Crookedness of the Mind

Both the ocean and the wave are water. Waves arise at the surface of the ocean due to wind. If there is no wind created disturbance (e.g., deep below the … Continue reading“Crookedness of the Mind”

What is Maya?

All awakening begins with an inquiring mind. The Gurbani provides answers to spiritual inquiries such as: (1) What’s Maya? (2) How does Maya subjugate mortals? (3) How can mortals transcend … Continue reading“What is Maya?”

Aatam Tirath

Aatam (ਆਤਮ) = one’s own soul, personal, pertaining to one’s own self… Tirath (ਤੀਰਥ) = a sacred place, a place of pilgrimage, a holy spot, a shrine… Combining these two … Continue reading“Aatam Tirath”

Self-Transcendence

Linking back with the Mool (call it Realisation of God, Reality, Truth, or whatever you like) is the goal of human birth. The Gurbani time and again indicates that this … Continue reading“Self-Transcendence”