Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, English Translation by Dr. Sant Singh Khalsa, MD; Phonetic Transliteration by Dr. Kulbir Singh Thind, MD

1386

Awp hI Dwrn Dwry kudriq hY dyKwry brnu ichnu nwhI muK n mswry ] (1386-1)
aap hee Dhaaran Dhaaray kudrat hai daykhaaray baran chihan naahee mukh na masaaray.
He Himself supports the Universe, revealing His All-powerful Creative Potency. He has no color, form, mouth or beard.

jnu nwnku Bgqu dir quil bRhm smsir eyk jIh ikAw bKwnY ] (1386-1)
jan naanak bhagat dar tul barahm samsar ayk jeeh ki-aa bakhaanai.
Your devotees are at Your Door, O God - they are just like You. How can servant Nanak describe them with only one tongue?

hW ik bil bil bil bil sd bilhwir ]3] (1386-2)
haaN ke bal bal bal bal sad balihaar. ||3||
I am a sacrifice, a sacrifice, a sacrifice, a sacrifice, forever a sacrifice to them. ||3||

srb gux inDwn kImiq n gwn Dwn aUcy qy aUcO jwnIjY pRB qyro Qwn ] (1386-3)
sarab gun niDhaanaN keemat na ga-yaana Dha-yaana oochay tay oochou jaaneejai parabh tayro thaanaN.
You are the Treasure of all virtue; who can know the value of Your spiritual wisdom and meditation? O God, Your Place is known as the highest of the high.

mnu Dnu qyro pRwn eykY sUiq hY jhwn kvn aupmw dyau bfy qy bfwn ] (1386-3)
man Dhan tayro paraanaN aykai soot hai jahaanaN kavan upmaa day-o baday tay badaanaN.
Mind, wealth and the breath of life belong to You alone, Lord. The world is strung upon Your Thread. What praises can I give to You? You are the Greatest of the great.

jwnY kaunu qyro Byau AlK Apwr dyau Akl klw hY pRB srb ko Dwn ] (1386-4)
jaanai ka-un tayro bhay-o alakh apaar day-o akal kalaa hai parabh sarab ko DhaanaN.
Who can know Your Mystery? O Unfathomable, Infinite, Divine Lord, Your Power is unstoppable. O God, You are the Support of all.

jnu nwnku Bgqu dir quil bRhm smsir eyk jIh ikAw bKwnY ] (1386-5)
jan naanak bhagat dar tul barahm samsar ayk jeeh ki-aa bakhaanai.
Your devotees are at Your Door, O God - they are just like You. How can servant Nanak describe them with only one tongue?

hW ik bil bil bil bil sd bilhwir ]4] (1386-5)
haaN ke bal bal bal bal sad balihaar. ||4||
I am a sacrifice, a sacrifice, a sacrifice, a sacrifice, forever a sacrifice to them. ||4||

inrMkwru Awkwr ACl pUrn AibnwsI ] (1386-6)
nirankaar aakaar achhal pooran abhinaasee.
O Formless, Formed, Undeceivable, Perfect, Imperishable,

hrKvMq Awnq rUp inrml ibgwsI ] (1386-6)
harakhvant aanant roop nirmal bigaasee.
Blissful, Unlimited, Beautiful, Immaculate, Blossoming Lord:

gux gwvih byAMq AMqu ieku iqlu nhI pwsI ] (1386-7)
gun gaavahi bay-ant ant ik til nahee paasee.
Countless are those who sing Your Glorious Praises, but they do not know even a tiny bit of Your extent.

jw kau hoNih ik®pwl su jnu pRB qumih imlwsI ] (1386-7)
jaa ka-o hoNhi kirpaal so jan parabh tumeh milaasee.
That humble being upon whom You shower Your Mercy meets with You, O God.

DMin DMin qy DMin jn ijh ik®pwlu hir hir BXau ] (1386-8)
Dhan Dhan tay Dhan jan jih kirpaal har har bha-ya-o.
Blessed, blessed, blessed are those humble beings, upon whom the Lord, Har, Har, showers His Mercy.

hir guru nwnku ijn prisAau is jnm mrx duh Qy rihE ]5] (1386-8)
har gur naanak jin parsi-o se janam maran duh thay rahi-o. ||5||
Whoever meets with the Lord through Guru Nanak is rid of both birth and death. ||5||

siq siq hir siq siq sqy siq BxIAY ] (1386-9)
sat sat har sat sat satay sat bhanee-ai.
The Lord is said to be True, True, True, True, the Truest of the True.

dUsr Awn n Avru purKu paUrwqnu suxIAY ] (1386-9)
doosar aan na avar purakh pa-uraatan sunee-ai.
There is no other like Him. He is the Primal Being, the Primal Soul.

