A Balanced and Learned Person; Perspective from Sikh Scriptures!

A learned and knowledgeable person is endowed with many qualities and facets of life. He/she is a balanced personality and behaves as per the situation. Sikh scriptures state that such a person is a King among the Kings and when it comes to renunciation and detachment, he/she behaves like an Ascetic. Similarly among a household, … More A Balanced and Learned Person; Perspective from Sikh Scriptures!

Humility and Empathy are the virtues of a noble Person!

  Humility and Empathy are the hallmarks of noble men and the grace of their character. I quote excerpts from Gurbani ( Sri Guru Granth Sahib- SGGS ) to illustrate this point. ‘Sukhi Basse Maskeenia, aap niwar tale, Bade bade Hankariye Nanak garab gale!’ ( Maskeenia lived a happy life after conceding defeat, as haughty … More Humility and Empathy are the virtues of a noble Person!

Feel Alive!

Today evening while sipping my small peg of whisky, I am reminded of a beautiful gazal sung by Gulam Ali which reads as under. ” Hangama hai Kyun Barpa, Thodi see Jo pee lee Hai, Daka to nahi dala , Chori to nahi ki Hai,” ‘ Why there is so much fuss that I have … More Feel Alive!