The Gurbani urges us to become the searcher (ਖੋਜੀ) of own self. Why search or explore own self? The Gurmat Giaan or Wisdom of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS)… Continue reading Search Own Self
In order to instruct, explain or persuade us (ਸਮਝਾਣ ਲਈ), the Gurbani has used numerous examples of our world around us, including many animals. However, the Gurmat (Wisdom, Giaan, Upadesh or Way… Continue reading Deer-Mind!
Following is the opening composition of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS). The Author of this composition is Baabaa Nanak. ੴ ਸਤਿਨਾਮੁ ਕਰਤਾ ਪੁਰਖੁ ਨਿਰਭਉ ਨਿਰਵੈਰੁ ਅਕਾਲ ਮੂਰਤਿ ਅਜੂਨੀ ਸੈਭੰ… Continue reading Mool Mantra
The Gurmat Wisdom of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS) asserts: (1) Giaan (Wisdom) is the Guru, (2) it’s our consciousness (Surat-ਸੁਰਤ) that needs to become a Sikh (ਸਿਖਿਆਰਥੀ or… Continue reading The Satgur’s Sword of Wisdom
In the English translations of the Sri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS), the term “Bhagti” is seen translated as devotion, devotional service, or devotional worship. That’s NOT the Gurbani’s understanding or… Continue reading Bhagti