Those who know god cannot describe god. On the other hand, those who describe god do not know god! Commonly all world-religions and believers at least claim that god is:… Continue reading Where or What is God?
A copyist (ਰੀਸਲ) relies on imitation (ਰੀਸ). As ‘sheep follow sheep’, the Gurbani tells us that the majority of us imitate or copy what we see others do. It is… Continue reading Imitation: People See, People do
Because the lotus rises from impurity (unclean water) to blossom as a pure, uncontaminated flower, it is a symbol of purity. The individual consciousness does the same on its path… Continue reading Regular Flowers Versus the Lotus of the Heart
The Gurbani calls ‘Haumai‘ (false ego-sense) a chronic disease. Also called ‘Mail-ਮੈਲ-filth‘, the faults of this ‘Haumai‘ are numerous Bikaar (also spelt as ‘Vikaar‘ – mental ailments, disorders etc.) such… Continue reading Gurbani Says Burn Mind’s Bikaar in Fire!
The Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) is NOT a subject ritual reading and memorizing, worshipping (as an idol-Poojaa), ritual listening etc. Instead, the Gurbani is the subject of understanding (ਸਮਝ,… Continue reading Way of the Gurbani is the Way of Understanding