Tag Archives: Gurmat

Regular Flowers Versus The Lotus Of The Heart

Because the lotus rises from impurity (unclean water) to blossom as a pure, uncontaminated flower, it is a symbol of purity. The individual consciousness does the same on its path …

Gurmat And Social Change

Gurmat (Divine Knowledge of the Gurbani) would like us to bring about real change in life — positive change in one’s Budhi (intellect), thinking, attitudes, vision, mindset, entire outlook, deeds, …

Deraavaad Sant

First off, the SGGS does NOT create SANTDOM or DERAAVAAD! Instead, the SGGS creates GURMUKHS – Bhagat, Daas, or Jan! When people – specially of Indian origin – see somebody …

White Blood In Veins!

According to the Gurbani, belief in caste (Jaat-Paat) is a sheer madness of the crazy mind! Notwithstanding, many who identify themselves as Sikhs, fanatically practice Jaat-Paat! What a travesty of …

Rebel Mind-King And Its Formidable Fortress

The Gurbani indicates that the deluded mind (disconnected from its Mool, connected to Maya, duality-stricken, doubt-ridden, illusioned, separated from the Hukam or Bhaanaa…) is like a rebellious king (“ਮਾਵਾਸੀ ਰਾਜਾ”-Maavaasee …

Churning The Gurbani

Why do we need to churn (Shabad-Vichaar…) the Gurbani? Consider the following verse of the Gurbani: ਪ੍ਰਥਮੇ ਮਾਖਨੁ ਪਾਛੈ ਦੂਧੁ ॥:  First (comes) butter, and then the milk. (sggs 900). …

Spiritual Wisdom Protects From Deception And Fraud

The Gurbani is the Giaan-Guru. Spiritual Wisdom (Aatam Giaan or Divine Knowledge of the Gurbani, Gurmat) makes one immune from deception and fraud – protects one from being deceived or …