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Discussion in 'Gurmat Vichaar' started by Sikh80, Dec 27, 2007.

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    AwigAwkwrI bpurw jIau ] (277-13, gauVI suKmnI, mÚ 5)
    The helpless beings are subject to His Command.
    jo iqsu BwvY soeI Puin QIau ] (277-13, gauVI suKmnI, mÚ 5)
    That which pleases Him, ultimately comes to pass.
    kbhU aUc nIc mih bsY ] (277-13, gauVI suKmnI, mÚ 5)
    Sometimes, they abide in exaltation; sometimes, they are depressed
     
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    mY aUpir ndir krI ipir swcY mY CoifAVw myrw qyrw ] (561-16, vfhMsu, mÚ 4)
    She answers, "My True Husband blessed me with His Mercy; I abandoned the distinction between mine and yours.
     
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    sBu mnu qnu jIau krhu hir pRB kw iequ mwrig BYxy imlIAY ] (561-17, vfhMsu, mÚ 4)
    Dedicate everything, mind, body and soul, to the Lord God; this is the Path to meet Him, O sister."
     
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    satisfied with yourself
    jo dyie shxw mnih khxw AwiK nwhI vwvxw ] (566-7, vfhMsu, mÚ 1)
    Be satisfied with what God gives you; tell your mind not to complain uselessly.
     
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    Remove self centeredness
    Awpu gvwieAw qw ipru pwieAw gur kY sbid smwieAw ] (567-17, vfhMsu, mÚ 3)
    Renouncing her self-centeredness, she attains her Husband Lord, and remains merged in the Word of the Guru's Shabad.
     
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    Truth self descipline

    AMqir sWiq min suKu hoie sc sMjim kwr kmwie ] (591-11, vfhMsu, mÚ 3)
    Peace and happiness shall fill your mind deep within, if you act according to truth and self-discipline.
     
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    Durlabh Janam

    dulB jnmu puMn Pl pwieE ibrQw jwq AibbykY ] (658-8, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    I obtained this precious human life as a reward for my past actions, but without discriminating wisdom, it is wasted in vain.
    rwjy ieMdR smsir igRh Awsn ibnu hir Bgiq khhu ikh lyKY ]1] (658-9, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    Tell me, without devotional worship of the Lord, of what use are mansions and thrones like those of King Indra?
     
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    God is One but His names are infinite. Hence there are infinite paths and opinions.
     
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    • Nanak hari kirtan kar attal ih dharma: O Nanak, engage in Hari Kirtan, this alone is the Attal Religion (sggs 299).
    What is the Pure Religion? Who is the Pure Sikh? The one who follows the Pure Religion becomes the Pure devotee, and attains his Eternal Nature, which is Pure Consciousness. This is Self-realization. The Gurbani narrates the attributes of a Purely religious person as follows:
     
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    • Hukam na jaanahi bapure bhoolahi phirahi gavaar....: The wretched fools do not know God’s Will; they wander around making mistakes. They go about their business stubborn-mindedly; they are disgraced forever and ever. Inner peace does not come to them; they do not embrace Divine Love (sggs 66).
     
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    • Jat sat sanjam Naam hai vin naavai nirmal na hoi: The Name of God is abstinence, truthfulness, and self-restraint. Without the Name, no one becomes pure (sggs 33).

     
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    AwpnVw pRBu ndir kir dyKY nwnk joiq joqI rlIAY ]3] (561-18, vfhMsu, mÚ 4)
    If her God gazes upon her with favor, O Nanak, her light merges into the Light. ||3||
     
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    Truth self descipline

    AMqir sWiq min suKu hoie sc sMjim kwr kmwie ] (591-11, vfhMsu, mÚ 3)
    Peace and happiness shall fill your mind deep within, if you act according to truth and self-discipline.
     
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    n bIcwirE rwjw rwm ko rsu ] (658-9, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    You have not considered the sublime essence of the Name of the Lord, our King;
    ijh rs An rs bIsir jwhI ]1] rhwau ] (658-10, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    this sublime essence shall cause you to forget all other essences
     
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    jwin Ajwn Bey hm bwvr soc Asoc idvs jwhI ] (658-10, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    We do not know what we need to know, and we have become insane. We do not consider what we should consider; our days are passing away.
     
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    ieMdRI sbl inbl ibbyk buiD prmwrQ prvys nhI ]2] (658-11, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    Our passions are strong, and our discriminating intellect is weak; we have no access to the supreme objective. ||2||
    khIAq Awn AcrIAq An kCu smJ n prY Apr mwieAw ] (658-12, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    We say one thing, and do something else; entangled in endless Maya, we do not understand anything.
     
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    suK swgru surqr icMqwmin kwmDynu bis jw ky ] (658-13, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    He is the ocean of peace; the miraculous tree of life, the wish-fulfilling jewel, and the Kaamadhayna, the cow which fulfills all desires, all are in His power.
    cwir pdwrQ Ast dsw isiD nv iniD kr ql qw ky ]1] (658-13, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    The four great blessings, the eighteen supernatural spiritual powers of the Siddhas, and the nine treasures, are all in the palm of His hand. ||1||
     
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    hir hir hir n jpih rsnw ] (658-14, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    You do not chant with your tongue the Name of the Lord, Har, Har, Har.
    Avr sB iqAwig bcn rcnw ]1] rhwau ] (658-14, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    Abandon your involvement in all other words.
     
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    nwnw iKAwn purwn byd ibiD cauqIs AKr mWhI ] (658-15, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    The various Shaastras, Puranaas, and the Vedas of Brahma, are made up of thirty-four letters.
    ibAws ibcwir kihE prmwrQu rwm nwm sir nwhI ]2] (658-15, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    After deep contemplation, Vyaas spoke of the supreme objective; there is nothing equal to the Lord's Name. ||2||
     
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    shj smwiD aupwiD rhq Puin bfY Bwig ilv lwgI ] (658-16, soriT, Bgq rivdws jI)
    Very fortunate are those who are absorbed in celestial bliss, and released from their entanglements; they are lovingly attached to the Lord.
     

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