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Section 1 - Jup
Section 2 - So Dar
Section 3 - So Purakh
Section 4 - Sohila
Section 5 - Siree Raag
Section 6 - Raag Maajh
Section 7 - Raag Gauree
Section 8 - Raag Aasaa
Section 9 - Raag Goojaree
Section 10 - Raag Dayv
Section 11 - Raag Bihaagra
Section 12 - Raag Wadahans
Section 13 - Raag Sorat'h
Section 14 - Raag Dhanaasaree
Section 15 - Raag Jaitsree
Section 16 - Raag Todee
Section 17 - Raag Bairaaree
Section 18 - Raag Tilang
Section 19 - Raag Soohee
Section 20 - Raag Bilaaval
Section 21 - Raag Gond
Section 22 - Raag Raamkalee
Section 23 - Raag Nat Naaraayan
Section 24 - Raag Maale Gaaura
Section 25 - Raag Maaroo
Section 26 - Raag Tukhaari
Section 27 - Raag Kaydaaraa
Section 28 - Raag Bhairao
Section 29 - Raag Basant
Section 30 - Raag Saarang
Section 31 - Raag Malaar
Section 32 - Raag Kaanraa
Section 33 - Raag Kalyaan
Section 34 - Raag Prabhaatee
Section 35 - Raag Jaijaavantee
Section 36 - Shalok Sehskritee, First Mehl, Fifth Mehl
Section 37 - Fifth Mehl, Gaat'haa
Section 38 - Phunhay, Fifth Mehl
Section 39 - Chaubolas, Fifth Mehl
Section 40 - Shaloks Of Devotee Kabeer Jee
Section 41 - Shaloks Of Shaykh Fareed Jee
Section 42 - Swaiyas From The Mouth Of The Great Fifth Mehl
Section 43 - Shaloks In Addition To The Vaars
Section 44 - Shalok, Ninth Mehl
Section 45 - Mundaavanee, Fifth Mehl, Raag Maalaa
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Shri Guru Granth Sahib : Section 35 - Raag Jaijaavantee
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Shri Guru Granth Sahib: Raag Jaijaavantee
Section 35 - Raag Jaijaavantee - Part 001

One Universal Creator God. Truth Is The Name. Creative Being Personified. No Fear. No Hatred. Image Of The Undying. Beyond Birth. Self-Existent. By Guru's Grace:

Raag Jaijaavantee, Ninth Mehl:

Meditate in remembrance on the Lord - meditate on the Lord; this alone shall be of use to you.

Abandon your association with Maya, and take shelter in the Sanctuary of God.

Remember that the pleasures of the world are false; this whole show is just an illusion. ||1||Pause||

You must understand that this wealth is just a dream. Why are you so proud?

The empires of the earth are like walls of sand. ||1||

Servant Nanak speaks the Truth: your body shall perish and pass away.

Moment by moment, yesterday passed. Today is passing as well. ||2||1||

Jaijaavantee, Ninth Mehl:

Meditate on the Lord - vibrate on the Lord; your life is slipping away.

Why am I telling you this again and again? You fool - why don't you understand?

Your body is like a hail-stone; it melts away in no time at all. ||1||Pause||

So give up all your doubts, and utter the Naam, the Name of the Lord.

At the very last moment, this alone shall go along with you. ||1||

Forget the poisonous sins of corruption, and enshrine the Praises of God in your heart.

Servant Nanak proclaims that this opportunity is slipping away. ||2||2||

Jaijaavantee, Ninth Mehl:
O mortal, what will your condition be?

In this world, you have not listened to the Lord's Name.

You are totally engrossed in corruption and sin; you have not turned your mind away from them at all. ||1||Pause||

You obtained this human life, but you have not remembered the Lord in meditation, even for an instant.

For the sake of pleasure, you have become subservient to your woman, and now your feet are bound. ||1||

Servant Nanak proclaims that the vast expanse of this world is just a dream.

Why not meditate on the Lord? Even Maya is His slave. ||2||3||

Jaijaavantee, Ninth Mehl:

Slipping away - your life is uselessly slipping away.

Night and day, you listen to the Puraanas, but you do not understand them, you ignorant fool!

Death has arrived; now where will you run? ||1||Pause||

Next: Shalok Sehskritee, First Mehl & Fifth Mehl

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