Tag Archives: Saakat

Bitter Nature As Nimm

Nimm (ਨਿੰਮ – Azadirachta indica, an Indian lilac tree) is known to be bitter by its very nature. Also called Neem, everything about this tree is bitter — its leaves, …

Rol Ghacholaa

The Gurbani tells us that a “Mayadhaaree” mind is nothing but “Rol Ghacholaa“. “Mayadhaaree” (“ਮਾਇਆਧਾਰੀ”) => one attached to Maya, a mammon worshipper, etc. “Rol Ghacholaa” (“ਰੋਲ ਘਚੋਲਾ”) => uproar, …

Suhelaa And Duhelaa

Numerously the Gurbani mentions “Suhelaa (ਸੁਹੇਲਾ)” and “Duhelaa (ਦੁਹੇਲਾ)”. But, according to the Gurbani, who is “Suhelaa (ਸੁਹੇਲਾ)”, and who is “Duhelaa (ਦੁਹੇਲਾ)” in this world? The Gurbani indicates that …

Man tears up his own roots

The Gurbani says: ਸੰਤਾ ਸੇਤੀ ਰੰਗੁ ਨ ਲਾਏ ॥ ਸਾਕਤ ਸੰਗਿ ਵਿਕਰਮ ਕਮਾਏ ॥ ਦੁਲਭ ਦੇਹ ਖੋਈ ਅਗਿਆਨੀ ਜੜ ਅਪੁਣੀ ਆਪਿ ਉਪਾੜੀ ਜੀਉ ॥੩॥: (One who) does not feel or …