I am wondering if there is a website which has a tool to help me know the literal translation of the Gurmukhi & Romanized transliteration into English for Sri Guru Granth Sahib and/or Nitnem, popular shabads, etc..
A literal word for word translation would help me a lot in learning...
I dont know if many people are aware but the classes have been going on for 18 weeks. Each week a new video is upload and assignment assigned. If you want to farther your Gurmat Please Join. Its better if you start at week 1 and work yourself up. So you can understand.
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11/05/2012 Today's hukamnama in english based on Prof Sahib Singh Ji's teeka. Please forgive any mistakes.
ੴ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਪ੍ਰਸਾਦਿ ॥
The timeless/immortal being is one and is met with the grace of the SatGuru.
ਤਿਲੰਗ ਮਹਲਾ ੧ ਘਰੁ ੩
Tilang, First Mehl, Third House:
ਇਹੁ ਤਨੁ ਮਾਇਆ ਪਾਹਿਆ...
Better late than never! Today's hukamnama in english based on Prof Sahib Singh Ji's teeka. 10/05/2012/ Please forgive any mistakes.
ੴ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਪ੍ਰਸਾਦਿ ॥
The timeless/immortal being is One and he is met with the Grace of the SatGuru.
ਰਾਗੁ ਸੂਹੀ ਛੰਤ ਮਹਲਾ ੧ ਘਰੁ ੧
Raag Soohee, Chhant...
09/05/2012 English translation of daily hukamnama based on Prof Sahib Singh teeka. Please forgive any mistakes.
ਜੈਤਸਰੀ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥
Jaitsree, Fifth Mehl:
ਆਏ ਅਨਿਕ ਜਨਮ ਭ੍ਰਮਿ ਸਰਣੀ ॥
Oh Lord! This mortal, having rotated through so many many births (reincarnation), now I have come to your...
English translation of daily hukamnama based on Prof Sahib Singh teeka 08/05/2012. Please forgive any mistakes.
ਸੋਰਠਿ ਮਹਲਾ ੯ ॥
Sorat'h, Ninth Mehl:
ਪ੍ਰੀਤਮ ਜਾਨਿ ਲੇਹੁ ਮਨ ਮਾਹੀ ॥
Oh Friend! In your mind firmly understand this thing,
ਅਪਨੇ ਸੁਖ ਸਿਉ ਹੀ ਜਗੁ ਫਾਂਧਿਓ ਕੋ ਕਾਹੂ ਕੋ ਨਾਹੀ...
ਸੂਹੀ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥
Soohee, Fifth Mehl:
ਗੁਰ ਕੈ ਬਚਨਿ ਰਿਦੈ ਧਿਆਨੁ ਧਾਰੀ ॥
By means of the Guru’s shabads(words), in my Hirda* I place concentration on the supreme soul (Vaheguru)
ਰਸਨਾ ਜਾਪੁ ਜਪਉ ਬਨਵਾਰੀ ॥੧॥
And with my tongue keep chanting the chant (of the name of) of Vaheguru.
ਸੋਰਠਿ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ॥
Sorat'h, Fifth Mehl:
ਕਰਿ ਇਸਨਾਨੁ ਸਿਮਰਿ ਪ੍ਰਭੁ ਅਪਨਾ ਮਨ ਤਨ ਭਏ ਅਰੋਗਾ ॥
(Oh brother! At amritvela) having carried out ishnaan (bath), having meditated in remembrance on your Lord, the mind and the body become healthful.
ਕੋਟਿ ਬਿਘਨ ਲਾਥੇ ਪ੍ਰਭ ਸਰਣਾ ਪ੍ਰਗਟੇ ਭਲੇ ਸੰਜੋਗਾ ॥੧॥
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Sat Sri Akaal to everyone,
This is my first post on Sikhphilosophy, although I have been browsing the website for a while now.
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