AMimRqu hir ko nwmu lYq min sB suK pwey ] (1386-10)
amrit har ko naam lait man sabh sukh paa-ay.
Chanting the Ambrosial Name of the Lord, the mortal is blessed with all comforts.

jyh rsn cwiKE qyh jn iqRpiq AGwey ] (1386-10)
jayh rasan chaakhi-o tayh jan taripat aghaa-ay.
Those who taste it with their tongues, those humble beings are satisfied and fulfilled.

ijh Twkuru supRsMnu BXuo sqsMgiq iqh ipAwru ] (1386-11)
jih thaakur suparsan bha-yo satsangat tih pi-aar.
That person who becomes pleasing to his Lord and Master, loves the Sat Sangat, the True Congregation.

hir guru nwnku ijn@ prisE iqn@ sB kul kIE auDwru ]6] (1386-11)
har gur naanak jinH parsi-o tinH sabh kul kee-o uDhaar. ||6||
Whoever meets with the Lord through Guru Nanak, saves all his generations. ||6||

scu sBw dIbwxu scu scy pih DirE ] (1386-12)
sach sabhaa deebaan sach sachay peh Dhari-o.
True is His Congregation and His Court. The True Lord has established Truth.

scY qKiq invwsu scu qpwvsu kirE ] (1386-12)
sachai takhat nivaas sach tapaavas kari-o.
Sitting upon His Throne of Truth, He administers True Justice.

sic isrijau sMswru Awip AwBulu n Bulau ] (1386-13)
sach sirji-ya-o sansaar aap aabhul na bhula-o.
The True Lord Himself fashioned the Universe. He is Infallible, and does not make mistakes.

rqn nwmu Apwru kIm nhu pvY Amulau ] (1386-13)
ratan naam apaar keem nahu pavai amula-o.
The Naam, the Name of the Infinite Lord, is the jewel. Its value cannot be appraised - it is priceless.

ijh ik®pwlu hoXau guoibMdu srb suK iqnhU pwey ] (1386-14)
jih kirpaal ho-ya-o gobind sarab sukh tinhoo paa-ay.
That person, upon whom the Lord of the Universe showers His Mercy obtains all comforts.

hir guru nwnku ijn@ prisE qy bhuiV iPir join n Awey ]7] (1386-14)
har gur naanak jinH parsi-o tay bahurh fir jon na aa-ay. ||7||
Those who touch the Feet of the Lord through Guru Nanak, do not have to enter the cycle of reincarnation ever again. ||7||

kvnu jogu kaunu gwnu Dwnu kvn ibiD ausiq krIAY ] (1386-15)
kavan jog ka-un ga-yaan Dhayaan kavan biDh ustat karee-ai.
What is the Yoga, what is the spiritual wisdom and meditation, and what is the way, to praise the Lord?

isD swiDk qyqIs koir iqru kIm n prIAY ] (1386-16)
siDh saaDhik taytees kor tir keem na paree-ai.
The Siddhas and seekers and the three hundred thirty million gods cannot find even a tiny bit of the Lord's Value.

bRhmwidk snkwid syK gux AMqu n pwey ] (1386-16)
barahmaadik sankaad saykh gun ant na paa-ay.
Neither Brahma, nor Sanak, nor the thousand-headed serpent king can find the limits of His Glorious Virtues.

Aghu gihE nhI jwie pUir sRb rihE smwey ] (1386-17)
agahu gahi-o nahee jaa-ay poor sarab rahi-o samaa-ay.
The Inapprehensible Lord cannot be apprehended. He is pervading and permeating amongst all.

ijh kwtI islk dXwl pRiB syie jn lgy Bgqy ] (1386-17)
jih kaatee silak da-yaal parabh say-ay jan lagay bhagtay.
Those whom God has mercifully freed from their nooses - those humble beings are attached to His devotional worship.

hir guru nwnku ijn@ prisE qy ieq auq sdw mukqy ]8] (1386-18)
har gur naanak jinH parsi-o tay it ut sadaa muktay. ||8||
Those who meet with the Lord through Guru Nanak are liberated forever, here and hereafter. ||8||

pRB dwqau dwqwr pirau jwcku ieku srnw ] (1386-18)
parabh daata-o daataar pari-ya-o jaachak ik sarnaa.
I am a beggar; I seek the Sanctuary of God, the Giver of givers.

imlY dwnu sMq ryn jyh lig Baujlu qrnw ] (1386-19)
milai daan sant rayn jayh lag bha-ojal tarnaa.
Please bless me with the gift of the dust of the feet of the Saints; grasping them, I cross over the terrifying world-ocean.

ibniq krau Ardwis sunhu jy Twkur BwvY ] (1386-19)
binat kara-o ardaas sunhu jay thaakur bhaavai.
Please listen to my prayer, if it pleases You, O my Lord and Master.

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Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, English Translation by Dr. Sant Singh Khalsa, MD; Phonetic Transliteration by Dr. Kulbir Singh Thind, MD