<> vwihgurU jI kI Pqh ]
Ik Oangkar waheguru ji ki fateh.
God is One, Wonderful Preceptor God is always victorious
composed by the 10th Guru
qÍ pRswid sv`Xy
tav prasad saviaye
By God's blessings - Name of the Hymn Swaiye
sRwvg su`D smUh isDwn ky dyiK iPirE Gr jog jqI ky ]
Sravag sudh samuh sidhan ke dekh phirio ghar Jog jati ke.
Groups of monks, saints, jogis, and jatti's of Jain and budha's sects and their schools have been studied
sUr surwrdn su`D suDwidk sMq smUh Anyk mqI ky ]
Sur surardan sudh sudhadik sant samuh anek mati ke.
Groups of undaunted brave men, gods, demons, and all other sects of saints have been studied.
swry hI dys ko dyiK rihE mq koaU n dyKIAq pRwnpqI ky ]
Sare hi des ko dekh rahio mat kou na dekhiat pran pati ke.
All the ideoligies of all the countries have been also studied but the Lord of souls is still unseen.
sRI Bgvwn kI Bwie ik®pw hU qy eyk rqI ibnu eyk rqI ky ]1]
Siri bhagwan ki bhai kripa hu te ek rati bin ek rati ke.
All such are of no use if there is no faith in God and the blessing and grace of God is not achieved. (1)
mwqy mqMg jry jr sMg AnUp auqMg surMg svwry ]
Mate matang jare jar sang anup utang surang savare.
If invaluable elephants of very large size, decorated with most costly ornaments of gold, are being possessed.
kot qurMg kurMg sy kUdq paun ky gaun ko jwq invwry ]
Kot turang kurang se kudat paun ko gaun ke jat nivare.
If the fleet of millions of galloping horses have the speed faster than wind, are being possessed.
BwrI Bujwn ky BUp BlI ibiD inAwvq sIs n jwq ibcwry ]
Bhari bhujan ke bhup bhali bidh niavat sis na jat bichare.
If innumerable kings have very strong arms, are loyal and they bow their heads.
eyqy Bey qu khw Bey BUpiq AMq kO nWgy hI pWie pDwry ]2]
Ete bhae tu kaha bhae bhupat ant ko nange hi pane padhare.
If such transcendent emperors exist that does not matter as everyone has to depart nakedly. (2)
jIq iPrY sB dys idswn ko bwjq Fol imRdMg ngwry ]
Jit pherai sabh des disan ko bajat dhol mridang nagare.
If all the countries are conquered and various kinds of big drums are beaten.
guMjq gUV gjwn ky suMdr ihMsq hI hXrwj hjwry ]
Gunjat gur gajan ke sundar hinsat hi hayraj hajare.
If herds of millions of decorated elephants trumpet and millions of galloping horses are neighing.
BUq Biv`K Bvwn ky BUpq kaun gnY nhIN jwq ibcwry ]
Bhut bhavikh bhavan ke bhupat kaun ganai nahi jat bichare.
Such emperors of the past, present, and future cannot be counted.
sRI piq sRI Bgvwn Bjy ibnu AMq kau AMq ky Dwm isDwry ]3]
Siri pat siri bhagvan ke bhaje bin kaun ganai nahi jat bichare.
Without adorning God, even such emperors must go to hell in the end. (3)
qIrQ nwn dieAw dm dwn su sMjm nym Anyk ibsyKY ]
Tirath nan daya dam dan su sanjam nem anek bisekhai.
If baths may be taken at places of pilgrimage, all acts of kindness and mercy may be practiced and may types of performances for self continence with charities are performed.
byd purwn kqyb kurwn zmIn zmwn sbwn ky pyKY ]
Beyd puraan kateb kuran jamin jaman saban ke pekhai.
If the vedas, puranas, the quran and all other holy books of the world are studied.
paun Ahwr jqI jq Dwr sbY su ibcwr hjwr k dyKY ]
Paun ahar jati jat dhar sabai su bichar hajark dekhai.
If subsisting upon air may be practiced and many other such performances be performed.
sRI Bgvwn Bjy ibnu BUpiq eyk rqI ibnu eyk n lyKY ]4]
Siri Bhagvan bhaje bin bhupat ek rati bin ek na lekhai.
Inspite of all this, all such performances are useless without recitation and adoration of God.
su`D ispwh durMq dubwh su swij snwh durjwn dlYNgy ]
Sudh sipah durant dubah su saj sanah durjan dalainge.
If the tested indefatiguable and unconquerable soldiers, wearings tabards, have the power to crush enemies.
BwrI gumwn Bry mn mYN kr prbq pMK hly n hlYNgy ]
Bhari guman bhare man mai kar parbat pankh hale na halainge.
If they are confident that the mountain may move from its position by acquiring wings but their steps cannot turn back upon the battle field.
qoir ArIn mroir mvwsn mwqy mqMgin mwn mlYNgy ]
Tor areen maror mavasan mate matangan man malainge.
If they crush the strong enemies by cutting their necks and demolish the pride of the frantic elephants.
sRI piq sRI Bgvwn ik®pw ibnu iqAwig jhwn indwn clYNgy ]5]
Siri pat siri bhagvan kripa bin tiag jahan nidan chalainge.
