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Positive Thought Series

Goodbye 2018, Welcome 2019.

By on December 31, 2018

Wish all my relatives and friends a happy new year. Let Lord Almighty bestow on each one of us his benedictions on the following.A. Health.B. Professional Progress.C. Social Grace.D. Sense of Righteousness and Propriety.E. Consideration towards fellow humans.F. Nobility of thought and action.G. Humanity and Empathy.H. Personal and…

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Your Choice!

By on December 30, 2018

Life can be very simple and beautiful. It can also be very complex and frustrating. It is the way you choose to live life. We can choose to be simple, caring, patient, open, mature, carefree, kind and considerate; Or we can choose to be egotist, unkind, haughty, critical, greedy,…

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Saint or Sinner!

By on December 29, 2018

I admit that I am full of imperfections, as many imperfections as remedies to which I have been articulating regularly, though with earnest desire to improve. Some may mistake me as a good person in the same sense as Sheikh Farid a famous Sufi saint had said.“ਕਾਲੇ ਮੈਂਡੇ ਕੱਪੜੇ…

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All are my Friends!

By on December 28, 2018

Let us Reach a stage where all are Friends and none is Enemy, since Light of Him resides in All.” A quote from Shri Guru Granth Sahib (SGGS).“ਬਸਿਰ ਗਈ ਸਭ ਤਾਿਤ ਪਰਾਈ ॥बिसर गयी सभ तात परायी.bisar ga-ee sabh taat paraa-ee.I have totally forgotten my jealousy of others,ਜਬ ਤੇ…

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Be Good at Heart!

By on December 27, 2018

Be Good at Heart and You will achieve great things. Bulle Shah’s Poem bears testimony to this.”“Je rab milda nahateya dhoteya,  te rab milda dadduan machiyan.Je rab milda jangal phiryaan,  te rab milda gaiyaan bachiyan.Je rab milda mandir – masiti, te milda cham chidikhiyan.Ve miyan Bulleya rab onhan noon mildadil niytaan achiyyan…

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Learn from Birds!

By on December 25, 2018

Learn Life from the Birds, They live day to day, Never hoard anything, yet remain Satisfied. An excerpt from the famous Sufi poet ‘Bulle Shah’.“Vaikh Bandeya! Aasmana te Urday Panchi,( O Human, look at the birds flying in the Sky)Na O Karde Rizq Zakhira, Na O Bhukhe Marde Ne.(…

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By on December 25, 2018

Tuesday, as per Indian/Hindu beliefs is a day of Gods and Goddesses, Veg Food, Fasting and Prayers. Scientifically these rituals help in cleaning and purification of body and mind.”

Tuesday is also dedicated to Lord Hanuman and Mangal, the planet Mars. Devotees also listen to Hanuman Chalisa. Hindus fast to…

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Peace and Bliss!

By on December 24, 2018

Be good, be kind and be forgiving to All. Do not compare and compete with others rather compete with yourself to improve your own performance.Every man is uniquly endowed with special and specific qualities. Thank Lord for what you have. Follow theses and you would get internal peace and…

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Connecting with Self!

By on December 24, 2018

Explore and Connect with your Inner self. Life is a celebration and not a burden. I am reminded of a verse of

Sri Guru Ram Das Ji the fourth Sikh Guru, who advised all to shed ego, attachment, connect with Divine and achieve inner peace and joy forever. (…


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Devadasis, Servant of Gods!

By on October 23, 2018

While “Metoo” campaign by the Indian film industry starlets is going strong, we often forget more terrible exploitation of women in India. In fact these lesser mortals have no say whatsoever. I am referring to Devadasis or Jogini in other words girls wedded to God.

There are over 90000 such…


Hello this is  Gurcharan Aulakh.
(Retired Major General from Indian Army). I was commissioned in Corps of Signals in 1971 and retired in May 2009.