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Kaayam Mahedee Raaho Hasse(n)daa - Translation A

KAAYAM MAHEDEE RAAHO HASSE(N)DAA
BY PEER HASSAN KABEERDEEN

ejee kaayam mahedee raaho hase(n)daa
sat karee seerevo shaah ke neetaa(n) jee....................1

The Everliving Intercessor is seated on the Path with pleasure
OR has bestowed upon us the Path with pleasure.
Serve the Lord (Imaam) truthfully everyday.

ejee unaku(n) seerevo jenne ham tam seerajyaa
jene ruhu(n) pee(n)dee sarave deetaa(n) jee..................2

Worship the one who has created you and me,
the one who has given us all the souls and bodies.

ejee balabe deevddaa sahej bala(n)daddaa
teesame paayaa tel amee-adhaa jee............................3

balabe - by force, power
bala(n)daddaa - lofty,good,loud
tel - oil

Through the power of the lamp (Imaam) we have attained a lofty
destiny in a moment. From it we have obtained the oil and nector
of all kinds (referring to knowledge and wisdom in it's entirety).

ejee jees kaarann me(n) baall kar dhareeyaa
aa(n)hee meelo so mumanbhaai neetaa(n) jee...................4

For the sake of whom I have held the Path since my childhood;
meet for His sake here everyday O my momin brothers.

ejee amee-adhaa paak peeyaalaa huaddaa
so to bharbhar mumanbhaai peetaa jee.........................5

The small vessels are holy by virtue of being filled with nector.
These are drunk by momins after being continuously refilled.

ejee peeyo peeyo moman huo matvaalaa
jeene naam saaheb jeekaa letaa(n) jee........................6

By drinking continuously (or regularly) the momins become charming.
They are the ones who recite the name of the Imaam (as they drink the nector).

ejee taaraade raannee hareecha(n)ddhra raajaa
teenee kalash ameeras peetaa(n)jee...........................7

Queen Taaraaraani and King Harischandhra. They used to drink
nector from the small vessels.

ejee korav paa(n)ddav zagaddaa huaddaa
teesme konn haaryaa ne konn jeetyaa jee......................8

The Korvas and the Pandvas fought each other.
Between them who won and who lost.

ejee korav haaryaa ne paa(n)ddav jeetyaa
paa(n)ddav gaddh amaraapuree potaa(n) jee....................9

The Korvas lost and the Pandvas won.
The Paandavs reached the fortresses of paradise.

ejee shaahjaa muman huaa deedaaree
jenne mandhaa maareeyaa peetaa(n) jee.......................10

The momins of the Imaam were the recepients of the Spiritual
Vision and happiness. They are the ones who slayed or eliminated
hot temper from their minds (hearts).

ejee shaahje haatt lago vannjaaro
usame keeyaa letaa ne keeyaa detaa(n)jee....................11

At the shop of the Lord were the traders.
In it what did they buy and what did they sell.

ejee maannak daine padaarth vannjyaa
alaa vannaj cha(n)ge hatt keetaa jee........................12

They sold the beads of pearls (earthly riches) and purchased
the substance (values and principles of religion).
Verily such a trade purifies the shop.

ejee e geenaan mahaaras peer gofte hasanshaah
alaa fal sachaa yaaraa muman letaa(n)jee....................13

This Divine knowledge and wisdom is scattered by Peer Hassan Shaah.
Verily the friends and momins have attained the true fruits.

Source: 
Heritage Society Collection

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