Happiness and Unhappiness – Sukh and Dukh

We all can attest to the fact that all human efforts and activities are aimed at two things: (1) gaining happiness (Sukh); and (2) freedom from all sorrows (Dukh). Accordingly, … Continue reading “Happiness and Unhappiness – Sukh and Dukh”

A Real Spiritual Person Is No Killjoy

The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) urges us to be engaged in this world, but with a detached attitude and Akal (ਅਕਲ, ਬਿਬੇਕ-ਬੁੱਧੀ, keen understanding, Wisdom, discerning intelligence…). To be … Continue reading “A Real Spiritual Person Is No Killjoy”

Sukh Saagar

The Gurbani defines the Sukh Saagar and guides us to realize it, here and now. Literally, “Sukh – ਸੁਖ” = Bliss, Peace, Joy, Happiness… “Saagar – ਸਾਗਰ” = Ocean, ਸਮੁੰਦਰ… … Continue reading “Sukh Saagar”

Life of Security and Sukh

A common requirement of all beings, irrespective of region and faith, is to have a life of Sukh (Peace, Happiness, Joy, etc.) and security. But, the question is: where to … Continue reading “Life of Security and Sukh”