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What does gurbani say about fat and unhealthy sikhs?

asked 2019-08-11 22:11:45 -0600

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updated 2019-08-26 10:03:56 -0600

Guruka Singh gravatar image

I know Guru Gobind Singh Ji used to tell Sikhs to stay in the best shape he made them wrestle each other etc to stay fit .

What does Gurbani say about it ?

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answered 2019-08-21 02:54:17 -0600

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ਫਿਟੁ ਇਵੇਹਾ ਜੀਵਿਆ ਜਿਤੁ ਖਾਇ ਵਧਾਇਆ ਪੇਟੁ ॥ फिटु इवेहा जीविआ जितु खाइ वधाइआ पेटु ॥ Cursed is that life, in which one only eats to fill his belly and have increased the size of it.

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answered 2019-08-25 14:11:57 -0600

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updated 2019-08-25 14:13:13 -0600

sayv keetee santokhee-eeN jinHee sacho sach Dhi-aa-i-aa.

Those who serve are content. They meditate on the Truest of the True.

onHee mandai pair na rakhi-o kar sukarit Dharam kamaa-i-aa.

They do not place their feet in sin, but do good deeds and live righteously in Dharma.

onHee dunee-aa torhay banDhnaa ann paanee thorhaa khaa-i-aa. They burn away the bonds of the world, and eat minimal grain and water.

tooN bakhseesee aglaa nit dayveh charheh savaa-i-aa.

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