Tag Archives: virtues

Pride Of Worldly Possessions Rots The Mind

In nutshell, pride corrupts man’s mind and intellect (pride => self-conceit, arrogance, haughtiness, consciousness of exalted position, Abhimaan-ਅਭਿਮਾਨ, Ahankaar-ਅਹੰਕਾਰ, Garab-ਗਰਬ, etc.). ਬਡੇ ਬਡੇ ਅਹੰਕਾਰੀਆ ਨਾਨਕ ਗਰਬਿ ਗਲੇ ॥੧॥: O Nanak! … [Keep Reading]

Belly Stuffed And Empty Mind

It’s good to have a healthy body. But, a healthy body is not enough. A healthy mind is also needed to guide it properly. The instrument of the body — … [Keep Reading]

Sharing In Virtues

The Gurbani cites an example of the honey bee that focuses on the nectar of flowers, and collects only honey (“ਮਧੁਪ ਮਖੀਰਾ”)! Similarly, we are asked by the Gurbani to … [Keep Reading]

Who is likely to contemplate Giaan – Spiritual Wisdom

Giaan (ਗਿਆਨ) = Divine Knowledge, Spiritual Wisdom… There is expression to the effect that knowledge is the power. As indicated by the Gurbani, Giaan (Divine Knowledge, Spiritual Wisdom…) is indeed … [Keep Reading]