Slide1: Chicken Tandoori Slide2: Fish Slide3: Meat Slide4: Prawns Slide5: Wine Slide6: http://sports.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Anand_is_king_says_victory_comprehensive/articleshow/3652933.cms The man who is said to drink nothing stronger than tomato juice has sent the country's spirits soaring with a performance that will sparkle in the annals of sporting history Anand is king, 2008 Not a New Question: Not a New Question has been asked from atleast 600 years What does Rehat Maryada say?: What does Rehat Maryada say? Rehat Maryada was made in 1932.
As per Section 4, Chapter X, Article XVI
There is no direct mention of Meat/Non-Veg.
What is mentioned is that we must abandon Hindu customs and also abandon Muslim customs. Thus it can be derived that HALAL is not allowed. BEEF is also not allowed etc. etc.
Copy of Rehat Maryada is there in the CD given to you. Slide9: The question is ... what does our Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee say…. Whom do we Matha-Teko ? Slide10: sBY Gt rwmu bolY , rwmw bolY ]
(988-16, mwlI gauVw, Bgq nwmdyv jI)
sabhai ghat raam bolai raamaa bolai.
Within all hearts, Guru jee speaks, Guru jee speaks.
rwm ibnw ko bolY ry ]1] rhwau ] raam binaa ko bolai ray. ||1|| rahaa-o.
Who else speaks, other than Guru jee ? ||1||Pause||
Slide11: eykl mwtI , kuMjr , cItI ,
Bwjn hYN bhu nwnw ry ]
(988-17, mwlI gauVw, Bgq nwmdyv jI)
aykal maatee kunjar cheetee bhaajan haiN baho naanaa ray.
Out of the same clay, the elephant, the ant, and the many sorts of species are formed.
AsQwvr, jMgm , kIt , pqMgm ,
Git Git rwmu smwnw ry ]1]
asthaavar jangam keet patangam ghat ghat raam samaanaa ray. ||1||
In stationary life forms, moving beings, worms, moths and within each and every heart, Guru jee is contained. ||1|| Slide13: Our Survival
Our Healthy existence
Similarly we have Pesticides What is the OBJECTIVE of this killing ? Must use YOUR akal: Must use YOUR akal Akil eyh n AwKIAY ,
Akil gvweIAY bwid ]
(1245-4, swrMg, mÚ 1)
akal ayh na aakhee-ai akal gavaa-ee-ai baad.
Wisdom which leads to arguments is not called wisdom.
AklI , swihbu syvIAY , AklI , pweIAY mwnu
aklee saahib sayvee-ai aklee paa-ee-ai maan.
Wisdom leads us to serve our Guru jee and Master;
through wisdom, honor is obtained.
AklI piV@ , kY (?) buJIAY , AklI , kIcY dwnu ]
aklee parhH kai bujhee-ai aklee keechai daan.
Wisdom does not come by reading textbooks; (it comes by reflecting)
wisdom inspires us to give in charity. Meat (Flesh) Flesh ….: Meat (Flesh) Flesh …. mwsu mwsu kir mUrKu JgVy ,
igAwnu iDAwnu nhI jwxY ]
(1289-15, mlwr, mÚ 1)
maas maas kar moorakh jhagrhay gi-aan Dhi-aan nahee jaanai.
The fools argue about flesh and meat, but they know nothing about meditation and spiritual wisdom.
kauxu mwsu , kauxu swgu khwvY ,
iksu mih pwp smwxy ]
ka-un maas ka-un saag kahaavai kis meh paap samaanay.
What is called meat, and what is called green vegetables?
