January 17, 2021
AYqvwr, 4 mwG (sMmq 552 nwnkSwhI)
sloku m: 4 ]
Shalok, Fourth Mehl:
AMqir AigAwnu BeI miq miDm siqgur kI prqIiq nwhI ]
He has spiritual ignorance within, and his intellect is dull and dim; he does not place his faith in the True Guru.
AMdir kptu sBu kpto kir jwxY kpty Kpih KpwhI ]
He has deceit within himself, and so he sees deception in all others; through his deceptions, he is totally ruined.
siqgur kw Bwxw iciq n AwvY AwpxY suAwie iPrwhI ]
The True Guru's Will does not enter into his consciousness, and so he wanders around, pursuing his own interests.
ikrpw kry jy AwpxI qw nwnk sbid smwhI ]1]
If He grants His Grace, then Nanak is absorbed into the Word of the Shabad. ||1||
mnmuK mwieAw moih ivAwpy dUjY Bwie mnUAw iQru nwih ]
The self-willed manmukhs are engrossed in emotional attachment to Maya; in the love of duality, their minds are unsteady.
Anidnu jlq rhih idnu rwqI haumY Kpih Kpwih ]
Night and day, they are burning; day and night, they are totally ruined by their egotism.
AMqir loBu mhw gubwrw iqn kY inkit n koeI jwih ]
Within them, is the total pitch darkness of greed, and no one even approaches them.
Eie Awip duKI suKu kbhU n pwvih jnim mrih mir jwih ]
They themselves are miserable, and they never find peace; they are born, only to die, and die again.
nwnk bKis ley pRBu swcw ij gur crnI icqu lwih ]2]
O Nanak, the True Lord God forgives those, who focus their consciousness on the Guru's feet. ||2||
sMq Bgq prvwxu jo pRiB BwieAw ]
That Saint, that devotee, is acceptable, who is loved by God.
syeI ibcKx jMq ijnI hir iDAwieAw ]
Those beings are wise, who meditate on the Lord.
AMimRqu nwmu inDwnu Bojnu KwieAw ]
They eat the food, the treasure of the Ambrosial Naam, the Name of the Lord.
sMq jnw kI DUir msqik lwieAw ]
They apply the dust of the feet of the Saints to their foreheads.
nwnk Bey punIq hir qIriQ nwieAw ]26]],
O Nanak, they are purified, bathing in the sacred shrine of the Lord. ||26||],