Mantra: Kaval Nain Madhur Bain
Waahay Guroo Waahay Guroo Waahay Guroo Waahay Jee-o
Kaval nain madhur bain kot sain sang sobh
Kahat maa jasodh jisahi dahee bhaat khaahi jee-o
Daykh roop at anoop moh mahaa mag bhaaee kinknee
Shabad jhanatkaar khayl paahi jee-o
Kaal kalam hukam haath kahu kaun mayt sakai
Ees bamm-yu gayaan dhayaan dharat hee-ai chaahi jee-o
Sat saach sri nivaas Aad purakh sadaa tuhee
Waahay Guroo Waahay Guroo Waahay Guroo Waahay jee-o
You are lotus-eyed, with sweet speec h, exalted and embellished with millions of companions.
Mother Yashoda invited You as Krishna to eat the sweet rice.
Gazing upon Your supremely beautiful form, and hearing the musical sounds of Your silver bells
tinkling, she was intoxicated with delight.
Death's pen and command are in Your hands. Tell me, who can erase it? Shiva and Brahma yearn to
enshrine Your spiritual wisdom in their hearts.
You are forever True, the Home of Excellence, the Primal Supreme Being. Waahay Guru, Waahay
Guru, Waahay Guru, Waahay Jee-o. ||1||6||
You are blessed with the Lord's Name, the supreme mansion, and clear understanding. You are the
Formless, Infinite Lord; who can compare to You?
For the sake of the pure-hearted devotee Prahlaad, You took the form of the man-lion, to tear apart
and destroy Harnaakhash with your claws.
You are the Infinite Supreme Lord God; with your symbols of power, You deceived Baliraja; who can
You are forever True, the Home of Excellence, the Primal Supreme Being. Waahay Guru, Waahay Guru, Waahay
Guru, Waahay Jee-o. ||2||7||
Siri Guru Granth Sahib
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