(Self)awareness

After many years of apprenticeship, a monk attained the rank of Zen Teacher and decided to go over to visit his old, respected Zen Master. It was raining and when he walked into the house the Zen Master asked, “Did you leave your wooden clogs and umbrella out on the porch?” “Yes” responded the Teacher. …

Timeless dialogue

“Mann lago yaar faqiri mein Aakhir yeh tann khaak milega kyun phirta maghroori mein Guru Gobind do-u khade kaa ke lagoon paaye Balihari Guru aapne Gobind diyo milaaye Maalaa kahe hai kaath ki tu kyaa phere mohe Mann ka mankaa pher de so turant milaa dun tohe” – Kabir [(My) being is engrossed in devotion …

Who am I

“Bulleya, kii jaanaan mein kaun.. Naa mein momin vichh maseetan, naa mein vichh kufr diyaan reetaan …naa mein andar ved kitaabaan, naa vichh bhangaan naa sharaabaan …naa main bhed mazhab daa paayaa, naa mein Adam havvaa jaayaa… …avval aakhir aap nun jaanaan, naa koi dooja hor pehchaanan… …mehthon hor na koi sayaanaa, Bulla! O kharhaa …