Category Archives: Giaan, Wisdom, Ignorance

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 — …

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Gurbani Says People Are Not Interested In The Divine Knowledge

There is the expression to the effect that “knowledge is power”. But the question is: What kind of Knowledge is true power? Any knowledge that’s divisive, that does not give …

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Dying Through The Shabad

The Gurbani time and again tells us that without annihilation of the Mayaic mind, we cannot Realize our Mool (Source, Joti Saroop…), within. And, without the immediate Divine Knowledge (Aatam-Giaan…), …

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The Best Of All

The Gurbani provides us with the true judgement (ਫੈਸਲਾ, ruling, decision, definition, etc.) about, but not limited to: Among all Dharma, what is the supreme Dharma (i.e., topmost, best, great, …

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One Without The Spiritual Wisdom Is Plundered

Baabaa Nanak says that people without the Divine Knowledge (Aatam Giaan…) are plundered. This is the Gurbani’s edict (ਫੈਸਲਾ). The Gurbani indicates that although the material of this world is …

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Rain of Naam

Naam is one of the terms often used willy-nilly. The Pujaaree-Group (priest-class , ਪੁਜਾਰੀ ਲਾਣਾ, Ragi, Parchaarak, etc.) repeats it incessantly, but without explaining from the Gurbani’s point of view …

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Fear

The Gurbani perfectly diagnoses the subtle diseases of our minds and offers the right treatments! A case in point is “fear” (ਡਰ, ਸਹਮ, ਭੈ, ਖੌਫ, etc.). Before we consider it’s …

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What Is Killing The Mind

In this post, we will try to reflect on the “what”, “why”, and “how” of killing of the mind (“ਮਨੁ ਮਾਵਾਸੀ ਰਾਜਾ”). First off, we need to know what the …

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Darkness And Light

If there is light, darkness departs immediately. But, if there is no light, darkness appears instantly. However, if there is no darkness, we will not know the greatness of the light! …

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Cleverness

As indicated in the Gurbani, our cleverness (ਸਿਆਨਪ, ਸਿਆਣਪ…) can be lumped in two groups: 1. Oukati Siaanap (“ਉਕਤਿ ਸਿਆਨਪ”) — spiritually speaking, this is harmful. 2. Param Siaanap (“ਪਰਮ …

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