Category Archives: Dhiaan

Meditation

The Gurbani frequently uses the word “Simran” (“ਸਿਮਰਨ”, “ਸਿਮਰਨੁ”…), which is often seen translated in English as “meditation”. So is the word “Jap” (“ਜਪ”, “ਜਪੁ” …) often seen translated in … Read more

There can be no Dhiaan Without Giaan

Dhiaan (ਧਿਆਨ) => attention, concentration, consideration, meditation, contemplation, reflection, heed, thought, focus, attention, self-communication, ਉੱਚੀ ਸੁਰਤ, ਬਿਰਤੀ, ਇਕਾਗਰਤਾ … Giaan (ਗਿਆਨ) => Divine Knowledge, Spiritual Wisdom, Aatam-Giaan, understanding or knowing … Read more

Without Giaan, There Can Be No Dhiaan And Dharma

The Gurbani tells us that the Human birth is a valuable opportunity for the Jeevaatmaa caught in Dubidhaa (repeated suffering, duality, divided state-like a shattered seed or ਦਾਲ, douts– ਭਰਮ … Read more