Vaishnava Janato

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  1. SvgGrdnBeauty

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    Someone sent this...I thought it was nice and I thought I'd share. :)

    Vaishanav: A follower of Vaishnav school of Hinduism. Strict
    vegetarianism, ahimsa simplicity are the hallmarks of a true vaishnav. The
    Bhajan is in essence a "definition" of "vaishnav".


    Vaishnav jan to tene kahiye je
    [One who is a vaishnav]
    PeeD paraayi jaaNe re
    [Knows the pain of others]
    Par-dukhkhe upkaar kare toye
    [Does good to others, esp. to those ones who are in misery]
    Man abhimaan na aaNe re
    [Does not let pride enter his mind]
    Vaishnav...

    SakaL lok maan sahune vande
    [A Vaishnav, Tolerates and praises the the entire world]
    Nindaa na kare keni re
    [Does not say bad things about anyone]
    Vaach kaachh man nishchaL raakhe
    [Keeps his/her words, actions and thoughts pure]
    Dhan-dhan janani teni re
    [O Vaishnav, your mother is blessed (dhanya-dhanya)]

    Vaishnav...

    Sam-drishti ne trishna tyaagi
    [A Vaishnav sees everything equally, rejects greed and avarice]
    Par-stree jene maat re
    [Considers some one else's wife/daughter as his mother]
    Jivha thaki asatya na bole
    [The toungue may get tired, but will never speak lies]
    Par-dhan nav jhaalee haath re
    [Does not even touch someone else's property]
    Vaishnav...

    Moh-maaya vyaape nahi jene
    [A Vaishnav does not succumb to worldly attachments]
    DriDh vairaagya jena man maan re
    [Who has devoted himself to stauch detachment to worldly
    pleasures]
    Ram naam shoon taaLi laagi
    [Who has been edicted to the elixir coming by the name of Ram]
    SakaL tirath tena tan maan re
    [For whom all the religious sites are in the mind]
    Vaishnav...

    VaN-lobhi ne kapaT-rahit chhe
    [Who has no greed and deciet]
    Kaam-krodh nivaarya re
    [Who has renounced lust of all types and anger]
    BhaNe Narsaiyyo tenun darshan karta
    [The poet Narsi will like to see such a person]
    KuL ekoter taarya re
    [By who's virtue, the entire family gets salvation]


    http://www.ramanuja.org/sv/bhakti/archives/all94/0016.html
     
  2. Jedi

    Jedi Self Banned

    Hey this is my favorite song when I was 2 or 3 years old . hahaha! Never found the actual text until now!

    You just made my day! :D
     
  3. SvgGrdnBeauty

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    Glad it made you happy. I will thank my facebook friend for you. :)
     

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