Category Archives: Pilgrimage, Ablutions

Gurbani Says All Shrines And Pilgrimage Are Within Only If We Were To Understand It!

The Gurbani is Universal in every way. For example, if one were to understand the Gurbani, it tells the entire humanity as to where all shrines and pilgrimage are! Consider …

Ladles do not know the Taste Of Food They Cruise In!

When the Truth that has not been personally experienced, one can not grasp it directly. However, with the help of analogies, similes, allegories, metaphors, figurative or mystic representations and illustrations, …

Teerath Yaatraa – Pilgrimage

First thing first, Teerath Yaatraa (also spelt Tirath or Tirth Yatra – ਤੀਰਥ ਯਾਤਰਾ ) is repudiated in the Gurmat (Teaching of the Gur-Shabad). The SGGS does not ask us to …

Part 12: Stubborn Mindedness

Pilgrimage (Tirath Yatra…) in Stubborn Mindedness (ਮਨ ਹਠ): Other religions of the world recommend, suggest, encourage pilgrimage. Why? Golak (money)! The Gurbani neither recommends, nor suggests, nor encourages pilgrimage. But, …

Part 4: Stubborn Mindedness

Ritual Bathing In Stubbornness (ਮਨ ਹਠ) First, the Gurbani does not ask us not being hygienic. Second, the Gurbani does not promote or support “Frog-Philosophy” either. But, our “frog-mind” always …

Pilgrimage Defined

In media, we often come across commercials/advertisements about this Teerath Yaatraa or that Teerath Yaatraa (ਤੀਰਥ-ਯਾਤਰਾ – pilgrimage). What is the true Pilgrimage according to the Gurbani? Vultures roam  around …