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'Th~ Rehaj: iMarya~ has been translated wil:h l:h~· s.rea'[ ~raoe ~'f SrI' G)JlI'iU Granth Sa!"! lb .. Ji. The trans 1·,aJtof.$ and! :s evada rs wh~ have WO(k~~.:o 111 ·th ls f;)ubJi:caliqn a Ire fQrE've·r' g'rn,te'f iJ~ to tine· G tIIiruS ~!f'!ld lh e dls:Glplined G'ur.sij kh~ wh~ hav,e. Uvea and ad'Ed aecerdl 119)lty' to' U~leJ R~hEl.t 'a~pla rne:dl_

The S$V'~9ars of '~:h1.s, putdicaJ'kHli feell [hal: U 'i$ :p~tli j'u~~ti.t to, rnentlo n I hal we all rsewe·$· are sn dsav o lI'c"lil1l g, ·~o INe up '10 'tile hi.Qh standJiit'ds; 0:1' ~:he .Re-hat Mary-,itJlda. The d~$cipl'in e ~F a Kh@isa: Is rndlsed .. S hsrper then .Ih e' KhandiB! and 'fiiher than a ha:irw (AneJI1O Sah~b) I Ulhiii Raha:t '. a~d8 i;s a mora I s;~z~iidatd l~a~t :all Siikh!!!5. ~hQ!lJ~d a·i rrr t;<:l 'aL: hieve, We pray' ~ hi:l'~ &1lg uru .blez~s us and all thQ~e·-tha.t read this? R:e~'1al, M,a·~,a,jj ~ te UV8 up re '1 h,e, h'lgh 'ffloraHly and :SPI ril~~,n~,y -e,~p:1 a,~n:te'~.

We~a'reJorev€!t g,mi·e·ruI to Bam ~r Singh J'it the a~l'ing Jath~dar-.()f Clatndam~ Tsksaal j, who ga,~~: us Ip-ermission '10 'I r.a11-sw~e· this 'ltac:r~ We, _an~' :g r:a_teJ l~~ th ali the ~'QlnJ pt~ ,.8b~,ghs who hav~: 18_OObJfE'irlt ~l- p,KrOf-r:ea;_d'rng 'ine 11 um~ rous edit [lO~n~;;afJid h'a:'f~ ~~hleh lnva~uabl~ s[j~g;ge5H.o'J1s"

Vile: ~:~~til$J'~I:sd: til e Mary~da, ."a.~ , . a· 'let' here W'a$ a. 'vo:i'cl: In a:! I: present .En ,g~lsh pubLicatUbl1lS, ·as '~:hera was na one h7a crLfi:!look that -D,~v,e,red R~ halc.:·efil'e,C'ti,v ely. 'The: b99:1{~' 1:0:3,1 are fc!'lat~: to JRe.h;ll.. have very f~w r~e rerhC'HS to Guma nl Of R~h~1i~uHyad'a:slA6hi1t Na~s 111'~ too Imes e'i the fi·:tH\J}~.

'WttJ~~f:e~! that all S~~k~~ :r11IJS/t· ,att'emp' ·to, telaJf:il 'Gll.JrilllUkhij tf~e ,scr:ipt oreated by cHYf' bel¢Ved' ~eoo,:tlId GcU 1"lU~ Sr~ Gurul .An~d Dev J n, ThB~ 't:rans,ltdfiBn does not ~~l'~n come n~a r Ihe ~o:rigl~'~~1 in PlIn~bi, ,H 'eiooive 'I:fan~l~ti'ons [:t:1to _ Eng I ish Qit GUri?~ni\tP~ rnjij,bir {f,a:~I10t be ae;hiw'oo. W'B oan g:eJt near :bll!~ [191' :gel ths 'f ull m,ea~if! 9 Cit ';lS<$eth~S" from .a, liJlta.tlstaflon, To 'ge1' the iu1~ e~SerlGc€! rolf 'GJ,~!riJan~ i and ,sjkh i W,E!: mu:~t: end~aV'?l!lr to rlearn P~JllJ~b~ aiid I his \\~~] (liP en many p.~thways rb bo.un d8; ,O'f ki"frowl'edg:~ fortJ~.~

Th~' ·~tm 01 tne tran~I'alf,on i~ 1'00 hlrfonn and 'i1n~pir,~·lhe reeders, 'W8 pray Hlat .G.'urn BaJ"{ib :~ay" b~e$,s.; aM '~he readers. 'Niith nai~' s~i II~ or' the '6 unn1ukhtli lan.9uage.

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W;e be·g forr' for'gl¥e.n~~s. 'froml Sa'h!!b Sri' G 1II ru GIanth Sahfb Jl' fOlr 'a fly rnlsw.~'e;s, ,t hr:;t hav.ij be:&fl, "lrnadle;' ,i 11 'tr,~ns~l'ion, pili b,ITca.'tion eiildllFJre~aratJOFi (d 'the IFl,~·~,at Ma.r.yad~. 'W'e P,Fa¥ th~t G u ru ~Sah~b. a,nd th~ SiJ,dh S'~U'1;g,~l ( Ho~it C'ongr~'aUQrJ ) Gall. 'fowS! i\le our shoMcofl1!lng§ ~.rlrd ~rrve. us 'fli,~ 'roM:~~l!de and stqre'n'i!glh kj· co~tlrUJ_e ... ~erJ,ing 'the K!haJsa P~tnlll.

VshegtJ mU Jj' ,K~~. ~nalSia V~h~g·urLl ,J'i Ki F,at.eh ,4,

Wh.Eiin V~J;.~gMr,~ blesses a I¢.'CiL~pl}~! 'wJth eli i(:l"hrld~ aJ ~:his aqspl~~ou\.S fi[1t:unef4 Ihi I':S~ ~Ua is.to UUer ~Va.b~~ g,urulil G Llrlfn~ ntar ( b~e.s$ed word' of '~'h,e G'1iJ ru } 'to the chi The

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m~dwlf,~'. shou Id ba-a S:i kh, so that she carr eha~t this' lite .

• = ,AII1 Amr[tdhar'L9~ (bap..Hsed :Eliikh) Sl'ngh shou~dt g:et a ;lbowl mads or Sa'mtJ Loh '~pu reo iron} ,a nd h8,1~ "f~U ~il with wafs!:;. .,

= Fiv~ p,~,t~~~ ('sMJgar . cake s) shouhj be, add€[l'tn th~ wat:rer

= Th~~ j'frd:dure~ 1.i5 to' 'b~' <!(:mUt~lIJY'u3:id,y .'i:j·!ir1l"~d with ~,iiij, .8amloh K]rpan (S[f!!gU iliOn

O'ag:gler) .

= IJ~:r,ill9. the:$~,inih,g,; lhe, :Sfn9ln ~s.'l;o, 'Mcile .JapJ.~ ·~-af-ij~b from me:~Qry and l~ '~~ ,sit in the: liBi:F~A'9i~RI> pc~iti:~t1 •. ,~, War~iijr ~:~Sl'nl?!&' _, the, left l~~:-I,s ~'d~~ 'fq:lqied Inw.vdJy t.p nftit on a;11'd., the' right js to he upright) "si!.mJlar fa fj .. ,~prrnlter~ _r.sfa.t1r;;e bet-on:: a i\~t~~,

~ Qn,'t:i:®' the' ,Japj j' Sa,h ilb reci.1all ,i\S· ,oo(l"D1p~et;e 'Ute: Altf!li1't 'I"S; r.eady.

F'i\fE;' ~di~Q~;S ·tt:pm fhe tip tif the ~Kitpanr ,~lt"e, .~9' o-e gw~n to t h'~ GhH~, ~nd ·die. m~ther is to, dr'ili~'tb~ .r:E~·$I:OW '~I1e, AU;'rit This' '$, ~ha; 'f~r~t G,ere;m,eny of ilN'it~ia1'~o'n of' ,q, 1~·f:1~ld i~to ths Kh~jsa. Panlh {Ne.liorn).

The f1f1oltiJe r js, then to. ~[~a>st~'f.~·ed the: e hi:I~~ ~~':m : . .t.hi~ "ale: :O:~tj]d ';$h~u~' beoome \r~rtLJ~~s,! a w;~,rri{)r" ,~~,ri!:l~h ¢)hafltal?i'ep:.1~· a vul:l;r~ot ~~rSn{h," ;Ena.ct.in:g' ,aW1Y aU,e 50;11, of .01 lith wU~/cer'~ mQn~i [S' no[ .a~~ow~d ~1fI Gurmal;, fQr 'e'~m;p!le I iJiZ'k}!" (; harms elr st,~ n~FS Hed 911li the ohf,~dis %OO'ri:st or- around ~jslh~ r n ~1Q,k.; Tid, brea'~ la'il ,~1I1P~t3t1a161i1:5' Ka:tra (br8Jceh&t. made af' ,sawab'lQh) ts '~ 'be. p.laced 9111 lh~ c~i~q\~ t+g,ht=handi wrist D.rinking alC9ho~ and '9,~J~ng ni~~t 'wh~~$~ o~le~r~~~I~gl ~h e: M rU, Q16 ~ ~hjl~ is a;, gn~at

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,Afi:e:r U'Ef,above, !e;',8iremOIlYi ~aMh Parshad' is-;to.be p-le.p~:r;ed amid an A,r,d~~ re6ul,ed in: lhe p[,esel"l~:e ;ZYI' 3rt Gi Utu G ~,anUT"Sah ilb ] l, I: he:- ch Hd,'::;f na n'H~rbf ba,s~d an t I:\~ ;nrs~ II~ne r . ,Df 'tthe' 'H Uk~tnlh;Cl,ma ta ken ··f rum Sl,;i' ~G, u rl:._J lSi ra nt h S'a,h ~b n.

H possible 0\F'f the sa me: ;:lay ~ Seh~J Pa~~h(' R et i;t~'1 oJ' ,Sri 6"u~u GJ ranl:h .Sahibl J~ ) .:g.~dlJ\~d 5Er ~tartetL 'The. e hi Id"Slnd hmS/he:r mother lShQu'lld. I i~ten 'to 'the wildie. P.aalhr At th e' Bh o·g .. (,cDmplet~o~l~' 01 ,F:S'C [tall} G, LJi'Li ka Ila ng.tlr is 'to be' sel:"!l,e:d td J he Sadh S:a,i'1In~~'

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11 is, ,e8Si@n1i9;'I···tha~ th e. eh i I d'$. <~:rel't~ en ~ur"e th~t the' he/l'Ehe ~s, ecillJ]osted. Those pa rent)$ V~~10 do no~ edutsJe -r:herr o.ftEp~in~r ;a:r.e lik~ enem i':e~; to the m,

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'ThcJ'J'e WJff1nr.:;. w'110 .~a:y: ":1 fcun:!a a 10'J" e! ~.f]lVg~tm·'" (l~~','F'ttMfiff j- tn:dt'J') 'tJnd a~:e'f1 dtJ nlJ,~ ~wIJJ·tue' r..lufi't chmJj:e1t {i're:.gfruf 'e,ne)lil,f!i!t olllI,e-.ir tlJ~Uit~. T'jm:'i,;~ par@!Us ,d~,n i{f1h~, lf~fll ~f,),k11(;tbn~ ttlrflr ehi:lif:~~,i-l d(i~ ~t g~~:r~ (m})' ~,~~lje. tl1.i.S,l,i n:u~' H,ta~ Cf! tlu.r lio',(J'~j'ld+ "

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WniiH1 the ~hildl r.eac:h~~Vth~ appropdate-,pqe, i'rels]1,8: ,shduld b;_e enrt>Ue:tfa,t; oS,chqol

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where h'~~~~ can m.al~n'tam t he, ~Sl~h I !fest~l~e 'a:~d I mpn~V£l I,'(s/hi~r S:I khl d:I$C;lphne,.

Thera an~~; 'tW,Q lyp'ea of OOUL:'atlon., one is 'wol1cl~V and the oth~r '~8,spTrituat a,nly worlldly knlOwl:ad,g,e~ w~thO'iJ1 k[:lOw~,ledigH' of' 'Va.heg IJII'Y j;s" usel ess, tes,t~e less ~nd o.f: no benem., ~:l does no~ make, th~$; h~mal1rbi'l'ith worthwhrn@,t. rathar '~i (';nt!'~tes e,go~ail'ld

,:ath 13 lem tf.app~ n~ t ha lndJividuall ~ fir the, cfc'I'~" 0'1' birth~ ~nd d.ea:f n~.

'T~\~, ,,~ur:rnl{k~~ lia!ngt~~g~, ,_, (@ us:ba:i1i ~M(H;& Id be talJlgM: ter lfie thiT~. by ~~iFlIlt1:g ~:hili!: 'gu.fd~nQEfOla commiUeti G1Jr,"~,;ikh' wh~)',is '",-e~ 'faith~~J t\~, lh~" G'U.Fu.

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Th~ ,ehrld ts,' not (-81 b!31 ,@ugf:lt Gur.-bah] or dl,EEl :~hil(::HJ:ophy ,of It he rfur~ ~ by a nQFn-Amrlil,dhar~~"()r ',a rlo;ri,;b~ti:eve'r"of th e GiHru", A. child ~~!U9'ht: 'by ~ Gu.r~:ikh 'wlh:a has, 'Go:rnpl.ele faith in [~hj!ru';SaJl ~b ji 'wi'll, ha,v,e ~G:ur-m!Sll i3'i1shtii niadl in them, The chHd ~s/IOt be, ke~t aw~v' f.Fo tn b~~i' ~r s~'nfu~ com parry 'Who b~,'I'ls:v.e ,In' u ~~Sn;;h I' lUrlI~God Iy'

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wa:'fIS, 'ilor ~a.'mp~e wa, Cudf:i'g C'9rrU!Piln:g :I' mOj/p' M:g I':am,mes i . iisJ,enn1g 'hj ,8:1 lii;tmie~ ~~

mu:s'i~ i ph~y[ng cerds, Ig,8:mblmn~ I' 'foul' Ian guage and s:t!e~ll~n,g,

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,~,= fmr ~ fIfs'~· rfNiEi! ~ ~ fJ :~ ~'1ru:t Cl§:.-,'iJftj;..,~' 'Nd'/lPi1f lJ

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U$Jth ,Mj'~ !band' afuJ nf~l~ .c-aj~g.regaw' /]Iu;i diS1..~U;ffJ th« bm.mdl'rtNS 'GGJ'ci. Ifwr'MJrJg i heiT ahUilt~lt 1i6;'W I:f]~,ne;(iit'fji:e,: repe(u t:l~e' IUU1je' oj' ~,ht",l..or.d,'~

(Rd~,(lr.)~anW .8'1I;(IJ Sa~;i b Singh j ~~, p. 1'60'

IMcd:~~r.~ ~re te: ,ma i nf;a.tr( ~ ~5~:.rRng' :Ieve] ~1 '6:ij<h di&~pline·. D~,HV a'fterr ·.heir Nil1n~m (pra.y,en- ·uecit_~.~), 1!h€tY -shou Id go ~o '~h~! GUjrd~arB 'S~.~iit;t , Sikh P~.D8· of li"-W1sh1p ). n~ten :lfjj· ·~~~b:O'1jjiSes.-Qr'1 _Gullm~': and. 'K~Ma n, ta.kr~il.g Jhelw V'Q Un.[fl Ic.hi l'df6n l",riU, them. Tha e:xp 8'neno,es' 01 t ~~ i.ldhood hecJ~;me 6n'fj~il~l@:~' ~J'" 'I he ~ hild ~i ke a I~ liVing en a stcna -e

Th,esel e hi~dlhoDd e;xp~rh~'l1ce8 wijlll beC:'9 me ffi fa ulldiatloli 'k~iJ' '~h.e rest IrJ:lT ~he~r !Ihres~ ~f' ,8, .~~·nd becernss r,eligbu,s at a ~louill,g ag e I:~ en h!&,lshe_ will become $piri:1]ual i' Ghafi~;E!~la I ss.int:ly -and' a wa rd·or,. D~~ iii 1'191 chnd~{)E\d 1+l@ child .should be edUCiit. ~d iabolLilfUiie. ·Gun..! Sah~b';·$~. the· Gf'eal,M~iH1Y'r5t the'.Glr,~~t S.ikhgfBalnts1 he/she --ill grow

LI[.) wl1tiF~ giood 'V,i;rb.J:es- and mor,a ls, _ . -

~'InI".",,:,~ ~ 'fErff'~ ~ ,~,=-::w i~ "':'"~ !i",~ ~'I:f3 ~;~Sl .f.'[f-!E;'. .,. ~, 'P!!!' !Iu..,~ l~ ~~ ~1!'1tHtJ~: ~l~r ~'~ ~'~II'

""D',ri1TkAmrilio 1~w~'lbr~Jttt ,fi\tmjil ~ttr:eN~e liNss l~.l· fl!fdl;lllJ.~~ fill Ggd ..

- (S.a-OS) An, ·J9tH

S.~tg uru b~" ,ereaJirn.g1 ~ sw~et Amr.·jr1' ~ nd ,Kar.~h P'a r,Shfild {~I!Efg&ed sw~~r! '1!ooo:) hats b]~~~oo us '~rB~,dy, B.y b~essirf1g us wijth' Amtit of the' Khanda, GUIFM :Sahib ms .~h6hr.jn@cl .80 neW' way 'Of lif~: 'foJ' human uty •.

:BY'.,Erarl·w~~·~·r.w'~,~'':Bfif"fAo'',J e

f)Io resoh 'Ii ~j:~~ dlspU'l,r!; Q:t ~Jlf f:rfJ~lr r,1,ge $ ·n..fr.rl tbul W.qrm:.m hrme' ~,t.tein g"hi;~fJ' ~~~e otte J~(ml'Jly

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D~ffenf!nc,es' ~n casH~~ '[f;r€6d. c·oltHJlJr', "m~;(i'&_ vI9mrJ;Ff;: ~ibh aJh~dl' ,p'opr :~JI hs:v:e b~~fl

elimli lr1~ted,. .

P113<Jte-':'i&P ~ 1Ik I/J" fi

'~Ml' :iht·g Gftr'ilil: hfl.!i. t~~;·lJ1)we:r 10 kJU {/n.d rt'l;i,h;\~ the de&t/, C,

- (SC;,aS:I'An~ 1.142)

I rl .aDPBf,daLl1~ wi"th Uris. qiuriJ ,$ah.~b .beheij.~~{l tAe~ Pan] PYlclt~ (1h.e~ Fn\l'E3 8el'oVled .~nQsJ :~ nd tJ'berf bro·l;j!glht the:m _ba,Cl.Kf1:~'J irle .wi,th hil·s. s~H~tlU\~J powe·~! Olltl ~1' tl~~ Stil m,e 'j ron blOwl the _ PanJ' PMaue ·drank. thr€i Amiit;. "arr:a-cl G-u:ru j i '~al~d beg'g et:!: ~o hpi nit~s:l€d wl1h the ~'eil'v :sa,m I$! A,l1t~~ whiiPh he nadl j ust ~»es.towed", thus "':0 e~omTilg'

~ niUat~d I mfOI ths .Kha~s:a. Pant h, "

"7

For ~t~h.:t(e g~e,rH~r,BMon~,. it .w~~ es~b6shedl ~hat onl:r, the, P,anj P'yarc:~ ean bestoW' ·.Arillri1: and bless the ftildividual wi'~h GUnnant'aJ, Thus lie one indivjduad ;ca~ BV'rat perform ~h e Amw~t !Cere,mony 011 his C! Wf!l 'I WUholJt t~:kiJ~~ 9 Amr,it on ~ cannot regaEd himlherse~~ as a Si'kh ,t)'f th ~ Guru. Even m:enti onino the" nerne (l~J -a GJ.:.lfl! ,_, :1 ass

.:t:I

'persorn I 5, 's~lil1fLll:I"

Wh~'11 ~ ~hi leli raachas 'the: ~g,e when they' Q2I:ru :~.bkJ a b~' U1H~ R rahat Mlaryada (0.0 d~ of ~on d Lie!) h6{5he rrurst 't~.k'~' t-imw~: trorn tb.~ Pan] ,~y,a rei I'mpOM'a:m IYj, b-e~bt'E6l: takling AlI"rl~t I levery person ~5d~oLl1~d Ir~Hme'mbe'r thaJ, cnce t[dHated:~ he/sh.e must -ordy

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rn~J,ry 'an Irku IV 1:U !Ja~ 1 q~ ms l"!!,'m rrl~;a!t'.:.e~e, t IlS t.~ :I'e IIH.j,il\.lhiU~~l s r-espo-n:s! : I l.y rr a,t .~,1;118

JSi met, 1ft he !personl is Gr .8, you UlI 9 ,aHB" 'til eill the 'pa~e:nl;B .. and/or- Ir,:~~o~e ftalm[l:y ,f'rm st aeeep.t th~· re:Sp!LIJMibUity.

I~ ~ !~rr~,ed persen Ja,~,es ,~:mr~1 by Ul~"!G'~!v~ ,Eonid th,~+r SPol~{s~e ttl, ~IO·t A mri~h~t~!3!. then h#sh~; can f:1q'l h~,~"e. a. physic-~llre~:tilonship whh t lien)" ~n~~~s 'tile~ t,6~o b~€O.m~ AmrR9 tfatels:. Ju~ a s: a clean di~ oomi!lng :i~tD eQrJt~t.t w~th ~n u n~:laa.~ 'on~-9J~o, '~:lJac(j;m~s, (nrt~,; of h:e .s'am,~ is, true for a rna fried I~Q~p~e:' (thi~ ls ~eG';a;u~~ tl.b@~oml~; diffiou rt to ma;in l;ai'li t h,eir- d~SGfplin~), A. hu sband: atlili wife:. 's,hoyJd" ta ke A milt' '~,OIget'~~r' i n 9rd~f for th e;m' 'l:amain~ain 'Ilhelr HIBh at. A rna ~rie cJ' perSOIl does Mt:li have

" •• ~,~ oj; II,., A ' , . i· b. L., • rt.. t 't· ~h ," ., ~ ~,'L, ,.II Jb. "d- t,

piE!trrrlS:S~!OJl ~ .tati:e ,"',;,mnt WlhiliOYfI t.leJlf ,S,poJJ~~. tLi!U b'~ r&.y i1SlS:18t 'L,ld~ity' m!Ll!si;,an(;l~,e: D'I

'I h,~' above condl~lon$ ,.

The: S m~gWs ibes1'Qw1:n1l! '~:heJ A,1!1ult: :sihou Id be or the ,h r,g~le~,t d~~i:~,II;fr1',e:'1 irO~ K ha~s~_. ~O'ne ,Sh1g'h ~:$ t'O bre 'th~' IP'®htti'~ltialr (gM.~rds 11"la!1 al the doc f Wrh:~lf'e the A'mriii; S~I:"fCJ1ar' is'taJdni~'·TP'I\~~I~). TWo l1~gih.ly dliSGiplin'ed S:i~gh":~ shr~'u~d ~'rep~re' ~a.r~h P'a~na;d and [i~~1g.' il~ lnf'O U~e ri~e$"ehde .'af .s rl (J u ~IU '(3 rarLi~:h S'ah[b ,J-1U":andi then :re,c'ite. Jm;"8na $a:1i iOI

. r "-:" ~ . -:-.." _...

Ob~ whol:e 40. V~t~ eoSJ. A.~~ Jhe -i'fls1nJ rn~n~s: flOr tne' 'oEm~~mlpr"'¥ h~v,e' to b~, ~~ 'S,~i_ab LO~'11 tor e:x:e;mple. t~1e lS\Qwl~~ t;u~ke~." V~'55,do~ ![i:[]:~~dr'lQn" :::>p.@,U..il~~ II Khil t!I~O, '~~l(f '~:WOI la:rge: Klr:pans.a nd :EI: -ston,e mortar IS '10 be, !J~~:d, AII't-no ~t.em;s ~(~ t'OI be (j~~ned w~:~ s'and- prior- '10 tlheur iJSitl.:gEh The Pan1 Pya:rec and G ranth f; S;ifi~gh are to.else cl:~(~J1 the-fir' Kiirpans:, and KaJr,~s ;" 't hey are' to. ~lav,e a, -nil ~ bath from head to 'toe, pr.ior to- the. cr:}.r,emony OPl~ lud ln 9 W'ashln_g t~ eir balj r) and to wear of'J'e:.sh c kl.thes . for the: ceremony, They lar~,·,arlso 1'0 have P,ani lshnana (wash '~lE!;i'r-lhand.s. feet~ an:d'-f'~ce') dTr::ecUy b,ekHi',e lent~eiFin,g i I~e Dar:'bar o£ Sri' Giuru Gr2!l'!Ith Sa,l1~b [i, These who dOl the: seva of P:arnj Py~ reo an; to b~ O'f nIgh m~ ral i't~' ,~Hd :Eip~r:!1:!iUanty" 'very ,Cllsc~.p:r:ined i~

~V'e~! 1a,~ril:!>c:jl .... ~ ~~r"'-', .... - _"I it --o;;!F'!;i,o-' ';J,U vi ~.

B

Bhei C,hQllpa Sin;gh ~ wrn~'e.~ in a Re.haJnama that e g'jkh ,s.'ou~d ' ·'e. "'-1, and 'no;" pa~ake ~n anY" mhe! i~nn Qo~' re·l[gjous, lni~ianoh., T~,e Sikh is ",0 ta .e. '. -. -_ - _ frcrn thos·e ru hat are ve',ry Sp~'fUU;~ r 'a nd :mo,ta l;i$J:ro. The Panj Pyare· an~ noI, . 0 be 0 '~,Ip'!'iJ'it-~LiI bald, I~'f'f .. etg:t. ·bea.fctl.ess. Qf~ bad habirt~s .• b~ tht!;!vEr$, .or ,g' ,a,m'b~ers and I .

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vj~ .. Ftio~tn th9Ji'e:U1~1' we get j'nit!a1~d from - wa ta,ke' sarma of' he', es as -

,is wha't.lhe,y mril-ve~r ~ _ :the Armit1.1ha:t is why someone of h~gh S~k_hi di .

be $O'tl~j:hi to gel'~ fJfi:r!·1'Late.d fro m. I!

