Swahili Page 365

ਏਹਾ ਭਗਤਿ ਜਨੁ ਜੀਵਤ ਮਰੈ ॥
ayhaa bhagat jan jeevat marai.
The true devotional worship is that by which one remains detached from the love for Maya while engaged in worldly chores,
Ibada ya kweli ya ujitoaji ni ili ambayo kuipitia mtu anabaki amejitenga kutoka upendo wa Maya wakati amejihusisha katika kazi za kidunia,

ਗੁਰ ਪਰਸਾਦੀ ਭਵਜਲੁ ਤਰੈ ॥
gur parsaadee bhavjal tarai.
and by the Guru’s grace crosses over the terrible world-ocean of vices.
Na kwa neema ya Guru anavuka bahari-dunia mbaya ya dhambi.

ਗੁਰ ਕੈ ਬਚਨਿ ਭਗਤਿ ਥਾਇ ਪਾਇ ॥
gur kai bachan bhagat thaa-ay paa-ay.
The devotional worship done according to the Guru’s teachings is approved in God’s court,
Ibada ya ujitoaji inayofanywa kulingana na mafundisho ya Guru inaidhinishwa katika mahakama ya Mungu,

ਹਰਿ ਜੀਉ ਆਪਿ ਵਸੈ ਮਨਿ ਆਇ ॥੪॥
har jee-o aap vasai man aa-ay. ||4||
and then, the reverend God Himself comes to dwell in the mind. ||4||
na kisha, Mungu Mwenyewe anayestahili heshima anakuja kuishi akilini.

ਹਰਿ ਕ੍ਰਿਪਾ ਕਰੇ ਸਤਿਗੁਰੂ ਮਿਲਾਏ ॥
har kirpaa karay satguroo milaa-ay.
When God bestows mercy, He unites a person with the true Guru
Wakati Mungu anatawaza huruma, Yeye anaunganisha mtu na Guru wa kweli

ਨਿਹਚਲ ਭਗਤਿ ਹਰਿ ਸਿਉ ਚਿਤੁ ਲਾਏ ॥
nihchal bhagat har si-o chit laa-ay.
Only then he engages in unwavering devotion and attunes his mind to God.
Wakati huo pekee anajishughulisha na ujitoaji imara na kumakinisha akili yake kwa Mungu.

ਭਗਤਿ ਰਤੇ ਤਿਨ੍ਹ੍ਹ ਸਚੀ ਸੋਇ ॥
bhagat ratay tinH sachee so-ay.
Everlasting is the glory of those who are imbued with worship of God.
Unadumu milele utukufu wa wale ambao wamejawa na ibada ya Mungu.

ਨਾਨਕ ਨਾਮਿ ਰਤੇ ਸੁਖੁ ਹੋਇ ॥੫॥੧੨॥੫੧॥
naanak naam ratay sukh ho-ay. ||5||12||51||
O’ Nanak, imbued with God’s Name peace is attained. ||5||12||51||
Ee Nanak, kwa kuwa na Jina la Mungu amani inapatwa.

ਆਸਾ ਘਰੁ ੮ ਕਾਫੀ ਮਹਲਾ ੩
aasaa ghar 8 kaafee mehlaa 3
Raag Aasaa, Kaafi, Eighth Beat, Third Guru:
Raag Aasaa, Kaafi, Mpigo wa Nane, Guru wa Tatu:

ੴ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਪ੍ਰਸਾਦਿ ॥
ik-oNkaar satgur parsaad.
One eternal God, realized by the grace of the true Guru.
Mungu Mmoja wa milele, anayegunduliwa kwa neema ya Guru wa kweli.

ਹਰਿ ਕੈ ਭਾਣੈ ਸਤਿਗੁਰੁ ਮਿਲੈ ਸਚੁ ਸੋਝੀ ਹੋਈ ॥
har kai bhaanai satgur milai sach sojhee ho-ee.
By the Pleasure of God’s Will, one meets the True Guru and attains understanding about living righteously.
Kwa Mapenzi ya Mungu, mtu anakutana na Guru wa Kweli na kupata uelewa kuhusu kuishi kwa uadilifu.