What leads to sin? In any given moment our cells are dying inside !!If one has cancer, will they opt for Chemotherapy or Not ?: In any given moment our cells are dying inside !! If one has cancer, will they opt for Chemotherapy or Not ? They may not breath in tiny insects, but what about the food that they eat ? Slide17: PANEER CHICKEN T-A-S-T-Eseems to be the sole OBJECTIVE in this case: T-A-S-T-E seems to be the sole OBJECTIVE in this case Slide19: Awn rsw jyqy qY cwKy ]
inmK n iqRsnw qyrI lwQy ]
(180-13, gauVI guAwryrI, mÚ 5)
aan rasaa jaytay tai chaakhay. nimakh na tarisnaa tayree laathay.
You may taste the other flavors, but your thirst shall not depart,
even for an instant.
hir rs kw qUM cwKih swdu ]
cwKq hoie rhih ibsmwdu ]1]
har ras kaa tooN chaakhahi saad. chaakhat ho-ay raheh bismaad. ||1||
But when you taste the sweet flavor the Guru jee’s sublime essence - upon tasting it, you shall be wonder-struck and amazed. ||1|| Dear Tounge: Dear Tounge imiQAw , rsnw - Bojn An sÍwd ]
(269-1, gauVI suKmnI, mÚ 5)
mithi-aa rasnaa bhojan an savaad.
False is the tongue which enjoys delicacies and external tastes. KwDw hoie suAwh , BI Kwxy isau dosqI ]
(146-1, mwJ, mÚ 1)
khaaDhaa ho-ay su-aah bhee khaanay si-o dostee.
That which is eaten becomes dust (shit), but they are still Attached to eating. Dear Tounge: Dear Tounge ey rsnw , qU An ris rwic rhI ,
qyrI ipAws n jwie ]
(921-11, rwmklI, mÚ 3)
ay rasnaa too an ras raach rahee tayree pi-aas na jaa-ay.
O my tongue, you are engrossed in other tastes, but your thirsty desire is not quenched.
ipAws n jwie horqu ikqY ,
ijcru hir rsu plY n pwie ]
pi-aas na jaa-ay horat kitai jichar har ras palai na paa-ay.
Your thirst shall not be quenched by any means, until you attain the subtle essence of Guru jee. Slide22: kbIr , BWg , mwCulI , surw pwin ,
jo jo pRwnI KWih ]
(1377-2, slok, Bgq kbIr jI)
kabeer bhaaNg maachhulee suraa paan
jo jo paraanee khaaNhi.
Kabeer, those mortals who consume marijuana, fish & wine
qIrQ , brq , nym kIey ,
qy sBY rswqil jWih ]233]
(1377-3, slok, Bgq kbIr jI)
tirath barat naym kee-ay tay sabhai rasaatal jaaNhi. ||233||
- no matter what pilgrimages, fasts and rituals they follow, they will all go to hell. ||233|| Slide23: Chicken Tandoori Slide26: Git Git eyku vrqdw ,
jil Qil mhIAil pUry ]4] (133-2, mwJ, mÚ 5)
ghat ghat ayk varatdaa jal thal mahee-al pooray. ||4||
In each and every heart, the One Guru jee is pervading. He is totally permeating the water, the land, and the sky. ||4||
jo bolq hY imRg , mIn , pMKyrU ,
su ibnu hir , jwpq hY nhI hor ]3]
(1265-16, mlwr, mÚ 4)
jo bolat hai marig meen pankhayroo
so bin har jaapat hai nahee hor. ||3||
Whatever the deer, the fish and the birds sing,
they chant to Guru jee, and no other. ||3| Forgotten ?? Slide27: Fish Fish Oh Fish !: Fish Oh Fish ! mCulI jwlu n jwixAw, sru Kwrw Asgwhu ]
(55-7, isrIrwgu, mÚ 1)
machhulee jaal na jaani-aa sar khaaraa asgaahu.
The fish did not notice the net in the deep and salty sea.
BweI ry , ieau isir jwxhu kwlu ]
bhaa-ee ray i-o sir jaanhu kaal.
O Siblings of Destiny, just like this, see death hovering over your own heads!
ijau mCI , iqau mwxsw ,
pvY AicMqw jwlu ]1] rhwau ]
ji-o machhee ti-o maansaa pavai achintaa jaal. ||1|| rahaa-o.
