Hi there -
I just came back from a young friends funeral. He was only 35, 2 beautiful kids and a lovely wife. Died from a 4 year battle with cancer. Very sad. The Antam Ardas was peaceful and comforting. But reoccurring message I kept hearing was that this was Guru's Hukam and he planned it...
It's been a while since I have posted something on this site so I thought I would incite some debate using the teachings of wise men from other regions.
Mos Egaardpeder Sen tells us that "Imagination, life is your creation" is the key to spiritual enlightenment.
I want to know what your...
What is fate?
What is destiny?
What is pre-ordained?
What is meant by references in Gurbani to things being written in our destiny?
ਭੁਗਤਿ ਗਿਆਨੁ ਦਇਆ ਭੰਡਾਰਣਿ ਘਟਿ ਘਟਿ ਵਾਜਹਿ ਨਾਦ ॥
Bẖugaṯ gi▫ān ḏa▫i▫ā bẖandāraṇ gẖat gẖat vājėh nāḏ.
Let spiritual wisdom be your food, and...
Manjul Bajaj, Mar 8, 2010
THE TIMES OF INDIA
Jaswinder Kaur Sidhu. Tina Isa. Hatin Surucu. Vandana Bhadodiya. A Sikh girl from Toronto. A Palestinian girl in the...
This is more of a general question that doesn't just pertain to Sikhism but many other religions like Christianity and Islam. Matter of fact, I usually use the example with western religions who have the idea of Heaven and Hell but I would like to hear an answer from an Eastern perspective.
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa
Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh
Guru Sahib Ji & destiny
One summer when Satguru Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj was travelling, he reached a garden where he camped for the day. It so happened that the king's pir (spiritual advisor), was also camping at the same place.
It is a paradox that everyone is here for the same reason and yet everyone has an individual purpose. Everyone is here to experience life as deeply as possible, and yet your individual purpose is to explore your unique character. Everyone, therefore, has an unique function within the infinite...
Punjab Prisoner of Destiny
THE spate of publicity on the achievements of the Akali BJP government in Punjab would make any one laugh if not sad. Mere signing of a feasibility study for metros in Ludhiana and Amritsar...
It is a part of play staged by Him, we all are merely players and as such wisdom and blessing are accorded to each individual as per the part.
A very good write up, quite impressed. But there is no escape but to pray for His grace. Guru Nanak in Japji sahib has clearly indicated, 'moh kai...
Was It Pre destined?
A question that has been my constant companion for quite some time is “ As to why do we do wrong or commit something that is branded as wrong as per sikhi”.
I have been asking this from many persons but all of them laughed at and never answered. The search is on. It has...
This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Jaithsree on Pannaa 709
BwvI audoq krxM hir rmxM sMjog pUrnh ]
gopwl drs BytM sPl nwnk so mhUrqh ]1]
kIm n skw pwie suK imqI hU bwhry ]
nwnk sw vylVI prvwxu ijqu imlµdVo mw iprI ]2]
bhaavee oudhoth karana(n) har ramana(n) sa(n)jog...
Can prayer change things or destiny?
Those who offer prayers sincerely, know the efficacy and value of prayer. Other people think that prayer may give consolation and peace to man but cannot affect physical events, because the universe is...
A Sikh destiny: The goal for Indians as Canadians should be to re-learn our culture and the lessons of our ancestors
Special to the Sun
... do not accept the belief that while the body perishes the soul survives," Singh says in the preface to Death at my Doorstep, contradicting Sikh beliefs even ...