Churning The Gurbani

The Gurbani is the source of  Wisdom (Giaan, ਉਚੀ ਮਤ, ਸਮਝ… ) which we can apply to mend our conditioned minds (thinking-ਸੋਚ). Hence, it’s NOT meant to be ritualistic or … Continue reading “Churning The Gurbani”

Gurbani Defines True Teerath Or Place Of Pilgrimage In Sikhi

Gurbani says all shrines and pilgrimage places (Teerath Asthaan) are within only if we were to understand it! Defying the Gurmat (Wisdom, Giaan, Upadesh or Way of the SGGS…), however, … Continue reading “Gurbani Defines True Teerath Or Place Of Pilgrimage In Sikhi”

Meditation

The Gurbani frequently uses the word “Simran” (“ਸਿਮਰਨ”, “ਸਿਮਰਨੁ”…), which is often seen translated in English as “meditation”. So is the word “Jap” (“ਜਪ”, “ਜਪੁ” …) often seen translated in … Continue reading “Meditation”

Gurmat Can Only Be Begotten Through Shabad Vichaar

The Gurbani teaches that Gurmat is born, gained, or begotten through the Shabad-Vichaar. In other words, the eyes of Vichaar are needed to see the true Beauty and Nature (Saroop) of … Continue reading “Gurmat Can Only Be Begotten Through Shabad Vichaar”

Gurbani Defines Naam

First thing first – according to the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS), the entire Gurbani is Naam (Wisdom, Truth, Shabad, Hukam…) “Naam” is one of the terms often used willy-nilly … Continue reading “Gurbani Defines Naam”

Gurbani Says Help Yourself To Realize The Ultimate Purpose Of Life

If a person is disease-stricken, his mere reading of the medicine’s label without taking the medicine will not cure him. In order to be cured of the disease and related … Continue reading “Gurbani Says Help Yourself To Realize The Ultimate Purpose Of Life”

Naam Sevaa

The Subject of this post is to understand “what” and “how” of Naam-Sevaa and Gur-Sevaa through the Gurbani (NOT through the fool-o-sophy but through the Gurbani)! Before that, let’s consider … Continue reading “Naam Sevaa”

Cultivating Knowledge

Sikhi is not a part-time job or part-time lifestyle. Instead, Sikhi is living 24/7 the Gurmukh-Lifestyle — a Lifestyle guided by the Divine Wisdom of the Gurbani. Fittingly, the Gurbani’s … Continue reading “Cultivating Knowledge”