Pujaaree System Wants People Remain Ignorant, Fearful, Ritualistic…

There is an Indian proverb that goes something like this: Where the greedy people live, there a cheat or a swindler (ਠਗ, thug, trickster, etc.) will never starve. A cheat … Continue reading “Pujaaree System Wants People Remain Ignorant, Fearful, Ritualistic…”

Siropa

Generally of orange or saffron color, a Siropa (pronounced Siropaa – ਸਿਰੋਪਾ ) is a garment, scarf or a length of cloth. You might have often seen Siropa  giving/taking ceremonies … Continue reading “Siropa”

Crowds of people follow the path of Pakhand

The Gurbani asserts crowds and crowds of people are attracted to the path of Pakhandvaad (ਪਖੰਡਵਾਦ) in the world — the path of Karamkaand (empty rituals …), the path of hypocrisy, … Continue reading “Crowds of people follow the path of Pakhand”

SGGS Teaches To Reject and Dismantle the Corrupt Pujaaree System

“Pujaaree” is a Soch (thinking), which encompasses NOT ONLY Brahmins, but the Pujaaree groups of each and every organized religion, including Sikhs! The Pujaaree group of each religion may have … Continue reading “SGGS Teaches To Reject and Dismantle the Corrupt Pujaaree System”

Impurity

The Gurbani tells us that the entire world is consumed with the fire of Sootak! ਸੂਤਕੁ ਅਗਨਿ ਭਖੈ ਜਗੁ ਖਾਇ ॥: The fire of Sootak consumes the world. (sggs 413). … Continue reading “Impurity”

Rol Ghacholaa

The Gurbani tells us that a “Mayadhaaree” mind is nothing but “Rol Ghacholaa“. “Mayadhaaree” (“ਮਾਇਆਧਾਰੀ”) => one attached to Maya, a mammon worshipper, etc. “Rol Ghacholaa” (“ਰੋਲ ਘਚੋਲਾ”) => uproar, … Continue reading “Rol Ghacholaa”

Deeming Oneself Bhagat Or Giaanee

We all see and hear many self-claimed “Bhagat”, “Giaanee”, “Sant”, etc. (who either call themselves or love to be called “Bhagat”, “Giaanee”, “Sant”…). The Gurbani says: ਜਉ ਜਾਨੈ ਹਉ ਭਗਤੁ ਗਿਆਨੀ … Continue reading “Deeming Oneself Bhagat Or Giaanee”

The Dog’s Tail

The previous post touched upon the use of idioms (ਮੁਹਾਵਰੇ) in the Gurbani. When the Truth that has not been personally experienced, one can not grasp it directly. However, with … Continue reading “The Dog’s Tail”

Haraamkhor

Generally spelt as Haramkhor but pronounced as Haraamkhor – ਹਰਾਮਖੋਰ  = ਹਰਾਮ + ਖੋਰ = One who persists on unrighteous earnings of others, who makes his earnings by doing what he … Continue reading “Haraamkhor”

List of Dhaarmic con-artists

In this world, countless (“ਅਸੰਖ”) are mentally blind (ignorant, fool – “ਮੂਰਖ ਅੰਧ ਘੋਰ”…) who have made the Gurbani a mundane business. Countless are who have made Dharma a mundane … Continue reading “List of Dhaarmic con-artists”