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

749

BwgTVy hir sMq qum@wry ijn@ Gir Dnu hir nwmw ] (749-1)
bhaagtharhay har sant tumHaaray jinH ghar Dhan har naamaa.
Your Saints are very fortunate; their homes are filled with the wealth of the Lord's Name.

prvwxu gxI syeI ieh Awey sPl iqnw ky kwmw ]1] (749-1)
parvaan ganee say-ee ih aa-ay safal tinaa kay kaamaa. ||1||
Their birth is approved, and their actions are fruitful. ||1||

myry rwm hir jn kY hau bil jweI ] (749-2)
mayray raam har jan kai ha-o bal jaa-ee.
O my Lord, I am a sacrifice to the humble servants of the Lord.

kysw kw kir cvru Fulwvw crx DUiV muiK lweI ]1] rhwau ] (749-2)
kaysaa kaa kar chavar dhulaavaa charan Dhoorh mukh laa-ee. ||1|| rahaa-o.
I make my hair into a fan, and wave it over them; I apply the dust of their feet to my face. ||1||Pause||

jnm mrx duhhU mih nwhI jn praupkwrI Awey ] (749-3)
janam maran duhhoo meh naahee jan par-upkaaree aa-ay.
Those generous, humble beings are above both birth and death.

jIA dwnu dy BgqI lwiein hir isau lYin imlwey ]2] (749-3)
jee-a daan day bhagtee laa-in har si-o lain milaa-ay. ||2||
They give the gift of the soul, and practice devotional worship; they inspire others to meet the Lord. ||2||

scw Amru scI pwiqswhI scy syqI rwqy ] (749-4)
sachaa amar sachee paatisaahee sachay saytee raatay.
True are their commands, and true are their empires; they are attuned to the Truth.

scw suKu scI vifAweI ijs ky sy iqin jwqy ]3] (749-4)
sachaa sukh sachee vadi-aa-ee jis kay say tin jaatay. ||3||
True is their happiness, and true is their greatness. They know the Lord, to whom they belong. ||3||

pKw PyrI pwxI Fovw hir jn kY pIsxu pIis kmwvw ] (749-5)
pakhaa fayree paanee dhovaa har jan kai peesan pees kamaavaa.
I wave the fan over them, carry water for them, and grind corn for the humble servants of the Lord.

nwnk kI pRB pwis bynqI qyry jn dyKxu pwvw ]4]7]54] (749-5)
naanak kee parabh paas baynantee tayray jan daykhan paavaa. ||4||7||54||
Nanak offers this prayer to God - please, grant me the sight of Your humble servants. ||4||7||54||

sUhI mhlw 5 ] (749-6)
soohee mehlaa 5.
Soohee, Fifth Mehl:

pwrbRhm prmysr siqgur Awpy krxYhwrw ] (749-6)
paarbarahm parmaysar satgur aapay karnaihaaraa.
The True Guru is the Transcendent Lord, the Supreme Lord God; He Himself is the Creator Lord.

crx DUiV qyrI syvku mwgY qyry drsn kau bilhwrw ]1] (749-7)
charan Dhoorh tayree sayvak maagai tayray darsan ka-o balihaaraa. ||1||
Your servant begs for the dust of Your feet. I am a sacrifice to the Blessed Vision of Your Darshan. ||1||

myry rwm rwie ijau rwKih iqau rhIAY ] (749-7)
mayray raam raa-ay ji-o raakhahi ti-o rahee-ai.
O my Sovereign Lord, as You keep me, so do I remain.

quDu BwvY qw nwmu jpwvih suKu qyrw idqw lhIAY ]1] rhwau ] (749-8)
tuDh bhaavai taa naam japaaveh sukh tayraa ditaa lahee-ai. ||1|| rahaa-o.
When it pleases You, I chant Your Name. You alone can grant me peace. ||1||Pause||

mukiq Bugiq jugiq qyrI syvw ijsu qUM Awip krwieih ] (749-8)
mukat bhugat jugat tayree sayvaa jis tooN aap karaa-ihi.
Liberation, comfort and proper lifestyle come from serving You; You alone cause us to serve You.

qhw bYkuMTu jh kIrqnu qyrw qUM Awpy srDw lwieih ]2] (749-9)
tahaa baikunth jah keertan tayraa tooN aapay sarDhaa laa-ihi. ||2||
That place is heaven, where the Kirtan of the Lord's Praises are sung. You Yourself instill faith into us. ||2||

ismir ismir ismir nwmu jIvw qnu mnu hoie inhwlw ] (749-9)
simar simar simar naam jeevaa tan man ho-ay nihaalaa.
Meditating, meditating, meditating in remembrance on the Naam, I live; my mind and body are enraptured.

