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The mortal's impurities

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    This Shabad is by Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Raag Aasaa on Pannaa 472

    mÚ 1 ]
    mn kw sUqku loBu hY ijhvw sUqku kUVu ]
    AKI sUqku vyKxw pr iqRA pr Dn rUpu ]
    kMnI sUqku kMin pY lwieqbwrI Kwih ]
    nwnk hMsw AwdmI bDy jm puir jwih ]2]

    ma 1 ||
    man kaa soothak lobh hai jihavaa soothak koorr ||
    akhee soothak vaekhanaa par thria par dhhan roop ||
    ka(n)nee soothak ka(n)n pai laaeithabaaree khaahi ||
    naanak ha(n)saa aadhamee badhhae jam pur jaahi ||2||

    First Mehl:
    The impurity of the mind is greed, and the impurity of the tongue is falsehood.
    The impurity of the eyes is to gaze upon the beauty of another man's wife, and his wealth.
    The impurity of the ears is to listen to the slander of others.
    O Nanak, the mortal's soul goes, bound and gagged to the city of Death. ||2||


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