The Panj P'y'at~~afld fhe-.sranthi' Sah~lh are t'O .ali we.~r 'Ih!e,~sa,me cQlour ~Jo[ ~. Ulese shoulid be one of. '~he Folll\o:\'vrng cclours sa,f;ff9'Ir:!, blus or whlt'e. Their II~,· -11'-"'-'-" are to. .be worn !~,ver the:ir cJothes~ !f1 :KanllUMKaSel (wa,~stband) :rs -to b ':' a . parna (scarf: Jlke';clOthP~ to, be pl'a¢~d a'ro't,md the·ir neck bl~ifo,re',el1telring the D_- ~_,.", rhleit\{3ja1'ra~s (K'irPM hojs~:er~) ,a:re nOlt k.fbtf,of leather, The' Pe·hr8idaall is to - l1i·'9·~ly d~c[p~itied Sik-fl. 'The flV',a :S~ngJi~s are to humbly bow to· .srI GunJ G - n 8.ahlb ji a.nd s:1a!l~ UP., the sildh S-high f:s to do the same and -stan:-d noldi':gl " hands t9~ 8\t he'i.: The J;B~hadar l~ to . ho~~ a lar,ge ,Sri ~a"nb .mn hl~trjf]ht. 'hand ,n - do

~lhe· Chaut'~hip ,seve. with hfs h~ft Hs Js to question the· sb:th S~fln9h - II,Are yoo a hJghly Q~msqlpnrl$d! S'11~~'? Do :y."QiU keep 'the .. dl~scr p.1 [ne of ~:h~ 5:Kakka~rs? Hilive ]mCo.m'matt~d a.ny 61' the four Gard~~'nail slns? Do '!t,o:U :r~ci~e. the' .sp$c,ithfd oaily Nliln~ pray~rs? If' the· .8ing·h its m;arri ed, he ns ta, b,~~1r a.sR~ 'rr hrs slPol~se .. J~. liVingl in

-accerdanee w.i1h th6k Rehat M~nyada~ 'The' .Sklgh' ~8 'tp T,6:c,e the sd Gu- u G.ran n S"a blb J~, and r.a p,I'y 't.nJmb~y nra~: WIth t f19 _ (j,UU Jf's; Ibles~in~g I .. am 1i\l'Ilhg accord frngfo

-, the 'Rbehai Mm'ry:ada ... r~ 't~av:~ !lor ~cmmitted .~ 11y' card i'oa~: ·:.5in .and dG redte- th e daf Nitnern prnvers". i am phy:aically c9mp'reh~i' nl and h~~t.hy., He·showld s:aY'l'hat nB is forBl1er. srt,OneOM'5. du,s" to 'the· e:~tr,apnleril~~ @f Hlf9 mind (snewing hrs.' hurni!~~~}, U he 'is m~nied then he: shouJ~ say' t'~at his. wife i's also' a 11ighlly' cnsciplhi·e~ 8~kh ,and ~h'~' b!y' '~he R~ha~ M~rYS!.d,~.:- The J,a1hedar . .is,~ te quesHon all the.~ si:< Singh s ind:iv Id~~dlyj m.o'Virflg tr9m his. r[:g ht fro hits I eft Arta r ~!:n·e·q:ue$tion ~ns is. av¢r '-, i -all are 5uUa,~re:. cine Singh b~~ome$ the G'ranl'hi ~S'irJgh .and the lPesLj~:[n t~h~ ,J'iathe;dar i,'

bSGotrl1linrg Pa:n~ Py.a.r¢~ .

IN 19,: Those la·king' part in t.h.~H~ev8'of ~a.ri1J PyalrE( must .knqw-a.~j ti"u:{ ive pray'e rs from me.fno,ry~ ,A Jakara (wa.r City} r~ honfy. to be .$,Quhoed on 1ha ila~I' Ardas ,(s'IMpplicatkm payer) ,of the Cer€!mofly.,;

The Pan~ p,Y?ire, are 'to 1:henl s"tal1~' Til 'front' of Sri Guru SraJi1th Sah~b j and perfonn U~e followlngl ArdE.51 "True ~urul Grera1. ,K~ngi qlLi'es1'i'o,nlngl ollhe' Pae] Py:are and 1he S'ranthi $liflgh have: bsen performed. please fQrgtv~· us.'lor OUr shortcomings, make IJS a.bh~ to p~epa.~e ,An~ r~~, i

QI~.H!::sUol1lfllg of cafl!,clidat.es~·who, V1ii:~h tOI ·tak:e Arrn~'~

The ce.l!ldidat'e;~ air~' to. al1'te<r tl1e D~rbatF· one ~' ene, The~ I11ILU~t have Iu~ly, ba"hGoI;:f

. 9

'fltiludfng washed hai,,). weall'in~L- cl'ean srmpI1e.' otq.i~h~s'j the- fivie! Ka~~'Eld3; and a. KijpSh with a 98. .m. W9rn ~ve,r I:he!~'r oIo.th~£':. tf married, the!1!1. the Sihg·h and Singnni mustlgo ~oge:'hali. An .c~ilidi.dat.Qc~ are 0: bow to Guru .9fdllib. rise and 011119 ~Qg"~'lher ~he,rr han~s., r.f a 'c:q.~~pJ8 - the STn'gh is to slsnd .,on the I'i,ghl, hand slde ,and ~'he SfnSl'hn~1 on Il:re' left: hand-s~cle,. The ,J"al'h,edar of the PaliJ: Pyara. with. a dFaWi1 Sri Sa.hfb Uarge sword) un his ri:gI11' h~,lf1d should ask Ine candidates why ~hey' have come to lhe·cer.emony. The ,oandidates wi.'h both hands, together should repl,Y tha'

hey- have.cornato take·Am~rit, l?~es~·I:Jl:S wh'h the gift C!~ Amr~'., The Ja.th~dar ~s.:to.then ,aJ;K1 wnl you li"I,iI,~' aooording 'to' the, Rehel M,~.r-vada, Th<e Ic;andkfates. are to f,eptJy with humli,~iw that wft'h the. 9'facte o:f ~he. Guru thai '~he.y wm b~: abJe 'to ~.t~hieV6 thns.

The' Jath~ar is to~s.~y: tha1' the,y' must cons'ide'r their head and rile es D8longin9 '01 Guru jI'~ a,lw,a'y,5 J'f5mafni'ng wil:hin the pra'e.:tices. Qf th'e:KhaJsa naUon and n~V'[epgoflng against lhe Guru P;::mth. ~IrQm "this day dn~ Ithc.y ore ~\Q c~!i$1~eftheir bcnJ¥ .. mind [and 'W~alth as ,Oelolr.lging, tcr Setguru. By ~~rninQl an honesl: rivirrg Da~v.andh (one tenth .of:::e,alF:ntr:lgs) ~s to be 'gj~en to, 'tn~ ~uru and! m,e··i.$. trij ~e, conducted ~n;EH::co:rdance with the, IFtehat"

~n· ~h8' presenc'f Q~ the PanJ Pyar'I:j' :and Sri G-uru Glf,an1'h Sahib jil appropriete

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pumsnmam '1$ mete~' ()~.t f'c·r ;Srtil~'Lh13iul:n:H'l$l! l!!Ut ev~n. t ,.e mo~ senoU~:·:mlsta~es, any

., b f" T~ < I!.. ' . d I... , f' _ ,

Silns nan, "e '. org'lv~m_, -_ I'te' p6~'On WnO comes, anc u,e@s, rer 'or'g~veli'l®3s ts ·n.ot

,pUlirshetl ~R the afite:rli'fe rn the,·CQJ,.u1. ',~r $'od. and Dha,tamf~~j t(Va:hegunl.l~, Judge) cannot p;un:ish "th~~ p~f,S(m; n the p'8rsqri doe,& ne,:[ ad:rnil' te l.flei:r Sins he.re.~ then ~h(fiy 'wfll get puni~h'ed ~, GO'cfs .a.cuM fIlltld may' hava to t]'O 'lhrol:lgn VafrOIJ$ IifBform"s., b.hi:b's Wine) death$:as punishmer:.it The person !tha1 nat~ke:.s .A,mrU: Is 'bJI mmept. t~e pUI"h!i;:;.hmen1 metsd out as being Just 'B.nd ~cl upon '!t, UnUI .~II.[he:: pun:r:shrne:nt has be.en ~Oimplet;ed,. the, person ~&'~Q co.t:1!=i;id~r t~hem~elvles' as .~if'lful and 'U~H.~m· sins ~s 110' having been 'forgiiven,·,After oolmp,let~ng ~he puhistlmen:t. Karah P~tsh~d ls to be prepar~ and' an A.rdas is to be p~:rf,p'limed. Th~~d person can fhen consider 'th~,mse~ve~slas 'fol!'give.n and caUl become. [o.:ru~r.of 1:h6rpan.~· Py,a.f.ef ~~ flJ:ture A~mr.i;t. cersmooles. Those taking Arnrr:it "or th9.:fir~t time.do nQt get p,un~sll1e,d fer their past sin~:"miBtake$. It [g, the "duty of e'~ch Amriidhar,ge. Silngh that he· "g:ats"; his., Singnni to ta.kEl"Amrin5r vic.~' versa.

If so:rrlM~one has, 00 me to:. retake Am'r"'t, Ln,e Jalhledar is Ito .ask which .cal"djna[ sin hav~ yo.u cornmlued. why h~ve' you. come 10 retake A,mr-it't The pe,tson who has, COn'le>:ttt It'e~Ei~ A.mfiit mu~t fre.ely admiul '[QI thelr mlslakes, or sins, the Panj Pyafre-

. wm~Lt he:n uru~mimo:usly de.c:id~ 0111 the punishm~nt A 11. AraBS for lOf[gi'll5f:H9sS, ·wn! b~ 'perf~lt'med ~nd -Iha person ean then r.16,t~ke A,MriL

NEJ: The: Arda.s for forgivenefilS ls 10 be p,erio.r.med wlth '-he f'inal cAr~:~s ~d 1I1e G~remooy.

8haj Cho'Upa Sirrgh ji Sf'dba,r. In hi's explana:U'o,n.of th~· HehJat~ (p. j 17) \-~/irite.s .. a Sikh ;0

~mo OO'SS' n91; !?re~i:\e~·~lh~~~':Sjpo~~~ 1:0' :t~ke A~r.u~ ~,e co~'~*ter:ed'~ An . he, c;B(ndrEia~es 6[=' L'O na,~ e the~r be~rq_~, 'f~~~i:JI§ ~lijd not 'tI,ed u,p I fi ,im!/,'Q

l:urbans are to .. lia.v,e b~en U@d one ha"yre'if" at a nme -(not ~.i~alIO·ed on tlie'l r h~s a MO. The· '~.ul~n J~ 'tQ be,.,s~,fh}n. blUe, b~j!i~ ~r\,!hit-e' .. Th~' ma:l~ cand'i\clales shou not be weE:lJ:fi1gJ ~:n:l:us.F;?!rsJp.Yra:mai watc~hes or ',~ ny Jewce~ I,ery, The f€'m,~I,e ~ fildld,ab~.5 are not 1:0' heve any Iie:we:m e~r on th elr hands, ~n the ~Ir e8.lGsln,ose s·n d -In eif hair is 1.0 bs in a bunlt:op:,knot and not i:1il pl~H$,~ lhev ·.shou~d re;Hnari.r:1 like· ith~s, 'f~'r-' 'the: n3~~ Off

hel r live·s,. Aft~r th~ qu est-~bf'lhilg' Qf' -all t ~i§ {;.tJlndld~~~s· has been compi;e:led. t ~ey are 10 :s~a'F.'ild i.n'H1S pres.e!!1c@·oJ Satgui""1J end lhe'Jathedar1:rl~n questlons all of them col-

le~tive:~v;· .

niH a,v.e ~~~! ian had tI. 'fu~~ 'jslli[na,an (i1fath) 1 r:J~ LurJ~i!1 Gl th~ WelSc~l tlg Ci~' ha.tr? AIn~~ yo u aU w,~IDrfJliln ~, K~I'l~h~l X:'frp,a11 ,: .. ~~,ao and K~sh~ ra:7111

When ,:~:U '~'he 1P.]~p~~lip.rlS' ~r~, ~e~'m'plete, the Jat~,e_d~t":ig i? ·te~~ .aUI Iii 'e· loond1da[fi ttlat. thpey r['UJIS,'t 's;'~aflrj ~p and Ir-em~{rri sla.nQ·ii~"lg L!n;I,~11 tliEl A1Frlr;i~: ,[ts" ,pr;ep-a.r'B:dl.. The !Canicl kJ~te s iB;rtE~'~lO" Usten. aU,@JiPit.iv~:ly t:q' 'I ~1'Ei, IF[ve ,,~ r-,~yet'$' HI nd "at~: to ~~Qtt di F~'ct~y ,lit Sri ',Guru 'Gr~ll;y~h . Ss:hlb Ji~ corl,e'entr,t1t~ng thel r v[stlQn· ~po[:i G:u ru ,;~.~ n rb,'] i" Iii ~ny' qJ' '~~~ QaRdi~GJla.te3·: encounter any ,S.~d0l1'S physiQ2r1i problems wlnjl~;t ,sIaJ1dii]gl~ 't'heF! lbey >thQu!d .sit doW,rI_ No' onre,~ '~s 'WI tallk W'h~~'~ 1h,e A:mti,t is being. ~rfe.parsd; 'The' c::ail1didalGis ~hCHJlid h:a.ve :I~e·o' f,~aF' and 'faHh~ in ,Gua:u S,8l1i~db!, thit{,;: t b~y aWe! ab-eul iUI be b,l,esse.d with A mrl1:' .aJnd I n,e t.y'~'I,e~of h'hths,-an:d dealhs sha,1I ,~nd ..

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'witts,raed i~h~H·O.ugihlly b·e[q,re~ use. .A. wadi h~n 'b'I'an~~'t is '~:'O- be, 'laId Q~t ,. UJ pan whiGh·. a

-~1;o,rH~ -, rnertar 'is p~.a'mjdl on whic~1 th e. nru'll: bgw1, With the, iron KI\~!nd,a: 'is, ~Q$iiHo:l'~ed."

W~.~Br 'from ~~ IriV,iS'If/.o$lprifl·g'i a well or '~ hand'~PLJ mp is, ~o b:~ Ii Ite:teq: b~foi-~ JljS~: m1d: a'dd,ea to -thj3 l~ ~ta, (I tH~. ilrofl bow~),~ 1t: is ':e~;se.tlri~~1 th~, area or mouth' (Jf'tap; waJ I, Q~' hand pil.llmp is Wi1tsh'edi p rior to . tak.~g ~h!tj: water "~'0 r .Amrit. c e.remo!iJY., -,S ~mlh~JIy~ P:al2!.s:a, {s,lig:a:1' !Oak:es) alt'e to be, fresh 'and cheeked fer dirt {),.p any ,d~fi9Gt,s bell~ilfe

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I{~~ r'~nJ ,Fyare ll7.eh pe.')Jirn- l1rU'~'$. ' .~r,[je rio,ltJtl, b~e rH,ni ,;Yfl·t:~ 'sJ~I,nu ~iI1 yoU!'

,pt~·enGe.· :jn > OidlfH .tiS ptep&XfB' A tnrit· ida, .Ba'ta: .A;5' par your ,olde!; YOlu wm be preste/U' In (be: Pat!] P}fflte, We', i::}eg you ,to b'Jlff's~' U:~ wm~ p:ede,ar' i;iDfj~enl,aJ~oH a~d h.ronufJ\IJ!aNo,1'11 whjl$~ fTi~C.##'l,"ii'- ~h~. Flve Prril~N1,'(:Jr5~' BJe-$s' us so 'W~miE.iY be ~!e' !1I

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bestow Amri!' ltppn: ~t:i1e ,g€JJhered ,h,~rel ,trbday, II

P,~ep'a rIng' A'h~lrl~

,After 'the, Ardas, Hle G-ra.t1Jthii Stngh is-<t'Q take.a H:UlkamnalTiH from S,r1 et~iru ,Gir-anth San;i:b' ji" and '~,h,~' candidS!,te$',~lf'e 10 remain s-ta,r:ldi il~1 ,a-rt~ r bowl ng·. The' ~'af!;d ,dale, ,8;[\8

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'to f1x; tht~'i[r Sligh'~, i!JPQr'I G U FU Sahib ,a,nd [I~$tell aiten1:i,ve Iy to 'Ihe Gurba.n ~ wul h th eir hands together', They ,are not to 'taJk Of wsnder ab (Kit.

Th e'· Paf!,j Pyarie are -te term- a eli rcls around th e Bata and iake up the Bit Asan (a: 'wa. Frio r sta,f:1C'8: 1 n wh lch ~he· ri,ght knee.· is up ri'ght arlta the ~:aH ~~'e:e ls 0 11 the~ gro und )1" Th:e :,PanJ Payr1e. wi n add F\at,a:se l~ugar cak~~) 1~:,O tlh~ W,~,[t ~w: in ihe bata t urn by turn,

Th e Pq.llj Pa~tr~' ,afe ·,t{( ,S'l~ rt 'fi"Qfn 'U],a rlgh'~=ha,nd 'side ~f G"L~ru S:a hrl " Ji ·,a~~ pass the' K hands, frern .one 'tOt th e other. It j's to ,be he d vli·th f'QiIJ'f' Un gers clasped WiLh ~ru:! thurnb et the lop, lin tha iefl' hand a lar.g.e, SriS'ahib'Jstol be helct the bllade 0" which is to. Ihe: rested upon "the shou I~,err and th e ha no le rested on l he E!dg~, O'~: t:I' e bala Before' IDQmmenc[~g 'to .rae:iite G~jrhi=!r1t~ f;ne ~Gr~n1:h~ S,irlgh ~s t.dd 1:0 fbc h[~ s,tglh't: up<)·n 'If:1! e bata ',~ I!'Jd ~o ,melrltally fo Ilow t ~e IPW~.yer,s· b"e-ing recit ad, The. fi Fest Sililgh' W~II~ c;.onc!8[]tra,tB·,on H1El bata·and be!~tin 'Fech'·i'[.~g the Japji SaJll~bl from mie'mo'r1I in'aJpi:JId cleer voice !He, is. to conUnu~:I,M~i stir· the K'handa in the ibal~ sfr:nulta.neotusly as, h'e re.cUes 'J,ap,i~ S,ahib. The o,ther' four Pv,are ,~He to ,prac"e, bo!~h 'thif31ir ham;s,' 4Pon'1'he bata. Tthe;y -too 'w~1I recite It he, Gu~bani ·that ·j':s :b'e"fng :read .and Co.I1~,?ntt~te .D,n '-'the. bata, Upon IC,Qmpletibn [of; ~'fJlP',jl Sahib~'a,1I ar~' to r:e.spe.~UveIY bow Ulei, h~Mls ,a[Jd tJtte'r:' th~ FaJeh ~ ~Va he'g~lHtJ ji ~ K.ha~s.~,. Va h,eg u ru ,ji ~i F~l~ht

Whren the Kh~'rida i:$' JPe.~.s~d to "I.h[e .seco~d ~S ihgh~ 'it is."tc~ bE; kept 'hl ttl e Am~,if and Is ~o bl8i passed to his hand. The Khpan is· also 'i~ b~ p'a;ss:~d i n ~.he- same way ~ ;mah"ttai'n ing ,tomp;lrele contact wfth the bsta Q,t ,a.Il 'timEifs .• The second ,S'in,gh' reads , Jaa,p Sa lib. the lhill-,d read.s. Tvaeparsad Svaye 'f!Sr~ava:9' .sudh: .."], the :fourt:h SiWllgh reads K.ab~iI'Q' Bach ErsnU C.hotlpai (up to ·"".'te'e,r ~attidraV' gra,nth :sudha£;a,") ~al~d 'svaya (·.Paael(:I1) gahe: jab. ~e 'hJ mN~' .• " iii}. :~Pld Dahlia (:il S:agaJ duar Kb shaad

kae .. ,' ~)I. the ,rlftb~SIi.,:gh .roo~t.9"$" all fony verSles o'fA,n$n d' Sa.h Tb" iH!gt fhe,-q~(mptet~

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reI[;; r(oil'o. ~ N.;I'I "IM>!::J:~ P~:'t\!I':1 e '-'1 '!lElJ! ~'I:iil;:j, u ~1"!:!:Il r.'I'IIU!!, o:X.!;,. . _ alegur ~ ,i f'i,: " Ir'!p'!;' :'e I II~ l,l:~!L.?~,elQi.

WhUM Gurba'l'1~ is bei;n.g Ifedted 'nt)" one r~.lD utl'era si)nrgll.€l"word.They mus~ J~otaJQQW 'lne;j:r eyesl to wan~e.r.arou.l1d andl throu,gh tile.' wh'Qie' ~erem,ci)'ny must rerh.airriilJl'IlI alsrt.

The 1:en eyBs '~f 1:he 'p,a.r::f~ Py'are !!qo kln'g irr:rtQ the Bata cf A.mritt ~ re considered tCJ b~ .. t!erT\~,ye~ 'or-~he i~~n G:u~ 'S~Jhibs, tp~k~~g 'inter the 's~me, Bata, of AmriL rna pla.Gtl!~ cif- tsn hand Si of lhe Pani Py~J·e on ~he batao also· ~lio9JVe 't he: same sig[tJififfioanc)e as; if' the t~n' G;IL!rtl S'a,h ibs hand's be~ 119 p~aoed UpOF'! th'e bsta of' Am nit,

Ortce the Arm ult. has~ !bee.,~ created I' lh~ .PanjJ F'-ya;re cu~e to I f1'1: 'the, bata upon '! li1leir hends 'and stand up. 'The Jat hedaU' 'ls to e'arnj on ~.trtTRiflg t ~e Khanda in ths' A rnrit "and ps;rfowm Ardas.~ i!!1iru,e Kfrn 9 wlth you It ~b 1.'9ssir'l[Q Panj pY~'re ~av~ ,rsiJ;,I'te.d F~ s' Pray,e r-:G ,EI.nd Ctsated 'the. bata, oj A Ifnfirt, Whilst rec~ting' t he p'<ay~!rs and tf,leaUfilg 12·

AmrU .. lman,y m~s.Il&If;t9S, CQ;,.lIld ba,V)~L'b~6'n made, pi~,~!Se bless f:~ul,t.1t. ln Ih:e·Amlri~: ls,.ve:sted youII' u!:ill,[m~~e.d spl:r~t'ual POW:e,Ii, p~~

hS:V8: becema .. :hrln:~ated, f,'!L@iTiJ the'. oycl~: :;0'1 births &. d@~d'~, ~nd ~ Ji, ~~

upRl.gilding 1,I:H~i'[j" Rahat, bless- Ihem- wu~h ~j urs;H(h~.1I After '~he ",tJ ~"",,",

p~d'orrnea 'Ibe bata- ~'.3, t;l,). b e p~aeed ~po.~ t,ne ston e-moner, A p~e,e~d ~,ver. the, bata ",a ndl he Id b~. :~he P',~nj P~yar'9 ',8 nidi '~lhe, cantil . seat,eo. The, Gr,j~Hl'~hT ~ll1gh then ~~,k~s .Eli H u'kllJl:frrram\Si ..

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A bl~H1!k~'~ is p.la~rl ern a table, tlp·Oll1 whic;h th~' sl~if1e·'mDrt~r and the bata lel A mrill ~s pl'a'o,eO. T\\fO srna II er i ron b~tEfs :ate' plac sd on the .floor, M.en and wo,men la'lle sep~fated~ anq' turn b~r turn e~~ h pessen SI€PS '1:Qr.rwaFd~ i1hl~y w111 :s.~~.J!l .'1'8 rri:":AS~F!,' ptJ:~ii~-' :i,ng their rig'ht palm~v:et ~tl"le'~r left Tb~·llly;~ra, b.est'owin~ Arndt is to, place.a hand 'full of Amrlt Into· 'Ulec hands ofU~e canclrda1:e-s ,and he IS; he ·IS r 'to drink uL with '},rue~ ~nye. At thiS":PQilnil thef Pya,r,a b~'slGwrn,~ lh.e;.,A:rrmiit·ls,tb 'say IIljU"$t: _' V:ann~,gU1ru ji ka ~.halsa! 'V:ahe'guim'ji' ~t 'F,ste+lii the, Cllli1d~d2fl\®"~ 1:8,tO 'r'BS'f~H~Gtlrve'" replly iiVaheguru ~i' ka, ~·Ji~lsa, Vahe;fglj1rU ~~ ~~ :P:ateih, f1 'rNe: ,o.a.tidi'dlate, is rlQlt to sa:.y IISt~iI du'rin,~ :the~ ra,1teh rIDr is hel.S:he·-1ti SQ'V !!.tJtterIBcL"J ln th~~~rrhtlJtin~t t~e 'P>yat,~ .hes~Qwin~fUle ,A;'fmfli~'l~ '~~ ,~.Ja!CJ~

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fi\('~' ·au;p~ed h~qdfUIIS' o:f Amrlt, 'I n~p tJi~ h~~rlds' t~, ,b·~ q]rur1~.. H~ spJ~8ha~, Am:n, f]\ol~'

·'trme.~· iln tlhe ~y~ ·~n\J 'five pr~~~!Bt3 '!nto the"h~jjf of ~~~ ~a:~d~d~f'~. !al1d 1'~,e (;lJ rfateh i$, to be, mt~red as. me':nt~rin ~d I3J:iojJ~~ Jfor @:at~ t:i.me that ,Am rH. fs tyj*'er;; ~:'o' :t!he

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J~Tlu! Sikh ulkes' ,A~JJ.ri! of ,~he''"'~PtJht~l (cd;iliJr:o~ir,dn b'ew?) .I~" b,e.C£l,~T1e' iIJ1:Uia!'f!d at.~t') rrl#lB;" 1:0. the e;'(J,de· of c'(j)iidl1C:1. Five c:]~pprui Ju;rtWfr,~ls are pi(J.~,&d ~l~ Nisl:hfl- ,~ii.m~.tf,r" !b~tJ

i,~ ti~f! hf!ist/:' t1J,14i,fiY,If"~'n .uunJye'Ji ,_ ~ 'I' '

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Aft1er t'~~in~!"Amrn, ea~h 'ple,cso',rr ls('lc;i r~p~GHulht 'ooW' '~o Srir ,G:uru GIF,~,ll!th Sahnb ji and '~th2r t~le G1urfa~~'h 'to 'ali 't he S'an;a~;~, Wh,en'~~v ~ry.Qt]e hats 'Ialken ,Amiul:, lh,en '~hey ar~~ aJ~ to s.t~n~: u:P i'~ a ni1e~ rwo.:PYar,~ wm h'ol~ihe: ~ata' url'1h ~tf 'h~nd:s and ttl'e' C"an~

,g.[Q;a.tBs wru 'iTli turn place beth th~;k hands. on the balta and h:~lk:e two rr~buthf.td ls l(l'r Am.t:il-·~'ac~ _ It tna[le,;1 s, .£it'ITI ,A rm'1:1 len then this -, ~hould: ~J.e . s haf~d QUIt

If ;an Amr~tdharee: has com m'~tted a ,m'i i1Qr~istake.·~ tne,n hel~~e. sheuld be ghrBo

,.app:roprlabi:!!.p'iLlIt:lilshment ';;I:~d 'GFNJolaa: (a. handful O'~ A,mrri~') iJ8:tP i~e' give~_ pjjnr~Jlmel11 tC·.an ~~ wa:shlh,g. disb es .. ,dri21ari:i:I:yg~ q;ho.e5;w {je}j'r-fg seva iilr11 "the l~'Ilg~lr Or 80 iillethang nr· ~~i't'I!1'il~v' wl'~ri:!Jjre~_. If~il1a Pan] Py~r~ wi~h. .an rndliv~dtj8J! can b'e lo:ld to redte BL!~hM~ ct·m:~~rt~.t.,e flb'r 'iij, spe~UfUc, time or !elr'lg:U, :~s, pUlfd~hrFli~i1l, AIr:!',Amrildharee:_s, c.111'1ol'U'lsn 'sho~ild b:~r gli'ven Ohoola and 'they a r~ no! '~'O '~~l: foom tile s arna !plate as :nol1-Amldtdhatses;

rN B; ~'f there . .,a ire many can d ida'~ es ·the·n more than ,twO: lron bata'scan b e plei{:~ed <011 lhe .f~oa!r when ~dITllirdlSterl:l'1Ig' AmriL

I n tin fa: 't,m;'S'eiioe' a,f Sr] Gu r.L1 Graf1lin 'Sahrb ji, the ParrJ p~~ N~ ;f)Jt,~, to M$.kfZ; ,~II the, S1.!1g:Fl~, <~liIld 8~nghnf's st8Jl,d .and: 'cdlll6]cti\I'Je(1y repeat -t!h~ MODll Matlltar Hv~· ·tjrru~s!, iny~:t i'llla ,~,U it:~ ~pifit ual p-owers lntt? the ca f-lclid~t~~.

