Gurbani Asks Us To Investigate Mind

The Gurbani asks us to (Spiritually) inquire into this mind (“Khoj-ਖੋਜ” = search, investigation, exploration, quest, finding examination, inquiry, and so on). Since the Gurbani is timeless, we can apply … Continue reading “Gurbani Asks Us To Investigate Mind”

It Is The Mind That Should Bathe In The Pool Of Spiritual Knowledge

The Gurbani stresses on the importance and need of Internal Cleanliness and not the external one. Because, it’s the mind that must become pure and truthful. As far as the … Continue reading “It Is The Mind That Should Bathe In The Pool Of Spiritual Knowledge”

Way Of The Gurbani Is The Way Of Understanding

The Gurbani is BRAHM VICHAAR. Hence, Baabaa Nanak proclaims: We must UNDERSTAND it if we want to realize the Truth or our Mool, within. If we don’t understand it, then … Continue reading “Way Of The Gurbani Is The Way Of Understanding”

TWO TYPES OF PEOPLE, TWO PATHS

It is repeatedly indicated in the Gurbani that there are only two different groups of people living together on earth: the Gurmukhs (the followers of Truth and truthful living, one … Continue reading “TWO TYPES OF PEOPLE, TWO PATHS”

REAL SEEKER OF TRUTH

A real seeker of Truth is he who is in search of himself – his True Nature, Essential Being, Real Self, “who am I?”, and so on. ਪ੍ਰਣਵਤਿ ਨਾਨਕ ਗਿਆਨੀ ਕੈਸਾ ਹੋਇ … Continue reading “REAL SEEKER OF TRUTH”

The Right Path

In the Gurbani, the right path is indicated to be honest living and devotion – ਕਿਰਤ ਅਤੇ ਭਗਤੀ. Baabaa Nanak says: ਸਲੋਕ ਮਃ ੧ ॥ ਗਿਆਨ ਵਿਹੂਣਾ ਗਾਵੈ ਗੀਤ ॥ ਭੁਖੇ ਮੁਲਾਂ ਘਰੇ … Continue reading “The Right Path”

Way Of Life

The following verses capture the essence of the Way of the Spiritual, or Divine or Gurmukh Lifestyle (ਆਤਮਕ ਜੀਵਨ ਦੀ ਰਾਹ ਅਤੇ ਜਾਚ). ਜੋ ਨਰੁ ਦੁਖ ਮੈ ਦੁਖੁ ਨਹੀ ਮਾਨੈ ॥ … Continue reading “Way Of Life”