The Sikh Rehat Maryada in Punjabi (Sikh Rahit Marayada and Sikh Reht Maryada) is the Official Sikh Code of Conduct and Conventions | Discover Sikhism. The Sikh Rehat Maryada (Punjabi (Gurmukhi): ਸਿੱਖ ਰਹਿਤ ਮਰਯਾਦਾ, Sikkh Rahit Maryādā) (alternate transcription Sikh Reht Maryada) is a code of conduct. 30 Aug This English version of the Sikh Reht Maryada is a faithful translation of the Punjabi original. Translations do not generally need prefaces.

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Manjit Singh, during whose earlier tenure of office as Secretary, S. Sikhs, though anyone with correct pronunciation and understanding of Gurbani who desires to take part in the congregation, perform Kirtan Spiritual hymn singing in a congregation and only hymns Shabads from the holy scriptural compositions in traditional musical measures should be sung. But that was to impart specificity to the context after making sure that the interpolation did not, in the least, affect the sense or tenor of the text.

Considering the high status of these persons in the realm of Sikh religious learning, their approval of this English version of the Reht Maryada should bestow on it the status of an authentic version. Archived from the original on It must, therefore, most faithfully, reflect the views of its exalted authors men of profound learning, who had not only deeply meditated on Sikhism but lived it and who drew upon the collective wisdom of an extraordinarily fervent generation of Sikh divines and intellectuals, apart from a large number of texts, for compiling these rules untainted by the translator’s own moral or cognitive predilections which may affect his interpretation of these rules without his being even aware of it.


Sikh Rehat Maryada in Punjabi

Into its making have gone not only this translator’s modest talent for translation and labour but also the initiative taken by Dr. For this reason, it is necessary for a Sikh to visit Gurdwarasthe places where the Sikhs congregate for worship and prayer. Retrieved 17 December Later, on the insistence of several gentlemen, another meeting of the conduct and convention Sub-Committee was held on 26th September to consider the draft once again.

Please improve this by adding secondary or tertiary sources. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. The Sikh Reht Maryada, as the ensuing preface to the original Punjabi text will show is the product of collective Panthic wisdom. Now it is the prayer of the whole Khalsa, May the conscience of the whole Khalsa be informed by Waheguru, Waheguru, Waheguru and, in consequence of such remembrance, may total well-being obtain.

Then of Guru Angad, Amardas and Ramdas – may they be our rescuers! It is the duty of the Sikh to hold a continuous dialogue with all members of the larger community, to treat them as equals, and respect their religions and their customs.

Views Read Edit View history. But that was to impart specificity to the context after making sure that the interpolation did not, in the least, affect the sense or tenor of the text. What is more, some of the greatest Sikh scholars and savants of all times contributed to it and deliberated on its contents.

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Panth’s Status of Guru-hood. The footnotes contributed by him appear against astrick marks.

Facets of Corporate Sikh Life. Aspects of Sikh Living. Portions of it are invocations and prayer for the grant sikb strength and virtue. Method of Adopting Gurmatta. Meditating on Nam and Scriptures. If the Guru Granth is not there, the performing the Ardas facing any direction is acceptable. Say, “Wondrous Destroyer of darkness.


Archived copy as title Articles needing additional references from August All articles needing additional references Articles lacking reliable references from April All articles lacking reliable references Articles with multiple maintenance issues Articles needing additional references from April On joining the holy congregation, Rehqt should take part and obtain benefit from the joint study of the holy scriptures. May the might of the All-powerful help! The Sikh Reht Maryada, as the ensuing preface to the original Punjabi text will show is the product of collective Spgc wisdom.

Retrieved 17 July As regards the footnotes in the ensuing version, these fall into two categories. The Sikh Rehat Maryada addresses key issues such as the definition of a Sikh, personal and communal obligations such as meditation and volunteer service, rules for gurdwara services to include appropriate music and festivals, and the conduct of assorted Sikh ceremonies.

For the author of this version, sgoc were the part of the sacrosanct text.

Where they were not, they have been provided by rshat. Thinking of the five thrones seats of religious authority and all Gurdwaras, say “Wondrous Destroyer of darkness”, O Khalsa. Translation of any work is an extremely rehay job: Become a SikhNet Sponsor. Headings for most of the chapters were available in the original text. In a wider context, the contents of the Reht Maryada should be taken as the final word as to the matters they deal with. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.