Welcome!ਆਵਹੁ ਭੈਣੇ ਗਲਿ ਮਿਲਹ ਅੰਕਿ ਸਹੇਲੜੀਆਹ ॥ (sggs 17).
Gurbani.Org (a k a, Reflections On Gurbani) welcomes you! Please come... share Shabad-Vichaar...
Follow Blog Via Email
Tag Archives: reading
The Gurbani is not meant to be merely read, listened, or memorized. After reading, listening, or memorizing it is meant to be Understood through the diligent Shabad-Vichaar, and ultimately applied to the daily life (i.e., live it-ਅਮਲ).
If a person is disease-stricken, his mere reading of … View Full Post »
The ego-mind may not be agreeable with the Gurbani boldly saying that reading and memorizing (religious texts, Granths…) is of no avail (Spiritual Gain, ਆਤਮਕ ਲਾਭ, ਲਾਹਾ…) unless one gains Understanding (ਆਤਮਕ ਸੂਝ-ਬੂਝ) in his Heart. Here is the proof from the Gurbani:
ਪਢੇ ਗੁਨੇ ਨਾਹੀ … View Full Post »
Due to our mind’s corruption (inner filth: greed, selfishness, desires….), the Pujaarees (the priest group) and other religious con artists are able to dupe us. So long we are willing participants (due to the corruption of our own Bikaars…), they will continue doing what they … View Full Post »
When one eats without properly chewing (ਚੱਬਣ) the food or eats more than one can chew, it results in bad-stomach or indigestion. Similarly, when we read and read Gurbani (or any other scripture for that matter) without Vichaar (without understanding, without reflection, without contemplation, without … View Full Post »
The following verse of the Gurbani (SGGS) indicates there is no need to shout so loud (ਕੂਕਾਂ ਮਾਰਕੇ) while reading Granths, religious books or scriptures. Why?
ਸਲੋਕ ਮਃ ੧ ॥ ਸਾਸਤ੍ਰ ਬੇਦ ਪੁਰਾਣ ਪੜ੍ਹ੍ਹੰਤਾ ॥ ਪੂਕਾਰੰਤਾ ਅਜਾਣੰਤਾ ॥ ਜਾਂ ਬੂਝੈ ਤਾਂ ਸੂਝੈ ਸੋਈ ॥ ਨਾਨਕੁ ਆਖੈ … View Full Post »