Japji Sahib - The 25th Pauri - Mantra for Prosperity

Our projection is responsible for creating an energy around us, which operates as a point of attraction.  It's the Law of Attraction, but in yogic terms.  Yogi Bhajan was very clear about prosperity:  it comes from God.

ਬਹੁਤਾ ਕਰਮੁ ਲਿਖਿਆ ਨਾ ਜਾਇ ॥
बहुता करमु लिखिआ ना जाइ ॥
bahutaa karam likhi-aa naa jaa-ay

ਵਡਾ ਦਾਤਾ ਤਿਲੁ ਨ ਤਮਾਇ ॥
वडा दाता तिलु न तमाइ ॥
vadaa daataa til na tamaa-ay

There is so much karma, You can't write it all down.

ਕੇਤੇ ਮੰਗਹਿ ਜੋਧ ਅਪਾਰ ॥
केते मंगहि जोध अपार ॥
kaytay mangahi jodh apaar

ਕੇਤਿਆ ਗਣਤ ਨਹੀ ਵੀਚਾਰੁ ॥
केतिआ गणत नही वीचारु ॥
kayti-aa ganat nahee veechaar

But the great Giver has not one bit of greed. Not even as a little as a sesame seed.

ਕੇਤੇ ਖਪਿ ਤੁਟਹਿ ਵੇਕਾਰ ॥
केते खपि तुटहि वेकार ॥
kaytay khap tutahi vaykaar
Many soldier saints are begging. Many people are meditating.

ਕੇਤੇ ਲੈ ਲੈ ਮੁਕਰੁ ਪਾਹਿ ॥
केते लै लै मुकरु पाहि ॥
kaytay lai lai mukar paahi

ਕੇਤੇ ਮੂਰਖ ਖਾਹੀ ਖਾਹਿ ॥
केते मूरख खाही खाहि ॥
kaytay moorakh khaaahee khaahi

There are many unrighteous, broken wretches. Many take and take, and are never thankful. There are many fools. The eaters keep eating.

ਕੇਤਿਆ ਦੂਖ ਭੂਖ ਸਦ ਮਾਰ ॥
केतिआ दूख भूख सद मार ॥
kayti-aa dookh bhookh sad maar

ਏਹਿ ਭਿ ਦਾਤਿ ਤੇਰੀ ਦਾਤਾਰ ॥
एहि भि दाति तेरी दातार ॥
ayhi bhe daat tayree daataar

Hunger and pain give so many a beating! But these too are Thy gifts. O, Giver of all!

ਬੰਦਿ ਖਲਾਸੀ ਭਾਣੈ ਹੋਇ ॥
बंदि खलासी भाणै होइ ॥
band khalaasee bhaanai ho-ay

ਹੋਰੁ ਆਖਿ ਨ ਸਕੈ ਕੋਇ ॥
होरु आखि न सकै कोइ ॥
hor aakh na sakai ko-ay

Libertation and slavery are also Thy gifts. No one else has nay say about this.

ਜੇ ਕੋ ਖਾਇਕੁ ਆਖਣਿ ਪਾਇ ॥
जे को खाइकु आखणि पाइ ॥
jay ko khaa-ik aakhdam paa-ay

ਓਹੁ ਜਾਣੈ ਜੇਤੀਆ ਮੁਹਿ ਖਾਇ ॥
ओहु जाणै जेतीआ मुहि खाइ ॥
oh jaanai jaytee-aa muhi khaa-ay

If anyone's foolish enough to speak, He will feel the effects of his folly.

ਆਪੇ ਜਾਣੈ ਆਪੇ ਦੇਇ ॥
आपे जाणै आपे देइ ॥
aapay jaanai aapay day-ay

ਆਖਹਿ ਸਿ ਭਿ ਕੇਈ ਕੇਇ ॥
आखहि सि भि केई केइ ॥
aakhahi se bhe kay-ee kay-ay

God gives… God knows… But only a few people speak of these things.

ਜਿਸ ਨੋ ਬਖਸੇ ਸਿਫਤਿ ਸਾਲਾਹ ॥
जिस नो बखसे सिफति सालाह ॥
jis no bakhsay sifat saalaah

ਨਾਨਕ ਪਾਤਿਸਾਹੀ ਪਾਤਿਸਾਹੁ ॥੨੫॥
नानक पातिसाही पातिसाहु ॥२५॥
naanak paatisaahee paatisaahu

The one whom He blesses to praise Him and love Him, O, Nanak is king amoung kings!

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