Sukhmani Sahib-The Sikh Prayers
Sukhmani Sahib Asthapadee 09 Pauree 3-4
BgauqI BgvMq Bgiq kw rMgu ]
bhag-utee bhagvant bhagat kaa rang.
The true Bhagaautee, the devotee of Adi Shakti, loves the devotional worship of God.
sgl iqAwgY dust kw sMgu ]
sagal ti-aagai dusat kaa sang.
He forsakes the company of all wicked people.
mn qy ibnsY sglw Brmu ]
man tay binsai saglaa bharam.
All doubts are removed from his mind.
kir pUjY sgl pwrbRhmu ]
kar poojai sagal paarbarahm.
He performs devotional service to the Supreme Lord God in all.
swDsMig pwpw mlu KovY ]
saaDhsang paapaa mal khovai.
In the Company of the Holy, the filth of sin is washed away.
iqsu BgauqI kI miq aUqm hovY ]
tis bhag-utee kee mat ootam hovai.
The wisdom of such a Bhagaautee becomes supreme.
BgvMq kI thl krY inq nIiq ]
bhagvant kee tahal karai nit neet.
He constantly performs the service of the Supreme Lord God.
mnu qnu ArpY ibsn prIiq ]
man tan arpai bisan pareet.
He dedicates his mind and body to the Love of God.
hir ky crn ihrdY bswvY ]
har kay charan hirdai basaavai.
The Lotus Feet of the Lord abide in his heart.
nwnk AYsw BgauqI BgvMq kau pwvY ]3]
naanak aisaa bhag-utee bhagvant ka-o paavai. ||3||
O Nanak, such a Bhagaautee attains the Lord God. ||3||
so pMifqu jo mnu prboDY ]
so pandit jo man parboDhai.
He is a true Pandit, a religious scholar, who instructs his own mind.
rwm nwmu Awqm mih soDY ]
raam naam aatam meh soDhai.
He searches for the Lord’s Name within his own soul.
rwm nwm swru rsu pIvY ]
raam naam saar ras peevai.
He drinks in the Exquisite Nectar of the Lord’s Name.
ausu pMifq kY aupdyis jgu jIvY ]
us pandit kai updays jag jeevai.
By that Pandit’s teachings, the world lives.
hir kI kQw ihrdY bswvY ]
har kee kathaa hirdai basaavai.
He implants the Sermon of the Lord in his heart.
so pMifqu iPir join n AwvY ]
so pandit fir jon na aavai.
Such a Pandit is not cast into the womb of reincarnation again.
byd purwn isimRiq bUJY mUl ]
bayd puraan simrit boojhai mool.
He understands the fundamental essence of the Vedas, the Puraanas and the Simritees.
sUKm mih jwnY AsQUlu ]
sookham meh jaanai asthool.
In the unmanifest, he sees the manifest world to exist.
chu vrnw kau dy aupdysu ]
chahu varnaa ka-o day updays.
He gives instruction to people of all castes and social classes.
nwnk ausu pMifq kau sdw Adysu ]4]
naanak us pandit ka-o sadaa adays. ||4||
O Nanak, to such a Pandit, I bow in salutation forever. ||4||