Isher Micro Media 2005

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This software is Dedicated to 400th Anniversary of the compilation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji [1604 - 2004]. {Approved by SGPC Amritsar}. In sweet memory of: Sant Isher Singh Ji [Rara Sahib]. By: Bhai Baljinder Singh Ji [Rara Sahib] and © to Bhai Baljinder Singh (Rara Sahib) 16914 Lassen Street, Northridge, CA 91343 USA.


What is Isher Micro Media?

The following text is available in this media:

  1. Sri Guru Granth Sahib
  2. Varaans Bhai Gurdaas
  3. Kabit Swaiyas of Bhai Gurdaas
  4. Teekas (Exegesis) of Sri Guru Granth Sahib

Three Teekas Exegesis of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji are embedded in media and can be read simultaneously.

  1. Fridkot Wala Teeka (Also available as a separate PDF file)
  2. Punjabi/English Translation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji (By S. Manmohan Singh ji)
  3. Guru Granth Sahib Darpan (Academic Exegesis of Sri Guru Granth Sahib by Pro. Sahab Singh)

Search Tool

Isher Micro Media is basically a powerful search tool with following utilities:

  1. Very easy method to find a Word/Line in Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Varaans & Kabits (Bhai Gurdaas ji).
  2. In Line Search you can filter the Bani from a particular Raag/Author/Authors.
  3. In Word Search you can limit your search to the Bani by an Author/Raag.
  4. You can copy/paste all searched text in any text editor. It may be the original text only, or with description of the selected line/lines from the ‘Teeka’ exegesis of your choice (in case of Gurbani Text)
  5. A unique option to collect the complete information about a particular topic in Gurbani or Vaar/Kabits and copy all this information with a single click
  6. Unique option to copy the next/previous line/lines while you collect information about a particular topic from Gurbani or Vaars/Kabits 

Dictionaries of Gurbani

   * Mahan Kosh (By Bhai Kahan Singh ‘Nabha’)
   * Sri Guru Granth Kosh (by Dr. Gurcharan Singh ji)

(The user can view the meaning of any selected Word from Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Varaans//Kaabits Bhai Gurdaas ji according to Mahankosh or Sri Guru Granth Kosh by easily linking a word direct to any of these two Koshes) Bookmarks

  1. Option of inserting/removing bookmark in every menu
  2. Pre-defined list of Bookmarks in Sri Guru Granth Sahib
  3. Scroll to any page of Sri Guru Granth Sahib by entering the page number.
  4. Pre-defined list of Bookmarks in Varaans of Bhai Gurdaas ji
  5. Scroll to any Vaar/Pauri of Bhai Gurdaas ji by entering Vaar/Pauri number.
  6. Scroll to any Kabit by entering the Kabit Number.

Note: We have tried our best to provide most accurate text of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Varaans/Kabits and Swaiyes (Bhai Gurdaas ji) other text available in this media. Still if any omissions or inadvertent lapses come in the notice of any user of this media, kindly convey to us on the below mentioned email ID so that we can amend the same in the coming versions. Suggestions/queries can also be sent on email ID [email protected]


There are 5 files available here:

1) IMMINST.EXE - Isher Micro Media 2005, the file size is 26 MB approx. It will take long time, according to your dial up connection/network speed.

2) FONTINST.exe - This file installs punjabi font required for application on your computer.

3) DBSINST.exe - You need to download it if you don’t have database support program such as MS Access or if you receive Database binding error when you run Isher Micro Media.

4) Speech1.exe - Download it if you are not able to listen the English Description in Sri Guru Granth Sahib Menu of Isher Micro Media.

5) Speech2.exe - Need to be downloaded along with speech1.exe

How to install?

1. When the download is complete, go to the folder/location where the files were downloaded. Double click on file you want to install & follow the instructions.

2. Please Restart your Computer after installation.

  1. Run time error "339" Component 'RICHTX32.OCX' or one of its dependences not correctly registered: a file missing or invalid. Close the program. Download and install the following file to fix this problem: DBSINST.exe
  2. If you cannot read the avaliable text on the screen. You will need to download and install the following font: FONTINST.exe

Important Notice: (For the Users of Isher Micro Media) All databases in this program ‘Isher Micro Media' is the collective effort of Dr. Kubir Singh Thind, Dr. Gurchaan Singh (Professor Retd.) Punjabi University Patiala and Bhai Baljinder Singh. The original text of Gurbani, Kabits (Bhai Gurdas Ji), English-Punjabi Exegesis of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji by S. Manmohan Singh Ji, (published by SGPC Amritsar), Teeka of Sri Guru Granth Sahib by Pr. Sahib Singh; all this database is provided by Dr. Kulbir Singh Thind. Dr. Thind has made a great effort by modifying Exegesis by S. Manmohan Singh Ji to make it sentence by sentence and tabling Pad Arath and Arath to read Exegesis by Pr. Sahib Singh with more ease and expediency. ‘Sri Guru Granth Kosh' and ‘Relative Index of Sri Gur Partap Suraj Granth' are provided by Dr. Gurcharan Singh Ji. Composition of ‘Mahan Kosh', ‘Fridkot Wala Teeka', ‘Varaans Bhai Gurdas Ji', ‘Sri Nanak Parkash' and ‘Sri Gur Partap Suraj Granth' is an effort by Baljinder Singh. The complete composition of database used in this media is the intellectual property of this team. Except for personal use on a personal computer, without any changes to the files/database/software, no one is permitted to use these files in the native (provided), decoded or modified format, in whole or in part, for any computer or internet project without the prior written permission of all the members of this team.