Category Archives: Joy, Sorrow, Sukh, Dukh

A Real Spiritual Person Is No Killjoy

The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) urges us to be engaged in this world, but with a detached attitude and Akal (ਅਕਲ, ਬਿਬੇਕ-ਬੁੱਧੀ, keen understanding, Wisdom, discerning intelligence…). To be …

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Sukh Saagar

The Gurbani defines the Sukh Saagar and guides us to realize it, here and now. Literally, “Sukh – ਸੁਖ” = Bliss, Peace, Joy, Happiness… “Saagar – ਸਾਗਰ” = Ocean, ਸਮੁੰਦਰ… …

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Sadness and Happiness Defined

Baabaa Nanak says: ਤਰਵਰ ਪੰਖੀ ਬਹੁ ਨਿਸਿ ਬਾਸੁ ॥ ਸੁਖ ਦੁਖੀਆ ਮਨਿ ਮੋਹ ਵਿਣਾਸੁ ॥: Tarvar pankhee bahu nidhi baas. Sukh dukheeaa mani moh vinaas: At night, birds settle on …

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Life of Security and Sukh

A common requirement of all beings, irrespective of region and faith, is to have a life of Sukh (Peace, Happiness, Joy, etc.) and security. But, the question is: where to …

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