Chully – Handful Of Water

Literally, Chully (ਚੁੱਲੀ) is to take a handful of water for external cleansing. Specifically, at the so called “Sarovars” or Tirath Asthaan (even at local Gurdawars), ignorant people take Chully … Continue reading“Chully – Handful Of Water”

Gurbani Stresses On The Importance Of Internal Cleanliness And Not The External One

The Gurbani has attached paramount importance to the necessity of internal cleanliness, not the external one. ਬਾਹਰਿ ਮਲੁ ਧੋਵੈ ਮਨ ਕੀ ਜੂਠਿ ਨ ਜਾਏ ॥: Outwardly, he (hypocrite) washes off … Continue reading“Gurbani Stresses On The Importance Of Internal Cleanliness And Not The External One”

Impurity

The Gurbani tells us that the entire world is consumed with the fire of Sootak! ਸੂਤਕੁ ਅਗਨਿ ਭਖੈ ਜਗੁ ਖਾਇ ॥: The fire of Sootak consumes the world. (sggs 413). … Continue reading“Impurity”

INNER PURITY Vs. OUTER PURITY

The Gurbani asks us not to just look pure on the outside, but also to be pure on the inside. Those who look pure only on the outside but not … Continue reading“INNER PURITY Vs. OUTER PURITY”