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adj 1. in Ayurveda, “heavy” as a guna, one of the qualities characterizing all substances. Its complement is laghu.
2. a spiritual teacher, particularly in Tantric traditions. See also gunas and laghu.
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It draws the attention of international community to take notice of the unjustified trials of Guru and Bhat and also thousands of other Kashmiris who are paying the price of sins which they did not commit.
Guru Nanak Devji advocated equality of women in society and taught his followers to honour women.
As well as locals, Guru is attracting holidaymakers, as it's situated in an area of numerous hotels and hotel apartments.
I even today do not accept that Guru was hanged for political reasons", Mr.
In her address, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said that Guru had alleged tortured by the Special Task Force (STF) of J & amp;K Police, but that was never investigated.
Jas Sohanpal, member of Guru Nanak Gurdwara management committee said: "Everything went as planned.
The Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji - Sikh Holy Scriptures - will be carried on a decorated float at the head of the procession.
Visitors to Gurdwaras are expected to remove their shoes and cover their heads as signs of respect to the sovereignty of the Guru Granth Sahib, the Sikh holy book.
The MDS Guru trains staff and keeps all MDS information organized and easily referenced by MDS item, including: item intent, definition, process, and coding; CMS clarifications; differences between the 1995 and 2003 editions of MDS 2.
Why can becoming a guru in your field virtually ensure you a long-term sustainable marketing advantage over your competitors?
This brief study introduces three such neglected textual issues: a couplet attributed to the seventh Sikh Guru, Har Rai; a notation in some manuscripts referring to Guru Har Rai's having inscribed a verse of the fifth Guru, Arjan, in a copy of the Adi Granth; and two sets of non-canonical compositions attributed to the ninth Guru, Tegh Bahadu r.
To this day, not one guru has come up with a real definition of what any of those words mean, but that certainly hasn't stopped people from using them, that's for sure.