Monday, December 05, 2016
Gateway to Sikhism

 

Sukhmani Sahib Asthapadee13 Pauree 7-8



sMq kw doKI ibgV rUpu hoie jwie ]

sant kaa dokhee bigarh roop ho-ay jaa-ay.

The slanderer of the Saint becomes deformed.

 sMq ky doKI kau drgh imlY sjwie ]

sant kay dokhee ka-o dargeh milai sajaa-ay.

The slanderer of the Saint receives his punishment in the Court of the Lord.

 sMq kw doKI sdw shkweIAY ]

sant kaa dokhee sadaa sahkaa-ee-ai.

The slanderer of the Saint is eternally in limbo.

 sMq kw doKI n mrY n jIvweIAY ]

sant kaa dokhee na marai na jeevaa-ee-ai.

He does not die, but he does not live either.

 sMq ky doKI kI pujY n Awsw ]

sant kay dokhee kee pujai na aasaa.

The hopes of the slanderer of the Saint are not fulfilled.

 sMq kw doKI auiT clY inrwsw ]

sant kaa dokhee uth chalai niraasaa.

The slanderer of the Saint departs disappointed.

 sMq kY doiK n iqRstY koie ]

sant kai dokh na taristai ko-ay.

Slandering the Saint, no one attains satisfaction.

 jYsw BwvY qYsw koeI hoie ]

jaisaa bhaavai taisaa ko-ee ho-ay.

As it pleases the Lord, so do people become;

 pieAw ikrqu n mytY koie ]

pa-i-aa kirat na maytai ko-ay.

no one can erase their past actions.

 nwnk jwnY scw soie ]7]

naanak jaanai sachaa so-ay. ||7||

O Nanak, the True Lord alone knows all. ||7||

 sB Gt iqs ky Ehu krnYhwru ]

sabh ghat tis kay oh karnaihaar.

All hearts are His; He is the Creator.

 sdw sdw iqs kau nmskwru ]

sadaa sadaa tis ka-o namaskaar.

Forever and ever, I bow to Him in reverence.

 pRB kI ausqiq krhu idnu rwiq ]

parabh kee ustat karahu din raat.

Praise God, day and night.

 iqsih iDAwvhu swis igrwis ]

tiseh Dhi-aavahu saas giraas.

Meditate on Him with every breath and morsel of food.

 sBu kCu vrqY iqs kw kIAw ]

sabh kachh vartai tis kaa kee-aa.

Everything happens as He wills.

 jYsw kry qYsw ko QIAw ]

jaisaa karay taisaa ko thee-aa.

As He wills, so people become.

 Apnw Kylu Awip krnYhwru ]

apnaa khayl aap karnaihaar.

He Himself is the play, and He Himself is the actor.

 dUsr kaunu khY bIcwru ]

doosar ka-un kahai beechaar.

Who else can speak or deliberate upon this?

 ijs no ik®pw krY iqsu Awpn nwmu dyie ]

jis no kirpaa karai tis aapan naam day-ay.

He Himself gives His Name to those, upon whom He bestows His Mercy.

 bfBwgI nwnk jn syie ]8]13]

badbhaagee naanak jan say-ay. ||8||13||

Very fortunate, O Nanak, are those people. ||8||13||

WorldGurudwaras.com
Worldgurudwaras.com will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

The etymology of the term 'gurdwara' is from the words 'Gur (ਗੁਰ)' (a reference to the Sikh Gurus) and 'Dwara (ਦੁਆਰਾ)' (gateway in Gurmukhi), together meaning 'the gateway through which the Guru could be reached'. Thereafter, all Sikh places of worship came to be known as gurdwaras.
SearchGurbani.com
SearchGurbani.com brings to you a unique and comprehensive approach to explore and experience the word of God. It has the Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, Amrit Kirtan Gutka, Bhai Gurdaas Vaaran, Sri Dasam Granth Sahib and Kabit Bhai Gurdas . You can explore these scriptures page by page, by chapter index or search for a keyword. The Reference section includes Mahankosh, Guru Granth Kosh,and exegesis like Faridkot Teeka, Guru Granth Darpan and lot more.
TheSikhEncyclopedia.com
Encyclopedias encapsulate accurate information in a given area of knowledge and have indispensable in an age which the volume and rapidity of social change are making inaccessible much that outside one's immediate domain of concentration.At the time when Sikhism is attracting world wide notice, an online reference work embracing all essential facets of this vibrant faithis a singular contribution to the world of knowledge.
TheSikhEncyclopedia.com