Sukhmani Sahib Asthapadee 24 Pauree 7-8
iehu inDwnu jpY min koie ]
ih niDhaan japai man ko-ay.
One who chants this treasure in his mind
sB jug mih qw kI giq hoie ]
sabh jug meh taa kee gat ho-ay.
– in every age, he attains salvation.
gux goibMd nwm Duin bwxI ]
gun gobind naam Dhun banee.
In it is the Glory of God, the Naam, the chanting of Gurbani.
isimRiq swsqR byd bKwxI ]
simrit saastar bayd bakhaanee.
The Simritees, the Shaastras and the Vedas speak of it.
sgl mqWq kyvl hir nwm ]
sagal mataaNt kayval har naam.
The essence of all religion is the Lord’s Name alone.
goibMd Bgq kY min ibsRwm ]
gobind bhagat kai man bisraam.
It abides in the minds of the devotees of God.
koit ApRwD swDsMig imtY ]
kot apraaDh saaDhsang mitai.
Millions of sins are erased, in the Company of the Holy.
sMq ik®pw qy jm qy CutY ]
sant kirpaa tay jam tay chhutai.
By the Grace of the Saint, one escapes the Messenger of Death.
jw kY msqik krm pRiB pwey ]
jaa kai mastak karam parabh paa-ay.
Those, who have such pre-ordained destiny on their foreheads,
swD srix nwnk qy Awey ]7]
saaDh saran naanak tay aa-ay. ||7||
O Nanak, enter the Sanctuary of the Saints. ||7||
ijsu min bsY sunY lwie pRIiq ]
jis man basai sunai laa-ay pareet.
One, within whose mind it abides, and who listens to it with love
iqsu jn AwvY hir pRBu cIiq ]
tis jan aavai har parabh cheet.
– that humble person consciously remembers the Lord God.
jnm mrn qw kw dUKu invwrY ]
janam maran taa kaa dookh nivaarai.
The pains of birth and death are removed.
dulB dyh qqkwl auDwrY ]
dulabh dayh tatkaal uDhaarai.
The human body, so difficult to obtain, is instantly redeemed.
inrml soBw AMimRq qw kI bwnI ]
nirmal sobhaa amrit taa kee baanee.
Spotlessly pure is his reputation, and ambrosial is his speech.
eyku nwmu mn mwih smwnI ]
ayk naam man maahi samaanee.
The One Name permeates his mind.
dUK rog ibnsy BY Brm ]
dookh rog binsay bhai bharam.
Sorrow, sickness, fear and doubt depart.
swD nwm inrml qw ky krm ]
saaDh naam nirmal taa kay karam.
He is called a Holy person; his actions are immaculate and pure.
sB qy aUc qw kI soBw bnI ]
sabh tay ooch taa kee sobhaa banee.
His glory becomes the highest of all.
nwnk ieh guix nwmu suKmnI ]8]24]
naanak ih gun naam sukhmanee. ||8||24||
O Nanak, by these Glorious Virtues, this is named Sukhmani, Peace of mind. ||8||24||