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This Shabad is by Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Raag Sorath on Pannaa 595
soriT mhlw 1 Gru 1 ]
sorat(h) mehalaa 1 ghar 1 ||
Sorat'h, First Mehla, First House:
mnu hwlI ikrswxI krxI srmu pwxI qnu Kyqu ]
man haalee kirasaanee karanee saram paanee than khaeth ||
Make your mind the farmer, good deeds the farm, modesty the water, and your body the field.
nwmu bIju sMqoKu suhwgw rKu grIbI vysu ]
naam beej sa(n)thokh suhaagaa rakh gareebee vaes ||
Let the Lord's Name be the seed, contentment the plow, and your humble dress the fence.
Bwau krm kir jMmsI sy Gr BwgT dyKu ]1]
bhaao karam kar ja(n)masee sae ghar bhaagat(h) dhaekh ||1||
Doing deeds of love, the seed shall sprout, and you shall see your home flourish. ||1||
bwbw mwieAw swiQ n hoie ]
baabaa maaeiaa saathh n hoe ||
O Baba, the wealth of Maya does not go with anyone.
iein mwieAw jgu moihAw ivrlw bUJY koie ] rhwau ]
ein maaeiaa jag mohiaa viralaa boojhai koe || rehaao ||
This Maya has bewitched the world, but only a rare few understand this. ||Pause||
hwxu htu kir Awrjw scu nwmu kir vQu ]
haan hatt kar aarajaa sach naam kar vathh ||
Make your ever-decreasing life your shop, and make the Lord's Name your merchandise.
suriq soc kir BWfswl iqsu ivic iqs no rKu ]
surath soch kar bhaa(n)ddasaal this vich this no rakh ||
Make understanding and contemplation your warehouse, and in that warehouse, store the Lord's Name.
vxjwirAw isau vxju kir lY lwhw mn hsu ]2]
vanajaariaa sio vanaj kar lai laahaa man has ||2||
Deal with the Lord's dealers, earn your profits, and rejoice in your mind. ||2||
suix swsq saudwgrI squ GoVy lY clu ]
sun saasath soudhaagaree sath ghorrae lai chal ||
Let your trade be listening to scripture, and let Truth be the horses you take to sell.
Krcu bMnu cMigAweIAw mqu mn jwxih klu ]
kharach ba(n)n cha(n)giaaeeaa math man jaanehi kal ||
Gather up merits for your travelling expenses, and do not think of tomorrow in your mind.
inrMkwr kY dyis jwih qw suiK lhih mhlu ]3]
nira(n)kaar kai dhaes jaahi thaa sukh lehehi mehal ||3||
When you arrive in the land of the Formless Lord, you shall find peace in the Mansion of His Presence. ||3||
lwie icqu kir cwkrI mMin nwmu kir kMmu ]
laae chith kar chaakaree ma(n)n naam kar ka(n)m ||
Let your service be the focusing of your consciousness, and let your occupation be the placing of faith in the Naam.
bMnu bdIAw kir DwvxI qw ko AwKY DMnu ]
ba(n)n badheeaa kar dhhaavanee thaa ko aakhai dhha(n)n ||
Let your work be restraint from sin; only then will people call you blessed.
nwnk vyKY ndir kir cVY cvgx vMnu ]4]2]
naanak vaekhai nadhar kar charrai chavagan va(n)n ||4||2||
O Nanak, the Lord shall look upon you with His Glance of Grace, and you shall be blessed with honor four times over. ||4||2||
This translation is an updated version.