Bhagat Namdev Ji (29 October, – ) (Gurmukhi: ਭਗਤ ਨਾਮਦੇਵ) was born on October 29, in the state of Maharashtra village of Naras-Vamani. Poetry of Sant Namdev Ji in Punjabi-Hindi-Urdu. The spiritual message of Bhagat Namdev emphasized the importance of living the life of a householder ( grist. Bhagat Namdev Ji [Prof. Brahm Jagdish Singh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Against this background he sought release from the world and suggested renunciation: Chanting the Name of the Lord, Har, Har, erases social classes and ancestral pedigrees. Message of Unity for All One should lay aside differences between oneself and others, and feel no anxiety for things of the world.

Bhagat Namdev Ji

Scholars note that many miracles and specifics about Namdev’s life appear only in manuscripts written centuries after Namdev’s death. These hymns or shabads share the common characteristic of lauding the One Supreme God distinct from his earlier verse which carries traces of idolatry and saguna bhakti.

O man, why are you so proud? For, God created all men alike.

bhqgat Chanting the Name of the Lord is the highest religion. This happened in the temple of Nag Nath in the village of Aund; situated in Dist. Some of them were also tailors as this was a profession connected with clothes. He was asked by the king to show miracles. Bhagat Nam Dev is a pioneer of the Radical bhakti School. His was a solitary search for God, without creating any social or religious organisation. Otherwise, my father will be angry with me. Baba Namdev namfev the founder of this town and meditated here for 17 long years.


Namdev was a holy-man who travelled form Maharashtra to Punjab and gave the natives of Punjab, a message of ju. In his early fifties, Namdev settled down at Pandharpur where he gathered around himself a group of devotees. You shall not have to come and go in reincarnation any longer. Sada Kaur also got a aholy tank dug there. He had four sons and a daughter.

However, this innocent pious and unprejudiced attitude, coupled with universal admiration; became the cause of jealousy for the high caste Brahmins. The eastern entrance namde this temple is known as the Namdev gate after the great 13th century Vaishnava saint.

Namdev – Wikipedia

Bhagat Namdev’s contemporaries looked upon him solely as a low caste man. Namdev’s padas are not mere poems, according buagat Callewaert and Lath. Namdev are the saints belonging to this movement which swept across the North India from A. In the company of Jnanadeva and other saints, he roamed about the country and later came to the Punjab where he is said to have lived for more than twenty years at Ghuman, in Gurdaspur district, where a temple in the form of samadh still preserves his memory.

It was in this temple that Namdev, blisfully fixated on Naam, wanted to sing hymns namdeb eulogy of God. Bhagat Nam Dev is a pioneer of buagat Radical bhakti School. We have here a state of affairs that has no parallel in the West. Namdev was married to Rajai and had a son, Vitha, both of whom wrote about him, as did his mother, Gonai.


Namdev refused to interfere in the will of his beloved Lord.

The skinless drum plays. Had it been possible for people to find God in their homes, they would not have left them to find out. He also considers God to be immanent, everywhere, in all hearts, and the Creator of everything.

Though in his devotional approach, he is clearly a monotheist, he makes many pantheistic statements too, e. Bhagat Namdev thrown before a drunk elephant. If everything were determined by karma, who created karma originally?

Takht Sri Hazur Sahib. They dig deep foundations, and build lofty palaces. Contemporary references to him by a disciple, a potter, a guru and other close associates also exist. God also reaches His devotees, His worshippers and saves their honour, protects them and glorifies them in the Truth.