ਗੁਰ ਪਰਸਾਦੀ ਮਨਿ ਵਸੈ ਹਰਿ ਬੂਝੈ ਸੋਈ ॥੧॥
gur parsaadee man vasai har boojhai so-ee. ||1||
By the Guru’s Grace, one comes to understand about God’s presence in the heart. ||1||
Kwa Neema ya Guru, mtu anakuja kuelewa kuhusu uwepo wa Mungu moyoni.

ਮੈ ਸਹੁ ਦਾਤਾ ਏਕੁ ਹੈ ਅਵਰੁ ਨਾਹੀ ਕੋਈ ॥
mai saho daataa ayk hai avar naahee ko-ee.
God alone is my Master and bestower of all gifts; I do not depend on anyone else.
Mungu peke yake ndiye Bwana na Mtawaza wa zawadi zote; sitegemei yeyote mwengine.

ਗੁਰ ਕਿਰਪਾ ਤੇ ਮਨਿ ਵਸੈ ਤਾ ਸਦਾ ਸੁਖੁ ਹੋਈ ॥੧॥ ਰਹਾਉ ॥
gur kirpaa tay man vasai taa sadaa sukh ho-ee. ||1|| rahaa-o.
When through the Guru’s grace, God’s presence in the heart is realized, then there is peace forever. ||1||Pause||
Wakati kupitia neema ya Guru, uwepo wa Mungu moyoni unagunduliwa, basi kuna amani milele. ||1||Sitisha||

ਇਸੁ ਜੁਗ ਮਹਿ ਨਿਰਭਉ ਹਰਿ ਨਾਮੁ ਹੈ ਪਾਈਐ ਗੁਰ ਵੀਚਾਰਿ ॥
is jug meh nirbha-o har naam hai paa-ee-ai gur veechaar.
In this world only God’s Name can make one free from all worldly fears; but Naam is realized only by reflecting on the Guru’s teachings.
Duniani humu Jina la Mungu pekee linaweza kufanya mtu huru kutoka hofu zote za kidunia; lakini Naam inagunduliwa tu kwa kutafakari kuhusu mafundisho ya Guru.

ਬਿਨੁ ਨਾਵੈ ਜਮ ਕੈ ਵਸਿ ਹੈ ਮਨਮੁਖਿ ਅੰਧ ਗਵਾਰਿ ॥੨॥
bin naavai jam kai vas hai manmukh anDh gavaar. ||2||
Without God’s Name, the foolish self-conceited person, blind in the love for Maya remains under the control of the fear of death. ||2||
Bila Jina la Mungu, mtu mpumbavu mwenye majivuno binafsi, kipofu katika upendo wa Maya anabaki katika udhibiti wa hofu ya kifo.

ਹਰਿ ਕੈ ਭਾਣੈ ਜਨੁ ਸੇਵਾ ਕਰੈ ਬੂਝੈ ਸਚੁ ਸੋਈ ॥
har kai bahane jan sayvaa karai boojhai sach so-ee.
The person who while living according to God’s will serves God by meditating on His Name, that person alone realizes the eternal God.
Mtu ambaye wakati anaishi kulingana na mapenzi ya Mungu atatumikia Mungu kwa kutafakari kuhusu Jina lake, mtu huyo pekee anagundua Mungu wa milele.

ਹਰਿ ਕੈ ਭਾਣੈ ਸਾਲਾਹੀਐ ਭਾਣੈ ਮੰਨਿਐ ਸੁਖੁ ਹੋਈ ॥੩॥
har kai bhaanai salaahee-ai bhaanai mani-ai sukh ho-ee. ||3||
We should sing God’s praises, while living in accordance with God’s will; true peace is attained by gladly obeying His command. ||3||
Tunafaa kuimba sifa za Mungu, wakati tunaishi kulingana na mapenzi ya Mungu; amani ya kweli inapatwa kwa kutii amri yake kwa furaha.

ਹਰਿ ਕੈ ਭਾਣੈ ਜਨਮੁ ਪਦਾਰਥੁ ਪਾਇਆ ਮਤਿ ਊਤਮ ਹੋਈ ॥
har kai bhaanai janam padaarath paa-i-aa mat ootam ho-ee.
By obeying God’s will, the intellect becomes sublime and one attains the purpose of human life.
Kwa kutii mapenzi ya Mungu, uwekevu unakuwa tukufu na mtu anatimiza kusudi la maisha ya binadamu.

