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:: Holy Ginan (Garbi) No. 28: Pir Shams's Tame japjo din raat ke ::

Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim
In the name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful.

Recited by Alwaez Rai Shamsuddin Bandali Haji

Tame japjo din raat ke,
mandir maa(n)he mahaaljo re lol
Remember (the name of the Lord) day and night,
and enjoy thereby in your personal world,
which has the potential of becoming a temple of God.
Jaa(n)ki surti laagi bharmand ke,
amar reljo re lol
When the concentration is focused at the
middle of the eye brows, you will enjoy immortality.
Zeva taan na tute taar ke,
surti baandhjo re lol
Maintain the concentration in such a manner that the
pulling of the breath does not break the connection or rythm.
Anhad vaaja vaaje saar ke,
nit sohang uthe re lol
Music is heard from unlimited instruments in a
perfect manner when the breath arises (in this manner).
Maa(n)he beth a surtiya saar ke,
durijan shu(n) kare re lol
Where the ones who concentrate perfectly are found,
what can the wicked ones do?
Jaa(n)ki surti laagi bharmand ke,
nur maa(n)he kheljo re lol
When the concentration is focussed in the middle
of the eye brows, you will play in the Light.
Bhed na jaane pade re puraa ke,
mundh matisu(n) karo re lol
They do not understand the mysteries and recite the ancient scriptures.
Why do you maintain an empty (or stale) intellect in this manner?
Tame parkho te parkhanhaar ke,
chit maa(n)he chetjo re lol
So evaluate the knowledge O evaluators,
and remain watchful.
Bharmand aakho karjo haath ke,
jyaa(n) rav chamkaar chhe re lol
Have the middle of the eye brows entirely in your hands (control).
There the sounds of lightening are heard.
Sir alya-thi aave haath ke,
toy songho jaanjo re lol
If you attain this control even at the price of your head,
regard it as cheap.
Purav janamna hoy sanskaar ke,
to fal paamsho re lol
If you have had the refinements (education of the higher)
in your past lives, you will attain the fruits now.
Shura ho kar lado sanmukh ke,
sir sompi valo re lol
If you have the strength, fight face to face and
having given up your heads (intellects) feel the benefits thereof.
Tame guruji saathe het ke,
rida maa(n)he raakhjo re lol
Keep the company of the Guide with love
and keep him in your hearts.
Taare amar khetr paake saar ke,
harakhe dhaaljo re lol
Then the field will yield timeless harvest in a
complete manner, so protect it heartily.
Hira muman karjo haath ke,
fera shu(n) faro re lol
Have the diamonds ("ginans") in your hands
and why experience the cycles (of rebirth)!
Joi joi bhagati karjo saar ke,
to fal paamsho re lol
By continuous reflection perform piety in a
complete manner (with correct intentions).
Then you will attain the fruits.
Chhaani chori na kariye vir ke,
dasond aaljo re lol
Do not do silent robbery O dear ones, submit the tithe duly. 17
Ke jaani lejo duniya maa(n)he ke,
pustak paaljo re lol
Be knowledgable in this world and
fulfil the prescriptions of the scriptures.
Tame chit maa(n)he cheto munivar bhai ke,
mugatiye mahaaljo re lol
Be vigilant or watchful by your consciousness O believer
brothers and thereby enjoy the prospect of salvation.
Tame juvo juvo gurna ginan ke,
bhula shu(n) faro re lol
Continuously reflect upon the ginans of the Guide.
Why do you maintain the state of forgetfulness.
Je chaalya gur ginan pramaan ke,
te amar huva re lol
Those who have adhered to the teachings of the "ginans",
have indeed attained immortality.
Em bolya guruji Shams Pir ke,
mansu(n) maanjo re lol
In this manner the Guide Pir Shams says,
follow these teachings heartily.

May our beloved Imam NOOR Mowlana Shah Karim Al-Hussaini (a.s.) grant you, your family, your Jamat and the worldwide Jamat luminous (noorani) and spiritual (ruhani) tayid (help) to advance materially, spiritually and intellectually, and may He grant you the inner vision of the Truth. Ameen.

Haizinda — Qayampaya
(Our Present Imam is Living and His NOOR is Eternal)

Rakh Mowla je Noor te Yaqeen (Certainly, we trust in Mowla's Light only),
Noorallah Juma
Twenty Eighth Night of Ramadan Mubarak

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