The Gurbani Defines Itself

Beauty of the Gurbani is that it distinctly defines itself in the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS)!

As follows, the Gurbani plainly defines itself as the “Light” in this world:

  • ਗੁਰਬਾਣੀ ਇਸੁ ਜਗ ਮਹਿ ਚਾਨਣੁ ਕਰਮਿ ਵਸੈ ਮਨਿ ਆਏ ॥੧॥: The Gurbani is the Light (of Divine Wisdom,

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Rituals-Karamkaand

The Gurbani repudiates Karamkaand (rituals…)!

Karamkaand (rituals) are utilitarian in nature and therefore do not provide ultimate Anand or Sukh (Joy…). Furthermore, Karamkaand (rituals) can never afford realization of one’s Mool (Source, Jot Saroop…), thus worthless (“Fokat“).

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Belly Stuffed And Empty Mind

It’s good to have a healthy body.

But, a healthy body is not enough. A healthy mind is also needed to guide it properly.

The instrument of the body — no matter how healthy or strong it may be — can only serve its purpose best when guided by a Wise and Virtuous mind.

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Evil Company-Kusang

Mayaic mentality is a source of perplexity for all of us. These perplexities are like wild forest fire that somehow seems to blaze without being set by anyone!

The Gurbani time and again describes the pathetic condition of our doubt-ridden minds caught in the vertex of these perplexities. The good news is that the Gurbani tells us how to get Free from such perplexed mind.

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Happy New Year!

These days, a popular and common expression is: “happy new year”.

What is new?

We consider it as the new year when — at the stroke of the midnight — the current year changes to the next.

This is an external change (material, physical …), thus unreal — temeporary,

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