The Adi Granth
The Adi Granth or The Holy scriptures of The Sikhs by Ernest Trumpp in English.
The Adi Granth is the most sacred book of the Sikhs. Literally meaning ‘the First Book’, it is also reverentially called the Guru Granth Sahib and is regarded as the authoritative scriptural work. The original copy of the scripture, called Adi Granth,
This is the early compilation of the Sikh Scriptures by Guru Arjan, the fifth Sikh Guru, in 1604. This Granth (Book) is the Holy Scripture of the Sikhs. The tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh added further holy Shabads to this Granth during the period 1704 to 1706. Then in 1708, before taking leave for his heavenly abode, Guru Gobind Singh affirmed the Adi Granth as the perpetual Guru of the Sikhs and the Granth then became known as the Sri Guru Granth Sahib.