Sandalwood Mind

Blind faith or devotion (ਅੰਨੀ ਸ਼ਰਦਾ) is foolishness. To the contrary, Bibek (discriminating intellect, ਤਰਕ) is Wisdom! Hence, a blind faith can easily be broken or lost. But if it … Continue reading“Sandalwood Mind”

Sri Guru Granth Sahib on Rahat

Simply put, ‘Rahat’ (ਰਹਤ) means Way of life or living… For a Sikh (student or learner of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib, SGGS), the Way of living a life is … Continue reading“Sri Guru Granth Sahib on Rahat”

Gurbani’s Sooraa – Braveheart

Literally — in a worldly sense  —”Sooraa” (ਸੂਰਾ) means a brave person (hero, mighty warrior, fearless fighter, ਸੂਰਮਾ, ਬਹਾਦਰ, ਬਲੀ, ਯੋਧਾ, ਮਹਾਬਲੀ…). However, in material life, depending on one’s perspective, … Continue reading“Gurbani’s Sooraa – Braveheart”

The Gurmukh Never Grows Old!

The Gurbani talks about two mentality-groups living together on earth: (1) the “rare” Gurmukhs (Daas, Bhagat, Jan…) who live the Divine Life, and (2) the rest – Manmukhs, Saakat, Mayadhaaree, … Continue reading“The Gurmukh Never Grows Old!”

Gurmati Bhagti

Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) emphasizes on how to live life — how to properly utilize the time between the birth and death. Accordingly, the Teaching of the SGGS rather … Continue reading“Gurmati Bhagti”