Goo, is On~! wi! hO\.lll ~PBO·,s.irUe n, H'e! is ~he. ~t"ea.tpr T rilJe IS Hi~: Na;ffi!9l

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Heallsm ~V th e g~ce of 1,11 e· ,SlIJrlJ hh:;dIitafe on litis ~tame

True before th:a; '-''9ls:s

Trua att the! S"!i!rt 01' 'Ihe ,A,g~

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Srri Guru N'~.k, Oav Jl Sit!,Ys He sh~n 00 true' iin.ltJ e· fllt.uf:~.

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~Iii·tha sgime>m~.I1nef" Vahreguru (&-Urmanl"er'} ts ~o 00 r,ep~gte~ 'fi'v.e t'ima~. ,a:~d rm thl€i' same way i~,~11 i;ts, Po'W'ef.$· become inv~~:ed in UlfSi in dividuaJi by n~p.ea~~ng i~, rlf,il th~'

pr,e:$enc,e ,Of" G lllrU Sahib. T~ ey ~re 'tOI ~tb~ r 1 n8:: G u rfsl~h8,ft'E~f It&s;: . - .

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'"'Wlll;~g!U1t ~:iJJ' ~G'~J~ttt.r~m:r by ~7lo.dllaJ~·~i- ftpon 1~'llrch ,e8o_ i:s (1~:s:e~: i~ .

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After' 1:hls" one IO:f me P~fij ryan;;: will U~~1iI ;le'n n!l~' Ic.anrd1~da~eiiil wna:t, the 'Retfia'l Maijfa~a. (:€lodB of" loo,inlduct- for th~ Kha~'S'a) i~" wflit:h has bee 11 the 5arnlE!: 'SU1CB Uloe fQ-r.'maU~n of 'tt:!e ,Khalsa, Qn~y "i:n.e" Panj "P¥a!'E have ~h~ r~~~J~1t ,to- .aJnnounoe "i:ha M,f,l'IY,a.aa. A'f1ter t ~i~'i all sland and perform, Ard~s fow K~ ra'~ Parshadi arid be.G:jJi[nmg irdt~~t~d inbJ 1 he- Kh~~sa Pant~-

'T~e-·P'.2Jnj··Pya~,e "~.h'~n utter:

;,; ,~Aah;ar.aj.iiJ WhlJst: area"ting th,B·A.mi'it. ,be:sttlwiTJ@ ";, irfV:(i.S:~'lntJ th& Mool Man,rJ!f',~,nd GUi'mant:af, fiai1:t!Jl~lfJg t'/")e; R'$h~t M:'iErJlc~:d;a'( meting IOIr;tt pUfi!8~,fr:l'e,tl'~:;, W~'. mUSl' h.:a:life n7~d!8 many misf.aKesj, pJeas.f9 forgi''1.e oUr f'aJJlts" PY,e~s~1 bJles~ U8 /Mlh true'

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krJ'D w.1edge, fn th~. f~,tuie.. P:re,l tlie f?~'ndkJtd:a'$' from the Gy()~1fj oJ blrlJas and·de.aths~ and. Keep them within your ,Ren-at' Maryadt!l_, If

Aff.e:r ·the ,Ardas'l' ,8, Hu karnna rna Is taken from Sti G uru Gn.l1~h S-a hib Jr. Any candfd'ate, wno has not had theilr- narnes based ~pOnl a, Hukernnsrna from .G,il,J,ru jif; rnusttake new names hem ~h~ r.irs[ letter cd t.he H~kamii:lamSl,. Karah Parrsh$d then ls {Hstr~butled.

NB: n some~on,e';s, wedding has net been perferrned a~J~ordung to Gpr:mat, L~, ,an Anand Kam~ nol belen pel1oFm'13.dJ "lha1 Sin'gh 'and Sing:hrd are ~Q g~-t mamed ,a,(~¢.'Ordrn·g to G.m'ma1: beton;!; U'9 f~nal Ar.dBS 0'[ the ~f~u·,e.;mony. They' are, to walk arou 119 U1:9 S.rj 'G u ru GI fa IIlth Sahnb jl 'feu tim,es as the Lava. p,rayer are b€ i;f,19 ~e:.cileFJ'. Alll~,r]d. SahrnlJ. iJ~ lu be n~~,i't~cll' :foJ [o,w,e..d by-a r,l A'm.as.

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"Fise. Sin.,-~~/l..j' (1dlniJ~iJfer Amn'111 to vJta;;~e c:'O;iIWia.,l'd j~iJ}J m.utt, liJ,ke. Q,n; . o.~Uj f!end f:f!)' r~r;e.iv~

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,tiM;' bCJ(:m Qf Amn't. TtUJ. :ji'l''(t n~ r"rrlj"e:" di.~dp!(:ne:~ ~'~lj~~(,''h ($ M, 'be ~/1'mjj;ht Qf f;i~ ali. ,tim {! !~. ~md

nf..!v'et,ff)1'gJ}"t!J',i'.,~1 tR,~~.m~;UJ1ifUl Bt~.(J.1. Dft$11. Sj.~1~!hjO

111,e Jatheda;ii :Of the. Penj Py.aie· is to ud"e!F the Fa:t~h, a~ r.s, ~he 1 radHI~n from Sat:lgurlJ ~ 1iiile, !and congra:lUI'afe-'lha I new" in~tiate~t Hs also ,sayS{ "Khalsa ji'~ many of. you a:r;e blessed 'f,OF' on thiS!, day you na'';1er!e.oefrve.d ·Sa:t.'Q:ll.nuts .Ji~s g·.ft or Arnrit YQt~ have shaken .off' the i nf~ueno e 'of G'ufuJess pe ople, You now be.;long' 'I:@, I:~ e ~ liIJ"tJI" From 'till'S day fbrw:arddtG1l..h9re the-sons and daugnter:srm th~ GU.IH'U, :an,d y,o'Ui!" mind! body. and, w,e:aIUJJ belen 9 to' 'I he GUi'tJ. Ha,v~v.1Ig ta~en, H1 e- G uru's A,trliri~ .~¥;o;~r' ~p'r~~'oLJ:~~ casle, J,8111l111y n a'l1'¥9: ~'i1d s'~r;;,s ar,EiFno rnora, Y.6~n' ~~r.e,jiious, I [fIe is' "fin i':~h,e~ aJl~,[o_cI,~"y 'y!i)~ ~~ave talk.en b~Ah 1m 'the House orJ"-U"S" G uru, Yo u ~re' ami n~w pa 11 cif 'U,e' Kh a l.sa

'r,e,mi~y:: ..

Y~l.!r )3plirrt I.:lsJ F'ath~ tJ'", i':s Sa,f., ib "Sr~ G Miii ~ o,blnd! S~'i19 h J i; Your _Sp~f,itU~1 Mofher l$ Mala· 8's hib i)a:lfF J!;'

Yb'w· Plac,fEj: rQ,f Birth fG<T~Jd1-a'~ Sri: K.es-garh .sah,ib~

VQ~r p:lace o'r birth is of Sri Anand.plJt Sahib;

Your Mate rn all horne (Nanakee) is.Guru Ka Lahote'~ VOt.:l.r- ObeeHence E~ t@. the One Tlmeless La!rd;

Your on Iy G' J ru is'Sri Guru G ra nth Sahib· Jj. Yo,u are, not 1'0 bo,w to a q.y person as

bel ng, your G uru ~ 1'1'01. svan by mrstaike; .

Y~,ur e.xa~TIil)ati'OrI1 is, onl'y via, the' Shabad and G 1I rb~ rill!;

15,

rJl1je, Sha.l)iUf: ~;~, me C'~![n~ i1Jui L\; l~P()rfJ~y (J! 1,von~hip . Ii' is v.e·,y dIN~l~' ttte Ij?fJpJe, oJ 1:h;e·

·1 ,orld w,rrhcm.t.fhl:fSba:"/)'(!;{J am .ij~!:a'f;t~". ~ (SGG'Sj'AJ.~g 6~~j)

'r~hgre: !lV-it Siwtgi1s wf:t:'}t(!J;cell~'m r(1.lu.1 r af~ YC'm.rgregm'id~, see ,~~~)i ~rlte}ormlsJ)ttJt. wl.'thjtl rhel1t dl

~i¥DJl ~ 'F , '~. ~

''''..t::i... .!til ......:!:It' iI1. ~ iN~ tJ 'Cf~ - thitW" n.

"Tbe J(111d~~'~ =, {Ur l~ ~'nri~dJ~ijre({ dtsdpUJu3.d Sikh ;;$ :rl~y t [,rl,e /onm ,llUU hiL1J:eJ'l'ed'b~: Slr:C~,~ Srkh.s:. i/

R§W~:.~··~ ~!W·~ 11 "'Dtr.fJiI,gJ~' the. /;"ftttl'ehh-r,gs oj the. 7l111,e G"iJt'UI

l:'hrfc,}lC'ie. of births' dnd dtaths liltS bees: abedislted, Ir (SrHsSJ AJ~8 940}

.~ ~" ~ .~~~

~~I;f -·err ,¥PJ'.~'~c1 ,~i,~ "~.QI:",e:q~,?- N

T Jitr 1C.Q\tJet~' p,mtUI,rtii1l/ h1,t af csYh 'ir[k Ot~(:r~:)ktltIr"!'

hl 'the Js'lne:.'w.ay 1'~1~r£~re R~J1"j Py'~'ha' re~ited '~h~ 'firv~ pro.yer~' to ,plf'lelP~f;e: '~'~e Anr1r,itj the oandidate is to· t$t:i:t:~ '~h~ f~ve pr~yer:s, on,a d'~~'ly basis, ,~'fter: r~~lh9.~ea.r~y ,8.t;Jd h$y:ur-ng; l$h!tla;~J" fbp;lhln,g ,tjfuhng \v~~'Rh m,e.dlt:al~QF] ;s done}" In the~a~n;rfili~g Rehr~$' S'abib h~~' .red~'ed alllJd betQre :g6ing tOI 'Sle~p" ,K,i rt~~n $Q'~ljE;d'a i:s~ ~sad" A~ ~ bar:,Ej minlfJrnum' f:he~e: ,~VleI1 plf!9yers a':r-e 'the 'min inn~m w!; i~ h mu~,t be N~iCit~d .~aily by ,~U Amri!tdll·I:;~Jees., The pr,ay,er,s, for' Ahn-rt VelafAmlb,t"cJ's,'jl;ll hOU~iS: {b·ef.O'~e, d~\NFl) are as

folldwS: -

'1.) Sri_ J~pJfi Sa ~rb ~ 'read to aU:atn B.rahm Giya~1 (K'tlawle~ge J~f G@d);

:2) g,r]] J1ala,p 'Sa.hib _. ,Sl'~ .Jaap ,8:a.hih ils; .a, :;::aiuf,at:i'cn te· the~ T.imefe,ss Lo,rdl arrd a

desGrIption a,f his q:uaHHe~::' .

3') len. ,S,vayS! ,--; r'$ra'V\ag su:d~" s:,m~.o,h ,[9 idh@~,o .. ;" ") The Sy.ay~, a:w~ r,ead to attarin

\,!vo tieD.y' d~.~aehment and ab9f1:sh 'f~~~e, :P;f.~t ~t eS'l' and -

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4) S r~~ ChauIP'a:i .s'B,h i b - this is re~'i~e'd flDf IPf,o:t:ectkHfl ~ 'Ii~Zl;'Vi ngl 29 Vers€s Uri the - n Lim er-iGa~ 'o"(de~r as in 3rr D2,s,~m G'!f2!.r1t n S:a hib_

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T~'~ Bif',~ ,Bf1l,~ Ii a1rJ JOkf:ft!: F ,:t;m'~J' ,t ;Jr:.fl

I ~'[!;il _ _

~.rrr l.h:e. m omh oj .Ph-adro. e..fgJ1:l" oo')!~ (lllt!t }'l;la,'YG.)1t'mt ,a S:undti;l;~, ~~~/J U,fJi sirlir.rg .,~J'~ ,r n,e:

,,'. -. -, ··l·c.',~,r . ~ .('1 ,J. ;:~ I' . i ,~,!.~., .,( '"'~ eo ,. ;1') -- ,_ ,) ,. fJ'- _, - jt' ,.' :r: 1Ve,ifJ:rt. e oJ JI'.f1'~ ..J.11''lhl4') " C 'O!~~Fj;e~ ~,~ ;,JTJ' L\\a$Q'.IJ.,~ isramn,

(Dl~Sa_h!, Gr~Wfrt~~ l\,r1,g J38~J

The r~<:;ifal i's' to tH~~ to the LSlbO\if-e! nile], ·then the Svatya and Plo,hrn ,are, to b~. ~iled 1:<0 comp.~ ete' thr.e, p[,~y'er~

,5) SrI A:hanct_,S-ahib - this te~ttell: '~s>fl[)r ~]beW'a-U~f1 '~rQm' th~~~ycle 0'1' bl:t:ih~ '&'Jdea~hs Jand the altahlrn-ent (Ji!; ,Ani!!! nd (lEUr\s;s}. All 4[0 verses ·,are 10 b~: 'r,eci[~fJ:~

'ij') Re~h,ra~: S':a:hilb - 't1~_@.~OO: $i!'J1.1:I:'i:at'or;Je, does not hrav~, to ~I~~V-~ Sach Khand - "hf~ghjMj,t sp:~rtJt ua I p·lane:).; aod

'f) I(.iirtan Soliuela - IP~nJ !tsbnapa ~lk!fashrt]gl ·fee:t'l h£1:t!1ds and FBiCie;;) ~8 p,etf!orma.d be:fofe~ . 'go-i ngt to ~e:~,. After' '~'!1~i8; ifJ'rrG ii~, 1b _ 5:h: tEpp,n th~k bed 9roSs·~~ge~ I ha'Gin 9 tlHi&r tPiiJlow ~ nd t~;Qitel the p:rayt;:~, ~i~tg uru i~ 'wilth, .u~ ISI~ :t!)~~ 'i tml~~ ~a:nc pr()i!:ec~ts u~: ,W'roirfl '~h~ A~,~lf~llo;f: D,a~h ~nd! d~ri1:9n~ .. U Qtr~._ un~1P~~adly 'd!i~~ Tn 'the(i:r' s'~Erep II they wi'll not ~:~,~h~r Jpwe:li' Iliff:~f~r~s:,;·. ,~ad~t ~futJ"g:nl~ Qr ar~ml~' do not ot:~ur f:~ K~lrtah SQhe~.:a ha~s' b~~n r,etlte.~: ;$'idg~ru w>f,a"ce:s., ~n b'p:[l f~rtlr~ss

,;- .

,aro'~ no hi mlh~ r ${~ll tli6:lhlng can hurt or SG2ife the' i'R'u:Hv i:duall.

dfJlmr·,?;t ti'i'Re lff·,dti ~ ~ ~t1i

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itJ{p.H ilr1'~ ~ ,~J;j,Rf" IJ ;;1i

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d&!;{ 'a-6li~,,'l'~Jd""""i::S:~' MfIt·ziH c'~-fl

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.~ ~'U'P;Iiii' t)·~·w .ll ,'tF.IriI: .~ ItJRJ'€ ~ ~l,r :;;m !j :~' N '~Jl

_ (();f.~ ,iJfij' _ Jjf.fff!)f ¥)

11iC foiJp~~1'1~g~'.fil~e·Ks' m~ il!(1; . .m'i:trk ofSi/rhL'l'fitJ-!J'i! J/.lf(J; c'[;m' Jilf.rer be ptw-n::djrom the. iwdj'. Kal'(1, ;'K~'~7~cm:i" K:fjSh~';I,:(,1I' K'a!llgJm', recognise rhCl';C {H' f{)J~l" ()J the in. Tke lm Jj f~ ,'Kesil. Wial(jt~1 'r,-

whic!X ,tl~~' .(Jth~r four 6,:re li,sef' ,'1,11,', 'Dletftt fH~' 1(J1.~f'j ,.Jf;U r .N 's w;~ fc!j must be uvoiit¢,d, U!'J,J~f,~j~ltd ~his ~~~(JhDW t1,il;Y dfJ~I;'b:I, no Ur:!/i t~a~~ b'~~.~l: ,FrJ"'~.~ " :If!ukJt,/:1. rr~kit~g_~ I'qb,~lCC~ (I. ndridmg~,(J)1,y ,(!llh&r J YIN oJ m,1'O;n:G(!1] is). Hap1.mflf, f~m{jl1i'mg .(JJ (W r 1: fU~l(J~.(); eiP'{J.r-le' ~Ham',

He rWJ ~j' (1ij'l~ ll',e,l1l (~~1llr;C1J mlatimr.,~hf:p3 ouuide (Jf r~1.1rrie;;~e l. These ~11'r' 01:fd .lrm r B's. Dyeing f)f beards. (hrdHdi'~,g, w~y emer body "~a.ht or'ii.Jlh.fJ H.I'ea:f1ng ,ei }'neJ'~luh' O~r.:l~'~din~ other ~J~l~es vI ~~Hlke' HI' J aTe suk;tfy fc)r.iJi,lr.te.I1..

;,; Kesh

F'w()':m your head down ta'·Y'iJLJf "tnes aU h~ii(is; to be l~l&p1 tl:1'~~ldt

,.,0,' Wl{g ~ ;eMV lttfPI/

'I~ __ +eo,~~ fpli!.le jtJi.nj: is 'w~'tlT.' t~rrblf;~ titl'muJil," r ~)GGSJ ,.4:7.1,,&' 1 O€M'

C' I;... f ~. " ", " ~., "I;.::: h ° '.-J I' ':>='.,".... l-. I' ' . t:()lJ' b ~e t'esp ~c:~ 0.' 'you r n a,1 r~ ~W~ t!l-h ~a.ns~ a Fe ~:Obt~: tr@'~] I' tv ltilg '~'ell a.yer Olfii e,"'€!t ,Eli

1~tn~:o t~l€:re',s1l1o~~d· be'"~, .sma(1 t tCjJb,~h' ti:~.d u ndelfne~:t:r"'a n~ ;3,' l~ r9~ r' o,~e~ treq ~bbiJ®:

,'I' -. -" . . I"," • II .- ' _... - , [" ,! J';:;" I, • ..-' ,

thrs; Women m1JlS'~: not p~at~ 'thelr naar .,anD s'hr~Vld '~e\ep -tha'ir ~alr tH~~I In ~ bun. ~f

~o$sibl e,. in order to. ~e~pe~t 'your Kesh t tl@~l' a .sni~1I 'UJroan ·~rto1Jld p,e tIed" K-es'ki' ts fl,O~ ,a kakk.air '~oE1e af 'til e' 'rrVe!' KI',s,,);

'f1h{I'''''~';yi§l '~~ n ~,( ,M;jd' ,ill ~: n.le€ij'i fi

l~Li;s.lf!,ri ~;O iI'til tWil'!aJnt:md Q.JJ ,b~~Qw,d. dl1w!£ is Ih'f:: rtJi.\el~t~J'" [l_'t(;.·~re'flui$ftf!, W,tMlI1irJ mj.' dot'(J;'htJlJ._ lYh~l.{J !It llr.flU tJJiiti lre:sil, .,ll,ilfU Jw:r g;1!(l-,l!O~ dar._$.f~a"~. ,j

iIiE'~ fifi ,~~ 11

iIYo.~'1r nose it so g'f{;lcejid;, /ltJti YOUii' J~l(~'f:t iJi S,D ltHi~. fI ~s:arJSJAf.tg 5i67)

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'I~H e drJ~,'1 lmt tu:.ed' 1.0 If:'al:'~ _B:is ,fftiit Jk 'W6;,i:r.cf.rtHM· (mdlie.a!1r.,f:l].fl; .Hi; i'~t 7te: o,f hnte.: ri

c • ~". JiSGGsj./11re'. 9~J

'2., Ka,ng.h.a

~!!I order t6 'ke ep t~e 1:rJ~~hJ cl:@an ~ woodelii1 ~,a:n~ha( Si.kh Comb ) ls: to b~ k\ept, ~ n Ute naJt. ,Aric"O'miIFlQ- ·to, ~.c~'~~~'Wi,~, r'f@ise9 rch k,~~p;tn9I B, WO;qdetJli. ~ n}J~a lin yo~r h~l~r reduo,9s "lh~, I~~!II. ef ,Sit~tia: e!1Etg:y tiundtng l\Jp. /1, rn~tail, o-r :wo't'Ji 6o:mb 'is nol t.o b~,

'H3

To ke.e;pl the bair clean it must be combed twice d.a!!'lv'. In the morning and -el\f·et,Ing af~er G~mb~ng y.our ha:ir. ,8 turban isto be th~~. 1'1 i:s to: be ·t[ed a lay.~r :a,~: ,13j ~.irme·i' and 'it ls to be-removed ~n the same manner, taking ~~. off B [a:~ler at-a tme, Stareh and pi ns a Ire' not to b@ added to ,t A~ 'tutb~'!J I wh~ch wou Id. lna;~e:' illoo~ I ~k~ a ha~"

;~'. »m"·M ,ulli

'!j·nE7"\ .-: .... , ~.. ..', ~,' "., ~ ~ :ri 4 ~. R?!iN' g,.qo,c:t usa ·ffa' !'iI

IPBeiJ1g a Sikh he/sire w,ho '~e(i.rj q hat rliey. ttiiU erll:;;r lff,IQ J.ev~~ (liJ'lrJ,¢S&.tI.l~'jC/rjrl'ns.,,!1

. '. (RlH1tltJU;ini(J; B'riti Prfifil:atrS,irr.gj~ jt; p.;fJS)

j:f y~Uk ka(ig~1:~. ~l~oomBs dam~'g;e.~. ~n atTfN[B,yil, 'sh9~~~ be,..re:p];;3;ce:a ~mm~di'aleJy" 'Th~ ka f'ngha 15 pla'oe'd [0:'1''1 the' head 1'ha ~'f,ghes.t ppi'nl ef nn'e bCl~y and-thus becomes sup,ffi~ne~, I n th ii3' $am~J w;J.,yl he Kh~ lsa ls tc bece.wne supre.me by we movin.9 egtu:H1id b~hig humb!ie~ Just .as :~,~Ie kangh~ removes breken hairs, :a"nd c'i,ear;s 'he hair' p'hys"~anYI it Js also. $ip'iritua.lly Ique.5Uon~n~ .. t,h,e indlvrdual as to how mailiy 'goo.d and bad deeds; have been commnl~ed during the day. Just as ·d~~.n hanr is at:~achM to your hI,ea.d $0 i!J,e. your':goQ.d deeds Sjm,Hl3rly! ,as bn~,l<en r:tairs are' r6m'~ve:~d ~Y :0lur :k:an:~~al YO'LJr' vleas should be reQ1JD'if.!&.dI' 'in the, sari*~ w,a,y. 'The hah'J$ Je}IilJ~v.~(;fb¥. ~:h~e. kang:na '3I.'[\'e not to ~~, ~hflowrr ~ n eJ: dil1;V p,I\a'ri{e: Ot' on Ul., 'froor; Thev:' are' t~ bie ~ep'~, ln a ol:ea-n a nd dry piaoe!~Qnla~ln~r and wh~n l~nPlJgh h~]r has'.ga1 f.,'"et:ed theY, are to, Eh~ bu mt, 'Womer, ,a'nd ~hildr[~n ar'~ \to tiie_ a s,fnng tOI theijr Ikan;g·ha :So, 'Ui~t 'irt'an easii~' be U:ed to their hair;.and t,o step i~ Jrq'm faIHng~~ At home::twp;to 1oiJr'spa:re 'I<ang'hacs tEl ~ to be k~p:;

3:" Kar,;iI,

The ~-\Eita must o,e\of :S~H'ab. Lpn {pure' i~rOn). Tha.Khalsa ls ,110l '1:0' wear' a 'k'S!raJ 'tha1 I,S, made 'OT Igp~d.~ :s:i IVL~ri brass;~ ,oop'p;er or- Q!ne'tl1at has '~;H,ooV"es ~ n it On'ly ,t he Sar-ab Lor, Kalra. is acci3p:mb;1 e '~.Q~ G IJrU Jl Th.9 Ka.ra ·'I'S, a handc-uff placad b,y fh e Gtl FUl upon lhe in(Hv~gual to r~,mEnd Us of (t'ur ~uty to G.od, stoPPi't1!9 Us' from com mining sins, The. ·K.ara ,eicl's. as p(q~eo-ti'Qn i'f' somsone goe'~; lor s'~rik.e! 'Y0~ with a sword 0. I0i yaHI'" 'wr.ist Accord~ng to sc.;(eT!J1:ifi'c., res earn h, the iKa.'~ .. adds to nfe iron levels in ,t h@ body ·by rubbi,I191 '0i'11 tha !$:kltY" The Ka:r~ teaohe.~ us' t hat "these arms b~lc[) ng to Sah~b' Sri! Guru [(3. obi nd Singh ji - ~~it h w~ich we, are not 't;o steel, con, eomml l ['0 fig e. ry , oppress, bully r ~e,rse{) ute" :..sin or :murder. Gam bl i'.ng ·,19 I1d piay,ing

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<Q~r~~ and 'g'~ mqHng ~;reUilO't' I~A~rmitte,rl_ WUh th$$~" hands w~, $h"O~Jld ea m ,a n honest liivlng and ,$h~ie it~, ib~n6fits., ~ t] a_dd~ticJ!!l •. Y~u~' !hands, sho~lt{ :r$~rVre ynur co,m'rm.urni:ty' and! ~he Khall~· natkl'n. The Kara [;s a pred~l.¥s; ,gift besto'we:d upon,'LJs, 'fen'life bY GLi~tj Sehtb 'Wtrh:~'h Gar-mot be se~a;ra~ed from the body The Ka--a j,I," _ .. :j:.'~. '_ '·lh··.·,:. ,-' '.~ b-' -_ -'~_'t;:':::_':.-,' I~'~i :1:' :-'- '1 t:'-;-;;~','-I."-' v I,. - "'- -:.11 '1 j ;- "- ,,_-', :"" L- i~;": " ,f: : ,-~, C!fCU:18W., avmn 9 no egJ tiIl.r'ill!lg :i9l1l~ ne er!~, 8 ~mlhl;i:u.:y, . a~lle rfI uru tras nc De~ I riirm1J_g or

end and the: Kiiu"~ F~n.li nds us 01 UlIJ,$i. -

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Tt.. .... 'p • " - -h . 'l,· th-' >'..11 ~ !~ . ..:II~:· w~ L'-' d ~ :1'El' riJrpa:i:l IS t ,ere, to pn:;l,(:S.ot - :J~ poe Ii an\,!! '~,or '$en""U'6. cil1cSe" .'. 'III:~ ~ .fJ\a:henoe· ar~ .: 1

'rne'~~'Yi the: lK'rrrp~n ~Sl to, b"e 'W3<e~ as- !al' ~sw{Jrd iin order If[! 'd~'Si~ir.'QY'·oppre~$'joril~ The

'1:/' . ';, ,_ - , ~'. _ '" I ' ., ,.

