|1. Do not bow to him, Who assumes the role of a Guru
and yet goes about begging.
Guru I, Sarang Rag
| 2. Why should he go a-bigging, Who always lives
Guru I, Ramkali Rag
|3. Seeking happiness, man undergoes much suffering,
And enslaves himself to many a man; Like a dog he knocks about from
door to door, But never realizes the Nam of God.
Guru IX, ASA RAG
|4. Says Farid, my Master, may I never go to another
man's door, And if ever I am reduced to such a strait, Then take away
this soul from my body.
|5. I serve my Master, And I beg from no one else.
Guru I, Dhanasri Rag
|6. Woe to him who goes a-begging to another man:
He, who begs from God, attains salvation.
Guru V, Dhanasri Rag
7. Beg from God All that you need.
Guru V, Dhansri Rag