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ਮਃ
मः १ ॥
Mėhlā 1.
First Mehl:

ਪੜਿ ਪੁਸਤਕ ਸੰਧਿਆ ਬਾਦੰ
पड़ि पुसतक संधिआ बादं ॥
Paṛ pusṯak sanḏẖi▫ā bāḏaʼn.
You read your books and say your prayers, and then engage in debate;

ਸਿਲ ਪੂਜਸਿ ਬਗੁਲ ਸਮਾਧੰ
सिल पूजसि बगुल समाधं ॥
Sil pūjas bagul samāḏẖaʼn.
you worship stones and sit like a stork, pretending to be in Samaadhi.

ਮੁਖਿ ਝੂਠ ਬਿਭੂਖਣ ਸਾਰੰ
मुखि झूठ बिभूखण सारं ॥
Mukẖ jẖūṯẖ bibẖūkẖaṇ sāraʼn.
With your mouth you utter falsehood, and you adorn yourself with precious decorations;

ਤ੍ਰੈਪਾਲ ਤਿਹਾਲ ਬਿਚਾਰੰ
त्रैपाल तिहाल बिचारं ॥
Ŧaraipāl ṯihāl bicẖāraʼn.
you recite the three lines of the Gayatri three times a day.

ਗਲਿ ਮਾਲਾ ਤਿਲਕੁ ਲਿਲਾਟੰ
गलि माला तिलकु लिलाटं ॥
Gal mālā ṯilak lilātaʼn.
Around your neck is a rosary, and on your forehead is a sacred mark;

ਦੁਇ ਧੋਤੀ ਬਸਤ੍ਰ ਕਪਾਟੰ
दुइ धोती बसत्र कपाटं ॥
Ḏu▫e ḏẖoṯī basṯar kapātaʼn.
upon your head is a turban, and you wear two loin cloths.

ਜੇ ਜਾਣਸਿ ਬ੍ਰਹਮੰ ਕਰਮੰ
जे जाणसि ब्रहमं करमं ॥
Je jāṇas barahmaʼn karmaʼn.
If you knew the nature of God,

ਸਭਿ ਫੋਕਟ ਨਿਸਚਉ ਕਰਮੰ
सभि फोकट निसचउ करमं ॥
Sabẖ fokat niscẖa▫o karmaʼn.
you would know that all of these beliefs and rituals are in vain.

ਕਹੁ ਨਾਨਕ ਨਿਹਚਉ ਧਿਆਵੈ
कहु नानक निहचउ धिआवै ॥
Kaho Nānak nihcẖa▫o ḏẖi▫āvai.
Says Nanak, meditate with deep faith;

ਵਿਣੁ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਵਾਟ ਪਾਵੈ ॥੨॥
विणु सतिगुर वाट न पावै ॥२॥
viṇ saṯgur vāt na pāvai. ||2||
without the True Guru, no one finds the Way. ||2||


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