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  1. Dr. D. P. Singh

    Truthful Being (Sachiara) - Concept and its Relevance in Global Context

    Truthful Being (Sachiara) - Concept and its Relevance in Global Context Dr. Devinder Pal Singh All of us want to live a fulfilled life, and all our actions are directed towards this purpose. There is always a nagging feeling in our hearts as if there is some need, and we wish to...
  2. Dr. D. P. Singh

    Sikhism ਪੁਸਤਕ: ਗੁਰਬਾਣੀ ਦੀ ਸਰਲ ਵਿਆਖਿਆ, ਲੇਖਕ: ਪ੍ਰੋ. ਹਰਦੇਵ ਸਿੰਘ ਵਿਰਕ, ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ

    ਗੁਰਬਾਣੀ ਦੀ ਸਰਲ ਵਿਆਖਿਆ ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ ਪੁਸਤਕ ਦਾ ਨਾਮ: ਗੁਰਬਾਣੀ ਦੀ ਸਰਲ ਵਿਆਖਿਆ ਲੇਖਕ: ਪ੍ਰੋ. ਹਰਦੇਵ ਸਿੰਘ ਵਿਰਕ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਕ : ਪੰਜ ਪਾਣੀ ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ਨ, ਮੋਹਾਲੀ, ਇੰਡੀਆ। ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ ਸਾਲ : 2017, ਕੀਮਤ: 150 ਰੁਪਏ ; ਪੰਨੇ: 120 ਰਿਵਿਊ ਕਰਤਾ: ਡਾ. ਦੇਵਿੰਦਰ ਪਾਲ ਸਿੰਘ, ਡਾਇਰੈਕਟਰ, ਸੈਂਟਰ ਫਾਰ ਅੰਡਰਸਟੈਂਡਿੰਗ ਸਿੱਖਇਜ਼ਮ...
  3. D

    Sikhi Moh, Maya, Compassiona, Faith & More

    Prelude We have all been taught that Maya is money. After all, it is a simple translation. Maya is in fact, anything that has gotten a hold of you. Cigarettes, drugs, alcohol. In my case, it was astrology. And once it reigns its hold on you, it will do anything to keep you in your place...
  4. N

    What Is View Of Sikhism On Lending Money To Someone?

    Should one lead money to someone? In case yes, what will be the key things one should consider? Will you lead to person who has kaam, krod, lobh, moh and ahankar?
  5. findingmyway

    Simro Raam Naam Ath Nirmal Awar | ਸਿਮਰਹੁ ਰਾਮ ਨਾਮੁ ਅਤਿ ਨਿਰਮਲੁ

    ]This is a shabad mentioned by respected member Gyani ji a few times so I was keen to explore further. I have given the shabad and literal word meanings. Please have a go at putting these together and share your understanding of what you think the shabad is telling us. Please share how the...
  6. findingmyway

    Hau Vari Jeeo | ਹਉ ਵਾਰੀ ਜੀਉ ਵਾਰੀ ਮਾਇਆ ਮੋਹੁ ਸਬਦਿ ਜਲਾਵਣਿਆ

    With discussion of difficult times and what we can do over the past week, I thought this shabad would be pertinent. Ang 129. As always literal translation from Sant Singh Khalsa in black with my understanding in green underneath. My interpretation is inspired mostly by Prof Sahib Singh...
  7. H

    What Actually Are The 3 Worlds? And Is Maya Limited Only To The Physical Plane?

    to my understanding this three worlds are physical plane, astral plane and casual or mental plane..in all this 3 planes, Time and death is everywhere..in other words death will never leave us. if naams are not earned in a human birth on physical planes then after death we will still wonder in...
  8. BhagatSingh

    General Bani Of Sant Kabir Das 1

    Bani of Sant Kabir Das, Shabad #1, starts at very bottom of page 91 and goes into page 92 Introduction: Sant Kabir Das was an orphan found by a young Muslim couple who wanted to have a baby, and was taught how to weave by his father at an early age. He was into spirituality and knew that if he...
  9. R


    "MAYA" One lives under veil of "MAYA" World is enticed with "MAYA" In disillusion one leaves the "righteous path" What HUMAN have without "GURU's LEARNING" Human "EGO" is fuel of "MAYA" 10 "EMOTIONS" are "MAYA" and result "DUALITY" or "DUBIDHA" is result of "MAYA" 5 Physical Senses are...
  10. Harry Haller

    General On A Scale Of Most Severe, Which Vice Affects You The Most?

    Gurfatehji In a recent thread, the concept arose of facets of the Creator that had always been inside us, from birth to present day. By the same token, I think one or more of the five thieves have also been inside us, from birth to present day, I think we all got something good and something...
  11. findingmyway

    Three Qualities Of Maya

    There is a shabad on ang 33 that has one section which I cannot fathom and would appreciate some help. I understand the general gist of the shabad - it is that we can connect to Naam through following the path of the Guru Granth Sahib ji (discussed in more detail here...
  12. S

    Please Expound On These Concepts In Sikhi: Sat, Santokh, Sanjam And Maya

    I am after following definations: -Sat -Santokh -Sanjam -Maya I will really appreciate if somebody explain above. Thanx
  13. Taranjeet singh

    Maya - She Had Them All

    Yes , she has made fool of lots. As per bani she is stated to be a product of the Creator. There must be some purpose then. Well, It is not known to me. Not at all. Yet Guru Sahibaan have stated that it is powerful and has ruined the great Devas as well by her three qualities. If one has to...
  14. spnadmin

    Maya - Appearances Are Deceiving

    Rotating Pink Dots - If you stare at the blinking pink dots, you will see only one color, pink. If you look at the the + in the center, you'll see a circle of pink dots and a rotating green dot. But, if you stare at the + without moving your eyes, the pink dots will disappear and you will see...
  15. Admin

    The Concept Of Maya

    Maya means inexplicability. The term Maya is often used in the sense of illusion. Maya is regarded as the material cause of the universe. Maya is so called because the universe is resolve (ma) into it, and is evolved (ya) from it. Maya is one of the bonds of the soul. The world of Maya is...
  16. V


    MAYA ABSTRACT ਮਾਇਆ ਚਿਤ੍ਰ ਬਚਿਤ੍ਰ ਬਿਮੋਹਿਤ ਬਿਰਲਾ ਬੂਝੈ ਕੋਈ ॥ Mā¬i¬ā cẖiṯar bacẖiṯar bimohiṯ birlā būjẖai ko¬ī. The marvelous image of Maya is so fascinating; how few understand this? Namdev, Raag Asa, AGGS, Page, 485-2 ਇਸੁ ਜਰ ਕਾਰਣਿ ਘਣੀ ਵਿਗੁਤੀ ਇਨਿ ਜਰ ਘਣੀ ਖੁਆਈ ॥ ਪਾਪਾ ਬਾਝਹੁ ਹੋਵੈ ਨਾਹੀ ਮੁਇਆ...
  17. Astroboy

    Our 4 Days In Maya

    The given definition of Maya at this link maya - definition of maya by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia. The transitory, manifold appearance of the sensible world, which obscures the undifferentiated spiritual reality from which it originates; the illusory appearance of...
  18. N

    Mind Soul And Maya

    Extract taken from elsewhere on internet. Let me share with you some understanding about mind I got from Gurbani. In fact most of the Gurbani is adressasd to our mind because our mind is us. Whatever we think ,do and dream is from our mind. Mind is called 'jeev' in Gurbani. SGGS discusses...