They will depart from this world empty handed without the blessing of the Lord of the Universe.
bIr Apwr bfy birAwr Aibcwrih swr kI Dwr BC`Xw ]
Bir apar bade bariar ab chareh sar ki dhar bhachhaya.
Numerous indefatiguable and brave soldiers have the courage and strength to face the attack of swords and other arms.
qorq dys milµd mvwsn mwqy gjwn ky mwn ml`Xw ]
Torath des malind mavasan mate gajan ke man malayya.
Many countries are conquered and the revolting foes are being crushed along with the frantic elephants.
gwVHy gVHwn ky qoVnhwr su bwqn hIN ck cwr lv`Xw ]
Gare garan ko toranhar su batan hin chak char lavayya.
Strong forts may be seized and the whole world may be conquered merely by a single threat.
swihbu sRI sB ko isrnwiek jwck Anyk su eyk idv`Xw ]6]
Sahib siri sabh ko sirnaik jachak anek su ek divayya.
God is the only donor and supreme. Lord of all who are beggers before Him. (6)
dwnv dyv Pinµd inswcr BUq Biv`K Bvwn jpYNgy ]
Danav dev phanind nisachar bhut bhavik bhavan japainge.
The demons, the gods, king of cobras, ghosts, spirits have been reciting God's Name since the past and they will recite in the future.
jIv ijqy jl mY Ql mY pl hI pl mY sB Qwp QpYNgy ]
Jiv jite jal mai thal mai pal hi pal mai sabh thap thapainge.
All the creations of the land and water can be created in a single moment by the creator.
puMn pRqwpn bwF jYq Dun pwpn ky bhu puMj KpYNgy ]
Punn pratapan badhat jai dhun papan ke bahu punj khapainge.
All the fruits of their noble actions which crush their all sins are being attained and they are appreciated honoured and contented.
swD smUh pRsMn iPrY jg sqR sBY Avlok cpYNgy ]7]
Sadh samuh prasann phiria jag satr sabhai avlok chaipainge.
Those saints who adore and worship God are leading their lives with all pleasures while their enemies kneel down. (7)
mwnv ieMdR gijMdR nrwDp jOn iqRlok ko rwj krYNgy ]
Manav indr gajindr naradhap jon trilok ko rak karainge.
The kings who woned the most powerful elephants have been ruling over the trimorphic world.
koit iesnwn gjwidk dwn Anyk suAMbr swj brYNgy ]
Kot isnan gajadik dan anek suanbar saj barainge.
They have numerous obligations and they have distributed countless, elephants and other animals as charity and wedded princess by winnin savambras (marriage competitions).
bRhm mhysr ibsn scIpiq AMq Psy jm Pws prYNgy ]
Brahm mahesar bisan sachipat ant phase jam phas parainge.
Even the god of creation, god of death, the god of sustenance and king of heaven would have to die at last.
jy nr sRI piq ky pRs hYN pg qy nr Pyr n dyh DrYNgy ]8]
Je nar siri pat ke pras hain pag te nar pher na deh dharainge.
Those who have adorned God, would be made free from the cycle of transmigration. (8)
khw BXo jo doaU locn mUMd kY bYiT rohE bk iDAwn lgwieE ]
Kaha bhayo jo dou lochan mund kai baith rahio bak dhian lagaeo.
Those who sit for meditation by closing both their eyes are of no use.
nHwq iPirE lIey swq smudRin lok gXo prlok gvwieE ]
Nhat phirio leeai sat samundran lok gayo parlok gavaio.
Those who have ablutions even in all the seven oceans would lose this as well as the next world.
bws kIE ibiKAwn so bYT kY AYsy hI AYsy su bYs ibqwieE ]
Bas kio bikhian so baith kai aise hi aise su bais bitaio.
Those who have spend their lives in sinful activities have also lost in the same way.
swcu khoN sun lyhu sBY ijn pRym kIE iqn hI pRB pwieE ]9]
Sach kahon sun leho sabai jin prem kio tin hee prabh paio.
All should listen to this truth that only those who love God can realize Him. (9)
kwhU lY pwhn pUj drXo isr kwhU lY ilµg gry ltkwieE ]
Kahu lai pahan puj dhario sir kahu lai ling gare latkaio.
While worshipping stones some people are bowing before them and some others are withholding idols of stones in their necks.
kwhU liKE hir AvwcI idsw mih kwhU pCwh ko sIsu invwieE ]
Kahu likhio har avachi disa meh kahu pachhah ko sis nivaio.
Some people have faith that God is in the south while others consider God, is toward the west and they are bowing their heads in those directions.
koaU buqwn ko pUjq hY psu koaU imRqwn ko pUjn DwieE ]
Kauo butan ko pujat hai pas kou mritan ko pujan dhaio.
Some people are worshiping idols foolishly while others are adoring the dead.
kUr ik®Aw auriJE sB hI jg sRI Bgvwn ko Bydu n pwieE ]10]
Kur kria urjhio sabh hi jag sri bhagwan ko bhed na paio.
The whole world is busy in such false performances without knowing the secret mystery of God. (10)