khojat khojat darsan chaahay
mwJ mhlw 5 ](98-2)
maajh mehlaa 5.
Maajh, Fifth Mehl:
Kojq Kojq drsn cwhy ]
I have searched and searched, seeking the Blessed Vision of His Darshan.
Bwiq Bwiq bn bn Avgwhy ]
I travelled through all sorts of woods and forests.
inrguxu srguxu hir hir myrw koeI hY jIau Awix imlwvY jIau ]1]
My Lord, Har, Har, is both absolute and related, unmanifest and manifest; is there anyone who can come and unite me with Him? ||1||
Ktu swsq ibcrq muiK igAwnw ]
People recite from memory the wisdom of the six schools of philosophy;
pUjw iqlku qIrQ iesnwnw ]
they perform worship services, wear ceremonial religious marks on their foreheads, and take ritual cleansing baths at sacred shrines of pilgrimage.
invlI krm Awsn caurwsIh ien mih sWiq n AwvY jIau ]2]
They perform the inner cleansing practice with water and adopt the eighty-four Yogic postures; but still, they find no peace in any of these. ||2||
Aink brK kIey jp qwpw ]
They chant and meditate, practicing austere self-discipline for years and years;
gvnu kIAw DrqI Brmwqw ]
they wander on journeys all over the earth;
ieku iKnu ihrdY sWiq n AwvY jogI bhuiV bhuiV auiT DwvY jIau ]3]
and yet, their hearts are not at peace, even for an instant. The Yogi rises up and goes out, over and over again. ||3||
kir ikrpw moih swDu imlwieAw ]
By His Mercy, I have met the Holy Saint.
mnu qnu sIqlu DIrju pwieAw ]
My mind and body have been cooled and soothed; I have been blessed with patience and composure.
pRBu AibnwsI bisAw Gt BIqir hir mMglu nwnku gwvY jIau ]4]5]12]
The Immortal Lord God has come to dwell within my heart. Nanak sings the songs of joy to the Lord. ||4||5||12||