Guru Nanak Dev Ji, believed men and women are equal and therefore women cannot be considered inferior. To woman we marry, of woman are we born, of woman conceived, by woman is the civilization continued. It is by woman that the entire social order is maintained. Then “why call her bad? From her Kings are born”
How can we be be present in the moment & act mindfully? This quote by Guru Nanak dev ji is guiding us to check that we are treating women equally.
- REFLECT: Find time to meditate and once you are settled think of any time if you have consciously or unconsciously thought of her looked down on women?
- RESPOND: In future how you can be mindful and what will you do?
- INTEGRATE: Any time in future, when you may face a situation where you find yourself not acting with mindfully, Pause. Breathe, remember this quote. Choose your actions and in this way Respond vs. Reacting
“Why call her Bad? From her, Kings are born.”
Guru Nanak Dev Ji
About the Author of Quote: Guru Nanak Dev Ji. (Gurmukhi: ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ), was the founder and first Guru of Sikhism, was born in the year 1469, in the village Talwandi which is located in the Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent. Read More
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