Saturday, November 26, 2011

Kar kirpa prabh deen dayala

(Translation provided courtesy of Sikhnet)

vadhans mehlaa 5

antarjaamee so parabh pooraa.
God is perfect - He is the Inner-knower, the Searcher of hearts.

daan day-ay saaDhoo kee Dhooraa. ||1||
He blesses us with the gift of the dust of the feet of the Saints. ||1||

kar kirpaa parabh deen da-i-aalaa.
Bless me with Your Grace, God, O Merciful to the meek.

tayree ot pooran gopaalaa. ||1|| rahaa-o.
I seek Your Protection, O Perfect Lord, Sustainer of the World. ||1||Pause||

jal thal mahee-al rahi-aa bharpooray.
He is totally pervading and permeating the water, the land and the sky.

nikat vasai naahee parabh dooray. ||2||
God is near at hand, not far away. ||2||

jis no nadar karay so Dhi-aa-ay.
One whom He blesses with His Grace, meditates on Him.

aath pahar har kay gun gaa-ay. ||3||
Twenty-four hours a day, he sings the Glorious Praises of the Lord. ||3||

jee-a jant saglay partipaaray.
He cherishes and sustains all beings and creatures.

saran pari-o naanak har du-aaray. ||4||4||
Nanak seeks the Sanctuary of the Lord's Door. ||4||4||