Kabir Association of Canada

LOVE AND ABSORPTION IN GOD

lagan kathin more bhāī, guru se   lagan kathin more bhāī, guru se lagan kathin more bhāī – chorus lagan lage bin kāj nā sari hai, jīw parlai tarjāī —   mirgā nād shabd kā bhedī, shabd sunan ko jāī, soi shabd suni prān det hai, taniko na man me darāī — taji dhan dhām satī…
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KNOWLEDGE: ACADEMIC OR SPIRITUAL?

KNOWLEDGE: ACADEMIC OR SPIRITUAL?   Everybody knows the value of education. All parents wish their children to have the best education they can afford. Often, parents urge their children to be the top student in the class, and children become stressed if they cannot meet their parents’ expectations. It is known that some students cannot…
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PERCEPTION DICTATES BEHAVIOUR

PERCEPTION DICTATES BEHAVIOUR We know that perception is what we are aware of by using our sense organs. We see and hear, and the things sensed, becomes our perception. Seeing a rainbow is similar to perceiving a rainbow. And we are happy with such perception, and we do not have to behave in any particular…
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THE CONUNDRUM OF WHITE SUPREMACY!

THE CONUNDRUM OF WHITE SUPREMACY!   Being bombarded with news about white supremacy and violence everyday is very disconcerting. And we cannot actively do anything about, especially as it is encouraged or condoned by leaders of the country as seen in the U.S. But white supremacy is an international presence. Another name for it is…
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LET’S AIM FOR LOVE AND HARMONY

LET’S AIM FOR LOVE AND HARMONY   आपातजेऔरहरिभजे, नखसिखतजेविकार सबजीवनसेनिरवैररहे, साधुमताहैसार सतगुरु कबीर   Give up the pride of caste and clan and do heartfelt devotion to God. Give up all your faults of lust, greed, anger attachments, hate, ego and others. Caste aside enmity towards everyone. This is the basic principle of the saints.…
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SATGURU KABIR – JAYANTI 2019

SATGURU KABIR – JAYANTI 2019   Six hundred and twenty-one years ago Satguru Kabir came into the world to enlighten people to the Divinity that is their inner Self. He urged people to seek this Truth, and live in spiritual freedom. Purity of life, a guru and meditation are helpful in reaching the goal.   …
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SPIRITUAL ART OF GIVING

Giving is one of the salient features of spiritual life. It is implanted in us as a duty to give to the poor and needy people, to give to religious and welfare organizations, to give to health institutions such as hospitals, and so forth. The act of giving is a noble one. It enhances our…
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CULTIVATE UNIVERSAL VALUES

CULTIVATE UNIVERSAL VALUES   If you want to experience what spirituality is, and the peace and happiness that accompany it, then you need to cultivate certain universal values. These values would guide your thoughts, perceptions and behaviour, and allow you to live a positive life. You would experience an inner tranquility that will not be…
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WORRYING: AN UNDESIRABLE HABIT

WORRYING: AN UNDESIRABLE HABIT   One of my face book friends wrote. “although I don’t have any materialistic desires I still worry about grandchildren, their future, getting older, sickness and catching up with work around the house.” This was in response to my last post, “Can We Enjoy Freedom.”   This is the common situation…
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THE POWER OF SELF

THE POWER OF SELF   Without the Self, you don’t exist. The Self in reality is You! Without the Self, the body, though marvelously engineered by the Master Engineer, is only a shell. Of itself, it has no consciousness. It cannot independently function. It would not have a “beginning”, so not existing. What then is…
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