FROM HERE TO ETERNITY
by I. J. Singh
At his very last moment, one who thinks of wealth, and dies in such thoughts, shall be reincarnated over and over again, as a serpent.
He who dies in thoughts of women shall return as a prostitute.
One who dies thinking of mansions shall be reincarnated...
Question about the ultimate goal of man:
Does the soul "become God" and cease to be other than God OR does the soul become "one" with God while at the same time remaining other than God (a paradox to our human minds, being one and other at the same time)?
If we "become God" this would seem to...
Eternity and the Eternal life
Being a spiritual man, I can say on the strength of my own inner realization that the soul does not die. We know that we are eternal. We have come from God, we are in God, we are growing into God and we are going to fulfill God. Life and death are like two rooms...
This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Raag Gauree on Pannaa 253
AMqir mn qn bis rhy eIq aUq ky mIq ]
guir pUrY aupdyisAw nwnk jpIAY nIq ]1]
a(n)thar man than bas rehae eeth ooth kae meeth ||
gur poorai oupadhaesiaa naanak japeeai neeth ||1||
The One who...
Aasaa, Fifth Mehl:
For a moment of sexual pleasure, you shall suffer in pain for millions of days.
For an instant, you may savor pleasure, but afterwards, you shall regret it, again and again. ||1||
O blind man, meditate on the Lord, the Lord, your King.
Your day is drawing near...