English Hukamnama Katha-Ang 582

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Vaddehans mehalaa 3 mehalaa theejaa
Gurmukh piaareyo Sathiguru Amardaas jee Maharaj is blessing us in Vaddehans raag today. Mehalaa 3 is written twice, once in numbers and afterwards in letters. Sathiguru Amaradaas jee Maharaj is instructing us how to say mehalaa theejaa so that we don't say mehalaa "thin" or mehalaa "thray". Guru Sahibjee has told us mehalaa theejaa - this is how it should be pronounced. Siri Guru Amardaasjee Maharajee begins,

Ik oankaar sathigur prasaadh |
There is One Eternal being Waheguru jee who is the Creator, nourisher and destroyer of all, who brings Light to all and who is find through the grace of the Eternal Guru, Sathigur. Sathiguru Maharaj jee begins the shabad,

Prabh sacharraa har saalaaheeai kaaraj sabh kish karanai jog |
Prabh sacharraa har saalaaheeai - if you want to saalaahee - if you want to praise anyone then praise that Waheguru, that prabhu, that Lord God, that sacharraa - that Eternal Waheguru. Who does what? Kaaraj sabh kish haranai jog - all kaaraj, all things, all affairs, everything - sabh kish - everything comes under that. He is the One who has the power to do everything. The person who attaches to that Waheguru,

Saa dhan randd n kabehoo baisee naa kadhae hovai sog |
That dhan - that soul bride who attaches herself to the husband Lord God Waheguru, randd n kabehoo baisee - she never sits as a randd - as a widow, she is never widowed, that means that her husband Lord never leaves her. She is never left alone she is always in the company of her husband Lord. Naa kadhae hovai sog - she never goes into sog - into sadness. Because Waheguru is with her at all times.

Naa kadhae hovai sog anadhin ras bhog saa dhan mehal samaanee |
Naa kadhae hovai sog - that soul bride doesn't have any sog - doesn't have any suffering, doesn't have any pain. Anadhin ras bhog - day and night she enjoys the ras - the essence of God's name. saa dhan mehal samaanee - that soul bride merges into that mehal - into the mansion of God's presence, into the very form of Waheguru, becomes One with Waheguru.

Jin prio jaathaa karam bidhaathaa bolae anmrith baanee |
That soul bride who is jaathaa - who has found her beloved Lord, karam bidhaathaa - the Creator of all destiny, the architect who has made all, the one who has created everything. Bolae anmrith baanee - that soul bride continuously sings the anmrith baanee - the immortal words of the Guru.

Gunavantheeaa gun saarehi apanae kanth samaalehi naa kadhae lagai vijogo |
Gunavantheeaa - those soul brides who are full of gun - who are full of virtues, gun saarehi - forever and ever they remember, they meditate upon the virtues of God. Apanae kanth samaalehi - they keep their kanth - their husband Lords Waheguru in their mind at all times, samaalehi means to remember at all times. Naa kadhae lagai vijogo - at any point, at no point are they vijogo - are they separated. Once they've merged with God there is no separation.

Sacharraa pir saalaaheeai sabh kish karanai jogo |1|
Praise that Eternal Waheguru, that pir - that husband Lord who can do sabh kish - who is the Creator of all, in whose power is everything.

Sacharraa saahib sabadh pashaaneeai aapae leae milaaeae |
If we say how can we find Waheguru? Sathiguru jee says you can pashaaneeai - Sathigurujee says you can recognize that sacharraa - that true Lord master through the sabadh - through the Guru's Words. Aapae leae milaaeae - if you meditate on the sabadh then Waheguru jee Himself will merge you in.

Saa dhan pria kai rang rathee vichahu aap gavaaeae |
That soul bride who meditates upon the sabadh is rathee - is imbued with the color of God's love, pria kai rang - God's color of love. Vichahu aap gavaaeae - in this color of love that soul bride vichahu - from within aap gavaaeae - gets rid of all sense of aap, all sense of ego.

Vichahu aap gavaaeae fir kaal n khaaeae guramukh eaeko jaathaa |
That soul bride gives up all sense of ego fir kaal n khaaeae - then death cannot khaaeae - death cannot devour you. guramukh eaeko jaathaa - the guramukh - that person who keeps the Guru as the center in their life eaeko jaathaa - has recognized that only one Waheguru is the one who does all, has recognized that Lord God lives within.

Kaaman eish punnee anthar bhinnee miliaa jagajeevan dhaathaa |
Kaaman - the soul bride's eish - desires of the soul bride. What desire was that? To meet God. Anthar bhinnee - when that soul bride was colored, bhinee - means to be completely drenched with God's love inside. When that soul bride got drenched with God's love then miliaa jagajevan dhaathaa - then that soul bride was untied with jagajeevan dhaathaa - then she was united with the jagjeevan - the life of the world, dhaathaa - the giver forever and ever.

Sabadh rang raathee joban maathee pir kai ank samaaeae |
Those who are raathee - who are imbued with the color of the shabad, with the color of the love of shabad, joban maathee - they are intoxicated with true youth. What does this mean? That those people whether they are 90 years old, whether they are 9 years old, 19, 29 - doesn't matter what age they are, they have that youthfulness about them, what youthfulness? Every morning amritvela - someone gets up at 1, somebody is getting up at 2am, 3am, 4am - whatever time they start their amritvela. Sitting, doing ishnaan chanting Waheguru Waheguru Waheguru Waheguru, doing Japjee Sahib, doing Sukhmani Sahib, reading the banis, listening to the Guru's words, walking to the Gurudwara Sahib, sitting in the sangat, always doing seva - having that youthfulness about them. They are intoxicated. In the sangat the 90 year old is doing seva and so is the 9 year old - they are both intoxicated with the same enthusiasm. Pir kai ank samaaeae - in this way they samaaeae - they merge into the very being, ank means the very form of God.

