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    siq nwmu krqw purKu inrBau inrvYru Akwl mUriq AjUnI sYBM gur pRswid ]k oNkaar sat naam kartaa purakh nirbh-a-o nirvair akaal moorat ajoonee saibhN gur parsaad.

    vwihgurU kyvl iek hY[ s`cw hY aus dw nwm, rcnhwr aus dI ivAkqI Aqy Amr aus dwsrUp[ auh infr, kInw-rihq, Ajnmw qy svY-pRkwSvwn hY[ gurW dI dXw duAwrw auhprwpq huMdw hY[There is but one God. True is His Name, creative His personality and immortal His form. He is withear sans enmity, unborn and self-illumined. By the Guru's grace He is obtained.

    jpu ]ap.

    aus dw ismrn kr[Embrace His meditation.

    Awid scu jugwid scu ]aad sach jugaad sach.

    prwrMB iv`c s`cw, XugW dy SurU iv`c s`cw,True in the prime, True in the beginning of ages,

    hY BI scu nwnk hosI BI scu ]1]hai bhee sach naanak hosee bhee sach. ||1||

    Aqy s`cw auh hux BI hY, hy nwnk! insicq hI, auh s`cw hovygw[True He is even now and True He verily, shall be, O Nanak!

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    pauVI 1 Stanza 1

    socY soic n hoveI jy socI lK vwr ]sochai soch naa hov-a-ee jay sochee lakh vaar.vcwr krn duAwrw vwihgurU dI igAwq nhIN huMdI, BwvyN AwdmI l`KW vwrI ivcwr ikry[By pondering on God, man cannot have a conception of Him, even though he may ponder over lacimes.

    cupY cup n hoveI jy lwie rhw ilv qwr ]chupai chup naa hov-a-ee jay laa-i rahaa liv taar.

    BwvyN bMdw cup kr rhy Aqy lgwqwr iDAwn AMdr lIn rhy, aus nU mn dI SWqI prwnhIN huMdI[Even though one be silent and remains absorbed in Lord's constant love he obtains not mind'ssilence.

    BuiKAw BuK n auqrI jy bMnw purIAw Bwr ]bhukhi-aa bhukh naa utree jay bannaa puree-aa bhaar.

    KuiDAwvMqW dI KuiDAw dUr nhIN huMdI, BwvyN auh jhwnw dy pdwrQW dIAW pMfdy Fyr hI ikauN nW lw lYx[The hunger of the hungry departs not, even though they may pile up loads of the world's valuables

    shs isAwxpw lK hoih q iek n clY nwil ]

    sehas si-aanpaa lakh hoh taa ik naa chalai naal.enswn dy kol hzwrW qy l`KW Akl-mMdIAW hox, pr iek BI (sweIN dy drbwr AMdr aunU lwB nhIN pucwauNdI) aus dy nwl nhIN jWdI[Man may possess thousands and lacs of wits, but not even one (goes with him) avails him in theLord's court.

    kv sicAwrw hoeIAY ikv kUVY qutY pwil ]kiv sachi-aaraa ho-ee-ai kiv koorhai tutai paal.

    AsIN iks qrHW s`cy ho skdy hW Aqy iks qrHW JUT dw pVdw pwiVAw jw skdw hY?How can we be true and how can the screen of untruth be rent?

    hukim rjweI clxw nwnk iliKAw nwil ]1]hukam rajaa-ee chalnaa naanak likhi-aa naal. ||1||

    hy nwnk! mrzI dy mwlk dy Dur dy ilKy hoey Purmwn dy mMnx duAwrw[O Nanak! By obeying, the pre-ordained order of the Lord's will.

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    pauVI 2 Stanza 2hukmI hovin Awkwr hukmu n kihAw jweI ]

    hukmee hovan aakaar hukam naa kahi-aa jaa-ee.sweIN dy Amr duAwrw srIr bxdy hn[ aus dw Amr vrnx kIqw nhIN jw skdw[By the Lord's order bodies are produced. His order cannot be narrated.

    hukmI hovin jIA hukim imlY vifAweI ]hukmee hovan jee-a hukam milai vadi-aa-ee.

    aus dy Purmwn nwl rUhW hoNd iv`c AwauNdIAW hn Aqy aus dy Purmwn nwl hI mwprwpq huMdw hY[With His fiat the souls come into being and with His fiat greatness is obtained.

