Deeming Oneself Bhagat Or Giaanee

We all see and hear many self-claimed “Bhagat”, “Giaanee”, “Sant”, etc. (who either call themselves or love to be called “Bhagat”, “Giaanee”, “Sant”…). The Gurbani says: ਜਉ ਜਾਨੈ ਹਉ ਭਗਤੁ ਗਿਆਨੀ … Continue reading “Deeming Oneself Bhagat Or Giaanee”

To A Brahm Giaanee, All Is Tamaashaa: Entertainment

The Gurbani says: ਆਪੇ ਕੀਤੋ ਖੇਲੁ ਤਮਾਸਾ ॥: Himself stages the wondrous Play and Show (of this world). (sggs 1033). ਚਿਲਿਮਿਲਿ ਬਿਸੀਆਰ ਦੁਨੀਆ ਫਾਨੀ ॥: The (glitter or splendor) of … Continue reading “To A Brahm Giaanee, All Is Tamaashaa: Entertainment”

Keep Aimed At Target

The Gurbani indicates that a person who ever keeps the sword of Giaan (“ਗਿਆਨੁ ਖੜਗੁ”- the sword of Spiritual Wisdom) or arrow of Giaan pulled to the anchor point and focused … Continue reading “Keep Aimed At Target”

Giaan Vichaar and the Giaanee

The diligent Shabad-Vichaar makes the Light of Understanding (ਸੂਝ-ਬੂਝ) enter where previously we have been in darkness (of ignorance)! Accordingly, we are asked by the Gurbani to get engaged in … Continue reading “Giaan Vichaar and the Giaanee”

Glory of the Giaanee

Giaan = Divine Knowledge, Spiritual Wisdom, Aatam-Giaan… Giaanee = the person of Aatam-Giaan, Spiritual Wisdom, the Gurmukh… The following verse of the Gurbani indicates the “Mahatu” (“ਮਹਤੁ” = significance, importance, … Continue reading “Glory of the Giaanee”

Discernment of a Giaanee

The Gurbani urges us to constantly inquire, reflect, contemplate, investigate, directly look into, etc. (i.e., Vichaar): Where I came from? Where did I originate, and where will I go and … Continue reading “Discernment of a Giaanee”

WHO IS GIAANEE – ਗਿਆਨੀ?

According to the Gurbani, a Giaanee (the Living Enlightened, Spiritually Wise, Knower of the Truth, a God-like person, Wise, ਗਿਆਨ-ਵਾਨ, ਸੋਝੀ-ਵਾਨ, ਆਤਮਕ ਜੀਵਨ ਦੀ ਡੂੰਗੀ ਸੂਝ ਵਾਲਾ ਮਨੁੱਖ, ਆਤਮਕ ਅਡੋਲਤਾ … Continue reading “WHO IS GIAANEE – ਗਿਆਨੀ?”