Govind

Govind may refer to:

  • An alternate spelling of Govinda, which is a name in Hinduism given to the god Krishna. It means "cowherd."
  • The name Govind is commonly used in Sikhism to refer to God. It is derived from "Gobinda" which means Preserver of the World in Gurmukhi. In the Guru Granth Sahib, the Sikh Scripture there are many reference of this word. One example is: "Every day, hour and moment, I continually sing and speak of Govind, Govind, the Lord of the Universe. ||1||" (Guru Granth Sahib Page 404).
  • Govind is sometime the name used to refer to the Tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh. Although, this is more commonly written as 'Gobind'. The Dasam Granth, which is the second Sikh Scripture written by the Tenth Guru, has two references to 'Govind':
    • On Page 643, Line 3: "O Lord! I have forsaken all other doors and have caught hold of only Thy door. O Lord! Thou has caught hold of my arm; I, Govind, am Thy serf, kindly take (care of me and) protect my honour. 864."
    • On Page 728, Line 4: "All the gods, taking permission of Krishna, bowed their heads and went back to their abodes; in their delight, they have named Krishna as `Govind`."

Other articles related to "govind":

Anu (film) - Synopsis
... After her own investigations, she narrows down the suspect to Govind,a hospital attendant ... Govind attempts to murder Anu in order to clear the hurdle in his scheme of things ... the mental trauma given / being given to her by Govind, her professor, who fell in love with her on the first day of her entry into the college and believed that they should be married ...
M. Govinda Pai - Works
... ಕೇಂದ್ರ" ( "Research Institute of Govind Pai") is established near MGM College of Dr ... Govind Pai was acknowledged by the Kerala government also ... The Govind Pai memorial college under Kannur university in Manjeswar is a testimonial for this ...
Govind Namdeo
... Govind Namdev is an Indian film actor ... Govind made his debut as a corrupt cop in David Dhawan's Shola Aur Shabnam (1992) ...
Aaghaaz - Plot Summary
... The film is the story of Govind Narang, an honest, chivalrous, and good-looking man from a small village in Punjab ... Pushpa does not love Govind, and hates Sudha ... out about Pushpa's infidelity, he poisons her, and after his wife's death, Govind relocates to Mumbai, with his sister, Ratna ...