Kabir Association of Canada

RACISM

Racism is a dark stain on the wisdom of humanity. Imagine a world in which all the different species of animals fought with one another because of their “race!” If different breeds of dogs did that, there would be a real worldwide dogfight! Unfortunately, there are people that accept and promote racism. For them it…
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UNDERSTANDING KARMA

UNDERSTANDING KARMA   Life is full of conditions, events and life situations due to karma, that are hard to understand. Sages, philosophers and scientists have tried to find answers with varying results, and the answers found by one are not usually the same as those found by the others. Thus, there are often different streams…
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LET DIWALI’S LIGHT SHINE IN US!

LET DIWALI’S LIGHT SHINE IN US! The Divine Light is within you. It is the Divine Light of the soul manifesting as life and consciousness. This Light is from the source that we call God. No other light in the universe can be compared with it. This is the season of Diwali which is the…
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KABIR PANTH IN TRINIDAD

This book by Professor Nepaulsingh of Trinidad outlines the contribution of Kabir Panthis to the development of Trinidad. Here are the covers, but the book will be available in a few weeks time. This is the first time such a book is being written, and I thank Professor Nepaulsingh for his foresight. Once the book…
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SPEED AND MODERN LIVING      

SPEED AND MODERN LIVING We are living in an increasingly complex world, and the pace of life in all aspects is increasing rapidly. Think of the instant communication made possible by the use of satellites, Internet, email, and whatsap. Disasters in one part of the world are instantly known everywhere, thanks to the ingenuity of…
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THE MIND: FUNCTIONS AND CONTROL # 3

THE MIND: FUNCTIONS AND CONTROL # 3 We must remember that the mind is only a servant. What controls the mind? There has to be an intellect. It is the intellect that decides what the mind should do and not do. It is like the super ego of Freud, who says that the mind has…
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ABSOLUTE TRUTH AND RELATIVE TRUTH

ABSOLUTE TRUTH AND RELATIVE TRUTH We can discuss truth under two headings: Absolute Truth and relative truth In Absolute Truth there is no second. The term Absolute is final, nothing beyond. So we can say God is Truth and Truth is God. This Truth is spelled with a capital T. There is nothing beyond God,…
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The Kabir Panth

  [ I just came across this from an old issue of the Kabir Voice, March 1986, of the Kabir Association of Canada. I was the editor of the Kabir Voice. This reader had an interesting observation. My response then is given here.]   Dear Editor, Saheb Bandagee, With every issue of the `Kabir Voice’ …
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THE MIND:  FUNCTIONS AND CONTROL  # 2

THE MIND:  FUNCTIONS AND CONTROL  # 2 The mind behaves in a similar fashion as the waves of the ocean. The mind can be very still, as when you are in meditation. Your mind is well controlled, like the calm water of a serene lake. But the waves form from the calm water when it…
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THE MIND:  FUNCTIONS AND CONTROL 

  THE MIND:  FUNCTIONS AND CONTROL   Satguru Kabir said that the mind is the cause of bondage and liberation. Tagore said that every person, at birth, is given the key of heaven, and the same key also unlocks the door to hell.   So what is the mind?  It is very difficult to define…
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