Wednesday, June 07, 2006

This mind does not follow my advice one tiny bit

This Shabad is by Guru Tegh Bahaadur Ji in Raag Dayv Gandhaaree on Ang 536
<> siqgur pRswid ]
ik oa(n)kaar sathigur prasaadh
One Universal Creator God. By The Grace Of The True Guru:
rwgu dyvgMDwrI mhlw 9 ]
raag dhaevaga(n)dhhaaree mehalaa 9
Raag Dayv-Gandhaaree, Ninth Mehla:
Xh mnu nYk n kihE krY ]
yeh man naik n kehiou karai
This mind does not follow my advice one tiny bit.
sIK isKwie rihE ApnI sI durmiq qy n trY ]1] rhwau ]
seekh sikhaae rehiou apanee see dhuramath thae n ttarai 1 rehaao
I am so tired of giving it instructions - it will not refrain from its evil-mindedness. 1Pause
mid mwieAw kY BieE bwvro hir jsu nih aucrY ]
madh maaeiaa kai bhaeiou baavaro har jas nehi oucharai
It has gone insane with the intoxication of Maya; it does not chant the Lord's Praise.
kir prpMcu jgq kau fhkY Apno audru BrY ]1]
kar parapa(n)ch jagath ko ddehakai apano oudhar bharai 1
Practicing deception, it tries to cheat the world, and so it fills its belly. 1
suAwn pUC ijau hoie n sUDo kihE n kwn DrY ]
suaan pooshh jio hoe n soodhho kehiou n kaan dhharai
Like a dog's tail, it cannot be straightened; it will not listen to what I tell it.
khu nwnk Bju rwm nwm inq jw qy kwju srY ]2]1]
kahu naanak bhaj raam naam nith jaa thae kaaj sarai 21
Says Nanak, vibrate forever the Name of the Lord, and all your affairs shall be adjusted. 21

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