Laahaa And Kufakarhe

Literally, “Laahaa” (“ਲਾਹਾ”) means profit, benefit, gain, etc. The Gurbani constantly reminds us that this human birth is meant for earning a specific Laahaa (ਖੱਟੀ ਖੱਟਣ) – the Spiritual Gain: … Continue reading“Laahaa And Kufakarhe”

What Is Searching Ownself

The Gurbani urges us to become the searcher (ਖੋਜੀ) – searcher of ownself… But the question is: What does it mean by “searching ownself”? In very simple terms, “searching ownself” … Continue reading“What Is Searching Ownself”

Man tears up his own roots

The Gurbani says the one who associates with Saakat (separated from the Divine) instead of true ones (Daas, Jan, Bhagat, Gurmukh, saintly souls…), end up doing evil deede : ਸਾਕਤ ਸੰਗਿ … Continue reading“Man tears up his own roots”

What comes and goes is not Real

The Gurbani’s edict is what comes and goes is time-bound, thus unreal (“ਸੋ ਕਾਚੋ ਕਾਚਾ”). In other words, that which is Real never ends, and that which ends is not … Continue reading“What comes and goes is not Real”

When “This” and “That” blend to become “One”…

“This” (“ਇਹੁ”) = Jeeva (individual being), the mind… “That” (“ਓਹੁ”) =  Mool (ਮੂਲ), Jot, Source, Origin, Brahm … The Gurbani reminds us we are to Realize our Jot-Saroop, and thus … Continue reading“When “This” and “That” blend to become “One”…”