~Up'Ein rs ~o aJw'a,V's 'be In a '9a'Jra ,fHld li1e!j,I'~r 1\01 be rErmqvea 'h:om ~th8 ~.o.qy,,~ 'The

Kirp.aE1 protects us;'f:romi h'idderf' ~ nd se;en rane'mlle.s~ The K~rp,~n is, a 'W~I~POri to p:t'oteot the Whole. ;b.ocW'i as.a min~miUm h'_:staoul\d be nllil'SJ inc'In'~S;:ill !englh. K~eping th~· K~rpaflFil 'i'na If(an9h~ ird:hE:: Kash ,and p:uttlng it on iB ,!!j,tJri~'§~ aj~0lll1d the nec.kU!k;e,

a .. Jii3:lnooa-, ii3:lf'a,oHQ:I"-;o:e.o_l, ,~~,' ~I R·of:I:I-., ... ~ ,i!!! nd f"'~:"I~:.!~'" _-

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iil~Jlr:J"J;f2 W!iO 1re]),eF' de_PtH'l l~ isIh'l!r W1'iU. di>~J Ql'l til£, Khlll~a wia~ 'e.T.~ fl~ttt re:h~~' s. ij (R,duJ1juml!l, 11,hai .,Q'(;!~tl .s.i'n:gl~ .Ii.~ f.~;, 14~)

¥o.u ,Efre nev~f" to W~lk ove F YC'Uf Kirpa n er 'Oll\sf' wea,ponJS. When wa~h ihrg 'Y,OIjIF' K:~h~ th,e K~,ngiha ~·so t~ :~e, t~eg '~Q0~l~Ur kirp~n. arnd '~lhe~fpar!d~~,d.lrrQUj:ticl yt}lfr'w:~l}$t .• , Wh~'~' baJh~ng! you'r ~K!rPalf1 ~s, tb ba U~d around your h,eS!d~aI11d n9!t '~:'tJ~:ked inl,~, t;~e, K~$I~a rl~ta~_ 1 his cJ~sh~no1ih Y9Uf ~'irpan Ealr,ld is,·1 herekl1f'e IQfb~idde-Il,;, W~ell Wome;n b·a.the· 't~v~y a're: t~ tl~~h~ii.r dupaf.a>o~ 't neilF' head and: then th~tr ~Ki,i'pan.,

Wh.e [il :gQ~':rt!l;J to sl'eJ~p. y01U!1F ,I(~ Fpa,H is ,~O'I: to be lr'eJm,O\l~ d from yO~1r bo.diy.

The- K~.r'f'\Ci ~ ~ ~H ,o!1lly: to' be lJi!5fecl TOf~.'WO; thing§. IFrrst'ly~ 'to g:ive GJ'~lru: Jl~~'8 bl'-e~slrllg' to fr'E:>shily p,r~,p(t'.i red K;~ rab ,P:r'i~tsad Of' 'for 113 n!g~r.. Sec(jI !1d~y. ~n ~:rcler 'to de~J~T'O'y trr~.nts ~f:1d eppressors. It m ~;st -'1n,ever·be tr~d (':or ',~ n.vth i~gl",

~f' the Kangl~,~ K~ra CW K i:rpa Ii] ~JEf ¢i9if1Sta'[led ~iF'Qm ,y'ouv :bDd~),it~. is forbidden '~'G ea'I, !Oil' dl~i!1~, untrri theY'a re r,eRla,t~~d, Upon the rep'le:ce:ment ~t your' m~'$sing' K:akk:~:r, :a i1 A.rd~'5 must be pe~morm~d f9f ll'iie:< IQs~, and b~'g Ip r fUfgiveil~;s;s\_ The Arqa.s; rnay 'he pl8rf6nn.~~ ~ ither in ,a, ei'IJrdw'ar:~, 'Qr" the Tp~aq8 where: you an~' r'i?~~~j ng! your K~,~~~:r. 'Ha.vfn~f do n~ til Hsr· yo.u may leat and' crnii1~'~

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VOii.. r ar.e Oft[y to we-at R.e'!l K,21'Snefa (:a ·fr~.dhrdna·1 ~Iyle K:~cs<f~eJa)_ The K>?Shera. ,g~i.v~~ us t1h~ .: '[eachjng. . . . . .

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T~ e Kashera is. jn~'v,!Zri1:o! l~av..e ~q,ur: pjjdy Le, ~,t~pp'Ing ou!: ~.f 'it wUh b6tf1 ytlur :1 ~~s)o AJt'~r do.rl~.g I:~hna~.~·~ one· ha.if:of tt~e w~t: Kil~h~r~. is 1{) :b1e irelil,qved ftroml one' !e:t;pind: ~ d W c~e~n K:Jas;h~r~ ·is 1;0 ~Bi~· p~~,t on tha1 ,I:~g'l ~r!ld .srmilarl'y"· WQ·r the ~1:h@:r ~~g.~ ;I'~ ·ih~ K~~~tiera ·(iuss ']ei!fV'~ t~e! b~y b~k e,oCldol's'nt, t~®n ¥'Clitj al~e:.b:?·.a!?:p~ro~e.h "\Fw,Ei' S.h"1gh~:ii· Wiho wi rrI do· .Arda s -for yttlU ~na· gIve- }1['(Jil! a. plJniahim;ent n 'th~' ll~a.n~'ha", Kirpa.n ';a nd Kars .. 1 eav~ th-a br;t9Y y.OlJ ~~.~ ._d~ ~·ri'·A..rde~s yours~I,f"I' b:~t )(. the· Ka<sh.en:~, leav~s thjiJ' b09Y ~Qn_l.y !! Fiv~ EhtTt9hs·1I e~11! d6 'I:h~' -Ardas. 1)6 .Kt1'she:Jj~ is n W~f(' ~!GJ; bs·..£ha:fQlg~ whil~t. you r hood '~k ~nl?~v.'et.,~d ..

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'SmoJ(ilng 'blbia~c:t:!:1 ;gnd 'a 1 i other i!ntoxica.nt$ Ffemov.j'nt~ hair

E'at hl'9l meat.

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pu rUy the~r Kesh,! ,body and clothes by bi~l~'h'i'fJ,g. ' .

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bs t(:I;uchedhJsed e\lle'fI; lby ,m i'st~:kle. .Ot!h·er Ir$~~!brror.u$ f;ij~v~ all~OI ~!is:r~:spett ed lo.R'~COOI. a H:indu PUf.a:Mi t:~Us them how ,to re$f;lrain from 'tob~eco 1n 1he.·~o:I'IDWln~ Wi~ty;

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CyUi'rlg h~ir' ts s:tri;oU:y fO!rl:ddd'eh l ril G~rm'a;i~, 'F:~nml yo~ r h~'~id do·wn tQ''Yoln'''toEH3~j no naiir' is to ben'l Licked' ·eiI:.Ut. burnt er eh e mtca,illi4sY r,1"'I tea 1,lv rem; Qlved. I~e~'h :a.r:s' not :lo"

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b.e :d~',~d; ~y any lne,thod Wh~lilsoev,e~; ;~,a mak'(: it: black or f~,e plu ~Wr~g~ of~nl~ whi~e

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K,ea,plil'ilg 'your K,esh ~S~fBS$~WIHaL Upon, the death o,f ,~r,e:!athve~ 'UH?: dec,e.a;sed~,gi ha.]r ls; not t'o 1b1e"';snaved':· ott'. line e L]Uir~-g O'~ had r ls pr.oh~bl~edin s;lh ~if wQU'glfons as w~'III" bum: in G u r:m~j, clittilriig: 'th~< ~~~ir ls a t:a,minal sirt ard r,e,$~ Its" iill'r' a :~per:son beh~~ ,an outcast '111 ~ .. m· Q hat'1igfrrg I Gutting or ~mO'\ii ng! t he h~JJw In any TTiI~Ul nl'i;~f h5.i -8~dC'i ~ forbI:dde:ri 'f'ot 'a GiLi.rsikh". YOUI "fFtr' to. gluartl ·aga'in st: ~n:m·mittin fJ this ea tid ~r1al 'sin.

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yoghurt'or 'lases:' 'lylllf91 ~~'Wll ,unoovafed or partsiklng I'n a ri)t- adJrJ:i1 With yQur K~,h uticQ\lerB(~f ls ~~tri~'t~ly rorbh:!den. 'You are, rH:9t t.~'.e~h;.r a' ,d~stYr·,dJrty pk~}c'e '~ith 'youu 'KEt8h U]"lC:DV8[.E~d_

<0 uHRng the K,esh or p~erc in.gl th~, ,e,ar,sliI10S6S' iQf your children 'is strict Iy farib~ddelf:!. The ha'i rr o'f chndr'eir~ 'is, i":IQI~ ['0 be -ned ~n dreEtdlocki1h From, a, 'Y'o,ung agl~'r the, K,asih of

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Ih:(3, Kif'i8'1'9~ Js a 'waJ1ti6~~ not :b;e'i'i1gi ;3;, Va'ish~oo ~whorn do. not: IkU I' any oth a r livingl beil1-~~s)j but at: 'Ul!!e: same lim ~"the~hal$a ls not a bUt.C:h€ill' who: ki lis' 'f.,~.i: meal. :(llJJ1irdi J i used to 'go hu~~~ng' 'Ia mre:B sculs from 'the., .c)l~lie: -otbiiri1:hs .a~'d dea.ths'_ We do not 'hia:v~\ the PG''!Nef' '~o bscom e "Jh]:!<t' {Hbera,ha) oun~el~v €,S' 'fro,ml the ,~'d,~ df' bkth-B andl difi!a1~h$ il'el-al~ne. Iltberat,e; Cith srs, W hen .sr~ ~ ~WlJ Nianak OlW j~ I ~v,ed ~t SukL1,~pllr~ ,a Qali {Mu~sllim, pfill3iS~,~ was, kim hg 'a, ,chi)cken but' i~ ~sGa~ed from h~~ duttih"e.S;' Sing:

SrJ.~~'5t1l:~d 11'i:~, cJrJ!1hitl9 with b~l~og. The, Oa:z~saJd tb hrs ,~.e~tV~mt.~ my' eJ~tI1,~'~; '~~ive b,ecome ~nr=rll~ ~D ~ind ':fetch [re$ h cl~lh6ls! S,id9~!ru, ji P9mp~$;e~ th~, fQ~~~wi:I1U Sha't~J~u:i hl ;r~f:e~en~:e. '~Q the, !QraZ~'i

Qazl-t Itf yol!.i' clcthes f.liELV:S" oeJ:;:iqm ~ impure 'd us<tQ, ,b,IQ~~staifi s ths'F1i hoW' c'an y'Qur m i:ncl sJta.y ,~ure ,SlHe'f '~SlUFJ1 9 a c hicle~iI1 whlc hi ls ~D' I~~§ie and 'Wa:;;; 'fu~~ o,f blood,

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IEa'~lit!'g m;~arit ~tl~i to/-:saHs.fy 'YQiiJr ~;iiJj~ta buds 'f,~ ~w.th;;lty 'fgrbjddeft!" Vah~gurlJ has c[galed 36' .tYpBS" of" v~,ge(a rian foQd. "~~r YIQ'U to [t9r!rsllin~e:. by eaUr'l:g [ne.at y~'lJr if1'tfIlI~1h~~):;t becom es .. ~ilk:e, 'lIh,iEilt :of' an an lrnal. Va;u.r mlnd beccmas un willing: to n~Gil:e (a'urbani; ~B.iba .D'eep' Singhji' Iwed Ion ~fdh~~'9f' 'U~lrip'e I~ei Ca, tn;.p:ical ftu~t) and h~nd wrote fO:U1r velnrnes . .01' Sri G:UI'llI C~'r:a!'n"l~h· Slah:ib Jl, whiCjh were placed ,~,1' 'fo~;r or 'the

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b~t f:l1 m'Sw. artd Wom{$f1. H:u:sb~t1d. ,ill nd wife imust be 'Phry$i~a_'l~.Y' 'fa it hJfu I to .Qn~ encrher, Pe(tP~e, W!1!l ~How Ilu5~~; 'fo' rjy e:r~&,jj"ne' them I' ~~ld vio~~t~ '1:1:1 i's- nil ~ I' wfll ,go h) hen and 'Hmer ()~he'r I1fi~' to r 111$"

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younger fe,male,s- as daug'MsfS,. IWlI the same rnanner, WDm,l91n-'are to see' elder fli1e~ as Ihe1:~' .f~,thersl' malel peers;· as -the ~r .b,rothe:r:s and, ymJ t1I~}etJ'" males as 111 a lr sons, ,A, S~ngh must look Upcn:if hies; wuWe- ,~,s his. fiElJrlM\jJI S~g.fi:i]'L ~n the sama m~f) r1!e:~1 .a

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$,1 ng hn1 srH~uk~ leek upon her h~8lb:und as 'P~Jlme'sf.1wa r(Q ad}, Those 'who hlaVe sexual r-eJj~Jioil']ships outs ide Jof the b~]hllds L'!iT rm:l,liir~a-;g;e go to' .nell·,and] f~ ~Jhe,. IF:!fte-r=me dley wi II, s;itJ:Ff~,.r the plSiin o:~ ,em!bwiUJ[ng red-hot ~.tO;f'1 CQIUmI1S~

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,!S h~fra~b/ 'Wih~b:h m ~~ 1n:S' '!!Sha:~as-rat' rnlseh j'eI, and' 'aab' m 9n,Evwat~rj t~nUl~ itt. 'meaJ~s" rnlr~o'h'I:e~!OII:J.s 9t e:vij!1 wat'G:Fj wh,ich ~':s.. t he root i()f ;a,m .~d~:~r ~ rnd e.lilU ,actions, ~.ri (3 rur,1l,!! ,Arna r Ii)as, j i 'vl.fldt,es ~boul, alcohol l!'1 til e· ·~o,llcwJ_ng 'w~~ry'.

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,M_:fJ./rofJfJ}, f)rinKing if. ·:llef(J~1e1'~ itf.¥ Lm;d lm;;;tJ¥t'{1,fj,u;r:·('ifuJ ~J~f i$prmLrlmd.ill IIu: Coun of ~}.re .l..(J,m., ,DQi ,rj)OJ()n'~9k ,rlu~-.rnJ.','rI3' }!iP,fne ctl fiin ~r it is ~'n.' y&~ir p-,o'~1Je'r: /!'

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;IOnle who trades in. l'l1t!J Amrit/}le:c,u~.r

how !:(Ji.dd he ,(}ver love' the wine O;,(l:hfJ \.\?(Jrid?i'(S'GG.,)l A,I'J:g. J'tfOj

By cl rin klng -a1~O~10~ 't ha int.6~ IIi3ct ls d e:~drO'v~;d. V~he.guru i~ ·"km~ak@'h a f.)~ I:h e g~'m o'f) 2lJ

hum~.n luf~ ts wasted., ThoJ~H~~ W!~9 h~\H~ @,:!ij'H t'h;(J!J~jl.hts. dr'j n k ~,r~ohot Th i~, makes them mors ~ust1iJ I whh::h iii 'I u m ~e.~ds thiB:m to 11 ell,

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he esel~JJe sliful ~diolf.J'? Qniy if God liE' m,qt:f{id' cm~, OI1e ,tt-c' saved from -j'in; "

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j~rl1ef5t.ir{gt,~ 1VUli r.cjrtii'r-Nl ifio~~~ the ,foUowing ,ft'Wt 'tlc.iicm~. lit «,f)lJ'J';Jijii~r~d "j)~~:~I~' ~ 'l~;rrtkt~ tc1a.iiti'lLl·otlJ}ei' ljliu~,'lh('J,,\te w[m' ~ nTrd,flql ~~rttJt:r; gpM'bN~&.'~ ')i~n,g .. 'i1J~eU~Jg (lJu:/ tlrb~kiJJ~\

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. (SGl3SJAng'3Qa~

THE, F~I!VE, TAKHATS:,(THR:ON,ES), OF' THI~, K.HALS'A

~. S'r'i Ak'~~,1 Takhat Sah~b - F9U'r.-~d1e:d by t'hrGl·,Glh GitU'1J S ~ njb inS ru A~'ti ritsar Sahib

2. T8 klnal, Sri P,ar1Tl,a Sa 11 lib (Biha.r) ,_ The ,pJeG~ Q'f r-.e.veled ion of '~h~ 1 0111. (] t,J,11J Sahib. 'The 9t n G.uru· ,:Hi,shill .sa:iid tile ~ this- s~l{n,dd- be, mads 'B TakJlr;!t;

s~ Takhat Sn'j K-es~~lrh Sah ih I ,Sri All a.ndp IJ r Sal'! ib ,_ Th e. p~8C~ whe re Ih e KhaLsa was kH.JI ndsd,

,4. Talk hal S~,~, Daradama Sa.h I b, Sabo I(JI' T®.:lvandi _ '111 is ~s wh e n::! l' n~' '1 01 h S2I.fg uru

f,~ciied th e {:!Om,pJel'6' 8 r-'i Gu ru J3.ra nth Sa,t, ib . j~ (i ncl udl ng lli"H3 G~l! rb~.i1Ii o!F j'h e :@J'~h Guru} from 'lk a~(I1)~-~a,a:r~ to !AI'(h]araJl D:g,s a~W:fSr - Bha~ Menr S~ng!1h F WafS' 'UT'S, .sc dba, . as a'll r' -Sah~b r~cited tbe' G urban i. G. U, ru Ji revealed lhe m,EHf~nirrg:s: ~f' ·t'llirbani and es~bli'1i)l1ed a ~hivers[~y to teach It (tiM@ 'T:all.(~al~. D:amdatn~ Sahib 'is'

kn ow fi: as i G LU ru ,14 Katr8 h~i' {t~'c: SGhoo~ 'o,f the G ulrlll_). At this Ta'Khat '!-nere :i,6, ~t P9~ n fr-oml Sri G LnWL. 'S,QPind S~~g 1M jPsr 'Hm,ei ]JIpQ!f'r wI! it;n T~.kti'9t Damderna S,s hib is: ~F1:$c'Fib ad, ,A, Pta-rS\Q n who does r.1l'Jft a.e-C'E:!pl. ~hits '~Q b:e a, T~ikih~,1! and 'mUl:st;ea d reg~ rds.

'.~ 'I h/~il,g pers.o',flI as a 'iak~lat", are eonsid ered M~Jilmatee ~gre;s;Uy fT'fr,s.t:aketil and agalnst the! teerthitlgs_~f' lhe Gl~n.j),

5~_'fa,kha'l' AbGh~l~ I\J ~ g8!!,; S~chk~ nq Sti 1He;'z;oof Sa,1; ib. Na rider ~M ~.nara8tra) _, This iB where ttri G,L:1ru ~tEl-rlth Sahib Ii' wag; ~ppointed as ~n e Guru TO r eh~m:1Hy by a rl Guru G.'oirund Singh ji'i who we'rift to Saeh Kha,nd from here,

Wibe'rH:¥v~~H' ,a Sln:9:rurSl'i1ij~t1U .. goe-s. to: a Ta'kfrat":cir '~he fks~' tlme ti'l~iN1~r@ ~o d~iiat'E! a, Imnrri,mum ,of -fIve ru pees-a rnd!~ gfive nile nl.IPS e:Si lor' t.{sr-Bih Pw~rs n~,d: .

rh~S8' f,o il.i( ',Do'tours are 'to b~! wort':!; Ot-h~r' ~ailb1jts· e'x-eule~ the, ITI!rllO arid lu F~ ',it to \lieE;g:~ aM-·,a.,r:s t heli8f6ir~ prhhrb~:ad, Amlrirdll:art Sk~,ghslSrnfgih nl~s ',ire ·~,p,e'C.j'fi(;allv hat: to w~~r- r~d Dr 9Jl~ en ~t: an~t~'m~! 'Q~rie"·~$,·to d f~S!S fll;rrmbly ~. ~'I1y ~J_mp!e e~h~:ur~ ~afl' b:e WOlrn~, Am:ritcil!~rr wo_meh are Ihbii h) 'W$'~r '~~n ring:~'l nos€hring:5'~ ~iU:igs:~ bang'les! rl~il 'iPdn~h'i l'ip~IJck~ ~'irjdf.! hel1l~~ k~"pi:FlgJbn9 ha!ili!i)~ W~B:!fi:h:g' a's;aWe'(~t~eilC;·. Pieu~Gi'ng,

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"~Thi Code of Conihl;Cl' f)f.Sa1C:~ir.U jt is 1:'b.aj ,one is ,'~ll'J ta pie rc,t! 1heU" esr« or ,rto£it.,~!

. (ReJ~~$i'lt1mtI Bl'ufi' JJ'tjlfl &in'gf~ ji. p" Yi/.)

