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Pauri 9 Paudi-9-11-Jap Ji Sahib-Interpretation

Oct 14, 2007
ਨਾਇ ਸੁਣਿਐ ਮਨੁ ਰਹਸੀਐ ਨਾਮੇ ਸਾਂਤਿ ਆਈ
Hearing the Name, the mind is delighted. The Name brings peace and tranquility.

ਨਾਇ ਸੁਣਿਐ ਮਨੁ ਤ੍ਰਿਪਤੀਐ ਸਭ ਦੁਖ ਗਵਾਈ
Hearing the Name, the mind is satisfied, and all pains are taken away.

ਨਾਇ ਸੁਣਿਐ ਨਾਉ ਊਪਜੈ ਨਾਮੇ ਵਡਿਆਈ
Hearing the Name, one becomes famous; the Name brings glorious greatness.

ਨਾਮੇ ਹੀ ਸਭ ਜਾਤਿ ਪਤਿ ਨਾਮੇ ਗਤਿ ਪਾਈ
The Name brings all honor and status; through the Name, salvation is obtained.

ਗੁਰਮੁਖਿ ਨਾਮੁ ਧਿਆਈਐ ਨਾਨਕ ਲਿਵ ਲਾਈ ॥੬॥
The Gurmukh meditates on the Name; Nanak is lovingly attuned to the Name. ||6||

Oct 14, 2007
What Is Naam: Per Gurbani

iqsu rUpu n ryK Anwhdu vwjY sbdu inrMjin kIAw ]1]
(351-2, Awsw, mÚ 1)

The Name has no form or outline; it vibrates with the unstruck Sound Current; through the Word of the Shabad, the Immaculate Lord is revealed. ||1||[/FONT]
Oct 14, 2007
Awsw mhlw 5 ] (376-13)
Aasaa, Fifth Mehl:

jIA pRwn Dnu hir ko nwmu ] (376-13, Awsw, mÚ 5)
The Naam, the Name of the Lord, is my soul, my life, my wealth.

eIhw aUhW aun sMig kwmu ]1]
(376-13, Awsw, mÚ 5)
Here and hereafter, it is with me, to help me. ||1||

ibnu hir nwm Avru sBu Qorw ]
(376-13, Awsw, mÚ 5)
Without the Lord's Name, everything else is useless.

iqRpiq AGwvY hir drsin mnu morw ]1] rhwau ]
(376-14, Awsw, mÚ 5)
My mind is satisfied and satiated by the Blessed Vision of the Lord's Darshan. ||1||Pause||

Oct 14, 2007
ਆਸਾ ਮਹਲਾ ਦੁਪਦੇ
आसा महला ५ दुपदे ॥
Āsā mehlā 5 ḏupḏė.
Aasaa, Fifth Mehl, Du-Padas:

ਭਈ ਪਰਾਪਤਿ ਮਾਨੁਖ ਦੇਹੁਰੀਆ
भई परापति मानुख देहुरीआ ॥
Bẖa*ī parāpaṯ mānukẖ ḏėhurī*ā.
You have been blessed with this human body.

ਗੋਬਿੰਦ ਮਿਲਣ ਕੀ ਇਹ ਤੇਰੀ ਬਰੀਆ
गोबिंद मिलण की इह तेरी बरीआ ॥
Gobinḏ milaṇ kī ih ṯėrī barī*ā.
This is your chance to meet the Lord of the Universe.

ਅਵਰਿ ਕਾਜ ਤੇਰੈ ਕਿਤੈ ਕਾਮ
अवरि काज तेरै कितै न काम ॥
Avar kāj ṯėrai kiṯai na kām.
Other efforts are of no use to you.

ਮਿਲੁ ਸਾਧਸੰਗਤਿ ਭਜੁ ਕੇਵਲ ਨਾਮ ॥੧॥
मिलु साधसंगति भजु केवल नाम ॥१॥
Mil sāḏẖsangaṯ bẖaj kėval nām. ||1||
Joining the Saadh Sangat, the Company of the Holy, vibrate and meditate on the Naam, the Name of the Lord. ||1||

ਸਰੰਜਾਮਿ ਲਾਗੁ ਭਵਜਲ ਤਰਨ ਕੈ
सरंजामि लागु भवजल तरन कै ॥
Saraʼnjām lāg bẖavjal ṯaran kai.
Make the effort, and cross over the terrifying world ocean.

ਜਨਮੁ ਬ੍ਰਿਥਾ ਜਾਤ ਰੰਗਿ ਮਾਇਆ ਕੈ ॥੧॥ ਰਹਾਉ
जनमु ब्रिथा जात रंगि माइआ कै ॥१॥ रहाउ ॥
Janam baritha jāṯ rang mā*i*ā kai. ||1|| rahā*o.
This human life is passing away in vain, in the love of Maya. ||1||Pause||
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1.The Word of Your Bani, Lord, is Ambrosial Nectar.

2.I dwell on my God with each and every breath.

3.This understanding has been implanted within my mind, by Guru's Grace.

4.With each and every breath, Nanak praises the Lord.

5.Meditating in remembrance on the Name, all bonds are cut away.[/FONT]
Oct 14, 2007
CONCEPT OF NAM (DIVINE NAME)This article taken from book published by Sikh Missionary Center
P.O. Box 02664
Detroit, Michigan 48202


1. Sri Guru Granth Sahib Jee
2. Bhai Gurdas- Varan
3. Bhai Vir Singh- Santhia Sri Guru Granth Sahib 4. Dr. Kartar Singh- Sikh Fundamentals
5. Prof. Sahib Singh- Jiwan Birtant of the Gurus
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Nov 5, 2010

Brahma and Inder getting the Status of Lord are formed by Listening
Even the Foul Mouthed Get Appraised by Listening
Yoga Techniques and Awareness of Body can be attained by listening
Say Nanak, thos serving TRUTH are in BLISS state and Erase there negativity and Vices

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