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 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 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”