crx kml qyry Doie Doie pIvw myry siqgur dIn dieAwlw ]3] (749-10)
charan kamal tayray Dho-ay Dho-ay peevaa mayray satgur deen da-i-aalaa. ||3||
I wash Your Lotus Feet, and drink in this water, O my True Guru, O Merciful to the meek. ||3||

kurbwxu jweI ausu vylw suhwvI ijqu qumrY duAwrY AwieAw ] (749-11)
kurbaan jaa-ee us vaylaa suhaavee jit tumrai du-aarai aa-i-aa.
I am a sacrifice to that most wonderful time when I came to Your Door.

nwnk kau pRB Bey ik®pwlw siqguru pUrw pwieAw ]4]8]55] (749-11)
naanak ka-o parabh bha-ay kirpaalaa satgur pooraa paa-i-aa. ||4||8||55||
God has become compassionate to Nanak; I have found the Perfect True Guru. ||4||8||55||

sUhI mhlw 5 ] (749-12)
soohee mehlaa 5.
Soohee, Fifth Mehl:

quDu iciq Awey mhw Andw ijsu ivsrih so mir jwey ] (749-12)
tuDh chit aa-ay mahaa anandaa jis visrahi so mar jaa-ay.
When You come to mind, I am totally in bliss. One who forgets You might just as well be dead.

dieAwlu hovih ijsu aUpir krqy so quDu sdw iDAwey ]1] (749-13)
da-i-aal hoveh jis oopar kartay so tuDh sadaa Dhi-aa-ay. ||1||
That being, whom You bless with Your Mercy, O Creator Lord, constantly meditates on You. ||1||

myry swihb qUM mY mwxu inmwxI ] (749-13)
mayray saahib tooN mai maan nimaanee.
O my Lord and Master, You are the honor of the dishonored such as me.

Ardwis krI pRB Apny AwgY suix suix jIvw qyrI bwxI ]1] rhwau ] (749-14)
ardaas karee parabh apnay aagai sun sun jeevaa tayree banee. ||1|| rahaa-o.
I offer my prayer to You, God; listening, listening to the Word of Your Bani, I live. ||1||Pause||

crx DUiV qyry jn kI hovw qyry drsn kau bil jweI ] (749-14)
charan Dhoorh tayray jan kee hovaa tayray darsan ka-o bal jaa-ee.
May I become the dust of the feet of Your humble servants. I am a sacrifice to the Blessed Vision of Your Darshan.

AMimRq bcn irdY auir DwrI qau ikrpw qy sMgu pweI ]2] (749-15)
amrit bachan ridai ur Dhaaree ta-o kirpaa tay sang paa-ee. ||2||
I enshrine Your Ambrosial Word within my heart. By Your Grace, I have found the Company of the Holy. ||2||

AMqr kI giq quDu pih swrI quDu jyvfu Avru n koeI ] (749-16)
antar kee gat tuDh peh saaree tuDh jayvad avar na ko-ee.
I place the state of my inner being before You; there is no other as great as You.

ijs no lwie lYih so lwgY Bgqu quhwrw soeI ]3] (749-16)
jis no laa-ay laihi so laagai bhagat tuhaaraa so-ee. ||3||
He alone is attached, whom You attach; he alone is Your devotee. ||3||

duie kr joiV mwgau ieku dwnw swihib quTY pwvw ] (749-17)
du-ay kar jorh maaga-o ik daanaa saahib tuthai paavaa.
With my palms pressed together, I beg for this one gift; O my Lord and Master, if it pleases You, I shall obtain it.

swis swis nwnku AwrwDy AwT phr gux gwvw ]4]9]56] (749-17)
saas saas naanak aaraaDhay aath pahar gun gaavaa. ||4||9||56||
With each and every breath, Nanak adores You; twenty-four hours a day, I sing Your Glorious Praises. ||4||9||56||

sUhI mhlw 5 ] (749-18)
soohee mehlaa 5.
Soohee, Fifth Mehl:

ijs ky isr aUpir qUM suAwmI so duKu kYsw pwvY ] (749-18)
jis kay sir oopar tooN su-aamee so dukh kaisaa paavai.
When You stand over our heads, O Lord and Master, how can we suffer in pain?

boil n jwxY mwieAw mid mwqw mrxw cIiq n AwvY ]1] (749-19)
bol na jaanai maa-i-aa mad maataa marnaa cheet na aavai. ||1||
The mortal being does not know how to chant Your Name - he is intoxicated with the wine of Maya, and the thought of death does not even enter his mind. ||1||

myry rwm rwie qUM sMqw kw sMq qyry ] (749-19)
mayray raam raa-ay tooN santaa kaa sant tayray.
O my Sovereign Lord, You belong to the Saints, and the Saints belong to You.

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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