S'ln~hslSing'h nl's are rial' 110 w~ar ring,s. ea.r:.r,i:~gs ,and oth er I~~'e:ll:$ry'l ,8B.tg~·ru jii says:

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i n the f'I,e:~~' world otf!y the, Jewell~ellY. of Naa:m 'ro IOf asslslance, 'wQTldl,y .J 8well'~Q.f is of Flo. ;B va i I. A mritdh~:ti .sIng hs and :s in9hni~· ar@ to ,abstain nom j'ooith (e,~;t i:ng 'food '~h~~ has ,alr~~dy !been eaJ~n by others 'Or 'is beJtilg shared]. ~~iOd fru''liTl rHsla,lJ~nt$! Ts net ro be:·oQnstutie~. Fru~' should be. ,ea'len afte-r it has been washed.,

08g!fad !rl'9 V'ld@Ci tffi 1'111$1 t@'I'~v~sk~n~ ci nem a, da noes ar~ ·FlQJt ro be w~tcih 00.. A Sling h 'is not 10 w&eur 3 b,lanket aro unci his wa.h:.~~: r n ~" 't'radil[D nal dptl rna rmsr dli' ai, W rIa ~$ not to be leTt QLH~ or the turnSil'l 'on€' $,tU,rIrillj left, o,bt of sequenCe},

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lhe:fqHo'YVing 'f;[v'e -groIJPs. are not to. be iii~socf:r~rt.'l3d With .as th,ey hav,e,'.be~:rayed the a'~ fiU,,, The. ~Oi'11~~elny ur UJe~!e IhlS r$ to be ret:j)@'~ned trom a~ they !,:nay' ;a 1'3D

Tinfl'Lt.ehc~~- us in i?etray 'the-. ~~U[U in 1'~'H~ ;Sa;m,~ way that thery did'_ . '

~8'al;g'[JriJ . Ha rndas: j i! disowfI,ed PrHhia. ~nd c~~Jled hrm M~'e-ri~ for hav i ngt ~ ~ e ~.dl~~'s~. €lnmi:ty w~lth Sr:[ Gur~ A.rjan De"! jt Pr[thfel's d~~ceJ!dal1ffi,s.ate t~Ci~e w~ onc:e,,~ci1.;a Bn~,11 m'in '1'0' aUetnpt to polson '~rr ~tHU .. H~ rY'~~in d S,ad1 i:b ,~t a;,p d s'~~~:,.o8 midMi~f~' w'~.~ polson on her n:ipp,le5 tQ' 'W®~: the·. yourn~ Gun.j:, A ~~\~ k~ c,~armer was also: s,ejit by PriHiI,j:a at];q WEt,$ '~p,l,d til) releaee his SJ)B.i<$ .,t)f,l 1'0 GIItJi"4 ,S,a,hib bJ' .try end klill ~'~m" Th_~se: ·.~yill ~.ge,~~~ ~]i,e ;des;c;e·n;(i,ant~,.. ~J Prrthi:e,1 . ate, eallsd M~.en~,;

I riith~·'name, .of: Siffi,tgtjlrU~ Mas.anlds ~!jJlh~lcted i'il1();h,ey for 'I<ar·~'elf/.a. Of ,G,uf(ht!iEl.ras'+ B~'~ "Ihe~ b~ilun to mlsuse- the. m~II1'ey 'For' 'lhems'e1.ves. T~,ey b r;re:am~ ~.vill a:~d st:a~tEt!d ,oppr~,ssfng}·th®:$m(h. S~mga1'! d'olng as :Ih~y ph3~H5e'd" The 1_'6:i1th j:(:j.t1"g"fGuWlJ 'tn~~d t'~1'e S:ikh SJafi'~af from, these reptnE!,S_

Guru ·Sa,hJb' Ig~l hoI ~Yrup pou Fe:C O\(~t t.ht:rrf ~nd: they w~re: ~u(rit ,cw:riv'e ·,,'~S' pt~ n'iGhm,eJi,t ror th~i~ ~1 n~.; Bhs.'rr Pf!ehtr;ad $hi(tlh jli ~M.aVe!~; ~'rr' h'is Reh~t.~,8:rna,,; ~IY.QU at,e. not to ·obey Masa:rnJ~'1 'they w-U II "~oo 11 th8 Sa,ng~it. II

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~'ri Guru ~alf. '.~~ 8ahr~.J1' s eh:_'8$~ son lFLam, ,r1!2U had n~EK.neSSte-!1mI1~l Wit, the, e~g,·!'t

'and 'hin,~'h Gum'S -~~d ,a,~poTnted his, own Masan.ds., He ~dl~n~pad a ·Un~ :in' the ho,IJt.I ,~t.J ma.,r ,j List to IpJeasii!1 t:~e' M L~gha I' ,emp eror Aur~jIlJg:.z:eb! ch~ngJt:fg Ii Mlti musalrnan ki .. ,. iI (so H iii .o~: ,the musllrn., ,) t~' .ii M~ ~ti [H9,yrnan-=ki.,.· ,soill,s O'~ fhe",d.e.~e'i't,frUL 'I ~)., Th~' SSiV'~nlh S8tgur~ d1'~~J~u.detZrRamRai. f,rom '~ihe htMJSe ®oj:-thr;r G url!l .. fo;re:V\er', bf.!~,a,us1S

'f::i,Ewa~tered G.u rbani. 8at.gu ru srud~ .

i n the f'I,e:~~' world otf!y the, Jewell~ellY. of Naa:m 'ro IOf asslslance, 'wQTldl,y .J 8well'~Q.f is of Flo. ;B va i I. A mritdh~:ti .sIng hs and :s in9hni~· ar@ to ,abstain nom j'ooith (e,~;t i:ng 'food '~h~~ has ,alr~~dy !been eaJ~n by others 'Or 'is beJtilg shared]. ~~iOd fru''liTl rHsla,lJ~nt$! Ts net ro be:·oQnstutie~. Fru~' should be. ,ea'len afte-r it has been washed.,

08g!fad !rl'9 V'ld@Ci tffi 1'111$1 t@'I'~v~sk~n~ ci nem a, da noes ar~ ·FlQJt ro be w~tcih 00.. A Sling h 'is not 10 w&eur 3 b,lanket aro unci his wa.h:.~~: r n ~" 't'radil[D nal dptl rna rmsr dli' ai, W rIa ~$ not to be leTt QLH~ or the turnSil'l 'on€' $,tU,rIrillj left, o,bt of sequenCe},

~ , .

lhe:fqHo'YVing 'f;[v'e -groIJPs. are not to. be iii~socf:r~rt.'l3d With .as th,ey hav,e,'.be~:rayed the a'~ fiU,,, The. ~Oi'11~~elny ur UJe~!e IhlS r$ to be ret:j)@'~ned trom a~ they !,:nay' ;a 1'3D

Tinfl'Lt.ehc~~- us in i?etray 'the-. ~~U[U in 1'~'H~ ;Sa;m,~ way that thery did'_ . '

~8'al;g'[JriJ . Ha rndas: j i! disowfI,ed PrHhia. ~nd c~~Jled hrm M~'e-ri~ for hav i ngt ~ ~ e ~.dl~~'s~. €lnmi:ty w~lth Sr:[ Gur~ A.rjan De"! jt Pr[thfel's d~~ceJ!dal1ffi,s.ate t~Ci~e w~ onc:e,,~ci1.;a Bn~,11 m'in '1'0' aUetnpt to polson '~rr ~tHU .. H~ rY'~~in d S,ad1 i:b ,~t a;,p d s'~~~:,.o8 midMi~f~' w'~.~ polson on her n:ipp,le5 tQ' 'W®~: the·. yourn~ Gun.j:, A ~~\~ k~ c,~armer was also: s,ejit by PriHiI,j:a at];q WEt,$ '~p,l,d til) releaee his SJ)B.i<$ .,t)f,l 1'0 GIItJi"4 ,S,a,hib bJ' .try end klill ~'~m" Th_~se: ·.~yill ~.ge,~~~ ~]i,e ;des;c;e·n;(i,ant~,.. ~J Prrthi:e,1 . ate, eallsd M~.en~,;

I riith~·'name, .of: Siffi,tgtjlrU~ Mas.anlds ~!jJlh~lcted i'il1();h,ey for 'I<ar·~'elf/.a. Of ,G,uf(ht!iEl.ras'+ B~'~ "Ihe~ b~ilun to mlsuse- the. m~II1'ey 'For' 'lhems'e1.ves. T~,ey b r;re:am~ ~.vill a:~d st:a~tEt!d ,oppr~,ssfng}·th®:$m(h. S~mga1'! d'olng as :Ih~y ph3~H5e'd" The 1_'6:i1th j:(:j.t1"g"fGuWlJ 'tn~~d t'~1'e S:ikh SJafi'~af from, these reptnE!,S_

Guru ·Sa,hJb' Ig~l hoI ~Yrup pou Fe:C O\(~t t.ht:rrf ~nd: they w~re: ~u(rit ,cw:riv'e ·,,'~S' pt~ n'iGhm,eJi,t ror th~i~ ~1 n~.; Bhs.'rr Pf!ehtr;ad $hi(tlh jli ~M.aVe!~; ~'rr' h'is Reh~t.~,8:rna,,; ~IY.QU at,e. not to ·obey Masa:rnJ~'1 'they w-U II "~oo 11 th8 Sa,ng~it. II

,Ii:"'~"' H· R'· _. . .,1:;... ""I rd" ~ n ,_ . .-!I~ ';'.,; h _ .!.;.

~'ri Guru ~alf. '.~~ 8ahr~.J1' s eh:_'8$~ son lFLam, ,r1!2U had n~EK.neSSte-!1mI1~l Wit, the, e~g,·!'t

'and 'hin,~'h Gum'S -~~d ,a,~poTnted his, own Masan.ds., He ~dl~n~pad a ·Un~ :in' the ho,IJt.I ,~t.J ma.,r ,j List to IpJeasii!1 t:~e' M L~gha I' ,emp eror Aur~jIlJg:.z:eb! ch~ngJt:fg Ii Mlti musalrnan ki .. ,. iI (so H iii .o~: ,the musllrn., ,) t~' .ii M~ ~ti [H9,yrnan-=ki.,.· ,soill,s O'~ fhe",d.e.~e'i't,frUL 'I ~)., Th~' SSiV'~nlh S8tgur~ d1'~~J~u.detZrRamRai. f,rom '~ihe htMJSe ®oj:-thr;r G url!l .. fo;re:V\er', bf.!~,a,us1S

'f::i,Ewa~tered G.u rbani. 8at.gu ru srud~ .

People wnol smoke; lor use ~lI1y form of 19b~cco (or- dru!gs) ,a,1I9. not to be, a's·soc:ia:~:ed wiUt.

2., IF e,m,ale ~nfartt:,hride

'Those. who kUI 'their daugh~elis 6,'t birtl:1:

~. ~ ~ ~ "NCBJi/I" ,Gflf .tIti " t$e« teoo" ~.~ ,Wi ~;l<~ r.I

"The foUowing are l1.U rnaj(H sins: (l) K1"l1ln,g' a lJraijmgJ.'tmr.,. b) l(~Uing (j, hl(/'C/r;. CO'~I~'

C) KilU~.}." ~r ,'reUr11,i;l }·m~r lU1I'Iglm:r. dJ Eating {rh1l' a person whQ' hf.i~ n~Q ~~wraJ d{£cipline.

Anynne' wlJO corI1J1,t~'ls .an\' dfff(s. tuis or.mmlft1t!d .r:IUJ.UbTWd.ri1 Qf ,ibn: m~;~i. .r.hi egods.~~caJ iruh'lildm:l/ wm' .b,t! r.epf'itillJJl'dall'!wlumul, oj times: If (SI3GSJ Al1tr. 1-41-3)

~·i'.w1~·;$'~,~ iI~1I

pJth~y who Ian a~eir tJalfgfft~r,,) tmd marry' theft den g:bt,F.l'.S to Utosi '.'IJha cur II~e:r:f hair are .PLU'l.i511:ahJ.'e. i~ {Beh&1 ~~ma: /Jllm.i D,ejtl. Sil~$JI jf .'

;$., lIFno-sQ' 'whQ ,se~~l the~f da ug htB.rs'

Those. who r,sceW'e morley to:!" the rna rnag,e o.f '~h~~r daU9'h~e ~"

A Hukamnama from .sil· Akaa~Ta:kha1-,S~hnJ e:X0ommun;ioated Nar-a,~dh~rees on

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3iQ,·,.june 1· 91'S:'

AaeUia Sqa,F)11s ~nd. other groups whom da.nm ~hem,seilves,t'o.· be th~ GU.rLl and do ,dt a.G.qep[ Sri S'uru .G.rranih 'Sahib ji as tile Guru, Thp..~F.;i· d1ml~p$ "a~:e' I1Qi' 't9 be ,assoc.aa;t@d WiUi, rnamad tnt,a, or meals taken with ~hefrr. ,If they :take AmriHrom; Pan] P,y,a.te. kieep 'the ,Khals~ Rehi!iit and a:cC:il3pt Sri G~urlLl' Gi',anl'~ Sahnb il as their Guru th~Fi ~hey can be' 8s;sodatsd with Bind U1ey are our' brothers and slsters,

In 'the past, ·$tr.ci~ty WJ.t~ dfvlded Inlo. 'f-our c,a.ste groups ',and :foUIf sl::a·ges of iUe' {chlld~ .student, hti L!senolct~rlfla rnilly and spirrtuaJ/(l,ld a.ge} 'f'O F lhe e.·ffectlve fliJ nctkmlng of' a II tasks, The H:le 'of a .¢eHib6lte holy- man was, considered the hig,hes.1. me,s'tyl',e ,ana the

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_.E3J;:cepted :m'~lhed -to r'ea~:Jl. Hod. The heuseholder's Ufe. WR~ co'nsJtI ~~~d as ~,1)e; wor,$'1: lifestyle, and ~ ~a~ '1m"ouglM to be an O'bstaoh~. on the p.a:t'hi til'} ~pi:r~tJLI:a1 enn@hl~mnenL It Was this 'la~c~1ing' '~.ha,t 'forced Kit"u,gs ~ tke Pal:1i1ara'e ,a:r--d GIOPJ Ch~irnd to ;g~ve up .tn.eif ~n~gd9m~~. Jlel'Ulsir ears pier£ed and ~iv~ ln jLJrrg.les. How'eVer~ naving dons tllj:S!, 'land wanderlllgi with ta, stick lRioTle:·hatnd a!flcLa 's:at,~hel lover 'the i~rhouk~'le'f,! begging 'for f.ood! tiyey ~nli~ en,d~d' Vpcrt'in.Q' 'in ,~;n~utsh,;

'~~<~:':,,~rj .: •• ~ ",;,~",,~,~,,",",~,r.i

. Q~fGr ~:~H' ~r~ tJ:..J-"'IC"!Y ~(~ .,al ,~JUtr.I~-~B'r.~~:Q~·" t1:',f.l·':::- u.

i~.'fJhe ,K.i~g sries. ~7:jle I' gtUing li~'.rj; eors .rdr:ri..,,;ffl. He .g{j~~Yfrt!rj~ lJ:O~flf~ tf) h~:r:~st

btgSi.~g,frJ.r·s#,rl"en(m(J'e. rj :r8GGSJ A1~,S' ~S4.J

By ~etilching v~'Urs91~'f'ro:m'()!I'clii~~uy ~~fe'~ iea.virtQ' y.our hema and surviving I~'f wuld JruifS, 'in ~1jji1:~I,~.s!, the. ~o\{e ,~f i_Qod ts 'nm ~hie;y,e.d and ·:e,ven 'the, ~QIV",6 of t:l,jt~ l~· 1"1'01

'~Famov.~d~~n ·th~.5 'Way;

,wm: ~'., ~efq n

oi f:(,J',u:.£aU "Mr riU1,Jhef; but' Inti h~te,d by are $'tre,~_'r;I,r~'cjUli,e-s" lh~ ,r~:I'iIM;li th~' ~l~J aJ~a. n~~' ~'m's:, The ~'liij~(:i l~!tU;I'~ s.r!]l'U!i Oji~t~ljlt:'f n~iU~ 'a W~mD:/~1 ll~e ,fjit! '~v.am to. see a:n- (;ll:trtleJive' lvamt1~, ,(:md d~e/ furs wrj]~1' lQ 'fJIJ,:f1f ile 1"fe~,i wmrl~; ~r ~ '11;.f(mWjj'_ !r

(~r:r-~'~J~ .'·A-· :_1(1 ""'0:;;;) ~.:liUVU . "i!"li>,u ~". _J.

The ,pers~lI"!(st:Ui~ ·r~rli1a.:~h~ ~.nta:ijg~,ed if'll sin. MafiY "hb}y m~nr 'hav~! . .'g,()ne and 1h{~d

