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Archived from the original PDF on 10 May The tracts produced by the Khalsa Tract Society introduced a new style veet literary Punjabi. He died in Amritsar on 10 June Retrieved from ” https: The revised version was published in Through this journal, Singh established contact with an ever-expanding circle of readers.
He even reprimanded the violation and destruction the Hindu idols in Kashmir in his book, Avantipur de Khandar. The novel Subhagji da Sudhar Hathin Baba Naudh Singhpopularly known as Baba Naudh Singh serialised in Nirguniara from onwards and published in book form inshares with the epic Rana Surat Singh which he had started serialising in Vir Singh’s interest in the theme of a widow’s desperate urge for a reunion with her dead husband.
Through these works, he paved the way for the emergence of the Punjabi poem. At the time, Sikhs were often persecuted by the British, often being pressured or threatened into assimilating into mainstream culture. Using the skills and techniques in modern literary forms that he learned through his English courses, Singh produced stories, poems, and epics and recorded the history and philosophical ideas of Sikhism. Singh argued that Sikhism was a unique religion which could be nourished and sustained by creating an awakening amongst the Sikhs of the awareness of their distinct theological and cultural identity.
Singh also criticized and discouraged religious fanaticism, citing those as victims of their own fears brought on by a fervent and obsessive belief.
verr Sahitya Academy Award in  and the Padma Bhushan  . In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Soon after the publication of Rana Surat Singh in book form inhe turned to shorter poems and lyrics. His grandfather, Kahn Singhspent a great deal of his youth training and learning traditional Sikh lessons in monasteries. In Novemberhe started a Punjabi weekly, the Khalsa Samachar.
He then joined the Church Mission School, Amritsar and took his matriculation examination in and stood first all over in the district. Views Read Edit View history. Singh chose to become a writer.
Eingh Khalsa Tract Society periodically made available under the title Nirguniaralow-cost publications on Sikh theology, history and philosophy and on social and religious reform. Charan Singh, who later fathered Vir Singh, to become an active member of the Sikh community, often producing poetry, music, and writings in hopes of restoring the Sikh community. He aimed at reorienting the Sikhs’ understanding of their signh in such a manner as to help them assimilate the different modernising influences to their historical memory and cultural heritage.
Padma Bhushan award recipients — Bhaii philosophy Indian religions Sikhism. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. With the fall of the Sikh Empire and the modernization of Christian, Muslim, and Hindu movements of proselytismthe Sikh faith began to wane until scholars and theologians of the religions, Singh being a leading one, began revitalizing life into Sikhism through their works of literature. Influenced by the Christian missionaries’ use of and reference to literary sources, Singh bhzi the idea to teach others the main dogmas of Sikhism through his own written resources.
To promote its aims and objects, he launched the Khalsa Tract Society in Poet, short-story writer, song composer, novelist, playwright and essayist. Bhai Vir Singh Ji had the booke of both the traditional indigenous learning as well as of modern English education. He learnt Sikh scripture as well as Persian, Urdu and Sanskrit.
Singh championed the Sikh identity in a way that did not devalue other religions. Sinyh first commission to write and print were geography textbooks for some schools. This page was last edited on 5 Octoberat Sikhism Portal Indian religions Portal.
Bhai Vir Singh began taking an interest in the affairs of the Singh sabha movement.
In fact, his very first novel was Sundariwhich featured Sunder Kaur, a woman who converted from Hinduism to Sikhism and then proceeded to lead a life of adventure in the jungles with a band of Sikh warriors. The Tribune Spectrum Sunday, 30 April Retrieved 17 August Modern Sikh writers to date. This sinngh needs additional citations for verification. He used the Nirguniara as a vehicle for his own self-expression. Bhai Vir Singh, the saint poet bokks writings ushered in a new era in modern Punjabi literature.
Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Posthumous conferral — — — — — — — Fluent in Sanskrit and Brajas well as in the oriental systems of medicine such as AyurvedaSiddha and YunaniKahn Singh influenced his only son, Dr. List of modern Eastern religions writers List of writers on Sikhism. The book was well received by the Sikh community and gained popularity almost immediately.