People are just like this fish; unaware, the noose of death descends upon them. ||1||Pause|| Slide32: Meat No wonder what Maskeen ji says: No wonder what Maskeen ji says The one who eats non-veg, is essentially AHANKARI
HE DOES NOT CARE FOR ANYONE.
Muslims go right upto Slaughtering a COW Must use YOUR akal: byd kqyb khhu mq JUTy ,
JUTw jo n ibcwrY ]
(1350-5, pRBwqI, Bgq kbIr jI)
bayd katayb kahhu mat jhoothay jhoothaa jo na bichaarai.
Do not say that the Vedas, the Bible and the Koran are false. Those who do not contemplate them are false.
jau , sB mih eyku Kudwie khq hau ,
qau , ikau murgI mwrY ]1]
ja-o sabh meh ayk khudaa-ay kahat ha-o ta-o ki-o murgee maarai. ||1||
You say that the One Guru jee is in all, so why do you kill chickens? ||1|| Must use YOUR akal Slide37: mulW , khhu inAwau KudweI ]
mulaaN kahhu ni-aa-o khudaa-ee.
O Mullah, tell me: is this God's Justice?
qyry mn kw Brmu n jweI ]1] rhwau ]
tayray man kaa bharam na jaa-ee. ||1|| rahaa-o.
The doubts of your mind have not been dispelled. ||1||Pause||
pkir jIau AwinAw , dyh ibnwsI ,
mwtI kau ibsimil kIAw ]
pakar jee-o aani-aa dayh binaasee maatee ka-o bismil kee-aa.
You seize a living creature, and then bring it home and kill its body;
you have killed only the clay.
joiq srUp Anwhq lwgI ,
khu , hlwlu ikAw kIAw ]2]
jot saroop anaahat laagee kaho halaal ki-aa kee-aa. ||2||
The light of the soul passes into another form.
So tell me, what have you killed? ||2|| Slide39: Due to their rituals every year,
Muslims see so much blood
That it is not difficult to understand, why it does not affect them when BLOOD of Innocents is spilled. Jup ji Sahib Shalok: Jup ji Sahib Shalok cMigAweIAw buirAweIAw
vwcY Drmu hdUir ] (8-11, sloku)
chang-aa-ee-aa buri-aa-ee-aa vaachai Dharam hadoor.
Good deeds and bad deeds-the record is read out in the Presence of Guru jee of Dharma.
krmI Awpo AwpxI , ky nyVY , ky dUir ]
karmee aapo aapnee kay nayrhai kay door.
According to their own actions, some are drawn closer, and some are driven farther away from God How can I Cheat GOD ??: How can I Cheat GOD ?? hir AMqir nwly , bwhir nwly , khu , iqsu pwshu , mn , ikAw coreIAY ]
(861-15, goNf, mÚ 4)
har antar naalay baahar naalay kaho tis paashu man ki-aa chora-ee-ai.
Guru jee is with you, inside and out; tell me, O mind, how can You hide anything from Him? Jup ji Sahib Pauree 34: Jup ji Sahib Pauree 34 krmI krmI hoie vIcwru ]
karmee karmee ho-ay veechaar.
By their deeds and their actions, they shall be judged.
scw Awip , scw drbwru ]
sachaa aap sachaa darbaar.
God Himself is True, and True is His Court.
Jup ji Sahib Pauree 34: Jup ji Sahib Pauree 34 kc , pkweI , EQY pwie ]
kach pakaa-ee othai paa-ay.