itu, Jlilnt9i,a~l y'st the~~ regf'6U~od doin~, ~O!I. end Sal,g,unJ i$,y~~ _

~~~~~'~'~'~ J~t~ ~C:iI'iI ~,11:iI' 1Q1"'C 1iJ!. ~o:~g!IJ ,~- ~~'N01[;l QIi ."FQH II,', ill'

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Grj,'j,ntJ 'td tru'(g' 1m the.] un~~I,e.s: Wl)ul:d, be 10lf ~~e .if .Glod film$~U livsd ln thee lUA[fl e. G,od '1"$:.1-6 be ,iilU.a.h~ed w'ithl'n y:ourself:., by' luning ihttrth~i Snahat'.l~ so ~hru lI1i8!ed. 1;& the:r~ w go aInyvJnHU:B' e'1s:e,1" This JB why Bh:Etg~t F,lf]rld has said :1 if;,t~rig '~tl~ ,i'un:gh~.~ is-. a w,as~e

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rn .tJ,~j;le~

~'~ _ tlJa' 'ftpgt,B'rif td.E ~'~ {1 rdt~~ ~ fit1rr tW~ -, ~ f}'~U I!Par:e:t,d'_Ji. ~~,Cly...-'ti ldi~' t;i;o Jji1J'l; wQ',dtie r from jtm:;g~¢' UJ J ~mgle~ (;tflsf'I;ing d~r:mJgh I h~' a,rorfj:]~ trees r TJ.~~ Lo"ff.~ (~h.£de:s h1;Niu~ f1aJt-r: wrJY ar« .1'Qj.~ tdriki;,rJ,gl~t" HIm ~:~~ _ #l'e' j flingf(?P;; (SGCS)' A;ng is: SJ

':f!JJtHW1.~ ~ II j~tl ~. ~- FfJdf"' "

~ f/W'Wf "Jil1!t • ~.~ RWlt!t fJ'~' jj ~dii' N ~. Hftl mrf'1fP!l'~' ~' ~ ~~·Fit ' r;m.~ (J

'~~' ,'.,'_, ~;_:_-: ,,_',~ ~,' "~',"_~"'( ,~,~' i,~_ " "',

l~'1( ,iff 'mH 1iR ,fA~afd, ~ ;;ft $@' it qJ1/~'~

~IDHANAA SARE!' NIN'lli' S. JtROOP IFtJR3'l'~'

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'Wn;,r (~fj ~WJ!~ grY 1()0 kinf,' for .8Im: in nl~ fr;r-£,~t? ,All'ha1~Ml~ ~Ae; is 1'l.!Ulttt]L':litdj, l~e ,d~-1;,elt;ri e~i'er~k1/he:'r;e. lie. f~ f!J~!I1a}!lf wl~h jiG!'.' ~s .,:Qw" cO·;~iPfJni().n .. Peuse; LtJw Me'jj'(Jt}'~,:(ule'f 'i1l'iJ'!cJ~ .te:nJ.ai~J:5 ·tJt .tht./l'ori·V,Ilt,: m,rtl like J'l~'e' Mfre'Ct.i()~ iii. the ml:'r-rlJt. Me .lord (1~t::.dl1t (lerlp 'withi~;'

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se'{wd~.fiJi !-tim WllJ~[itl ),WJi Q\Yl'i lll#lIi~ 0 Sib.li~iP' of,DestIl'xy IIi'

(,~GG'8:J A~f (JiM')

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G!ts;;"1 t.l~ n;r,t'li ~~I:t c.\i' '~.h!:::' '~n '\E",,·;uc.( ~'d%t O~.r1iC 'lJ

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. r~go is OpplJ'!tetl f.r:l the :Nw~e Dlr11,e, ,If),r.il;" me: nv.:~ da rIoJ dwell: .i11. t.h~ sa'i~e !}:{(1:.t;'e+ i~

f s._OG!)'J .A)~ J6(1)

,A tq"IJ~~lj(]in 'w.as; pOse.d i~ Sri qUf~' Narrak' :[)IW ,J:t, 'WkI~,. d© €tSn!'1: ~aam be(i(i)r.r:u~'

knbu~d 'in Our' 'hea'Ft~'?" G aru ]1 rep'lli~d: -

:Fm"')l/Mt ~ ,~ ~.:;:rD' .UiD:nf~\~' tJ

.~:~ '~. lo" ]I;;I'~.~' _ . . '_.' ~~ : . of""', .". ~'~- ~ '~t •

'~~'Il hn.w't a. ~'oV'e; jOir w-a!cimt.: ~'o'ld je-~te;.ll'e-.rJ\' you h~Wf 'll kJlre'!rJr ffrl1kin,8 ,$,Uv-et diiShe;r~ ,au lU;I!1~ .a ~{tv~ for lus.rina' after- U~~hif:pIY(J~~'i:tt.' !'~!' IGjjfd Cl lave .faf ji"t:mi'n:g

,s{l!fda1;w'O,(#j jrClgJ'ifnce: o·~[ II isoos: ,A.~,g 1 Sf . -

Wh'le!l all erde,rior ~~s~®'S~ '-qJe:s~ires and. ·Eft.t~G'f;ln}l~nts h~Ve ~~n"'€f;d"in:giJ_[shed i t neJ1' Vahre91~ ru I't, Ni¥i~m 'W,n I b~ClCtmer irtubuecf in :yo~ r- heart and re\le<~il i~.~l.f,j, Vat:-~gu ru 'W'ill!1

.... .... . ... .... ~ .. ... • I. 'Ti'!i-.' .jf" .. -: .. ~ " • - ... ~... • ;-.~ . --

be;6ome +self~!ieveaie£U1 at thjS- ~o~nt -!I UII,@ a:!;m f,5i; to ~~~l det~chle,d from WQr:J\d~,Y

nas;s]on~· airld' '19 ~;mb,~'ie Ns,'81,m - ir;mo ,the· mind I not~'t,o w6nd.e:r !.Jse,le.ssJy in l~ng'I,~"

r", '. '. _ . ... . . ....

Thf~ .~~. Why' ~a,fg~ru }~ ,s~)'s:

./ __ .', ~ . . ·'~:i~,.atd!,,'~i~;'~,~~_4!'f:~ 'I. •

!~A ~d;lt t5)o.if,( a JJoU~~l:uJJder. iftrui: S.~th 'g' ~, t'r-U6 i'#kh 6.-:e~ a: lJrlJ:hti'f!:yafll,) aM ,~,~e lne'@r~ l'ltCn. ,tT. S,fk/~:. nl'l~~ f.f r,Q jmn:~J'uJe.r ~a;t the feet ef's.~wh {1: SUal 'and ,de;" IJfftrr .,f~lli h'X

~li~JJJ'~1!lb,j. j. fBhai GiL~r.da}f Ji ]~lr;; 6, l~t:llUji.2)

Th e (l~lrlJs. stayed de1ached fro'm wCHkl1l~' pa)$;s:rons w'h'iJs1, ,I i:\l'~nlg the ,I fre of beusehclders :and preSl.che)(]. the 6~:rnEl me$Sag!9 ,to 'llr~'eI~' S] kl1s:

~ nf&o.ffj ,~;y;.ft ~ f:tJJlk {I tul~' fJ~ ,~. ~ fWJ ~ ,'lJ.CI.'fa- II "~Dunl,i~ ,sn'Ys" me.f!J'Jn.g the True Gnn~ O,ne"'CQ~(tre~~ to knOl1:1 .~hrt Pfu1e·c[' '!,l'a:y., 'WltiJe:

Ja ughiirg" pl(1yi'lr~,! .drel.·sing (:if!,.a r.o.;frlifL~nl iflg JU'Ii! foods:, he/she is lfbe.,'f'l'l.tta. 'I

. (SGGSJ An;g 522)

Tod~~llmany:' people. have ft:.rrgo:tten '~he.· above '~a(;·hingr5. :and sta rted to ~iv,e Qutsvd@ the-bo.und:;ltr~e~. ,laJdi down by Gurmittj dbi:rlg what Hl'ey f'Ei~1 is rf~ih[·ofwrong,. S9me Amritdhare:e Si"khs many non,,·,Amritdf:Lan~H;'s just 'f,or·-money. butthis ils not" rigJht The marlrJa~e~ shou Id not p,e based UPQf'I .de&irli"!6 fbr wealth etc. A, mairri'a'ge, shoukl be'

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b-ased Oil the same, Dhsra m and quaJiUe;s. in 'both pe0p'h~!, ..

Aeco~d'iDJl 9 to a (nfl1a:t. bo~h ~he; br:tdB i~nd. bWld,~i'looml ~h:ould be, A m~ltdh~ ree, The

Lt, -·h~..J l-.. ..J deed d- ... ~ "! t .. ,:' f

r-"Uj t1'T!a,yee. -,,~ C'H..I~1;.;!1 .1iJ9' a. {food.. eeo ~fI·. not InVOiv,e 'laAllng, me nJey rrem yo.ur

dalr9~ters!;Si51:ers. N:{)! 'f:9inm of" doWry {,gins: from. t he Bridles 'f:a m1~~} shou ld b e ~glv'-en

[elj ac~epted! B hal Sahnb Si09.h j1r w:rtt e~, in ,9 Hehalnama~' - .'

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!I7f..rn"'Jr.~ t1\1F. 1:.i!ii'Q'~· ,~···t':fIW liC1(~ f!!1')l1J ·~·(;.i·~· fl1\q.' 'a "(Jlib!. C1RT:tfUOf" :}:UR'

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'It(~.uru GabinA Singh jJ' is sa _v.r~y I: ifif. th!: Si'W t'IOI mt~,rrj ~ his .atH(ghte.r to Q: S~kh~ ana does 7'10.1.' Ulk;e (J)lY mDJ~'eJ)~ "lift.'. ts« t.rL~e' sii~l1 ~l '~'Jin8 .and ;~rifl ,ie,a~}1 m;,v' ab'2{le JR'

. S"llp'l~kldnd. ,I

The b~ide and brfds.groom ,f)'hourd beAmdt.dha:ree.fi 'fol~ow the. Renat, r.ecite- Nit'n.enl and. 'a s, much 8.ddit~onaJ Gutba.ni: a~rpos;sib~e'and bave knowl.edg'B a,f Slkhl hrstory. B'~s:ith~'s their IREihat~ lheil'r' 'pri noiph~,S. H,g,a I IDha re:ml~ eduea,t"i.onj appeerance and

Q+~ar '~{uaUti~.s. a~ td b.e taken into conside'rat~oFn, -

I:d~a~~y, '~he brl de shQi!jld be ab'Q,ut f.oil_i r' ye:afs youfi.gEn Utan· 't'he, b rid~ gf:'o.om, At the 'K~ rmay'e~te{nga~efrl.efitth~ bride" s ram iTy are- to .Ig'lv.,~, th~ .bt~d.8groom~ a '~Qkien ef Iirve R~pe~e:s, (f~ S<~tri). .~·flcl a Kir'p~nW~1:h ~,ga1.ra, the :9ltQo.m~s fa'tni:ty "~hQul~, g!fve t~e bride a token igift 01: 'firv'6 A up,~'e~ (£~ $ etc) i a ~a:ngha ~nd a ~j'rP,a.n· ~4iith a a,81r~!

A_f th ~': . f' 'tli... M' .' I' , ,·:H .. , " ._1' . ~I" .Ih . -rid . .j?-,;4., ·~dh -. -, A·· 1r.E.' d P' ':', t"(h ~ • e urna 10., ne ~UJ,may',ee, iU.'le groam, S·'lfarfU Y sr Q~.,. ' srart 8~IL sr ian: l\~rL -'a,,~<'-

~r ,a, Sah~J Paath. After "the, Bt:Jog! Kereh Parass,d miUJ$t o-s dl:sttibiJlcd aMId Kn.liiSlrb' ,St~ng:i However, i~: J'io r 8J'IY' reason, an Akand Pa~fh or Sahel P,aa,th .iC.a~~~i be: p erforrned, than the K u rmayee.· must, be 00 f;llduct.ed in ·the presence ot 'the Sri, ·(_~uru

G mnH, .s'ahib.. .

"lVllcue'rer Job needs t:lom:g~ IU(Jk,r, ,a .~ttf?l)UauiDn lnfNm,t (Jft'uj tara j_A·J(f ,i' )'Ou m(Jke, perft~'I:' l -lUjl: 1 ,w~· a'hour /J'() do "'I airs is SmgIM'rl' S(]l~jb Jt:~ t r,r~e' ~~t~chi'1g. J! a5i;O$1,Atlg ,9.1')

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~. ~ilr:ta~ ~'U.~ ~r ~"IP9f~.Ql r l[~j ~1'-1f-~" fJ'/Q ~-l"fl ~~4tT JJ

"Oft m)~ bclct!f.Jed;, .£A·rd. P..fl~Gs,f;r 8 race ine ',L~iaq' prcis~:llce' of.at(J.~~·. S(JJi1U~

b~l) the: m ,etm~ O!wlwm m)' fOI!g,r~~ moy "mlir.u~a,u.r~}i 'r.e,cir.i.N(Jl~i,H.. I (SC;C;SJ A,I'[ .... ~ -743)

Only :K,~rah lPa.nSihad is to be di~lribule"~~ Eatllf19 .dat~s" puulng en a Tflak (H'i'ndu mar,I~;[hg on- 'fJa forehead), s1-ngirn..g lnappropriaute songs; whistling:, ~:mtti 9 On sl'nf'u~ records etc ere 'al~~ p.rohfbited. On such happy occaslons drTnkil1g··adcohot eB'tlng mea~ and othar s~ nIL! I 8iCftofl S 3J'e not to be. perfo rmed, The.g [~'i nga.nd ta~lng 6:1 clothes,'] ewene·rt· etc is pro.hjbUed I

Wlls'n 1'n:e. cOUlp'le .a rEf ready' :01 'e ~l~er marllage. then the rela:Uo rtS o~· both fa mill iss ~re to m!ele't·B.rld coll~tIV9Iy' d:ecidB on a 'oote" [no,'~ :p~ving ~ny lI1oti:c'e to 's'upe"rst~Uons 8:l=l!d staying. Wilt hin Q,urmal.

Ji1TJ!' ~ ,~ ~ SWl'ij! 11 1PfI ~ ~lg' '1

;~]f(1ll cnt(],r:~ (o.t~1 tbe ',tl.tjSp~iri'mj; d~l,\''j;~ . 1m I' ~ ~I/J~O 11~ lmde.t51o;n(i.' tlu:u [hi!: OI~:C' Creetor Lord

is .a~ov.t these ~.uttpidm.u a'a)IV!J: jf '(:rr;;r!;iGSJ A~8' 9t14J

On the w-ed~j hg inlvMatf.en IIGod is One - He is. re·aMs~d by the -True Gur-~is Gt,ac,e;" [[5, to be: wIf'Jt~en. by' 'whioh an IQbstad·es . are removed" and :U~e event IS sUCGessfu~~y cQmpllet,ed. Ac~ardl:ng t:o-·the.aapabfliliesl of: the-famflies.~ am A,khand Paa"h or ,Selbaj P.a.a~h 'should be held a few days,' bSif().~ the, Anand Ka:mj. pu.riin!9. this ha._ppy occasion i'Vadha n~s, of the .4tn. GUn! Ghor~li(i:ft~i_nt iiS :t~, be su 119.1 and 01:11 er G urbani - 01' a: ~im liar na.1'1LJ re is; 'tJO' CN3 recit~d at the b r1de' and b:r.idegmoms hOlmes. F() I k SOr;'lgs. are not to ~:F,a·$,Lln:g·.ar:l.d Qniy· 'Gl.Jr'b~f1j! ·i~,.lQ be' N~Gited. The b~:de. is not '~p wear any JeW:e.llety an~ II n ~~d illOrJ make-up ... bIndi ,~nd the Weawing. of .~. S.ijra&$ i~i 'Ilot;.a lbwerJ" 'T~"n'il ~r,i.d~,gto(r~:':s fai'iniil,y 15 toO plsrfo.rm Atda~, 't~k.e a' :Hu~~n~ma from Sri 'r3l.Jru: <;ir~n~h Sahib ji and ~~~,~ start their- jo,urn'ey for the· w,~dldli·ng. T~' marti[~g~' pa.lity ol'f the b:r·ide.:Qlt)om, ~··t6 .b e sm,alll" P':li~y'ingl dirty 50l'fg& hiring. fem·~I~ danCef9-~ qo]ng' bbang.f~ and darn,ciif;lg' i3lboyt'i$' prahlbite-d,'

'lh Q f.·o].:r~,w~ ns ·~lIP Gr~t i t h:) Wi a B:f e n 01: ,to ~be 1.1 e-e de d_ ~ 0 ~ HlJfI. k [n 91 p i g[~ ai I.s Dr g'r,a.Slr; pOIJ.rringl orrl, and wel~Hing 'a 'S·e'~raJ 'lCha,ph~l)" Msl.:r;'1Y arg[JIG I,ha-~ Sri' G.UrrL.I Gobilrld Slhg.h ji W'o.r'9 is S.ehra around hLs· he·ad a1 ~i·s wadding and G Iud w,a ra SehrMl..·Sahib ,~'I An.aiidpur SahIb has b,e,@rJ bunt' to c(}'mml,emora'le this, But thls practice was, pr,e'v,a~e.n~t p;efo-r·ei Khanda f\mrit was~: :r'€iparea ~

A' 'f4 '~"J': d· . ,.,' ,"... -. S" - -h' -- ·.r - .,:. b"bi:,li-..-i

.ferf!l~a.r. 5, weall'lng a-e. tra '!I~.as prO.11i1 . ':Le. .... I,.

MQI!l~y i's ilq~ to be_'wav-'e~ IO,\I'~r ~he hS$tfs .ofieither the btid~ Of' bridegroom. The 'f'Oliowir~'l :siUpe'ffilitiDn ~!pmcJ!c.&S ana also prohibited:'

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't. We~~:ng ~ Ka.lgl. ~wh~cn was. worn by Gun..! Gobli'ild Singh ,Ji e),Si.>·~ si~IIi1 of his S.ol!J:ereigltl'ty,') ;,

.2. Gl'V'lng. a ·cllfen~o.ln[,a'l b:a~h ~,O t'he·brrJde or bridegroom on ths sve of the .w~c.kfln91

at.':ld br'~aki;~i,g.' obj@~ls after tha .Ibath;

a. Putlihg QJ1 a: 'Paste prepared with oU~ bade.y fltDlI!'" ~AI,d 'turmerIc;

4~ Odnkir!9i water after w:aVlngl it ave r -th~ h~~,d:s. Df ·the brtd elbride'9Joa rn: a no

5. 'Soiwlr:lg to, '~:ha :s:n rirtl®~· of ar1Jr~:e:st.Q['s/saints ate. .'.

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Th ese useless B'Cllhons are '110ft 10' be P'j&:!1:qrl11.eg. When the bnde91l"Oom ,~,nd his: fa.im[~y arnive' at the' plaee of t he wood~n'g lu!:t.em6ny '~hle. f';o;I:low~ng~ sh~b~d, ijs to be· read,'

" - • .' .. -~.,~.:..~ OJ

'ifH Ut.~g il?' r" i ~'q. iII

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Othe3r ~iimlla.t S'habaCis, a~e i~iso to be .r·ecU.ed •

. Upon arr1,vaj at I'ne 'h0!-l~J9 9f the. brl~e! ·aJI 'Zir.~: '~O gwe·at saeh other .~y sa~ing ~altrfa;tehii to q:ne_ainol~:er. M,orfEfY ~§ UIlPt to he th"r'own. An Ar~as. is. t6 ba pell1ouTnOO: to 8r.:J1:5.Ufe a, ;sm~Ql~h nmntng uE!Ytimion,y proc:~e~s:, ~his Js;·th~Milni of tC3lursl!.'{h$ .. The ~il~gih.g of abusive 'son~$; Irid Je,unn:g Jhe o~ide,gr:~rn~, fam~~y ~;y the, bride' ,S, ft:J.m.'j Iy, 0 r tty i [1.g a. ribbo'l1. tG, hQld the, btid.;groo·m s f;amiry 'bBc:k 'r-dm err1tI9d~QJ I ar.e·a~J

prohibited-. Fo.od is to be~ ,~aten a;ff.,er f;~~~t·~ng the f~Ugwi~g .S,~~ok.t ..

~By con[il'fi:g' u.r1ditr , fu:: If-anCu/.r~ . of-tlie ·Lo'r'tk LUj,~~ llYlge'f;. -:greed, l!U!:Ol.i'~.7a a.l muu::lrrnen( and :~g'Q a:r;e.·er<atii,catrn.. UI/ari: tilt ble:~$~'nlt of Sri Gt~nl Ri:m~,1Jcf}; Sahib IS th~7Sl1J1cut:ar'!loj'tnf!' L,urt rJt~at,1~d.' (8CGS} Ailg 2fl9"

,After" :8_atio~r, wab1l!Jr is,.to· ~e Q:ff~lje.d '1:0 oleansE!l·hsRds and mOUths"and: Ard·asJs to be·'p·,:e.rlf'Qrmed'. The, wetldin'g' ~s to~b.e p·'."erforme.d at"~h,e' GUlI'dwt;;ra; 'r:ertardlesB.o,t the,

I , . "':''_ _ I :::;r

·srz·e ·o~ 'ths h-o.use o'~' the bri~e. If' ~t i~: 'n9~ poss ib~,~ 1:0' p':eriorm '~he An.;~ndl Kafl3l~rrd'8 Gurdwars, .only then '1$, the house: ~t the. bride" iQi b8-1I$.ed forlb:€! w~d!d~ngo Sri ~u.r,u Gr:anlh Sahib sho:tlld be se.a~ed ijn the .~T8an:esJt· arid nu~~t p[aqe [[1 the home .

..".A,., ............. 9IJ ,~ ~ ~ _~ a.,..,...,..., ~ ~ 1'1' (f f'~· A Yf 'Q' ~~-u .~Ji-.: ~~lJ~f.Q' Qltg ~-IiO" ~i'iil5."-la ~

IOLet )fa&;rj'~h~L~ be: loin~d to .the Name of {JM' Ltird;: bec;o-i.'Ji:e ·,G'_[f.~:rrl.J.1kh.

s,Ple,{lt:1 GiJ'U yCl'lll" ·.mtU~ ,md s,il:' tJ~,~;j;il", •• (SGOSJ A 'lg .1.1 ~5)

~ MI lin~· with GlIJrma,'I: both fa,mi!1 ies . ara t.O· tespe ot.'~~Jly ·silt Tn 'the pr~s.e:nge· ·of G uru SahiJ~,. Ths blr~d.e ~8 to ~i:ller th~ Darbar Sahib y..ri'l.h he'rfaGl§ ur:Jcove'~ed ~lnd! bow to. Sr'i .Gun:J, Gtanth Sahib. The brIdegroom'and bride a':re' to .sit ~n f1l'~nt p_f G,qiw Slahib, The, br:idieg.room ~s to sh on the! rigt1t. and the.brlde to hi& left. They should sit on '~,he. same level as the Sali1tga.'~ and. not on any f~~sed plaUor-rntspr:aad. After both haVE:

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been $,~at e.d I th~ GO'!Jri~e: arid the~'r :fat~eli",~: (uncles I brothers Of cousins; may s1a-nd in lhejr p'lac,e. i~ r~qui'r~d,) ~iI"e 'to staulp fQt Em Arda,s;, for ~he! cQmlmerl,oe.tl1enit ,oJ 'the ,Ana.r.ncl K'a e],

Th,Q· R'8eirt:a~ 0,1 Paa~h a.nd Pa:rk,a,·nna

The G:ranthi' recit!:t$, 't he' f~~st ve'IVs,9' of the, l~~t:a,~a:nd the couple are' -to ~ns:t~ n to it w~ i I st remaining, ~eated;, After c(lmpl[eting, th'9,' Ye:fi'SS, tf::"l,e, Graln1hi ,Sn:ngh ls b~,. place the:

R'.I..Im:at~ S~hi b back aliter IGuru Sahib. The. Rag[EN;9 S:i I1Igh Is to perforrn Ki rtan of the ,tiirS~ ~av ,and '1,~e [co Uphil are- to sJoW'Jy ,pI:'Q,Ge sd aroufQd Sri G uru 'C3lranth s~ ~ ib 'j.i ,(keepin 9 ,-Guru S'~h f:b to their Fr,gh~hand s'fde) laHiff' whrch they.' are to bow' to,·r; l:Iru

, -

Sah~b and be ~seated i The-bride ls to wa:l:k Ib~ herseU" arfJun~ Guru "Sa hib~ wilhcHJt ~ny' ,a$s3sh~.neF.!', Nobody lis to stand hl:lst tnrts ~':g o.oc.urr+ngi. rh~ bride :!s 'not tOI c(over

bef'ifao~~ at any polnt, ..

'TU1lS G"·r,anth~ Sj'ngh ~'S then to recilelh~ sec'ond .La-varhrlthe'Ra~ees ana ~heri·to::~tl1g the'seliond' LaV' in the same, mann'l'raJ8. 'lh:e 'rijrslt Thijs ljS,l[o be If,ap.e!?Jl:~ for th~ thlf:'d ,a:r~d ",ourth l:a~s. Afterr t_l-CB In~omal (oJf ~ch l;a,v t is, essent~al tha.t the (lira nth'i S~ ~gh

"uepl\a,¢e ·t_her H~~'1ieJa l~aQk Ovali' Sr'i Guru ~rn.nth SaJiijb jt -

lf Aag\~e :Stn.ghs' ,~arfn1o. " :q(!, 'found.. ,the. n ~he: Gr,a;~'~hi Sin,gh is t~ fe.~~te rea.chi Lav~ pl'ac'6 l.he RU1rnal'~ :Sa~iib :over Gl,JlfiU .Banib and then recit,e', tllSa:tna:rn;[ Va.heguf'uii whilslt ~:n.e couple 'p.r'oo·"e.e.d ,a:round ,Guru Sa~llb. The~"f~'llr lavs ,are· to. be performed ~'11 this manner,

Wh.i~lst the couple are proce6tiJ'in~ .areund GUfll!J S-ah~b1,lh9, ~~nthi Shl.g:h is, no;t to g'at up ,$i_nd I~av a· :the til rons 0]' Guru -Sah~b up,q.n wni€~h :ne ~'s doing. ~e[~~1 S·~ m:@: uninte1lii'geimlsupeFsUtl.QUS: pe.opfIe ~hijnk by 'tile G:~anlh[ Singh remaini'rl!;g' ·to stay ,s;uUthgl' '~n 'the tihron,9- Ih~ ,.sQJrt,'S liow'a~so, fWedS·1 'the' br;i~e!. The G.~:eu'thl .sr~l9h is [he MJhis~,~·t of GIQru -Sahib. the brida canfn.o'[ become rnarriad to fiim as he,r hand w,a.s ~~ready ask~, 'for mlait~~ge" by the 'b.rideglr6~m ~nd ~!$o·.prlor t,g·-Un,E)' Lavs"s!he held the ~pOla~1 r-'las~e~j 01' ·the brkl:tj~~:qm SQ ,~hB: is Icol,m'mHtecll to, many' i ng him,"

rn~ cqup~le must pmp.o'ee;d,-3ifoumj, Sr~ '1(1.I)r:u G ranth Sahib 'jL Ma·IilY r[ern~a~n ~ea'!.ed and perform the AI!1Md Karaj rr"l thl'$""w,~v~ tn"s' ijs~.a·ga~ns:t (;urmataMd shou~d neV!er be done.

"Tnose ,fiel 7. 11m do Patx(l:rm.(1' (C#1 ,t.mItmlVl:fifmio,n,f in a cl:od.·l1Jis~ dire, lion) of Gun~' Sahib j~' are pried,e-;rf/!:.," (.K.(lb~t 5'waye' .(j'hui' G.r,~ ni(~s i~ p. .17)

IBy pto~e:ed~ngl ,B~('aJ'nd g,atglufll jt this :s~g.t11ties the sacr[ficing 'Of ones m'fnd~ body and waalfh, Th~' C'iucuma,mbulai~:ing is.a mark of re·$;p.{~ot $.jgnifying '~ha:t Guru 'Sahib-

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i$ Igre;$ter l~al1 (}t:I;rs:ew.e;$". 'lh~ couple are ~b,agging for ,p.rale,ct ion and ,l"as~ii$t,atJ"lc!e oa,[!d ,sig'i11fyi n9_ that they ",are th e· servams of G,ut'u ·Sah.ib. If' PEnkarma at~ nol

.piE!d'~Hm:ed ~llJlri!i:,g t:~,edi'me, lor happiness, t~en W:tU!!:t1 w~111 'it eveF:tjCtle'?: P'~arma, ar~, n6t '~o b-e, P' e't1orm~JtJ. '~rbu nd.a 'fire. Of' atiti' good, g~ od!d~ss'eS i n€:[$O ~:s;. :idols -etc.

.., I' J ." rr . e •• ..

Aft'~ r the La.VS'1 W~n8t '~'h~, 'Rag,ee~, ,SiJ'e .'sin gtn:g~ Bijabads.. the GlEU:'1lt n'I' Si ~I]gh, is to m~enta,Uy recil!6' th e 40 verses o-r- A nand ,Sa,hl~b wh i 1st s'i:~f~ 119 ~n :t:h~' .prese't]OB 0'1- G,u ru

S- I,"b'; .. ' ,if':l' .,?'~,."n ... -.-,,~ 1,v.,~iI.:.,--··· ,._:,Di" ,_-f:'O"'_'_~'" then ~'-h'- JI., " .. ,..J,S-· ",'h"b-:-

, a 111: _ \,liipon ~ IJr!;,.ll ~l :s ~~ urone.~!_ II u] ~ieI:jfe ,alf~ no .n;8 ~PEHS!' ~'lliiIg~ '1'$ .u ,_en I~.; ~ t"I;nanu .I',~ 1-

ls to be r.'eG~t:ed out sloud tOI the ~sangat Te.aGhJllgI8·,aJ~: 't .. c be: '9liw€:n to ,the €iQup.Je

l' 5.... • I;.. th h- I'"j ,,....:i '!" ""k f II" ,. """,..!i ~ -h" II.. - n I .

\,al~ow" li-!OW''-'.-~e,y' sr ou ,y" prceeeo rn 'n:~e!r _lv:ecs asa mamsc cOlUp'!e~-'W_ 'I'C~li are all III

lin"e w~1lt ~,u..~t~- ~f i11 'pemol,n, is, t~'tirarryi'ng'i' '~he ~~tt ~~'r€mal~y' -Is $fill 1~ be' peri~rmi$eH:!'1dIUdll"b~ .Lav'~~ around. @:ri; G.:u N (J}r3,,~h S::t!L_rlb. ,A. list 0-1' re,I\r;Iit'~\!'~~ ~~ 'FlDtt to, be~e~d, ~u.t.· An Ardas: is to ·he! riQ!f1rnme.d and a H'!J!kamr~a'm~' read~ th~lti ',Ka,rah

