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What are the khands?

asked 2018-02-01 13:55:40 -0600

strongKaur gravatar image

updated 2018-02-01 14:06:10 -0600

Karam Khand, Gyan Khand, Dharam khand, etc.? Please explain in simple language, thanks.

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answered 2018-02-01 17:23:10 -0600

Guruka Singh gravatar image

updated 2018-02-02 16:13:59 -0600

They are states of consciousness, realms you can experience. For a deeper dive: "The Five Khands in Japji"

Re: the Lavan. The Lavan is both instructions as well as description of the stages on the householder's path to liberation. Five Khands. Four rounds. Here is my most recent English translation of the Lavan.

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answered 2018-02-01 19:37:09 -0600

strongKaur gravatar image

thank you! that explains a lot. I am wondering that since the laavan of the anand karaj also define stages of spiritual development, do these correlate with the Khands as well?

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