    hukmI auqmu nIcu hukim iliK duK suK pweIAih ]hukmee utam neech hukam likh dukh sukh paa-ee-ahi.aus dy Purmwn duAwrw pRwnI cMgy qy mMdy huMdy hn Aqy aus dy ilKy PurmwnduAwrw hI auh ZmI qy ^uSI pwauNdy hn[By His command the mortals are make high and low and by His written command they obtain woeweal.

    eknw hukmI bKsIs ieik hukmI sdw BvweIAih ]knaa hukmee bakhsees ik hukmee sadaa bhavaa-ee-ahi.

    keIAW nU aus dI AwigAw rwhIN dwqW imldIAW hn Aqy keI aus dI AwigAw rwhINAwvwgaux AMdr sdIv hI BuAweINdy hn[

    Some obtain gifts through His order and some through His order are ever made to wander inransmigration.

    hukmY AMdir sBu ko bwhir hukm n koie ]hukmai andar sab ko baahar hukam naa ko-i.

    swry aus dy Amr iv`c hn Aqy aus dy Amr qoN bwhr koeI nhIN[All are subject to His fiat and none is exempt from His fiat.

    nwnk hukmY jy buJY q haumY khY n koie ]2]naanak hukmai jay bujhai taa humai kahai naa ko-i. ||2||

    hy nwnk! jykr ienswn pRBU dy Purmwn nU smJ lvy, qd koeI BI hMkwr nW kry[O Nanak! if man were to understand Lord's fiat, then no one would take pride (speak in ego).

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    pauVI 3 Stanza 3gwvY ko qwxu hovY iksY qwxu ]

    gaavai ko taan hovai kisai taan.ausdI SkqI nU kOx gwien kr skdw hY? ies nU gwien krn dw kIhdy kol bl hY?Who can sing His might? Who has power to sing it?

    gwvY ko dwiq jwxY nIswxu ]gaavai ko daat jaanai nee-saan.

    kOx aus dIAW b^SISW nU Alwp Aqy aus dy nUrwnI prqwp nU smJ skdw hY?Who can sing His bounties and know His resplendent effulgence?

    gwvY ko gux vifAweIAw cwr ]gaavai ko gun vadi-aa-ee-aa chaar.

    keI suAwmI dIAW suMdr vifAweIAW Aqy bzurgIAW gwien krdy hn[Some chant the Lord's beautiful excellences and magnificences.

    gwvY ko ividAw ivKmu vIcwru ]gaavai ko vidi-aa vikham veechaar.

    vwihgurU dy ielm nU ijs dI soc ivcwr kTn hY, kOx gw skdw hY?Who can chant God's Knowledge, whose study is arduous?

    gwvY ko swij kry qnu Kyh ]gaavai ko saaj karay tan khayh.

    keI iek gwien krdy hn ik auh dyh nU rcdw hY qy Pyr ies nU im`tI kr idMdw hY[Some sing that He fashions the body and then reduces it to dust.

    gwvY ko jIA lY iPir dyh ]gaavai ko jee-a lai fir dayh.

    keI iek gwien krdy hn ik vwihgurU pRwx lY lYdw hY qy muV vwps dy idMdw hY[Some sing that God takes away life and again restores it.

    gwvYko jwpY idsY dUir ]gaavai ko jaapai disai door.

    keI gwien krdy hn ik hrI duryfy mlUm huMdw Aqy su`Jdw hY[Some sing that God seems and appears to be far off.

    gwvY ko vyKY hwdrw hdUir ]gaavai ko vaykhai haadraa hadoor.

    keI gwien krdy hn ik auh swnU AYn prq`K hI dyK irhw hY[Some sing that He is beholding us just face to face.

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    kQnw kQI n AwvY qoit ]kathnaa kathee naa aavai tot.

    goibMd dIAW igAwn goStW ivcwrn vwilAW purSW dI koeI kmI nhIN[There is no dearth of persons who dwell upon the Lord's discourses.

    kiQ kiQ kQI kotI koit koit ]kath kath kathee kotee kot kot.

    kroVW hI bMdy hrI bwry kroVW auqy kroVW ibAwn Aqy Drm-BwSn idMdy hn[Millions give millions upon millions of descriptions and sermons regarding God.

    dydw dy lYdy Qik pwih ]daydaa day laiday thak paahi.

    dyx vwlw dyeI jWdw hY prMqU lYx vwly lY ky hwr hut jWdy hn[The Giver continues giving but the recipients grow weary of receiving.

    ugw jugMqir KwhI Kwih ]ugaa jugantar khaahee khaahi.smUh jugW AMdr Kwx vwly aus dy pdwrQW nU KWdy hn[All the ages through the partakers partake of His provision.

    hukmI hukmu clwey rwhu ]hukmee hukam chalaa-ay raahu.

    hwkm, Awpxy Amr duAwrw AwdmI nU Awpxy rsqy auqy tordw hY[The Commander, by His command, makes man walk on His path.

    nwnk ivgsY vyprvwhu ]3]

    naanak vigsai vayparvaahu. ||3||hy nwnk! by-muhqwj mwlk mOzw mwxdw hY[O Nanak! the carefree Master makes merry.

