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Chewing Iron!

The Gurbani compares the spiritual path (the Gurmukh Lifestyle, the Divine Life) to chewing iron with the teeth of wax! ਮੈਣ ਕੇ ਦੰਤ ਕਿਉ ਖਾਈਐ ਸਾਰੁ ॥: How can iron … Read the Whole Post

People See, People Do

The Gurbani tells us that the majority of us imitate what we see other people doing – “Dekhaa Dekhee” (“ਦੇਖਾ ਦੇਖੀ”, ਰੀਸਾ ਰੀਸੀ, ਹੋਰਨਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਕਰਦਿਆਂ ਦੇਖ ਕੇ, ਨਕਲ ਕਰ … Read the Whole Post

Dandouti Bandan

“ਡੰਡਉਤਿ ਬੰਦਨ” – Dandouti Bandan: Conditioned, Mayaic, Bikaaree, or Haumai (ego) mind is called crooked, twisted, ਬੱਲ … For the nature of such a conditioned mind is to remain curled, … Read the Whole Post

Mere Bowing Down is Not Humility

The Gurbani captures Varied facets of human nature and the gross and subtle ways in which the right conduct can be transgressed. ਸਲੋਕੁ ਮਃ ੧ ॥ ਸਿੰਮਲ ਰੁਖੁ ਸਰਾਇਰਾ ਅਤਿ … Read the Whole Post