Manmukh and the Gurmukh Giaan

The Gurbani reminds us that if our choice in life is to retain a Manmukh mentality, we cannot attain the Gurmukh-Giaan (Aatam-Giaan , Divine Knowledge of the Gurbani, Gurmat, Brahm … Continue reading“Manmukh and the Gurmukh Giaan”

Giaan Vichaar and the Giaanee

The diligent Shabad-Vichaar makes the Light of Understanding (ਸੂਝ-ਬੂਝ) enter where previously we have been in darkness (of ignorance)! Accordingly, we are asked by the Gurbani to get engaged in … Continue reading“Giaan Vichaar and the Giaanee”

Target of a Sikh in Life Per the Gurbani

In Sikhi — according to the Sidhaant of the  Gurmat (Wisdom, Giaan, Upadesh or Way of the SGGS…) — one’s Surat (ਸੁਰਤ-consciousness, mind, Soch-ਸੋਚ) has to become a Sikh for it’s … Continue reading“Target of a Sikh in Life Per the Gurbani”

Gang Jamun

Bhagat Kabeer Sahib says: ਕਬੀਰ ਗੰਗ ਜਮੁਨ ਕੇ ਅੰਤਰੇ ਸਹਜ ਸੁੰਨ ਕੇ ਘਾਟ ॥ ਤਹਾ ਕਬੀਰੈ ਮਟੁ ਕੀਆ ਖੋਜਤ ਮੁਨਿ ਜਨ ਬਾਟ ॥੧੫੨॥: Kabeer gang jamun ke antre sahaj sunn … Continue reading“Gang Jamun”

Planting Naam

In the Gurbani, Maya is likened to a snake, clinging to the world (including all beings). As indicated in the Gurbani, antidote to the bite of this Maya-snake is the … Continue reading“Planting Naam”

Glory of the Giaanee

Giaan = Divine Knowledge, Spiritual Wisdom, Aatam-Giaan… Giaanee = the person of Aatam-Giaan, Spiritual Wisdom, the Gurmukh… The following verse of the Gurbani indicates the “Mahatu” (“ਮਹਤੁ” = significance, importance, … Continue reading“Glory of the Giaanee”

Igniting Spark

The Gurbani is the igniting spark, which lits the blazing fire of Prachand Giaan (Divine Knowledge, Wisdom, Aatam–Giaan …) within, which drives away the darkness of ignorance of our Mool … Continue reading“Igniting Spark”