Sacharraa saahib sabadh pashaaneeai aapae leae milaaeae |2|
If you want to pashaan - if you want to understand, if you want to realize the sacharraa sahib - Waheguru, the true Lord, that can only happen through the shabad. Aapae leae milaaeae - if you look in the shabad then Waheguru jee will merge you with Himself.

Jinee aapanaa kanth pashaaniaa ho thin poosho santhaa jaaeae |
Those gurmukhs, those saints, those followers of the Guru who have pashaaniaa - who have recognized God within them ho thin poosho santhaa jaaeae - I will go to those saints and I will ask them the path. What do they say?

Aap shodd saevaa karee pir sacharraa milai sehaj subhaaeae |
Give up your sense of aap - give up your sense of ego and saevaa karee - then serve Waheguru. Pir sacharra milai sehaj subhaaeae - then you will be united with your sacharra pir - your true Husband Lord Waheguru but in sehaj subhaaeae - if you color yourself in the color of sehaj. Sehaj means to be in the color of complete poise where there is no happiness, no sadness, where there is complete equality, complete balance within and that can only come when you give up your sense of ego.

Pir sachaa milai aaeae saach kamaaeae saach sabadh dhan raathee |
If you kamaaeae - if you practice saach - the truth within your life then you will meet the true Lord. Saach sabadh dhan raathee - in the True Love the soul bride in imbued.

Kadhae n raadd sadhaa sohaagan anthar sehaj samaadhee |
That soul bride who is colored in the True Love of God kadhae na raadd - she is never left by God. She is always in His company. She is always a happily married soul bride to God. Anthar sehaj samaadhee - inside, deep within her she is imbued in the samaadhee - meaning that deep level of concentration, that deep level of focus in the stage of sehaj - in the level of complete balance. Doesn't matter where she is walking along she is in that samaadhee - that soul bride, that person who is in that they can be talking but will still be imbued in that love.

Pir rehiaa bharapoorae vaekh hadhoorae rang maanae sehaj subhaaeae |
That Waheguru, that Lord God, that husband Lord, that pir is bharapoorae - is pervading through all, vaekh hadhoorae - look He is with you at all times. Rang maanae sehaj subhaaeae - those people who realize this they maanae - they enjoy the rang - the love of God sehaj subhaaeae - because they are colored in that stage of complete balance and poise.

Jinee aapanaa kanth pashaaniaa ho thin poosho santhaa jaaeae |3|
Those who have recognized their kanth - their husband Lord ho thin pooshoo santhaa jaaeae - I will ask them the path.

Pirahu vishunneeaa bhee mileh jae sathigur laageh saachae paaeae |
Even those who have been vishunneeaa - who have been separated because of their bad karam, because of their misdeeds in past lives bhee mileh - even they can be united with the true Guru jae sathigur laageh saachae paaeae - even they can be united with Lord God if they are laageh - if they attach themselves to the true feet of the true Guru, of the Eternal Guru - if they follow what the Guru says.

Sathigur sadhaa dhaeiaal hai avagun sabadh jalaaeae |
The Guru is forever merciful - forever dhaeiaal - forever forgiving, avagun sabad jalaaeae - if you fall at the feet of the Guru the Guru will burn away within you the dirt of all avagun - the dirt of all misdeeds through the sabadh.

Aougun sabadh jalaaeae dhoojaa bhaao gavaaeae sachae hee sach raathee |
Aougun sabadh jalaaeae - your aougaun - your sins, your vices are burnt away through the sabadh - dhoojaa bhaao gavaaeae - your love of duality, your love of the material gains, of maya is gavaaeae - is removed. Sachae hee sach raathee - that soul bride is completely raathee - completely imbued in the color of God's love, in the color of the love of that true Lord.

Sachai sabadh sadhaa sukh paaeiaa houmai gee bharaathee |
Through the sabadh of that sachaa Waheguru, through that God, through the true sabadh of Waheguru which is received from the true Eternal Guru you will receive Eternal sukh - sadhaa sukh - continual peace, peace which is never ending. Houmai gee bharaathee - if you color yourself in the sabadh then your haoumai - your ego gee bharaathee - meaning your doubts, they will all melt away.

Pir niramaaeil sadhaa sukhadhaathaa naanak sabadh milaaeae |
That pir - that husband Lord is niramaaeil - that husband lord is completely immaculate - the purest of the pure. Sadhaa sulkhadhaathaa - He is forever giving out sukh - peace. Naanak sabadh milaaeae - Sathiguru Amardaasjee Maharajee says you can united with Him through the sabadh - through meditating upon Waheguru Waheguru, through reading the Guru's baanee.

Pirahu vishunneeaa bhee mileh jae sathigur laageh saachae paaeae |4|1|
Even those who have been separated from pirahu - their husband Lord Waheguru bhee mileh - even they can be united with the Guru, united with Lord God jai sathigur laageh saachae paaeae - if they attach themselves to the feet of that Eternal True Guru.

Pir niramaaeil sadhaa sukhadhaathaa naanak sabadh milaaeae |
Pirahu vishunneeaa bhee mileh jae sathigur laageh saachae paaeae |4|1|

Waheguru Jee Ka Khalsa, Waheguru Jee Ki Fateh!

 

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