Welcome to SPN

Register and Join the most happening forum of Sikh community & intellectuals from around the world.

Sign Up Now!

Greed !

Discussion in 'Interfaith Dialogues' started by Archived_Member16, Jan 3, 2006.

  1. Archived_Member16

    Expand Collapse
    SPNer Thinker

    Jan 7, 2005
    Likes Received:
    This Shabad is by Guru Arjan Dev Ji in Salok Sehshritee on Pannaa 1358

    hy loBw lµpt sMg isrmorh Aink lhrI klolqy ]
    DwvMq jIAw bhu pRkwrM Aink BWiq bhu folqy ]
    nc imqRM nc iestM nc bwDv nc mwq ipqw qv ljXw ]
    AkrxM kroiq AKwid´ Kwd´M Aswj´M swij smjXw ]
    qRwih qRwih srix suAwmI ibg´wipo nwnk hir nrhrh ]48]

    hae lobhaa la(n)patt sa(n)g siramoreh anik leharee kalolathae ||
    dhhaava(n)th jeeaa bahu prakaara(n) anik bhaa(n)th bahu ddolathae ||
    nach mithra(n) nach eisatta(n) nach baadhhav nach maath pithaa thav lajayaa ||
    akarana(n) karoth akhaadhiy khaadhya(n) asaajya(n) saaj samajayaa ||
    thraahi thraahi saran suaamee bigyaapio naanak har narehareh ||48||

    O greed, you cling to even the great, assaulting them with countless waves.
    You cause them to run around wildly in all directions, wobbling and wavering unsteadily.
    You have no respect for friends, ideals, relations, mother or father.
    You make them do what they should not do. You make them eat what they should not eat. You make them accomplish what they should not accomplish.
    Save me, save me - I have come to Your Sanctuary, O my Lord and Master; Nanak prays to the Lord. ||48||

    Source: http://www.sikhitothemax.com/Page.asp?SourceID=G&PageNo=&ShabadID=4947&Format=2
  2. Loading...

    Similar Threads Forum Date
    Worship … Love Of God: Greed Or Mortal Dread Sikh Sikhi Sikhism Jul 7, 2015
    Is Working Out Greedy? Questions & Answers Jun 1, 2011
    World 10 Greediest People Of 2009 Breaking News Dec 27, 2009
    Greed And Social Creation Of Wealth Business, Lifestyle & Leisure Dec 15, 2009
    Greedy Jathedars And Their Political Motivations Hard Talk Nov 26, 2009

Since you're here... we have a small favor to ask...     Become a Supporter      ::     Make a Contribution     

Share This Page