. ~.. ~ - . - ~"~. . .

P,ar:stla'o ~5, "ID' b'e-dris:~ribul'ed ~ttEfrwarcls:,. ..

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Ori t~ii s QC~~$.i~Qrif r _'t he ;c)o~:p~'e, is-to ns!:eiIJ ee r.~fully 't~ 'Ul~ S!lJnii~t: t~~$hl ngs give:n t~

'-, . "I ':J' - " '''')1 . , ," , .• ! 'I -' . ,-", I

'u~ ern tor SI:.._g'0~e~~f.u ~ glH~~LIi1C!@ IIIIl b,otl - V!lC'rldly, ~'~d ,~lPlwubJ:S!~ rea rns, A esO~,tc~~tf.u.

til ings.> that shou Icl bs: dQn9' ~·i t be ro.:up!c;· p,md:iioe, O'f ,good. ,acl~,ofl;;S~ pr~dl~f~n;g wen~~~~:n,! ta~drtg ,good vows.- .pe'rlnnning m:ecl~~UD'n etc" CJ)nly;g,oodi attions '~hat Will plea,s;6 -S;atguru '~are 'to be· eli:!lRcted ' .... by t,~te 'd~l j'l,g 0"" wh'ic:h ,OUf i~vecs wi~11 bscorns b~~~f!JI. 'H~1H:~ IS;·.l.BJ, mgJ~ ~,et~j I'sd ~OCOCl:ht. >ef wh at 'can be. 'l-@Id to the .oo,.upl~e:

H: ,Ell" Jl

CI1iil'" Ji~d- ~ '~l ,~, ~ '1!! ,~~ :~~' + {T?{ ~ lJ

q ~. ,. .~!. ~:- H J~~ ~'-1·~,I'G·.__! ~'~~ ~~~ rJ'~·Q·. 1_ . , ,

'!1'po.URr1.~ S'Af£(JOP r(OlfMJ; e.!'~~' w~w :,eCllb 'Jriu~se1f;~' S:ikl~ afJ'~ic. [Gr.~f',~41~j:e.' :r~ue GW'[I, :JJu,~!r.l.d rise IfJ Ute (,.(lwly f~~~qt~i!t2 11,ou/.'S. tJ,ttr,ei rfAItt!i1:l~:re' 1m rh~Lotrl;s Nr:l~rWt, J, (serfS/Am; 30j)'

~~,q,~"~.l/~'~_~'~,'~';~: N,

RiflJf<-~ ,tmT ~ rJ,~ Wlf,~,~ ~i

!~,Qtrl;y l~c,r{li']nS' fJJ1' rcUgifJ'~ are tt):b;~ ,tu~li:~ilp;kt'n ,fj'jj"t -IJ~/l$e. t/lc.t.imu-' ~'il,Mch ,pw ~j'~ .inl"l? trJrfPtS,i(J'J CLl1ti co:ni1e.i~mi~tiYJJlfrb.l~ (}f:)d (1J':f: W' fi-e refrfJ,hted jtarlf'. Cnit~,r;l th~ ~(j(JC:ln.es~~. iJJ' ,ddj1lg .l.l)nmri (me.ditatiJ}1l-) ,~t;'. ~u Jim~'.~t. nm ('~'~'V,€~Y Jri1m .'9ifjfu~ aaians; ~lj"tZjt yo,ur nJ ind will ._fhUJ1' Jrmn hectmnj!til 's;nfil~,. i' (Sli Da:1iijffI r!,r,a:JiJ Or_A.ll\!g '( UN

~,~'i'~"":i",~-k II

1 rrr1,f!' Gr:H1wrnikb is' blf'£$t!d ~·j;ii': tlJe. ill.ia~:'i'rl slw'[iiid. ch'urh)'1' amI p~. rfJ1CCl:#i)r~. 'I

- (SG'GSJ .rh~ 942)

AJi y"our :S;1'n;s;, 'a.re washed aWp)j by- [TI'$dtfaUn.g., A't1.dL UlirQu'gh ,gl~~hg· cha.rtt~.tHe

dona,1191r1S; ~'I~'ur h~Jd W(lfk bsers -rn.ift. .

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i'OI'If; Wfw 'wf}rksItJr ~t .. tJ'tU' Jj~ eiU~, ami ;giwlfJs .w~'m:,' €ifwba[ ~(! has 10: clfrtrftJI

(ill; rr~ Ii JrrlJr,'Ji .' hr:.' ,renUSI!!i ,du! true ,pclth. !'i

One tenth !i]f your tlrne and eta rnln 98 should ba gilJen te the pf,e~Jchhng of Sn'~h'~~ GJj ru's langla r and all typ~s. of cha rit¥ conn eetsd to lh~'G lni"Ui s -H 0 use, I n ~ h~s. 'waYJ your v.~imjs hopes ln 'I ire wi II b e r.~~d~seeiL O~ 11119 other <h~nd 'if nothing is ,gijven to eharltabl e purpoaes 'th~n:

tI are ~';::W' ~-.~:t ~'rJ :~ g ~ ,~ ,€I ,~' fJ w

",,{,JUJ&:« U 'ho da 'rwt give m()'irily if) tht Ito ~'~j;(J al ~Tl ,G1~ ~JU Nr:mtJil f),r!~i Jr. (charity) r:lu'Y wU J Ar(tve ~ ht!~,· ~tWr~y, tt!ktri b}' ,r/ti(fl1::r Q:r .11 fh1Y;:i.~ ~o ll'rr:. ~U' ~~i1" 1 rC,!'I~~W., '"

.. ("Sin ,P{H·f~'''.ri . it,(!lJ,## A~~' Z))

Not gWtng IllitH:qey lor charitab~e: ,iO'llI'rpl4ses is on :~, ,par wJ~h be1"~W PoFip;sl180ID!t!ed,! $te.:a.~inrg'l b~6trming Idjs~e~~it'5!ed aru;1 suecess ~'i'(i II l1:ol ~~st Tbe~lefore· ~l r ~ eseentlal to q,onpt'e" bYI" it· is 'to b!3" 9 iV€;rI cut l2lif"8 bons$t ~hd rrg ~

~'4~ w,~ tpCl i¥ ~':u.Jffdf iki'~' n 3' PRI ~ ,~Ie)~a·~ ,~ m "Nfl?!r N -'~ttf:, ,0

,jFCnl1e€:'f Jf' s~y!lJ • .thor:(!- fUJllJi6fF In 'Hthfch fttlilhe-:r the H'Q{~J ~~{jt· th~ ~(jl'd {WreiJ'f!1J"i!et/ 1:(Ws~ h'O(I,s;e--s (:(t~ Uke:. t'ne.ma.tiVi~: g r-om,rd.s-," ,lkmorv; ,fhIl,N~U ~1A~,jhii!:~ lhfff11" '/

• r- (SOGS) Ani ,1 i74'

'1h~ Fe, ~re' t\V!Q' types .of rel19 ~!'.)ra. iFl r5:t~y! Gom,[lilon r,eUgi~ill$ pra,ct:j cs whr;O~ Is universe,l! f>9IF ~J I' 1'.'9'-' .Hame,mb enn:g G:'OO ~ e~J'r~~n,g a hones:~~ tlihi~ng and dO~ii1g' ;seva s't manklnd, Siec"ondi~~ ,j3,re Illdi'i!iidiJ;J;ad religiof~~r ~SUC~I as, -tihEit of' Hind~i~:m:1 11 sl:am!, ChrLlsU,~~itY ~etc.: G;ur.s:i.khs also ~ave :itheJr ,Orwn r~Ugrr)tJ'b - ,by t~J~,'Jn.gl AmrJ:t"h?rrf P'a.,nj Pyar~, a~d ~1k6'eprn,g the: drs~iplina: ¢d Ihe;5 f:qJ:k;K~ar-B;!. abs1~nn~~-g 'from. the four Bardina~ ,$~T~~!, nnedi~,t;i !"1~rJ [l'!l N:a~lm·a rlrl ~! ~'Fb$n~ ~ nd -s~'ej'n~ 91f]J~'. BfU. .~'~ eu rGJfiili nth Si8Jh~b jl as '~her.r· GUnl This i~ the r~'lj'gto:n of' Hursikh$~ whi:dh ~s; Inor-a. i'lmponml to the:m 'than 'Ih.l?~'r HV'~BS 1-, {-err 9'xam:ph;~, a!h~..ji !Mali. Das ]ii~, 8:rru~i nyal 'Oa.$., ji! B hal M~U1T SlnSI~l fi, B hal Tar~ .9'~U;ig_hr ,n ~Ild m-aJn}t o~t'i€ rs h~V'e beoo,m.e ,ma,rtyrs but they dld not coinpromiifSel' ~heiJf' 'fGfit h,

3". Vows and re;glJl:ar' IP'r,a,~~ic'es;

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S,er~~:f;~i .If(e Ptrje-c:r. (;',[j'iilir,l, I~g 'md~' 119' pClrifiiNl" .G~ji·u.Ji ,~Cl:YSi), ~hB l.md nTle.l~t~,s tlre),1f ~·n1.{;i' '. " ~ B..i~i'f'(I1ft wh~m.1lte .iJ"~{J1'hf!t.i.' fir. ,/urN.(1[I.m.,"J ..

Th e' 00 t:lple· ahould 'to d~scu,s's thE'j·i'l)' act ions wfth O'ITIi,e another :bef-oIPe··dlol n K1afllything. TW;'9 br~q,e, 1·l9· to ~,~sp~~t' t1M'~r [;nI"'l~jw.s 'M if 1h~y WS!8 h ~r 6wn~ pa r~nt~, and the bride g:r.QO:ITI is' to do t.l1e sarna 'vl,i'Flh his ~n~~lawf3, ma~n.'la·i nirlig 'H']~h· Iloy,e and a gooo l0ela-:Uorit~h~~~ .. A~I.ttGlkms are to be'.descl!lssed, b~'lh!~ ~eitJ,~,h;;:' iind "they ··a,re 'ie re·ma:iJn, $tnc~~'y ~n e,dheJ~noe with G'UJ umal. Then .Satgu 1lJ' ji wlin ke;ep a.11 thej:r "@ifff.airs; OF! 8Jl(

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[So'm~: 01 th~ S~ mClY 'l1(ft'" ,appl~' to t hO$~ olU.t$idr~: 'of' lP"i:.mj~bfllldra ,. 'The uanslatlon is 'nl'ade- a:ooQrdin g to the' o~i:gin a I ttat<t! ~h1J5 fa ke '~his ~11t-o .ac~{J!l~n~. 'wh,en think~hg oif it 'f'unlE!r~~ h1 .q.t'her· ~o,l4ntJl'~es:,.l

~f ,an Almr·itdhare.e 1-:5; ,dvi'ng aflld has lived I:h:ej'r 'Iff-e,' in :aCJxH'C~~i'iIc~ to the· IRe~at. MaryarJa lafd dowrl in Gurmlf!!t~ then 'the,ir n\l:r~gl.and d~ii'l1~rha"~'b~l9n 'Worlhwli:He,. IEh.rt ,If ,a persan ~s no-t ,A'l'1lri:1:dha.ree,'·or has. cotrrnltted a -,cardrrna~ ;s·i'n ~hey should have r@~tak@ n A,mlrlf~: lr@m 'U, e P-\a_Jl1 IPyare, {]'Uit'b;a.nJ is. ·tn bei ocmUn M~ny IFee'itedl ~ t,ije· bedside c,f trre:'dti[]g pe,rsQ1rl. I·r: '~h~, persen j'$, entang,led in wortdJy' ,sJf~,ilrs ~r~dJ '~h~ fal~e :love of.' frj~nclsflrelartiv@;s, is: ~f"e qt! rl'g h~i ml.be r th~rn th~ '~,ee~tid A£l~tpa~ i: 0': ,::5:IJI~(ihm~tb~ Sr8thiilb 'ts tGf be 'rnci'~~d,:

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This ~~ to be re:Ct'l:e;d CQrlUilupuS!liy ajn~: f:f the persen is, high Iy' spir:it'yai H,~·. me:q I!~at~~; and h~t~ knoW!l ~~g.e or G. urmat) . then th~ tW~rlty fi~st Astp~dl--'i~; 1d' be r~~d:'

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,Afl:e~ :~;he: cleatfrl Q'!:' the' pels-on, :you shoukl 11'()'t 'Giry! waH or' Dleal YPILJf Dh~sts ifii! ,(j·ere,ar,\lem,ent The: pe!fsait,l l~ net :l~ 'S,!; 'Ioweted frown '1'~ ei r bed: M~hata,tJ ord'~r5 us: eG.u.ru A! rrr~ ~ IcYa.s Ji ~-a:id lhat ~ .

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"~ton~ c,ri(]"Jr UP;P1l t;~y death ·tll;1l.fs,i~~;g J. N: '11IJM'l1iiQf he' ,1l1't{llsl~xg I,'() 1'.H!i? e, III

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. ~f y()U ,cry' after, the d ead i 'the tears t.hat ,you c.ry· become an ocean ;in ,t n1e after-wCl rid. T~ e: tears blQV1/ . out t ~e U@;rnt qf' -UUl'" so t:I:1 an,[j "'the Ep~th" '0 ecernes sh rroU'd'ed in ,-,daifki18$'-S,. For ,this r,ea!S'oFi ~ry i ng an d waH i ~gi is pH~h~bited,; FOr t h~ g~' [Wi th~ dscaased Gurb~.n t rN r~F!,em ls 'ilO 'be Ifeci~~d as. i!tli!Joh ;EI.~ -poss,jIbT,e' _, with whEi:;'tfi '~he departed Willi be. a,$~j~ted hl lli'E3 ~lte·r~wOtrt;t tiilurba:n~kinan irs. to ,10 e' ,IT\E!Gited:

~ :fW' ~tl: ~. *- uftJ:or ~ m~ ~.au:, 'iflfiJlO" RW~, '~1fif~' ~'mJ f "H'he.n. [11. Sikh .dies, {.w m,r.t~'r be: bollia}. His KCt:cd~{;"nj mm,'/ be. clwngtd tm~ll1.illJ .at.rlUm ~if 'i' W'~ile do}rtg this Sri 1 ~PJr Sd7Mb nir: •• ~~f b,r,! .cmu,i~~uQ:usl)~ recued. " 'Re}wm~mm B~w~' Di.~ sa Sin8h ji. P.i 7'6

'Whilst: wast, ~11I:~ t!1e ·dec.,ea sed's.bcdy, JalPi i' Sahib Is ' 'OJ be! rs cH ed ;8i : .an time·s. When the, Kashata i's c.ha:ngedj ons I,e'g !!$ to be removed first and then U1E~' dfY' fresh Kash~ra put en. Tile 5 Kakka:r ,_, '·:Kn rpEH'J on. galra.;· Kashe,r,-a,! KJ;~ ng ha ~1rI hEl i r, Kara ern a rm and a Ku tia/C ~o la put ,oln I a 'h.J!rban arou nd ,the hea d a lid! ,&'l pa rne arOIJ nd the neck a[~ to be put on th'e deceased, In addition to this a KlHlla.r1<asafw-aK&tbemd is tel; ~ e n~l~ 'and a second fres 11 dry 'i(El:she,ra ~s to be ,tiled around In FE! W'a'i':;j,t: wi:~ h another cloth .. A~I ,cltJthe~'~ho'Jdld of good .quall,ty a 00, w~:'I~ f,aJJo,r:id,

Anf&t p.erforming A.r~ the: I,o,oy. ~s, 10 be .tak~n te Ih~ tu nera1.py'ra/~te matoriumi. Fo.t. the respfBc.I oJGIUrb~ni {he, he~d or the dece'as~o ~:s· t:6 ba pt~'c€d 'l,pW~r[gs t.he Ra.s@~es and his/her .fsat in the PP'PGsrle ~:UreCtion ~h~reH~t .are not to t?e! .p.laQ'eti ~n the"'d ired,ion nf those readi r1§ Gu rban I'. 'If' Ragit!,~ Sin 9 hs !C\~,"nl1q1' be' boo'k,e~ 'l.hen "Satnarn ,_ V:aheg'Ur[j~ ;bS '~O bs ~eo:.ite,d aloud a1I,o'II'g ihe way,

On t.he .way to ~be pyre. ':t,h~ body-is. .not 'to. be. put on the-t1o.or, a waitch 'is nat '10. be: ~rokeli'l! lh~,rs Is tQ b~' no :[nYirlg/w6!.j;I f.n.g ~ :splnlng~ c.lf wat.eIr.', bcwin,g. down ',8 nd ~ha· :P9w'~ii:lg 0" 'i1: Pl~.C:~ o'f ki~Ghem·'wear :et9·a."rle aU p·rohibih~d., :If t~,ereds\a Gurdwat=~: on th[~ way. t~1'en-'~he, ~,bdy, ~n·be pla~'e:cli [0'1:1 thefteor outside Uie G,urdwara;',-so, La final

s~dute.t.r.on t~ Ihei,: .. GIUrUl ~an b~, m~der .

The. lPyr~' ls to be, made [o,f' w09d., whi(;,h ~:no~fldn'l ~~'_i~: b:.~,t.l ~~[~d ~D move; Co.'W~dUf;l,g~ ]""e~ fn~~,h wo-od lSi uS;,ed·;, Ilf poS~ible::'S.andf4l,wQod ;~m'd ~l~eeAf? lUe butter . ate 1;Q.be:·p~ated on th,e pyn~~. Atter p~a.c'ing, Ule· d:ec'~H~:ed an [fhe' pyr'e", (U'!lB, -, SI.ngh is ~o re,di~J3 ,Jap]i ~Sahijb wllllsf f,a.c.ln'l!" t he he-ad 'of the de.QJ~,aSf~d. 'Ths.~p·t he:f~ a re to pr'l$p,a:re 'ih[e pjl-te'iand 1-i6'1e~~, to' thlti!'Jna,~,r. VIlhen the. pyr-,e,j$, ready ,~,n~ ~~pji, :S~hrb eorrip~et"ed" Areas is 10. be, performed;

Ttl e ply re is t'h en ~~t S·cr,eamli'n.g '.,!an:~ wa..iling is not allowed ~,nd ma{Gh as 81r'e not to bs set' a.ligh~ and neledle:s~s,ly thrown'. .S.airia.m Valhe):gur~ or ~.iftan ls to be conti nUQus!y. recit.ed .. Whe'n ,the py~, is ~,a'lf' bu m'~ 'Kinan So hel~ ~s 'l:p bee: r~i;t ed and Ardars,. p etfQrm:~d. The sku ~~ olf 'i:l:"tie bILl mjin9. .tJ,ody 1i$ not to be c r,ac'k~d' ,op~n.

U pon ret~frnf;n ~ 'rrorn tl'!liB! crema'l.io.11 p lal'i:<e.,. e.Y'lB·l)Ib"ody gtioi:.ll~ go :s,t rai!aht to lll~ Gu:rd~Ma.ra and I1ifivel Ishrnaan. l'r this is not possible, then th~ hEnmds. re~t and 'face should be wa,sh~d.

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K.ar,~:ll P;EH:sh~d is to be pnap~r~d. and btDu:g.llt ]nto tJH1~.,pne$e1t'l~~ of Stl (~uru Gral1lth Sail lit) . 'Ji I aUe'f wihrc h S h,abatts abQiU!t des:l:h a re 1:0 be ra.dt~d. Ard:a:s ~s to bee

perla rmad a no ·the Ka r~J1 P,ar'Sh~d d i:s'~ ribl.Jt;£!id~ Redting (j'ulfLba.n~ an beh adf gf the d eeeased ls ~~,~[l1~a~, ~f' pn:ss,rb~~ ~ a, ~ eha j Paath is !\Q he' ~tawt,ed orr th e' day of t.~,@ c:r,em'atio:n" If'·erle. has 'the ~:l3pability 'of' or,gaI1is,j'r;;g an Akhand Pa'!Bi,lA, then il: Is.·to b'a· started (lin th~' ~ i!ghl h :d~iY after: tF:!€ crEirna'~'ion and 'I he .8 h~~' on' the tell1U, dBf)t'" ;·a'rt:e:r w~:i~h RaWlk:an Sadi~~ Is ree it ed, A ~d~~, lPerl'Grmed B nd ;K'ata,~ p.',~ rshad ciiis'lriolW led. D ~ring~ 'the mS ki nE] err preparation of the- Ka.rah P~~shad i ,iij I'll 'f:Ort~ Vel rse~ ~f- the Anand S~.hi b a rl;··<to be reCih~d (ElS; Is rilorma~),.

S}Jperst'itipns abeut .. eLQlii1g ~Dm~n~~li1g on the twelr1h, Jhi:rteenli!i Oli' :S~"~N~n1):fenth ~~y glftst the .crernation are nOl' to 109' pe~['fofmed _, 'Til e K halsa i~ sopreme, the.refg~e dOHII:lg .~ n~~t tli~ ~~,. !iJit I Ii IF.::'! l enlh da~l' 15. nn ~ccolld~nGe. with th~ G't! nrs oomman:d.

Warne n are rIal: to Grr and Wfi; ~~. 'Th~y shou ted i!3iOCept G,od''S wi:~i. Am th e ram ~I:y elf ,t he' de:cear$e~ s.filou~d Sii~ and II'isten b) Ithe P.a~th. '1ih 13 fam i'I,Y' i:s;, k~ ser'Ve "the. G rra;nt h 1£ to U~e 1b6$l ,or tbei r iebilith~'$. At the 'I,[me of In e Bhog i .• good 1~lid~:hing afl);d roo hey is ~O' b la' P r-e'S'911i&ed as. an offe,ting inf.rol1l~ of GU!lJ S,~hib Ji",

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'~"(E3r lJe S"ecq~"1iUI I" "'3J11 :,grl~a;n ~!~a.r ~'l'\~Q' ~G.o~ ·r,,,ra~I'II.Y'1 ·~ny ~all:~~r1b ~Si~ 9a~.Of\S

da~~:y) 'sh_Qukl be wed,te,d al1~d' the meaning:s eip~a:l.ned ~~i3~n mo~ning~ [I'f .th~m Ts ~o· 'on~ avail~bI:~ to ~I\te, these Idlsc'0l!rse~~ th~in tfi~ whd,~ ~Q"f IJa~t~a;rJ 'eli Varf and ~~,'a ijs~ritr 1§' tQ' ID e ~~~d on '~be day' of -U:") e~ ·pe.·rson,i,s. dre~t h. Ilf' th:,~' ~~O!'l d] ed. slQmrewhere. ,el~~J :alllll;),f "J,a;it~ar~ d~ \ia~! 'Via,dh~.~s"d]' Vall ~nd ".s',~h~'1qill Salo~{:sl are ~o b e r~cH,ed lh'~11 ,€"ft~r 90,~~repJ~n~ up 'th Et:asIriJ,f3 &; Th'B ·tenth Guru', '~h~ ~-a'Lh8r cd t ~Ie Kh~l~a I ,mrada th~·rs. a rflt.e ,of 't he .Khala;a~ ,s:tl$herijnin g. [It into the A.ehalt;

Th e .ashes a re 'tQ :~ fj[h~l!e~t,ecl as 'U1 ely a[r~~ a F1d at':e'I'ii~1 '00 he 'f0iilled wuHl ,;' 'T~e~t~ i n'g ,ot· 3lnl'~g':Sil ptaq'~~l~ .ne i I's, lnsoll E'tc at~ prQhib~led (supe:rsit;Wh2irlis'). FIOiWSIf:S~ 'Kh'pan and K~ar~ .;ali~ lmio,i 'IJ) b'6; picked' oid of the ashes. AU th~: ~.tShI,es· ('an d bO!1!!±!;s) are' to

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ue.)oo edlei;.l!·.an..:JIL~lri(1n to el;t~}e.ii .,Jr'iitJ.1pLlr ;;j;~,r~l!W er i, d~rI~V~' citJjnllj,ranu soatt ere \,:!, In

the~ ~!lv~er" :1 r til is i~ not po~J ~~s! til en they ~a:n ~e s'Cath;,red in jany. f1~~n~y n~}'w]thg rive r lot C:~.Jl~~II: ,FI'9~Je Its :'at€l no!' to b~' pla4?-~d ln Ih~ Ga:~ge~··a;i1~ iSi,' shri'nelm~mQlI'ra i st(i~'e Is- 'not b:)"b~ 'rrmde.

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fRr.;' ,f ~'if' am <~ j Arzyj~@" it fiR:! rYi1i ,'1JWfP" 1',~O}l

f~ThaJ'.per;!;,,(J'~~ who, doeJ ~f{)J tespee: ,():rul.f~'tlj"J]~ulJ(1:/rj ,ctt:Uiltm ~e,·t1~,j' SJl.;h. .. (G~ctpar,~lC~p S,~rafG:r:a'~ltr.J

A,t. St~ At1Iandpur' Sahib', a 8~nsh w~s t!ead~n9 Gtuba;f;1I, .;sr.ghtly wrongl and G.url! GLDb'in~ $~'r'i!9~ .sahib Jl sald, I!'O S,iJnghl You ,are"bnaa~ing my' Ili'mb$;'" This is, W~rilY (1:Uf~ "Sahib J~ ~atJ9!ht and <exp'I,aJf1i,ed~~l~ the, meEu,.b~gs and '6Qnr~G;l diSCO(LU',s.es' ,()f ~,ij,rba,El~ "to a number .oj SlTlgh~" The chose n Slllg,h!,s, "~0u[ld H~en pass on thiis: kntJwr ®dg~. '~nd!~ifsl;andhhg and ~b'nre~t. prCHilurftl'a;tion o,f G LI:rb\Sir~i to: all.

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.. tll~ 5~Jril'l.!f; ~r>S~(J'j HJ [hl:J rf.'Clchti~ ,. Ff:,,,'lr:13. i:1u dnm~' 'I[)r(~r;;t-1y O' •. e:i p,f'(J'1iqj~~tJ'c..g f~' ,Cr)rr.~ct,(y t ,Re'ac~ I.t' nnd :Qb,1:(Ji.111?,j'C1JI;.J~' rilfUJ:,fG{~,res'J- lUfm£,n ~tl_(J Jli'~'.r'euft~t. rj,

= N!o 'One' s:n-auld s~~,t Ih~~1:1I,~e['W",es PJ~~h1~ntli Gu ru ji' s t:hF(J',n;~ w~thOi.l!l- ~av~lFk9 bat ned or 'w,ashk~g 'lhe~r' 'fe.'FEi~ (~f the:V ~~,~e W~:m sh{De~). NQr' :sho!uid '~tH~~ do so" w1h~~l~

w,~arrl1g $ocks'lOr'gIGve~,,, '

'~ IA P erson '~hQ' has t~ad g~iK, {)'r a n ~9:ht~!I .emls.:s'iorn sh.Ql!ll~, h~fV'f3 ,~R!'~~ I sf:in~,~.n (trrorfij head '1:0 toe, !n'CI'UJdinQi ~a5'fnlng hf'~< hai"r). wa sn his ~Io~H~! Ui en re,cit~ J,apjl 8'ahi:b ;a-nd then do an AlrdBs+ Then he is -ready' to 'g:o snl, be'nin~ the G'~rjj ji':s, 'lhfd,~e~

,g So,me ng filor~n1 poop~e, und er ~~e ~n :hJ;~noQ qf the" ba~~ ~dD'np~nY 'th~y ke~p, ma:~uriJate. 111 is leads to proch: ms wUh ,e~i.ih;tt~oll1 arnQ is" "~' .~irl'~ ,UleiB~Q!fe'

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~ llf· ya~.n ,h~~ r .. es liav:e, :~[®'U~he'd 'Your, or sum BC1),rne 1~'I~Ei·sj fr:e~,t.j 'f~,ic'eq, i<ash ~:~a, 9;r if' 'f~~'Y a'fe wet of. dill;:Y'j t~i-~n 1hey m~s~ :rn,a1.1:o b~ pr~~ed ,on Sri! Gun,~ Grani~h Sghi.b jii :~athi's

(v 0,1 urn e~s ()of Glr~ mli:~) ~~U' Gldka. ,s;a,h'tbs, ~c~;nec~;m'];s o:l:~sni~.s}. .

- Wfi1J~t ·tn 'n,L1 tu ji~S Hazo.o ri ngt Iiling ls te be eate'll' IQ'r' ph~t{h9d rn '~he, mout h 1 L. e.

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'~ .'A Siu"!Jg:h :s~l~:I:rG!,g lin ,Guru Ji~S Ha:z,o'Or~ .:S, nO'I: to :5it en ~lily ~o nrnr Qf OU'~hl!!Jh" ne ts n~)t

tq put h~s 'fe.qt iLl tlIde'r lh,e Ma;nji S'a bJ!b , (Gurli:"·s S~hi:b "'8 platf~rm"'hrntu~) or 'h~aJfij agai nst it til any' w,ay. He ls -to s~1t ~roS;5,·~ egged wi[houl' ~ eantn 9 !Dn ,anyihing.

,,., Yo'u must n®v~r put ~1'~lJr tBst i n t ~e ~iret~rlll~ of '"SrI G u ru 'Grant h S?i,ltib" }1.

Mah~ra,j jl is fl8ver to be p!iElG8,d ~rI a, r;~o..s€t' or c.upbo~rd, '(In thB ao-n~J8.ry", G.uru S;arhlb mlJs~ be: p-J aced en Sf hi(fe~y' ~de~o~t~d throne, 1 h a 'IN ~1I~'v e:rit~!all5d room, Clolhln'9 I"apprO~rl~;t~1 to t.h~' season is tq be ~l~c~d !!-IPQll the, 'throb't"!;g<:of'GlJrtJ l1. lin the [5 urn meli"l thin ~IQthirbg',~ In d ~n winter.; w?[m 1C:~o;~hingl 1 .e, a 'I f",ick blan ke'ltduv et :must b~ used! 'l'F Maharaj '~8, ke'p,t in a pal~i 'the,[l a sma 1.1 Cairf!Opy ls to he .. huAgl 'i nslde th ~ pa t~r and 1Et ~~:rger O-l1e,' ['i.V~.r-'tl·H~" 'top, ,Oil the prukl; The, ca:nopy is pi aced as a mark

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Q1f r~$pect t'Q'F E;tatgur_ujl who Is. Nle .,Msste;r.ol.arll b~i·l1gS!. The.spread th~t l$ placed unde.r"thef{@lki. ·~ .. n<cl. ,M~,n1~i' S.a;~tb is, 'to be -of better qu~li~y'. ~.U1~·~I~patat~1 to that o~' "I he ~rant hi $ng:i1" The; ManJi' S?lh~b J~ :~'Ol be 'well built a i1d. attraG)tnv,~, in 'appe~ ra ~C~, ln the s~·.mrner or' In 'WB!UH1' weathet. thin Rum;al.a' s sl~{]uld ~e plac ~cJ" ,OVffJr Q,u rU S.a.11jb'and 'fn th:e wrnt~flco!d we,~th~:r; 'wanlifl Humala·s ~t· a thick. bl~n~f!t.

