity from the Emperor’s wishes.

Ganj Naamaa 6. Zindagee Naamaa 5. He was a connoisseur of meditation and Naam and was like, Bhai Gurdas Ji, a perfect and unique Gursikh. A very religious man himself, he like Guru Angad was caught by the beautiful prose. In each Nand Lal is represented as being the seeker eliciting information from the Guru as to the right doctrine and the right conduct for a Sikh.

Bhai Nand Lal Ji | Writings – Diwân-e-Goyâ | Goya – The Poet

Doubt has been expressed as to whether these two are of Nand Lal’s composition. This composition is in deep reverence of Gurus and depicts how the spirit of Guru Nanak Dev Ji poefry on to his successors. The Guru was engaged in arousing the downtrodden Hindus to seek a life of self-respect and dignity. These serve as a model for letter writing and contain invaluable historical information regarding the political, social and economic conditions of Guru Gobind Singh Sahib’s time.

This work is full of Arabic and difficult Persian words. Become a SikhNet Sponsor. Joat Bigaas 7. Treasure book It renders homage to Gurus whom the poet recalls in his deep personal devotion and veneration. She daily powtry Gurbani and knew Gurmukhi.

It is thought that he was born in a town called Ghazni in Afghanistan and was 33 years older than Guru Gobind Singh. Nand Lal’s version was sent to the Emperor who was, it is said, delighted with his interpretation, but when he noticed the name was a Hindu name, Aurangzeb is said to have become upset that an non-believer should have a better mastery of the Koran than his own court theologians. Soon by dint of his ability and hard work, Nand Lal rose to be the Mir Munshi principal secretary.

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It has been an extraordinary experience for me in working on this book. I have no way to compare them, ij the originals. However, he was given a robe of honor and a monetary reward, but the Emperor is said to have thought that such a scholar should be persuaded to lla Islam. It is both in prose and in poetry. Therein occur some of the famous affirmations attributed to Guru Gobind Singh, as to one Sikh hero combating one and a quarter lakhs and the hope that the Khalsa shall one day hold sway.

Hiding you are like the sun, behind the clouds, Come, from behind the clouds, and reveal your moon-like semblance. PersianArabicMathematics. No one was able to settle the Emperor’s mind on the subject when Prince Mu’azzam asked Nand Lal to take a try at giving an interpretation that might satisfy Aurangzeb.

It is in prose, but contains a bjai verses at the end.

His poetry, all in Persian except for Joti Bikaswhich is in Punjabiforms part of the approved Sikh canon and can be recited along with scriptural verses at Sikh religious divans.

At the age of 17 he lost his mother, and two years ij his father.

Bhai Nand Lal

He is said to have kept a good langar or free kitchen at Anandpur, which was commended by the Guru as a model for others to follow. The author called it Bandginama Book of Prayer and composed it in Persian. The premise that he was dismissed by Aurangzeb owing to his father Chhajju Mall’s having been a favourite of Dara has been proven false by the fact that he continued long in service under Prince Mu’azzam.

It is a collection of 63 ghazals.