Listening Skills

The Gurbani instructs the path of Bhagti (devotion) as the basis of spiritual life (ਆਤਮਕ ਜੀਵਨ). Listening (hearing) to the Truth is one of the forms of devotional discipline. Listening … Continue reading “Listening Skills”

Listening to the Guru’s Word

ਖੇਮ ਸਾਂਤਿ ਰਿਧਿ ਨਵ ਨਿਧਿ ॥ ਬੁਧਿ ਗਿਆਨੁ ਸਰਬ ਤਹ ਸਿਧਿ ॥ ਬਿਦਿਆ ਤਪੁ ਜੋਗੁ ਪ੍ਰਭ ਧਿਆਨੁ ॥ ਗਿਆਨੁ ਸ੍ਰੇਸਟ ਊਤਮ ਇਸਨਾਨੁ ॥ ਚਾਰਿ ਪਦਾਰਥ ਕਮਲ ਪ੍ਰਗਾਸ ॥ ਸਭ ਕੈ … Continue reading “Listening to the Guru’s Word”

Eyes of Vichaar

In the SGGS, the Gurbani’s sublime Saroop (nature, form, etc.) is revealed as “Nirankaar” (Formless), Truth, Amrit, and so on. ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤ ਸਬਦੁ ਅੰਮ੍ਰਿਤ ਹਰਿ ਬਾਣੀ ॥: The Shabad is the … Continue reading “Eyes of Vichaar”

When Reading The Word, No Need To Shout So Loud

The following verse of the Gurbani (SGGS) indicates there is no need to shout so loud (ਕੂਕਾਂ ਮਾਰਕੇ) while reading Granths, religious books or scriptures. Why? ਸਲੋਕ ਮਃ ੧ ॥ … Continue reading “When Reading The Word, No Need To Shout So Loud”