Spiritual Indigestion

When one eats without properly chewing (ਚੱਬਣ) the food or eats more than one can chew, it results in bad-stomach or indigestion. Similarly, we get the spiritual indigestion when we … Continue reading“Spiritual Indigestion”

Spiritual Surgery

If we allow (big if!), the Gurbani can perform spiritual surgery on our minds diseased with the psychological ailments. As a medical doctor performs a surgical procedure to remove or … Continue reading“Spiritual Surgery”

Ladles do not know the Taste Of Food They Cruise In!

When the Truth that has not been personally experienced, one can not grasp it directly. However, with the help of analogies, similes, allegories, metaphors, figurative or mystic representations and illustrations, … Continue reading“Ladles do not know the Taste Of Food They Cruise In!”

Hearing Alone Is Not Enough!

Hearing or reading of the Gurbani must stimulate and reform thinking (ਸੋਚ). A Maya-driven or a doubt-ridden mind is a crowd. That is, a crowd of innumerable thoughts, fancies, imaginations, … Continue reading“Hearing Alone Is Not Enough!”

Nonsense Rituals And Superstitions

‘Sikh‘ means the ‘learner, student or seeker – ਸਿਖਿਆਰਥੀ’. A seeker is not bound by ideology or Karamkaand (i.e., rituals). However, there are so many empty rituals and superstitions being … Continue reading“Nonsense Rituals And Superstitions”

Gurbani Is Meant To Be Understood And Applied

The Gurbani is meant for the human mind (ਸੋਚ-thinking). It gives us the spiritual Knowledge (Giaan, ਉਚੀ ਮਤ, ਸਮਝ… ) so that we may mend or reform our minds (thinking-ਸੋਚ), … Continue reading“Gurbani Is Meant To Be Understood And Applied”

Reading and memorizing Gurbani is of no avail unless

The ego-mind may not be agreeable with the Gurbani boldly saying that reading and memorizing (religious texts, Granths…) is of no avail (Spiritual Gain, ਆਤਮਕ ਲਾਭ, ਲਾਹਾ…) unless one gains … Continue reading“Reading and memorizing Gurbani is of no avail unless”