ਨਾਨਕ ਨਾਮੁ ਸਲਾਹਿ ਤੂੰ ਗੁਰਮੁਖਿ ਗਤਿ ਹੋਈ ॥੪॥੩੯॥੧੩॥੫੨॥
nanak naam salaahi tooN gurmukh gat ho-ee. ||4||39||13||52||
O’ Nanak, sing the praises of God by following the Guru’s teachings and you shall be saved from the vices.||4||39||13||52||
Ee Nanak, imba sifa za Mungu kwa kufuata mafundisho ya Guru na utaokolewa kutoka maovu.

ਆਸਾ ਮਹਲਾ ੪ ਘਰੁ ੨
aasaa mehlaa 4 ghar 2
Raag Aasaa, Second Beat, Fourth Guru:
Raag Aasaa, Mpigo wa Pili, Guru wa Nne:

ੴ ਸਤਿਗੁਰ ਪ੍ਰਸਾਦਿ ॥
ik-oNkaar satgur parsaad.
One eternal God. Realized by the grace of the True Guru:
Mungu Mmoja wa milele. Anayegunduliwa kwa neema ya Guru wa Kweli:

ਤੂੰ ਕਰਤਾ ਸਚਿਆਰੁ ਮੈਡਾ ਸਾਂਈ ॥
tooN kartaa sachiaar maidaa saaN-ee.
O’ God, You are the eternal Creator of the universe and You are my Master.
Ee Mungu, Wewe ndiwe Muumba wa milele wa ulimwengu na Wewe ndiwe Bwana wangu.

ਜੋ ਤਉ ਭਾਵੈ ਸੋਈ ਥੀਸੀ ਜੋ ਤੂੰ ਦੇਹਿ ਸੋਈ ਹਉ ਪਾਈ ॥੧॥ ਰਹਾਉ ॥
jo ta-o bhaavai so-ee theesee jo tooN deh so-ee ha-o paa-ee. ||1|| rahaa-o.
That which is pleasing to You, comes to pass. Whatever You give, that is what I receive. ||1||Pause||
Kile ambacho kinakupendeza Wewe, kinatendeka. Chochote unachotoa, ndicho ninachopokea. ||1||Sitisha||

ਸਭ ਤੇਰੀ ਤੂੰ ਸਭਨੀ ਧਿਆਇਆ ॥
sabh tayree tooN sabhnee Dhi-aa-i-aa.
O’ God, the entire universe is Your creation and all meditate on You.
Ee Mungu, ulimwengu mzima ni uumbaji wako na wote wanakutafakari Wewe.

ਜਿਸ ਨੋ ਕ੍ਰਿਪਾ ਕਰਹਿ ਤਿਨਿ ਨਾਮ ਰਤਨੁ ਪਾਇਆ ॥
jis no kirpaa karahi tin naam ratan paa-i-aa.
He alone, attains the jewel- like Naam whom You bless with Your mercy.
Yeye pekee, anapata Naam kama kito ambaye Wewe unabariki na huruma yako.

ਗੁਰਮੁਖਿ ਲਾਧਾ ਮਨਮੁਖਿ ਗਵਾਇਆ ॥
gurmukh laaDhaa manmukh gavaa-i-aa.
The Guru’s followers attain It and the the self-willed people lose It.
Wafuasi wa Guru wanaipata na watu wenye hiari binafsi wanaipoteza.

ਤੁਧੁ ਆਪਿ ਵਿਛੋੜਿਆ ਆਪਿ ਮਿਲਾਇਆ ॥੧॥
tuDh aap vichhorhi-aa aap milaa-i-aa. ||1||
You Yourself separate the self-willed people from You, and You Yourselfunite the Guru’s followers with You. ||1||
Wewe Mwenyewe unatenganisha watu wenye hiari binafsi kutoka kwako, na Wewe Mwenyewe unaunganisha wafuasi wa Guru na Wewe.

