A Long Journey – Cycle of Birth and Death!

First, in order to impart the Truth (ਸਚ) to masses, all the 35 contributors of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) have used terms that were prevalent and prevailing at … Continue reading “A Long Journey – Cycle of Birth and Death!”

What Humans and Animals Consume is Another Form of Life

We often hear or come across arguments, debates, opinions, writings, etc., regarding should one eat meat (another Jeeva or life). The purpose of this post is to find out exactly … Continue reading “What Humans and Animals Consume is Another Form of Life”

The Gurmukh Never Grows Old!

The Gurbani talks about two mentality-groups living together on earth: (1) the “rare” Gurmukhs (Daas, Bhagat, Jan…) who live the Divine Life, and (2) the rest – Manmukhs, Saakat, Mayadhaaree, … Continue reading “The Gurmukh Never Grows Old!”

Two Types of Living And Dying

The Wisdom of the Gurbani indicates two kinds of living — life, existence, state, “ਜੀਵਨਾ-Jeevanaa“: Living at the body-level (i.e., Maya) Living at the Aatmaa or soul-level (i.e., the Gurmukh … Continue reading “Two Types of Living And Dying”

Oblivious To The Passage Of Time

Time is merciless, inexorable, and cruel. Full of destructive tricks, time is the greatest magician! All the hopes and enjoyment of man in this world are consistently destroyed by the … Continue reading “Oblivious To The Passage Of Time”

Birth Is The Proof Of Impending Death

As sunrise is the proof of immanent sunset or as the morning is the proof of approaching night, similarly, birth of an entity is the proof of it’s impending death. … Continue reading “Birth Is The Proof Of Impending Death”

Battle Of Life Is Waged Moment To Moment

One of personal choices made will shape not only one’s own life, but also the world. Thus goes the ceaseless battle of life! This battle of life consists of a … Continue reading “Battle Of Life Is Waged Moment To Moment”

Happy New Year!

These days, a popular and common expression is: “happy new year”. What’s so “new” or what’s so “happy” about such “Parpanch” (ostentation, deception, illusion, show off…)? The Gurbani tells us … Continue reading “Happy New Year!”

Gurbani Says Help Yourself To Realize The Ultimate Purpose Of Life

The Gurbani reminds us that the purpose (“Kaaj“) of human life is to realize one’s Mool (Source, Prabhu, Hari, Raam, Gobind, Allah, True Nature or Jot Saroop, Brahm-Giaan, Divine Life … Continue reading “Gurbani Says Help Yourself To Realize The Ultimate Purpose Of Life”

Waiting For Retirement To Take To Spirituality?

The Gurbani’s edict (ਫੈਸਲਾ) is: It will not work — we will not be able to take to it. Why? Because, we will have new problems in the way then! … Continue reading “Waiting For Retirement To Take To Spirituality?”