The Most Beautiful Place

Whenever we see a beautiful face, a beautiful place, a beautiful object, etc., we admire them. We become obsessed with their beauty. We fall in love with them. In that … Continue reading“The Most Beautiful Place”

Gurbani Defines the Pardhaan

The word Pardhan (pronounced as Pardhaan-ਪਰਧਾਨ) has a general meaning as understood by most of the people (i.e., a chief, a distinguished person, a leader, Aagoo-ਆਗੂ, ਮੁਖੀ, ਜਥੇਦਾਰ, ਚਉਧਰੀ, etc.), … Continue reading“Gurbani Defines the Pardhaan”

Giaan Ratan: the Jewel of Spiritual Wisdom

The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) is the Giaan-Guru. It’s the Treasure or Jewel of the Wisdom (Giaan, Bibek…) for living a Divine Life (Gurmukh Lifestyle). Also, the SGGS tells … Continue reading“Giaan Ratan: the Jewel of Spiritual Wisdom”

Chully – Handful Of Water

Literally, Chully (ਚੁੱਲੀ) is to take a handful of water for external cleansing. Specifically, at the so called “Sarovars” or Tirath Asthaan (even at local Gurdawars), ignorant people take Chully … Continue reading“Chully – Handful Of Water”

Sri Guru Granth Sahib on Rahat

Simply put, ‘Rahat’ (ਰਹਤ) means Way of life or living… For a Sikh (student or learner of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib, SGGS), the Way of living a life is … Continue reading“Sri Guru Granth Sahib on Rahat”

Gurbani Refutes Miracles – Karaamaat

First off, the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) rejects Karaamat or miracles, and condemns the conscious display of them — they are of no value whatsoever, hence waste of time … Continue reading“Gurbani Refutes Miracles – Karaamaat”

Intellect Must Awaken to Wisdom

As is the intellect, so does one understands, thinks, acts, behaves, talks, and so on. Therefore, the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) asserts that our intellect (Budhi) must Awaken to … Continue reading“Intellect Must Awaken to Wisdom”