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Baarah Maahaa : Poh


poiK quKwru n ivAwpeI kMiT imilAw hir nwhu ]

pokh tukhaar na vi-aapa-ee kanth mili-aa har naahu.

In the month of Poh, the cold does not touch those, whom the Husband Lord hugs close in His Embrace.

mnu byiDAw crnwribMd drsin lgVw swhu ]

man bayDhi-aa charnaarbind darsan lagrhaa saahu.

Their minds are transfixed by His Lotus Feet. They are attached to the Blessed Vision of the Lord's Darshan.

Et goivMd gopwl rwie syvw suAwmI lwhu ]

ot govind gopaal raa-ay sayvaa su-aamee laahu.

Seek the Protection of the Lord of the Universe; His service is truly profitable.

ibiKAw poih n skeI imil swDU gux gwhu ]

bikhi-aa pohi na sak-ee mil saaDhoo gun gaahu.

Corruption shall not touch you, when you join the Holy Saints and sing the Lord's Praises.

jh qy aupjI qh imlI scI pRIiq smwhu ]

jah tay upjee tah milee sachee pareet samaahu.

From where it originated, there the soul is blended again. It is absorbed in the Love of the True Lord.

kru gih lInI pwrbRhim bhuiV n ivCuVIAwhu ]

kar geh leenee paarbarahm bahurh na vichhurhi-aahu.

When the Supreme Lord God grasps someone's hand, he shall never again suffer separation from Him.

bwir jwau lK byrIAw hir sjxu Agm Agwhu ]

baar jaa-o lakh bayree-aa har sajan agam agaahu.

I am a sacrifice, 100,000 times, to the Lord, my Friend, the Unapproachable and Unfathomable.

srm peI nwrwiexY nwnk dir peIAwhu ]

saram pa-ee naaraa-inai naanak dar pa-ee-aahu.

Please preserve my honor, Lord; Nanak begs at Your Door.

poKu suohMdw srb suK ijsu bKsy vyprvwhu ]11]

pokh sohandaa sarab sukh jis bakhsay vayparvaahu. ||11||

Poh is beautiful, and all comforts come to that one, whom the Carefree Lord has forgiven. ||11||

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