Gurmukhi Primer For The Beginnners – Book By Shamsher Singh Puri. Introduction to the Book. To save the most precious wealth of our nation, we must teach. demand for learning the Panjabi language, this Panjabi Primer is scientifically designed after a The Gurmukhi alphabet has 35 letters and 5 sets of vowels. This one is fantastic! Do you know how great it is for an adult to have a big, bright chart. I can bookmark this, and load it up a couple of times each night. Sit back.

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Gurmukhi Primer

Conversation about this article 1: For example, “enemy” is represented by the Panj Dootwhile “duty” enumerates NitnemSevaand helping others. For example, a woman is among the three soldiers in “army”, the police officer in “stick” is a female, and pri,er “warrior” is a Mai Bhago look-alike. If it were not for our Gurus introducing Primeg script, Punjabi would have become a forgotten language and long been dead, the same end all oral langauges have.

Ideas embodying more abstract qualities, such gurmhkhi “emotional pain”, and concepts of a strictly Sikh nature, such as “Name” i. If you would like to be in contact with the institute about the book’s content or to purchase one, please e-mail us at info sikhri. I read this article a few months back, and I am glad to come back today with a record of positive results.

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Gurmukhi Primer For The Beginners

To relate our children’s education with Gurbani and Sikhi is an excellent idea. In keeping with the gender equality inherent to Sikhi, many gender-inclusive touches were included.


However, as with the previously-mentioned segment, this section may not get the adult usage it deserves.

Furthermore, its physical placement, in small-sized type on the bottom of a left-hand page, may unfortunately result in this important explanation being entirely overlooked.

It’s very good, but remember that where all of this comes from is under Indian goverment contol: I am pleased to say that I have a nephew who has just learned to speak Panjabi; for example, when he goes outside, rather than saying “sky” or babbling undecipherable gibberish, he points up and utters “asmaan”.

A page of suggested activities is placed in a prominent place, right before the start of the main section of the book. The effort on the part of the book’s creators to locate each word as used in Guru Granth Sahib was a highly laudatory one. It is sad to notice that many Pgimer in Northern India and elsewhere gurukhi speaking in Hindi while ignoring their beautiful mother tongue.

All the people are shown as Primeer who are observant of the full discipline of the faith, with suitable head-coverings and dress, beards where appropriate, etc. This book can be obtained at: It is a proud day when we can say that our children are growing up in an American lifestyle that gurmujhi infused with the rich values of Sikhi, and especially knowledge of Gurmukhi.

I would like to be in touch with the group behind this venture. All information will be handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy. This is a lovely children’s book, meant to introduce youngsters to the letters of the Gurmukhi alphabet through the use of Gurmat-based vocabulary.


How can I do this? The illustrations depicting each word are beautifully rendered in an appealingly child-like fashion.

I am learning Gurmukhi. Sikhchic reserves the right to edit or remove content at any time. Not surprisingly, they strongly emphasize Sikh principles and traditional lifestyle. These caveats aside, My Gurmukhi Khajana remains an undoubtedly valuable book, especially when used, as its creators intended, as a supplemental resource with the Sohji elementary school curriculum.

According to the book’s creators, this was deemed an important way of familiarizing children with terminology from the Sikh sacred scriptures. Words used in this kaida Gurmukhi alphabet primer were chosen from the Guru Granth Sahib, as well as several other Gurmat sources. While the considerable motivation it assumes on the part of the adults may indeed be present, this may not be the case with the Gurmukhi reading ability and access to Guru Granth Sahib also required. This is an imaginative and comprehensive list of instructions, which adults will find easy to comply with; children will surely enjoy the results!

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