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”

Sargun Nirgun – Visible and Invisible

There is nothing in the Universe – visible or invisible – which Baabaa Nanak did not call Rabb! Furthermore, the Gurmat (Wisdom, Giaan, Upadesh or Way of the  Sri Guru … Continue reading“Sargun Nirgun – Visible and Invisible”

Don’t Take Anything At Face Value

The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) teaches us the Way of Bibek (discernment, logic, rationality, Tarak-ਤਰਕ, Daleel-ਦਲੀਲ…). Irrationality or illogical thinking (ਤਰਕਹੀਣਤਾ) symbolizes slavery. Hence, the SGGS does NOT teach … Continue reading“Don’t Take Anything At Face Value”

Crookedness

Gurbani tells  that our fight or struggle should be with our own crooked mind (i.e., thoughts, habits, ਸੁਭਾ…), NOT with the body-frame (ਸਰੀਰ)! This is the Gurmukh Lifestyle (the Divine … Continue reading“Crookedness”

Jaat Paat

The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) contains compositions of the 35 contributors. Inclusions of compositions of all Bhagats and Bhattas was NOT based on their Jaat Paat (caste), or their … Continue reading“Jaat Paat”