Being Detached: Affectionately

The Gurbani asks to strive for affectionate detachment (Bairaag-ਬੈਰਾਗ),  and then practice it in daily life. What’s detachment? Detachment (or non-attachment) implies a state of the mind that springs from … Continue reading“Being Detached: Affectionately”

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”

Death

The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) talks about three types of death: Death (or transformation) of the physical body-frame (ਸਰੀਰਕ ਮੌਤ), which everybody has to go through, no exception. Death … Continue reading“Death”

Living Dead!

In order to impart the Truth (ਸਚ), as examples (ਹਵਾਲਾ), all the 35 contributors of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) have used terms in their Bani (ਬਾਣੀ) that were … Continue reading“Living Dead!”