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    pauVI 4 Stanza 4swcw swihbu swcu nwie BwiKAw Bwau Apwru ]

    saachaa saahib saach naa-i bhaakhi-aa bhaa-o apaar.s`cw hY suAwmI, s`cw hY ausdw nwm Aqy sicAwrw ny aus dy nwm nU byAMq ipAnwl aucwrn kIqw hY[True is the Lord, true His Name and the true have repeated His Name with infinite love.

    AwKih mMgih dyih dyih dwiq kry dwqwru ]aakhahi mangahi dayhi dayhi daat karay daataar.

    okIN pRwrQnw qy Xwcnw krdy hn: "swnU KYr pw, swnU KYr pw", qy dwqw b^iSkrdw hY[People pray and beg: "give us alms, give us alms", and the bestower bestows His gifts.

    Pyir ik AgY rKIAY ijqu idsY drbwru ]ayr ki agai rakhee-ai jit disai dar-baar.

    qW, aus dy Agy kI DirAw jwvy ijs duAwrw aus dI drgwh dw drSn ho jwvy?Then, what should be placed before Him where-by His court may be seen?

    muhO ik bolxu bolIAY ijqu suix Dry ipAwru ]muhou ki bolan bolee-ai jit sun Dharay pi-aar.

    AsIN Awpxy mu`KW qy kyhVy bcn aucwrn krIey ijMnHW nU srvx krky, auh swfy nmuh`bq krn l`g jwvy?Which words should we utter with our mouths by hearing which, He may begin to bear us love?

    AMimRq vylw scu nwau vifAweI vIcwru ]amrit vaylaa sach naa-o vadi-aa-ee vichaar.

    subHw svyry siqnwm dw aucwrn kr Aqy vwihgurU dIAW bzurgIAW dw iDAwn Dr[Early in the morning utter the True Name and reflect upon God's greatness.

    krmI AwvY kpVw ndrI moKu duAwru ]karmee aavai kaprhaa nadree mokh du-aar.

    cMgy AmlW duAwrw dyh puSwk prwpq huMdI hY qy suAwmI dI dXw duAwrw mukqdw drvwjw[By Good actions the physical robe is obtained and by the Lord's benediction the gate of salvation

    nwnk eyvY jwxIAY sBu Awpy sicAwru ]4]naanak ay-vai jaanee-ai sabh aapay sachi-aar. ||4||

    es qrHW smJ lY, hy nwnk! ik siqpurK swrw kuC Awpxy Awp qoN hI hY[Know thus, O Nanak! that the True One is all by Himself.

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    pauVI 5 Stanza 5QwipAw n jwie kIqw n hoie ]

    haapi-aa naa jaa-i keetaa naa ho-i.auh iksy dw nW AsQwpn kIqw Aqy nW hI bxwieAw hoieAw hY[He is neither established nor created by any one.

    Awpy Awip inrMjnu soie ]aapay aap niranjan so-i.

    auh pivqr purK swrw kuC Awp hI hY[That Pure One is all in all Himself.

    jin syivAw iqin pwieAw mwnu ]in sayvi-aa tin paa-i-aa maan.

    jnHW ny aus dI tihl syvw kmweI, aunHW nU iezq prwpq hoeI[They who serve Him, obtain honour.

    nwnk gwvIAY guxI inDwnu ]naanak gaavee-ai gunee niDhaan.

    hy nwnk! aus dI is&q SlwGw gwien kr jo auqikRStrweIAW dw ^zwnw hY[O Nanak! sing praises of the Lord who is the treasure of excellences.

    gwvIAY suxIAY min rKIAY Bwau ]gaavee-ai sunee-ai man rakhee-ai bhaa-o.

    pRBU dI pRIq nU Awpxy idl AMdr itkw ky aus dI kIrqI gwien qy srvx kr[With the Lord's lov