ਤੂੰ ਦਰੀਆਉ ਸਭ ਤੁਝ ਹੀ ਮਾਹਿ ॥
tooN daree-aa-o sabh tujh hee maahi.
You are like a mighty river of life and all the creatures are living in You.
Wewe ni kama mto mkuu wa maisha na viumbe vyote vinaishi ndani mwako.

ਤੁਝ ਬਿਨੁ ਦੂਜਾ ਕੋਈ ਨਾਹਿ ॥
tujh bin doojaa ko-ee naahi.
Other than You, there is no one at all.
Isipokuwa Wewe, hakuna mwengine hata mmoja.

ਜੀਅ ਜੰਤ ਸਭਿ ਤੇਰਾ ਖੇਲੁ ॥
jee-a jant sabh tayraa khayl.
All beings and creatures of the universe are part of Your play.
Viumbe na wanyama wote wa ulimwengu ni sehemu ya mchezo wako.

ਵਿਜੋਗਿ ਮਿਲਿ ਵਿਛੁੜਿਆ ਸੰਜੋਗੀ ਮੇਲੁ ॥੨॥
vijog mil vichhurhi-aa sanjogee mayl. ||2||
It is by Your Will that some are separated from You and others who were separated reunite with You. ||2||
Ni kwa Mapenzi yako ambapo wengine wanatenganishwa kutoka kwako na wengine waliotenganishwa wanaungana tena na Wewe.

ਜਿਸ ਨੋ ਤੂ ਜਾਣਾਇਹਿ ਸੋਈ ਜਨੁ ਜਾਣੈ ॥
jis no too jaanaa-ihi so-ee jan jaanai.
O’ God, only that person understands (You and Your laws) whom You make to understand,
Ee Mungu, mtu huyo pekee anaelewa (Wewe na sheria zako) ambaye Wewe unamfanya aelewe.

ਹਰਿ ਗੁਣ ਸਦ ਹੀ ਆਖਿ ਵਖਾਣੈ ॥
har gun sad hee aakh vakhaanai.
and only that person always utters and describes God’s virtues.
Na mtu huyo pekee daima anatamka na kueleza fadhila za Mungu.

ਜਿਨਿ ਹਰਿ ਸੇਵਿਆ ਤਿਨਿ ਸੁਖੁ ਪਾਇਆ ॥
jin har sayvi-aa tin sukh paa-i-aa.
One who serves God by remembering Him, attains peace.
Yule ambaye anatumikia Mungu kwa kumkumbuka Yeye, anapata amani.

ਸਹਜੇ ਹੀ ਹਰਿ ਨਾਮਿ ਸਮਾਇਆ ॥੩॥
sehjay hee har naam samaa-i-aa. ||3||
That person intuitively merges in God’s Name. ||3||
Mtu huyo anaunganishwa katika Jina la Mungu kisilika.

ਤੂ ਆਪੇ ਕਰਤਾ ਤੇਰਾ ਕੀਆ ਸਭੁ ਹੋਇ ॥
too aapay kartaa tayraa kee-aa sabh ho-ay.
You Yourself are the Creator; by Your doing, all things come to pass.
Wewe Mwenyewe ni Muumba; kwa kufanya kwako, vitu vyote vinatendeka.

ਤੁਧੁ ਬਿਨੁ ਦੂਜਾ ਅਵਰੁ ਨ ਕੋਇ ॥
tuDh bin doojaa avar na ko-ay.
Without You, there is no other at all who can do anything.
Bila Wewe, hakuna mwengine hata mmoja ambaye anaweza kufanya chochote.

ਤੂ ਕਰਿ ਕਰਿ ਵੇਖਹਿ ਜਾਣਹਿ ਸੋਇ ॥
too kar kar vaykheh jaaneh so-ay.
After creating the world again and again, You look after it and know everything about it.
Baada ya kuumba dunia tena na tena, Wewe unaichunga na unajua kila kitu kuihusu.

ਜਨ ਨਾਨਕ ਗੁਰਮੁਖਿ ਪਰਗਟੁ ਹੋਇ ॥੪॥੧॥੫੩॥
jan naanak gurmukh pargat ho-ay. ||4||1||53||
O’ Nanak, this becomes apparent only to a Guru’s follower. ||4||1||53||
Ee Nanak, hii inadhihirika tu kwa mfuasi wa Guru.