Where to start!
There are so many empty rituals and superstitions being carried out in Sikhi these days! They are encouraged, supported, instigated, and propagated by the people who run Gurdwara corporations, and by the crafty priest-group (Pujaaree-Group, ਪੁਜਾਰੀ ਲਾਣਾਂ: Bhais, Ragis, Paathee, Parchaarark, Deraavaad Sant, etc.).
In this post, I’ll share just one … [Full Post >]
Yes, the Gurbani boldly rejects the priest-class (Pujaaree-Group, ਪੁਜਾਰੀ ਲਾਣਾ).
The entire Gurbani speaks against the crafty priestcraft of the Pujaaree-Group (ਗੁਰਬਾਣੀ ਪੁਜਾਰੀ ਲਾਣੇ ਦੀਆਂ ਕਰਤੂਤਾਂ ਦੇ ਖਿਲਾਫ ਬੋਲਦੀ ਹੈ). Why?
Selfishness is said to be the root of evil in the world. It’s rooted in the doubt-ridden condition or mistaken ideas of oneself. … [Full Post >]
The Gurbani says only those become acceptable (ਕਬੂਲ, Gurmukhs, etc.) whose consciousness becomes One with their Mool (ਮੂਲ, Source, Jot……), within.
However, the Gurbani reminds, all other shallow talks devoid of Mool-Realization are useless and of no avail (empty of the Divine Wisdom or Aatm-Giaan of the Shabad-Guroo, ਨਿਰੀਆਂ ਜਾਂ ਫੋਕੀਆਂ ਗੱਲਾਂ – “ਅਲ ਪਲਾਲੀਆ”).
The Gurbani tells us that a “Mayadhaaree” mind is nothing but “Rol Ghacholaa“.
“Mayadhaaree” (“ਮਾਇਆਧਾਰੀ”) => one attached to Maya, a mammon worshipper, etc.
“Rol Ghacholaa” (“ਰੋਲ ਘਚੋਲਾ”) => uproar, tumult, noise of Maya, noise of Haumai, noise of doubts (Bharam), noise of Bikaar, noise of ignorance, clamour of self-will, commotion of foolishness, ਰੌਲਾ-ਗੌਲਾ, … [Full Post >]