The ripe and the unripe, the good and the bad,
shall there be judged.
nwnk , gieAw jwpY jwie ]34]
naanak ga-i-aa jaapai jaa-ay. ||34||
O Nanak, when you go home, you will see this. ||34|| However,You have to eat something: However, You have to eat something Kabir Jee says BUKy Bgiq n kIjY ] Xh mwlw ApnI lIjY ] (656-13, soriT, Bgq kbIr jI) bhookhay bhagat na keejai. yeh maalaa apnee leejai. I am so hungry, I cannot perform devotional worship service. Here, Guru jee, take back Your mala. What to eat ?.: What to eat ?. duie syr mWgau cUnw ]
pwau GIau , sMig lUnw ]
(656-15 Bgq kbIr jI )
du-ay sayr maaNga-o choonaa. paa-o ghee-o sang loonaa.
I ask for two kilos of flour, and half a pound of ghee, and salt.
AD syru mWgau dwly ]
mo kau donau vKq ijvwly ]2]
aDh sayr maaNga-o daalay. mo ka-o don-o vakhat jivaalay. ||2||
I ask for a pound of beans, which I shall eat twice a day. ||2|| What to eat ?.: What to eat ?. kbIr , KUbu Kwnw KIcrI ,
jw mih AMimRqu lonu ]
(1374-12, slok, Bgq kbIr jI)
kabeer khoob khaanaa kheechree jaa meh amrit lon.
Kabeer, the dinner of beans and rice is excellent, if it is flavored with salt.
hyrw rotI kwrny glw ktwvY kaunu ]188]
hayraa rotee kaarnay galaa kataavai ka-un. ||188||
Who would cut his throat, to have meat with his bread? ||188|| How much to eat ?: How much to eat ? A SANTOKHI eats little
En@I dunIAw qoVy bMDnw ,
AMnu pwxI QoVw KwieAw ]
(467-1, Awsw, mÚ 2)
onHee dunee-aa torhay banDhnaa (Bandhan of TASTE)
ann paanee thorhaa khaa-i-aa.
They burn away the bonds of the world,
and eat a simple diet of grain and water. WHY ?: WHY ? gur siqgur kw jo isKu AKwey ,
gur satgur kaa jo sikh akhaa-ay
One who calls himself a Sikh of the Guru, the True Guru,
su Blky auiT hir nwmu iDAwvY ]
(305-16, gauVI, mÚ 4)
so bhalkay uth har naam Dhi-aavai.
shall rise in the early morning hours and meditate on Guru jee’s Name. HE DOSNT WANT DHARAM RAI TO TELL HIM LIKE THIS!!: HE DOSNT WANT DHARAM RAI TO TELL HIM LIKE THIS!! bury kwm kau aUiT KloieAw ]
(738-15, sUhI, mÚ 5)
buray kaam ka-o ooth khalo-i-aa.
He gets up early, to do his evil deeds,
nwm kI bylw , pY pY soieAw ]1]
naam kee baylaa pai pai so-i-aa. ||1||
but when it is time to meditate on the Naam, the Name of Guru jee, then he sleeps. ||1|| SUMMARY: SUMMARY Those who eat Non-Veg and Exotic Veg dishes, only for the sake of TASTE, please re-consider your priorities.
There was a time when Sikhs were fighting, probably then they needed to eat Meat. That is not today’s need.
Should you wish to eat Chicken, please ensure you Kill the bird yourself – Don’t trust KFC etc. Don’t eat Fish. Slide52: Gurbani is trying to caution you.
Today we know, you will become FAT then have to go on a DIET etc. etc. So please use your AKAL !!!
Carefully take your decision
do not attempt to enforce it on others.
Please do NOT belittle Gurbani by dragging it into such a controversy. At Least UNDERSTAND this: At Least UNDERSTAND this vwid ivroiD n pwieAw jwie ]
(230-10, gauVI, mÚ 3)
vaad viroDh na paa-i-aa jaa-ay.
Through argument and debate, He cannot be found.
mnu qnu PIkw dUjY Bwie ]
man tan feekaa doojai bhaa-ay.
The mind and body are made insipid through the love of duality. Slide54: SORRY
I am sorry, if I said something that hurt anyone.
Please excuse me.