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WrHS! never Satgiufu Ifii is, brought s,o:mewh:6 rei t!bU8' 8a.ngal are 10 :r.e:mo;v."~' 'l~ el F' stiGes and IPs~'form. Kirtari... Wherlr'Satgufl:~ ji passes y'Ot~ iii'rr~ tp, rise. ,and dasp' yijU hand~ l.ogether~ as ,a H,l i:5 rk (Jf resp eet ·a nd ati8' t.o' humbjy b(lw. ~O'r '~,LS t.-G.ng ~,3 YOtl: 'oaFi see

S~tg'Uru Ji~ ytm a;ra. In ,tema~lJ1 ~~;a I1d in ~ wu1 h both hand~ ~1~'Ped, ~

'Wn'i ~s1: S~tg~ NJ j ~ l~~l on [he' trroV~~ ·'five· :flfn;g hs :a r~r to; a[;CO;mp~ njl h I'm at: aJil Urn es a nO '1~1'SV ali'e' 10. F@rniErt(1l hare.~·foo'hi~d. One Sfiflgh is, to do, ChaiJr Sahi'b Seve wn1.ts~ ;o'he,. ~:;i; to ~6 a head ,if S!i'lJ:€l U ru ji~ a.n9, :sptln ~~,e: W8l!~eli. 1,0 ,order ~o make thE!' Salingisi~: ~)~!i,i',~:ra Ulat. ~~alq~rr:u. ]~ is c~_mi'hg in ~~:~'Ir' dill'eJoUon, ~~on~g~ er.ether app'r0iPlrizrl~' instruments:

'~re: to b~: p1ay&p, . .

WrHS'l1 dolIng Pa:~.U:~ fF'D9n a P6t~'i or Gutka~y.o.lJ shoilJl~d S~" on a dean, eloth p'~aG~ o~ U~H~ f IOOfo' If thet,s Is a 's'ett'eelb!~~! or ,(\f~ ~,~I" furniture on a, l~ij9ih e t ph~.tform; Ih~t you e.'an

: ~l~1 on, 'l.h~'f'1l 'Y0~ ,shou~d: $~l LJ~OI1, 'tf~,iS} 'r"\Jj rnilLJ reo t(): f,ed~g paat}l. Wt{i I'si"sm:mg 0 n tJhe .bed of' ,af~Oit ~~f.:! G u rb~ nl :i ~ nQ,t~ to be· re"C]h~d 's:ittln:g! :dinewtly b,.~h~nd Jhle~n ~J~<,~. wul It! I frr~ir<.b~G~ to ·YI()._l!J), You 'ate ~~i: i~9: recite, ~ tJlP.l~rIi~ s~fHn9 'E)n tn.'~ floor when .:00 me"Grl,fa' i~, sftH.nig on ~ htg~~r ~ I~tfomi, t haf'1 ytj.j.~w,se:l~ ~a:~~ horns) Or 'f.a.GF;j'h.~ "I,&;',e s'i;g,e ~'i the bed w~ef,e Y~R! r '~B'et are .pJ~,c'~1J ~t nj,g ht. _\Nhe.'~ r~GUHi~' Gu rba;rii 1 Y'ou ar:~ 'to fa,ee yo[!:r' ,pH low or the p~a~, W1her~: y~~r hea,~ r~~ts 'F.qtr sle ep ..

A RerEon who grv~s .. S.af'1'thii (l~ac~~le5 h9rW>'I~ ~?niectTv pron:ouncid3tu"b,ani_) should ~oi: s~· P'a'1 ~, p:i UQ,w or' on a h'j;'gll'e:r ~:latf.Drrii t hLarr t hOO'~ be'ihg t~iJij~.f_ rpQt'~iia of GH~hant, f3ll!:t'"8 88Jfibs 1 • Sri D:a sa 111, ~Qrs:nth Gu rJ1an1 i "eh:~f'~ uF~'as j]~ 'W~Uf}:giS a,rel ;~IIII to be'''.g,i\!'',~.n th~ !JJtmQ~1 ~s'p,ej~l·a~1id, "ca)'.~; ·tJi is ~lnclud~®s ~rity o,ther W,trtnr:l g~: '3bb'Ui~ Guwmat 'or thrQ:8e which' c~n~;a!J!n' Gur6~.n l, No~ma I' boeks.a rei nat. 'krb e ,~'~~ red a10119 wit~ sc'riJptufes .of Gtnb"ani~ A. GU~ik~ ls ~Cit 'l'o b9 used] whH~t na,vGii.g· your head I!..!rtDov'ered tUlia/lOr w1:t h yOtl't' s~oes ;on. :A PQokm~rk '0 t;".,anw 'ffJlRm ,of a l!~n is IiQ~ lG bie

. kl~p'l. 'in $ ir;i G IJr~ Ora ~dl! 8r~d1 ib ji, G ut kas. and Pothis of G umao I are. ~o be ·,s~or:~d in ?li nHci~ pja~e:i hTgh up) to'W:a:rds whic.h YPUf' ~E!et 'wnl not !lge tSIC,il1g a,rid wher'!E!')I.elur b~.G~ 'WnU not b~ :lUlI'n ed ~gairtst. Rum ~:"Ia'~ Mth rm~~reslpi~h,lrM 10:11 Ih6 m ara flot to b~ IPtaoed U~lon ,Sr~. Glilru' Grat!th.,68inio· jlii, E~;P~lts hie:i, bh&alliHful arid elean R umsliUi; are. to b~! offered ~Ol 'G:Ll"rU S'ahih. [I rl "the press nee b,f: Guru Sa~l ib a b~ ndle ,of pa raffinfwhn~e 's,pl fit is net tc be I it

When llis't~ri'i rag ~Q G u r~l1~ f:rp;m' :a, -r,adJlj I' • ~rss~tte: p~ay,er' (c't e Cl/vf:deo etc) th~'

~lidjb~'vlslUal ,aJd: IS, to' be. :p1ace,d Or! a hi9fh er pil:at"fGi!:",m than "I:tl e person .II ~'t!Bni~n,~ ~~ it. a~' a mark 0" respE!~t. ·tptJn@. 'GlIi[b~;ull~ b e;ihg '~slE:lne:d to, NewsJ}iiip ets·" mag~lif'lje.s, bQ~ks: e:tCi In whicl} G:ljmaJlI may be wntti@ln - sh cl!uJd flJ[]I~ be, ,~ar,r1~ in canfl!:!;r- bags 8!!£t and icU'~: nOI' ·~o ~,e t+ntr~'wh aw,ay or ,aIIQWE·d 1'0 'fjl,y ar-o'und on the, ground ~. alte1r U5;e,

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. nlJ e.y 'sho wid b~ burnt ..

Wh€·n; gtJir,ng to S'Jt in-the. Hazeori of Guru S3rn'p" QI:~tll~flg that wa.s worn whelf; Quina' to 'Ute "toHet is rot to' b,e worn (un-Iii washed a.gain). Afh~r '~Oitligl to the bjilet the h~ t1!~S ,a ~ 'to b-~, W:ash.e.d 5 t~lm~s with $,Qap, soil, ·~anq',. ~sh:e'~, .clc. D lshes are to ba 'de~,ne.d \~.4H~ ~:SI.hdi SQH an,_d ,~U:~ no1 fo o~JY b:e ~I~,an~~ 'witl, 'w~:shrng up pm,lvcfsr (as u~~cl in Ind!,~). Brus:rf!ng youf"te,eth 'dail~1 is.esss.ntiat. Af,t,er paS'S~M 'Naler~ ii' ~s e:s'ae rnj~.i to wash you r ha tilers.

We'apOrls', are tal be shown U~iTIOi8t re sp,~ct TheV are' not to be ke p,t i'R a, p laceto,w:a rrls Whic.n your f'eet wIl I' tace,

~ :FfJ'. ;t(!' fh~.~ f8ii' ,w ~',Nli ~'IFf ~ rJ 11M ijH y3!a. 1l# W·~ Hilt .~.;flf. (If ,~ Ii' lli:Ju ~'~ mi~B7. &;1 iirikr·d n ~e,('}' FlJ ffIi aJa ~',38' ~ ,~' ~(i~(i);q' Riff H'

...

~n the sam'€! w~y no one, .is to. be b-ow,ed to or be3lti~v.led ln olhe;r;:"than .sri G;l,.lru Gira,ll1t:h Sahib ,P', No faj]1Ibelil,~f is. t,~ beplaced in your' ancestors. ,I~ your homes d~rt_1! phot:os/po,st!ers are not to be put. UP!I t,ather pho' os; 61 Wat,r:ioffi'i samts a:nt:! the SEitgUfus, are to be" p~f" UPI !bul Y'Q,ur' ftee.t ara ·~6.t 1'0 b.e ;~'IJ!: In the~~ direGt~o:n, In GlJrdwara,'s, or' ,a.t horns I no 'photo fS: ~I:o lie p~a.c'8d -in t'fgnt or S;fj, G uru G ranth SSih ib ]t For an Am'mdharee' Singh it :is e,:sfsentnallha:t he '~r dresses :another Amrit(UiarrB9' 'Slnght~i~ghl1i ~~jt1g ·it;.~!l'r' f'Ldl nam~. ,A~:p,arson"wh(fiGB,I~s 'ar;~h.e:r by ~.3~'~ th®~tJ' na,me! o;~·~ nickname r~ ',unisha[Q!a (F:uH n:ani;~s ,s'noyld :be ptil1t~d 'on wedd~h'gl o.ards).:

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rll1rllr . ~ '~:J-rw 'N {J'~ Ii ,?jVi!I¥ ~I ,~.,.r~' ~~"'f~ {f

.; Wll.t~.rr a .5"~' '1l: meess an other takA the» are J(J w.r.lcome mr.e· (lfJOililf,r 1'J~'

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llt;du~gl>if.fJr: ji ka K'h',al!l'tl', '~J:leglln,~ N ki F.a,tcjl1~'

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layrn~f

,"':P I'll; :I.t!fig to 6"".o(/' ~ till, . tmd ,~1 ig:hl, ,~o, I' [,1in . ii, g ()/ (lIt" ~ 'he~': tnuJitin.in~ p~rf~. love an¢, f~il1~, Ftutin:g 11.,~t;J p,rciY'~ll W ~m'r.I'bJ1~I'J"i?$gr(!l~l"l' are "'01 W be tjtJhe.·}'~'(l to eJ'en,.by ,uisl(Jke. Being ,h.ariwbl'f (U ,pim.:c.s" of piJgr/tywgc. ~e1'n.g co't1.f:pa.;xsi(}~a.[J;; ·e·nterfn.,g nuwJ',)' of throwi'ig ~hii·~8J buo. rJ.Jire "ml being li:e.ry sJ .. perlU.ilo~olr.;1i noom u'lm! one.eat s. ar:fl (In ,o/'ruJ a~?(,Jil tJ Om!' .is n'm recogmYi:~a the tJi~.e' l.ord: ,A, Kllnlsa is Qn~ ~v}um,r sos the k):j)y':~ and U~.]u h~ a~~& s heart. others are '}Jlprn:e/' Dasan: A ~g.<2.i2)

A. floor nov-erin 9 of an imaJI dU£l,g::. c"~y a,nd ha'!l (a.s 'is common if! ,I ridia} ls n'e~,Ier to be used W 116 re Sri GUI!U (3' r,Wntr, Sahlb Ii is to reside, Nor ~shou~d i1. be plac"~q: in a

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reorn W~eJ~'®' th6' rk~o[ uOI1®r'ings,· ha'i/~' b.1J~en rfi5lde .0'( trneSl8:, sorts 0,1: 'ma;te'rt1a~s) A :'frritdh~t"EH~LWOl1le.n ara not to -go to The~aJll~ ~ a ladles 're~tlv)3J wh!rg:h is held l(!.in

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each Sunrl~y' of l,n,e ~i~,r:a,mi m:6rrthl ~(F S~.v&tl and they arenot to clap/danGe:~ do.

G,:kJd;a l~ll,J (':p~rform:ng, seva on i!tl; roon't Illy basls liS' m ~i~'~Y 611pers~~[iof;4 'and nol dlH~ t,o re$p ecl 6r the. Git~ ru), 'W'r:ymeln "51, Q&.I!~cl rUJt srrt if'll \he: G uni~ H azcori or db' chsu r

SahTb '~~~,e:n '~nii~y are. Wf®,flSI:rlJ1allng" '

Kllal~~ jil Ou~ of .,0, bl es ~~n~$t· ·~rf1.ed INin~~, ,gJ:vr~H.l Dn'l:! ten~h ~n G~~un~t ls ~'$s'~ntia,l! aJ~,· Is ~i",ir~,g' a 1:etlU~ m' oLwtlrn~' tcrUl@ :~H~I7!i[I3,.S'·o~' Guru 8ah~b. O~rt a!! eve~ twent~{ four he)'!Jfs,1w~' :and tl ~l;allf hou es sh o8l~d be sperrt on: ,m;Ei:altta.HQ 11, pe~rt.ormirug and/or Usterdng to G urban i. The l1iamies. of U~e ten G iLj,nJ Sah[bs'l P:a nJ Pyare1 'Flour Sahibz~~~ (priinQ~~; ~i Sf·i' G'urtE 'Giob~nd S~ngh ,jj} and f~v.~. li~,kh8l~s; are. to be medmOr'~s,~ct

,S;um mj~ny' '01: the 'R:~hat' ,01 ,S,r.l !Gu ru Grra. nth Sahi~1 j i: ,A,kh and Paath •. S,eh~:~ IFt~ath

To '[,a~e, Sii GiM ru G. ra rrth' S~I;lb" ji fro,m, .pn8! pl~G~ tq an other 'Ih~~,e ,an~: fa. b 6: ;a mJrl~mum Clrf£ EHngh~ pr.e;5,en1: lIMh <GlJtlll 11.. ,A gong,:.p;r other releyan~ fh~l:rurrien1~ are to be p~ay~d to" m,~ke._(Sthers·aware 0" 6lJif~ jll!~s,.,a'rfiMa'i. W,a.ter ~ ,t~ be: ,spr:inkloo 'in fro'n~ . of: Guru Sa,hib., I:'~: you an~ t~Jdn 9 GUru S'ahih,i, in i!3l' oalr!v:.en.l"olie.,p then 'lhe ,conial ner ~f wat!~H' ls k~ be, J:rlatc;acl ij'IA the! car,

When;~ Sri GlUnJ. Grarl1th ,gahib' ji ~s pr6SBrtrt !and, !(flr,ah- Par$had i;s,Jo be preparad, the fleer l~b-\(GriJ[!g must lf1Iot be m'ade 'ijf 'h~aP1prtopnale m~:Ie~iaj:s: [e.g. in lrnji"at ,8j;rlima.l I~ unc mbc~d wuth cl~:v ~aJno ha\/; I;S >oomiEdm,~~, sp,re~d on a difl: "Floor '~O ,s-lIOP

, '4l .,..i '<-," . . .

,~.u.$t. 'ft9,m ~lyh1~' ,~~lJ rt~).

O,nCi~:a ~.u i~~~le rdoml' ]~, selecfe,d;~ th~ n01Jlr'I' w~lTs 1a nid c~~lij[ing~, $,.nbuld b'la!: brol!H'nre:d.

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cle;"~ned ~r washed ,~~ Bpprl:Opn~t9. ·11 EiI:~ S:rr'" StH14 'Gita,.rnt h :~;a.h:i~ j i'" I$;: P'arrka;s' _'II a

b.eauUlu I ,(;;!~{ilG'P:Y Is, '~'o' b'!3: :p11~6:e"d: bver G(uru jt !lrG~'r,u ji' J~ P.an-kash ~ nl a P;aJI ~ I ,t hen th~meJ ehould be a smalll ca:D1'C)PV in :th@·.P~lkh!:lnd .illi1 'l~J:rrf\~ 'Iarg~t oT11e ls '1:'0' be ~nang Q\hjH' t he . iPaU<i..

:Sehaj' Paeth

,A'~ t.~e. .sta rtt Ara'mbh and end~eho_g .. af :S'leh~,i P~at~'i K!:~J~~fn ~ .e.rsh~d made, o'f: .cJairtfied {un ~a:~ted~ bQtterlghiiH~ is 'to' b'e ma~:l~:f At fn.~ st~:rt ci~· '~hie P:,~ai:h;. the,Ardas .aJl~ Hukarn ~~Im~, m"t1.sl be I!\~t~t~d r'~11 towed'by ~, tf~jn~mUjm . .a.{ '~lv;e \f:efSe 5 'GJf: Sri Japji Ss,hib, bef6re diS1:nbtUinn K:a_f,ah P~rr.s;ha:(L !Jit'lG't1 ,c:om!t:lJilel:iiJ~ ow ~he Sehaj: PaaLh ~

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'lfhi"'~: VEH'$}~~S ,Q't- Sri JapH_ Sahib"a,nd the ,1~:5t ?:aJOR: CP,a;van 'CiUf'ik! ••• i) iSire, to b~: ,re!!3'lt ed a.fter lt~~, R!!i,g ,M~d~ ,anq Ardas p!l:rr1o,tTn;e~,.,

'~F:D!Jd ~l(l~ ./)u:,ra p;:ep.(l:red M!·t[h;·j~'m'i(v, ,!1l~tIJ€ d:() .13'JUJg '0' a~e laui}:' (o~~iI ,b.l~I~S1f.,ta,r:~" ,I, (SGtJSJ .AJrg 12"66J

'W-hen ,p~acjng' 'th~ :(rt~'F@d HUQTIa 1':9!~ ,o'V~t ,Sri ~,~~111...!' &ra,ntn ~Ehib .]1 t -the f~i~pwiln,a ~a not ta..be recited!

At: the :5t~Hl '01 "J~itsari De81~ ViA r" 'i.~ M?!-,cfl, 81'109 'ha~rway p6~:tl~ O'fStr~ A khand P~,~:th). A:~~l5i :1-8 to 1b;e p~'rfgrm~cl;

ones L~e_ BBa,g~l~ 8.ndi comlp'l~ete~ J'~pji 8abib he,v,e' been ,r0cit®d ,tt!t -~:h,e Bh~g .(~',mph;~iofll) ~(]f' S-ri ~~khaIh-tJ ra'8th I a da k:aMiJ ,j's not :~\g he ooundecl .and ti!br :r~ :thE)

, '. ,"" - • ,- • • 11:.., ,- • -' ~ :1 ='. '- -' 'I '. ~ 'n iL -'

P'ate-JI,,!:1:0 be ~d. The Alrd,;i:j:$i' Is '~O' !~!ij!ln~ifllmm.etlla,1:lj;rl'Y~ Fet-~l' :llSi Qlfl!M t()q .. ,,~' E:;InrH~Uncc~

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,~ft;$r I,h!$ Hu:kamnama,llasll'een ~$-o.untds{~,:" Shabad Kir't'an'Qf ·cHs:oours@s on·G.urma't

are to be oo~du4}'bed, rr· s:baba~'s of Artl iliH'B recited then 'candloon~n",ps ,a're n~1: to be, lit and wav'ed around.

AI~t"(g '~&d@!the: .S,rt A~ha,n.d PeJa~hi Sri' ~,~pIi: Sah~b must be ,oor~l1:l~uOLl~I'y' :~cil"ed-", 'Over ,the: c6'filtaifil.~t ,01' ~~le'[; ,a ttlJ~O nul wrapped 'inw~llt.e, or saff!f£)Hll (1101 Ir!?Jd} ~JQth 'is, to bie placed .. RI~~ ~$~:ringi 'is hot to be· tled aU"(}lH~d lh e,J~o.OO'F;'FUli, '~If 'ODl1ila~ tl'fH'_ I n ;5rd~r to CIf~\ElitiFi!1 :ap~easa ft'llt ·,al.m(}sph~,ra" [rlce;r1se :s,}ic-KS,' C~ i f~rr,,~sh:6 n~(r:;8~: nd,fl~alcdho ~[c

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lrB,gr8niQ!~S elc~ sh.ouid be, used, At, night jime, t.lwir8 ShClU1~d be-additional Hghtjng' .provlslons m case tha light: b~~~ib$: or ,ei~clriolty' '[a'~"s. Ghee lamps can be used, but t hose whiGh use para'rfnn 1 whlta spf nt or.: ga$~ should 11crt be:' ~uiHed ln.the semerocrn es '[he'Sri Guru.Granth S~h~b jl, N!.m$' of ths Paathls are to be nrcm-Amr~tdharee or thoset h,~t 'h~ VEl' eornrn rUed 'u'~y: of th 8: 0.61 rdina~ S~'nl$i. (witho ul ns.vling re-taken ,Amrnt).

The lPa"afh! S'if:lgns Btte, 1,0 wear clean c:Jolhing 'S11ej must bathe_ b~folre S'~,artlrog' 011 'I heir· P aath sev~. The Akharod P~Eit'th sheu I'd . b'B. GD mp.l-~te~' within ,48. hoUrs. T he "G rEinthii ,Sin 9 h is to be A mrjt.d harae, passionate about SrkhJ. perlortn Nitnem I "!ined'it~tkin a,rid have. h~gh 'le!V~.!s-.,of 'Guflmat knowled!ge'.

A.ny 'finaru: iilll and othe·r offerin gsl,o the P aal~'is" Sl10U d be of a reasonable Ile'ile~ I en G:H..Jgil to p rovld~ a r~specla!b]a I i\rung_ ~, 'th,e tam i ry ~ i'-SteA :~.~ U"e, P.iiU3jHl wl'~h <lo\}'C/ and ca F1I'}1' OIi.il.t ,s'e.v.&1, the.:mselv6S1) and 1 h er ,Paa~h i S,inghs ~ re 'p8lssionalt,a and pro1l1otlnce th a P'~ath loor;root ly" then t ne fEPNams·s 6; is nd Ile-ss:

'1l?;i:atHng . .tm(/ un enb1:-f:t~ to ,Gj,wbam~ :rJ'a-r.-tJte rC"~"..(u.tl: oJ m{J.1l:}' a,8.e.~~, "

(SGGS) t\ ~t~ 54tH

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. G!il~:· ~i ::J!~'Q (,I~' 'CC·j' ,,[!Itro!!J r~

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~O r[,vten eo . 'ur ):(]m iJ: &"mu~ur ,~:o t U:~,U,.M1.I'uS oJ ~.iJO, .ac1:',w~.~·.

(SGGSJAnll ,238)

:R:aag,mala

Ha'agrris,la waJs authorad by Guru Ji, f,~~)Srl ,GUilL Ar]~t" Dev ,ji M,ah.ara_j ,go·' B;twi, G.utd~s:.Ji' '~,O w,rih~: an editjon ~fAa~· Sd l(luru 'Gr.a.rllh S:~hjb ,j!' _, in whioh Raagmala is pn~'5,eht, iI: i'~ wn;U~n :j:n the-same ~nk~ on 'the '$ erne quality paper and in the same ha:ri;qwrldng.a~ the, rest ort~~ ~lu'ban'~'i' this, e~itlan is-nowat S"ii K-al1a:rp~'r (Duba}w B hai Ba,rrq j i: oopied. tha~, edlni:oifi1 i whi~h also i:r1'l}j ud es Raagtna la. Sri G uru 'BohLnd] 8r~gh Ii M:ahlawaj':att Takhal Darndarna $.'ah~b ,g~'l 8ha~ Mani S.vr:lgh j~' to be ~'ribe." G uru ji r::Hcl at6d the, whoJe o'f the. Srr G:UI'ILI G,rani!,f:j "S:illlhib :n i A <whh:h ,Raagma~a. ~i pr-ese'nt·!, iI: its also pres-en~: In the -4 editions wr1ttel1 by Sh~he.Ed Batn~l Deep -811"19'11 ji' Those that arg~e the-poet Jodh wrote Rraagm~,la 'n jM,ad~vana~ Kamkand(a,· or ':hat the .poet A tam Wf,gt~ il. in ,8!c<tu~ I fad do not know th 9' r~~1 facts, TO'''' poe; i Joon w.r:ol'e.' i MadarVE'H'lal Kart1ka:~,dla' in "$Mskrit in ~he H ijri¥Jiyea:r 9~ (M uslim calends r} wh~ch is: '1640 Bikrami (SIkh c~~enrJsr) in wh i:ch Haa gfrl'la.1 a, is, n"0"~ present, The ptJBlt Aa"!a rn was, one Qf Safg UIrU S r:li G u nLt. (lo\~irnd S:ih,g FI jT.-s, ,:5,,2 .po.~:s, 'he Uv ~ fro rn . 712 B Htli'ali1 ~ to, 177 4 Bikra~!,1i, [H.e wrQte 'the Raag'maJa, ace~lrdli ng 1'01 w:~al' hie he8lr:d

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s,~Qkelfl ir! the 00 un. o'f G:LlriLl, ·GD.~nn~ .EHfil'gh .jii.. The po $'1, Aa,lam 'Iiv-ed t 1 Q y'·e~Ms ~n~ r-

,th. 'f~' t - d'iI-'c "~ 'C'l'.' J\":!;u - n- nil'!:... 00 I!...'~"",~' c' ,- - c '1 ,..J II', - ,-.1- -- - -, ~.Ik I'

I~a It:S,~, h,~Ori: 0, iI;ll rl 't;! __ ru ~I ra __ .111 oi.J'a~ll!!J JI~ WaSi cornpnen -. lOW l:..:t Od3:.0ms .a.rgl!L!l e.·~.~I~IL.

he; wrote RaCl:g.rnal!iH. 1·j·S yeaws before th~ nfst ad il:[QRI, F'rem th ls if ls c I ear Ul~J Gt~J ru

~ h'~ E:J; , -I ~ lI.. "@-Jh't.._rrlJ'h·I'\r c ~ L . __ . •. ' 'T ,- " , ... ' -

:~ ar kl wrote M®.a;~ rna Ell" Lt~l[alv-:ila) 'Iv D~a I 'Iii ~r S~ngl r JI m 8,r,! Gur iRa-ciap,S ur-aJ G rsnth

from 21"2,8 A-n~ to 21:33 Ang In detaiil',~xp~'ir:lls why Ra;a,grna'ia. ''Ii,f,PJS s'uthOW'Bd b~r GIWfU jJ? fif .one w~:re to, read Gi~,ni Sahib Sing!h\~, (Dh~'mdan SahTb) det~ul~d disco(J:rs·e· about the, ~uthEln1~dty of Raagm'ala, no oo.t1fus'ii!:rr:. alld 'do~bt WDu:r:d ba ~~f~'cand OI1,E:;~ w0u~dI ~,liJr'€'ly be .Col~vlnce~ 't hat Fl:a:fZI!-iglmtJ:~~ wa.s wriiU-s,n i;D'y G,1j tu ji and that 'i~:' ~S' ;t'3i~~ar"L There 'Is' ,a'irs.®, a 5:ma~11 beck <e~n~d n Rq;~~rm~lgL ',G,~ rba'ni Hsjm I 19ub;lt~bed by Darrydam-i T~J~$I~J!1 wh i'ch d6tai'l~ the, sp I'nilua'i ml~arri'ng crt Ra;B'glmala emdJ ha~, a~:g,tJ,m'ents' "'fora_f'lY poil1't Ul~at has ~vet· be,en ra'j:sed ag',~:iin~ ~'i'S, ,~:Ulh~n~tc~i~lY, For tllBS~! re~~Dne, le~B!.'c~ and eV,Brj' GUf's.ikh :stJould accept Ra.agmala ,fEj~ "Gl1Ijrba~ Ii without i!il!'1l~t' dotl:bts,

F,INAL NOTE: !;:ta~hib SrJ ~ur~ 'G~h1:!ld -Singh H .~. the fent~l IF~'the,r ,at Ta~hat :Sn De mr.darn:a Sahib (Guru Ki K:~1.rs.bi) from 1 iI6'~; Kat~k SudhlPufail mas.h!: ~:rl 17,63 S]klf',2Ht'lii 2:3 Sa:V',itii11, fOif '9 :ille~ltJls iSlll4ia '9 d~ys: [{fr':'IIrA I~· Oa~n)kaar to At{h~ar~n Das Beif!1E ditla-le d~b,e Whole of 8.ri G LJwU .G ranfh 'Sahib ji t-o 'Bh-a I: 1M a't~1 Sll1g h j ~ from 'iJj,em,oty_, B,abs. ·1D~ep S:ing h ji and Bnai' rMani':S i:r~9rr Ji along, wil:h al,':olh&~ -48 'SihQlh s were t'~U'S'Pn~: by' ,0. uru ji I:rn~ cOfree; f1't_Epa11in 9 ai'!;~ profU_f!l~iattGn:s .of rGurll'a.ni ,a.ncf bl'~Ssoo U~em wim ·tt:a'~. k.ri~w~,e"dge~,o'f'~G;~d tBrahm G\J.iEUnli

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·G,!UTU ~alhib th@M Wgi'~ '~io S ri Ha~9'Or Sa:h it! and bld!}~~~d S d G uru J:l tarlth $anib ii With 'tha G.ur,g,adtii, throning .them es.the GHJfiL'J.. B'ha~ Mani ~;:ingf] n ~as, s,ent 'tQ ,A,mft'JtS~,f IUpon·s~e-1;tirJg thare:,- f.1e:·started the 'laiksai 'of teacJlif l1]1i the oo,n:,~!Ct me'an~ng;s e,nd .p FO ii:I unelatlen s~~f rf.1lJrbatllllJ BElba. :Ctee!,),S,ffJ1gh doing ~ PIB, same: but ,al 'T akht~d Sri Dan7dama 'B,a:nlb:, ~oth '1lh- ese Taksals- havs been "'_;p ~--:: ~ il~cc :;: l~ii'i.J: r t i,.. ~ 11-, - ': -",d'" ,:,~ .',

_ ,',~<I _ _ _ • _ _ _ _" _ _ __ , __ !;>' .... I:.!I;;.I,,,,<.;I "i'-~II ..... fGr.adn;~ . ~IIUB, .1118 ea ei;,sfi11:!3'

:of !9,r~:hm Gyani$; For thf!),s,:e' reasons the Goda of aetl1dll~t :ha.rr:a,ted III·U"is;b{)~I:det· ~5 to be malin~;dlhled and Ih e Joomm.atl1idi~' ,bi' Srii .GLmj Gebin.q -Sing'n j i ~ F@ to :P'8 accepted to ma'ke- ou r' lives WOflhwhUe.

Va'lle,~i uru .Jl K'~ ~ h~.t$a.

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Vahe;gurLJ JJ f,<) Fat,ei',!

GUirdwanl GUlrdans;han P:ar'kash Vi M'agre::: Me,htE:

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:Pa:Aj~b

'h1d~a

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