Sikhism – Japji 34
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
raatee rutee thitee vaar. pavan paanee agnee paataal.
Nights, days, weeks and seasons;
Air, Water, Fire and the Underworld
tis vich Dhartee thaap rakhee Dharam saal. tis vich jee-a jugat kay rang.
in the midst of these, He established the Earth as a home for Dharma.
Upon it, He placed numerous creatures.
tin kay naam anayk anant. karmee karmee ho-ay veechaar.
Their names are uncountable and endless.
By their karmas and deeds will they be judged.
sachaa aap sachaa darbaar. tithai sohan panch parvaan.
God Himself is True, and True is His Court.
There, in perfect grace sit the elect Controllers.
nadree karam pavai neesaan. kach pakaa-ee othai paa-ay.
Through blessed Karmas, they receive their Mark.
The ripe and the unripe shall be judged there.
naanak ga-i-aa jaapai jaa-ay.
O Nanak, those go there who have worshipped.
The source of the experienceSikhism
Concepts, symbols and science items
Perceptions - accessing perceptions
Perceptions - what happens to perceptions
Perceptions - what has perceptions
Perceptions and memory