Jalandhar: In order to perpetuate the rich legacy of great Saint Kabir, senior IPS Officer and Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Jalandhar range Kunwar Vijay Partap has written a new book ‘Sant Kabir De Anmol Vachan’, which was released by the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal here today.
Divulging details of his latest book Kunwar Vijay Partap, who has earlier authored two books ‘RTI- Law and Practice’ and ‘Cyber Law’, said that divided into 16 chapters this book throws light on the life and philosophy of Saint Kabir in a detailed manner. Describing Saint Kabir as a great ‘social scientist’, the decorated IPS officer said that during his entire lifetime Saint Kabir had conducted an in depth analysis of the problems confronted by the society and had offered its solution through his bani. Kunwar Vijay Partap said that the teachings of Saint Kabir not only taught the people way of living in the religious field but his bani was a treatise about how the social fabric comprising of King, commoners and government machinery should work.
Kunwar Vijay Partap further said that the main aim of authoring this book in Punjabi was to make the people aware about message given by Saint Kabit through his bani. He said that today when a mad race of westernization and modernization was going on amongst the general masses, this book would showcase our rich cultural heritage and inspire the people to follow Indian traditions and customs as an inseparable part of their life. “My book highlights that Indian culture is only one of its kind across the globe and we must shun the practice of following the western nation by following the vani of Sant Kabir” he added.
Hailing the initiative of Kanwar Vijay Partap for writing this book, the Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal termed it as a ‘masterpiece composition’ aimed at perpetuating the great legacy of Saint Kabir. He also lauded Kunwar Vijay Partap for authoring third book in a short span of three years despite of extremely hard duty.