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Gurpurabs / Festivals

2-5 July @ Silat Road Sikh Temple :  166th Barsi of Bhai Maharaj Singh Ji

22 July @ Central Sikh Temple : Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Harkrishan Sahib Ji

Weekly Events

Every Wednesday @ L4, Central Sikh Gurdwara Sahib : Vaaran Bhai Gurdas Ji

Every Wednesday @ Zoom : Understanding Gurbani & Concept Values

Every Friday @ Zoom : Lecture Series on Sawayiye - Bhatta de Sawayiye

Every Saturday @ L4 Classroom, Sikh Centre : Saarang Ki Vaar Mehla 4

Every Saturday @ Silat Road Sikh Temple, January to April : Full Anand Sahib in Kirtan Form

2nd and 4th Sunday @ Zoom : Guru Ki Fauj

 Central Sikh Temple  Silat Road Sikh Temple
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ਜੈਤਸਰੀ ਮਹਲਾ ੫ ਘਰੁ ੩
jaitsaree mehlaa 5 ghar 3
Jaitsree, Fifth Mehl, Third House:
ੴ ਸਤਤਗੁਰ ਪ੍ਰਸਾਤਿ ॥
ik-oNkaar satgur parsaad.
One Universal Creator God. By The Grace Of The True Guru:
ਕੋਈ ਜਾਨੈ ਕਵਨੁ ਈਹਾ ਜਤਗ ਮੀਤੁ ॥
ko-ee jaanai kavan eehaa jag meet.
Does anyone know, who is our friend in this world?
ਤਜਸੁ ਹੋਇ ਤਿਪ੍ਾਲੁ ਸੋਈ ਤਿਤਿ ਿੂਝੈ ਤਾ ਕੀ ਤਨਰਮਲ ਰੀਤਤ ॥੧॥
jis ho-ay kirpaal so-ee biDh boojhai taa kee nirmal reet. ||1|| rahaa-o.
He alone understands this, whom the Lord blesses with His Mercy. Immaculate and unstained is his way of life. ||1||Pause||
ਮਾਤ ਤਪ੍ਤਾ ਿਤਨਤਾ ਸੁਤ ਿੰਿਪ੍ ਇਸਟ ਮੀਤ ਅਰੁ ਭਾਈ ॥ ਪ੍ੂਰਿ ਜਨਮ ਕੇ ਤਮਲੇ ਸੰਜੋਗੀ ਅੰਤਤਹ ਕੋ ਨ ਸਹਾਈ ॥੧॥
maat pitaa banitaa sut banDhap isat meet ar bhaa-ee. poorab janam kay milay sanjogee anteh ko na sahaa-ee. ||1||
Mother, father, spouse, children, relatives, lovers, friends and siblings meet, having been associated in previous lives; but none of them will be your companion and support in the end. ||1||
ਮੁਕਤਤ ਮਾਲ ਕਤਨਕ ਲਾਲ ਹੀਰਾ ਮਨ ਰੰਜਨ ਕੀ ਮਾਇਆ ॥
mukat maal kanik laal heeraa man ranjan kee maa-i-aa.
Pearl necklaces, gold, rubies and diamonds please the mind, but they are only Maya.
ਹਾ ਹਾ ਕਰਤ ਤਿਹਾਨੀ ਅਵਿਤਹ ਤਾ ਮਤਹ ਸੰਤੋਖੁ ਨ ਪ੍ਾਇਆ ॥੨॥
haa haa karat bihaanee avDhahi taa meh santokh na paa-i-aa. ||2||
Possessing them, one passes his life in agony; he obtains no contentment from them. ||2||
ਹਸਤਤ ਰਥ ਅਸਵ ਪ੍ਵਨ ਤੇਜ ਿਣੀ ਭੂਮਨ ਚਤੁਰਾਂਗਾ ॥
hasat rath asav pavan tayj Dhanee bhooman chaturaaNgaa.
Elephants, chariots, horses as fast as the wind, wealth, land, and armies of four kinds
ਸੰਤਗ ਨ ਚਾਤਲਓ ਇਨ ਮਤਹ ਕਛੂਐ ਊਤਿ ਤਸਿਾਇਓ ਨਾਂਗਾ ॥੩॥
sang na chaali-o in meh kachhoo-ai ooth siDhaa-i-o naaNgaa. ||3||
- none of these will go with him; he must get up and depart, naked. ||3||
ਹਤਰ ਕੇ ਸੰਤ ਤਪ੍ਰਅ ਪ੍ਰੀਤਮ ਪ੍ਰਭ ਕੇ ਤਾ ਕੈ ਹਤਰ ਹਤਰ ਗਾਈਐ ॥
har kay sant pari-a pareetam parabh kay taa kai har har gaa-ee-ai.
The Lord's Saints are the beloved lovers of God; sing of the Lord, Har, Har, with them.
ਨਾਨਕ ਈਹਾ ਸੁਖੁ ਆਗੈ ਮੁਖ ਊਜਲ ਸੰਤਗ ਸੰਤਨ ਕੈ ਪ੍ਾਈਐ ॥੪॥੧॥
naanak eehaa sukh aagai mukh oojal sang santan kai paa-ee-ai. ||4||1||
O Nanak, in the Society of the Saints, you shall obtain peace in this world, and in the next world, your face shall be radiant and bright. ||4||1||