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Ab Hangs

Ab Hangs

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Abhangs of sant tukaram
Abhangs of sant tukaram

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Published by: Bhanu Pande on Dec 19, 2013
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Abhang or Abhanga (Marathi: अभंग) is a form of devotional poetry sung in praise of the Hindu god Vitthala also known

as Vithoba.Bhajans focus on the inward journey, abhangs are more exuberant expressions of the communitarian experience. Abhangs were first sung by the Varkari saints like Tukaram in their native language, Marathi.Tukaram was a seventeenth century poet, who lived in a town named Dehu, which is located near modern day Pune. He was a popular poet and was a leading figure in the Varkari Movement of the time, that sought to put the emphasis back on devotion and love towards God, in contrast to blind obedience of rituals and arcane religious practices.

Abhangs (A Short Collection)

I was sleeping when Namdeo and Vitthal Stepped into my dream. "Your job is to make poems. Stop wasting time," Namdeo said. Vitthal gave me the measure and gently aroused me from a dream inside a dream. Namdeo vowed to write one billion poems. "Tuka, all the unwritten ones are your responsibility." To repeat Your name is to string pearls together. The pleasure in your manifested form is always new. I have ceased to desire the unembodied God. Your worshippers do not seek liberation. With You, it is still possible to give and to receive. What use is the place where a dish sat when it is taken away? Tuka says, "Give me the gift of freedom from fear. After all, O Lord who pervades the world, I have given the world You."


It is fastened in jewels on His neck And merges into the luster of His form. My love will be spoiled by the evil eye. Tuka says. the Lord of Yogis.Without a worshipper. Tuka is frenzied after Him. but it is Janardana who deserves my reverence. who both feels and gives pleasure at the same time. If men are habitations of God. Tuka says. contemplate Him in the spirit. "They are drawn to each other like mother and child." This is why I have left my house and gone to the forest. divine maidens. How fair are His feet with saffron stained! How fortunate is the brick that is grasped by His feet! The very thought of Him makes fire cool.how glorious! With His noble crown of peacock feathers stitched together." Just beyond us we see that purple luster . on bright and dark days. as they see His face. "This doctrine that God and I are one is false. I will not listen to this doctrine of unity. Good acts and bad acts vanish. The Father of the World stands before them in bodily shape. fever and illusion vanish Adore then the Prince of the Yadavas. He stands upon the river bank with the luster of one million moons. Who but God can make the worshipper free from desires? Tuka says. Him the thirty three crores of demigods adore. The demons tremble before Him. God is like a father with his child." I am not starved for want of food. As you look upon Him. "God's glory alone is left. This God who bears the wheel is the chief of the Yadavas. His dark blue countenance destroys sin. I will not let it interfere with me. He who filled with passion the sixteen thousand royal damsels. The sages. 2 . Fair Creatures. Therefore embrace Him with experience of your own. how can God assume a form and accept service? The one makes the other beautiful. I have looked on God as one who sees everything. we should fall at their feet But we should leave alone their habits and goals. as a gold setting shows off a jewel. His purple form ravages the mind. alike. I will lose my love for Him.

Pt.youtube." bheti lagi jeeva . "A scorpion or a snake is a habitation of Narayana. Bhimsen Joshi http://www.youtube.youtube.youtube. You may worship Him from afar.desivideonetwork.abhang by Aruna Sairam http://www.com/watch?v=Fbxd_zndHhU&feature=related Maze Maher Pandhari-Pandhari--Shankar --Shankar Mahadevan singing Marathi song http://www.Fire is good to drive away cold But you must not tie it up And carry it around in a cloth.com/watch?v=AXe0hhUXT78 Anu renu ya thokada thokada .Sant Tukaram abhang (wit meaning) .pne 3 .com/watch?v=K_YYNg0nS8k&feature=related Cnu.com/watch?v=MjEPzIj73QQ Bhimsen Joshi Bhajan Maze Maher Pandhari http://www. Sant tukaram abhanghttp://www. but you must not touch Him.com/view/z55g95c44/bheti-lagi-jeeva-santtukaram-abhang/ brindavane . Tuka says.

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