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What Gurbani’s view on the Four Yugs (eras of times)?

A “Yug” in Hindu philosophy is the name of an ‘epoch’ or ‘era’ within a cycle of four ages. These are (1) Sat Yug, Treta Yug, Dvaapar Yug and finally Kal Yug, which are equated with the Roman Golden, Silver, Bronze and Iron Ages respectively by E. Burgess. According to Indian astronomy and Hindu Mythology, […]

Explain the theory of Karma and punishment. Is our destiny fixed or can it change?

Karma is a spiritual law. It is not really a punishment so much as just a system or web. It works much like a physical law; every physical action has a reaction. Good karma will bring the fruit of good karma and bad will bring bad. But regardless of good or bad, the individual is […]