Aad Guray Nameh


Mantra: Aad Guray Nameh

  • Complete Mantra:

    Aad Guray Nameh, Jugaad Guray Nameh, Sat Guray Nameh, Siri Guroo Dayvay Nameh

  • Language: Gurmukhi
    Source: Sukhmani Sahib (prayer of peace)
    Author: Guru Arjun Dev Ji, Fifth Guru of the Sikhs
  • Translation:

    I bow to the primal Guru
    I bow to the truth that has existed throughout the ages
    I bow to True Wisdom
    I bow to the Great Divine Wisdom

  • More Information:

    This is a mantra of protection and is recited to invoke the protective energy of the universe.  Yogi Bhajan taught that this mantra should always be chanted 3 times in a row.  This mantra is chanted after tuning in to a class with the Adi Mantra.

    Many people chant this mantra when they need extra protection.  It is part of the "triple mantra", and is often spoken before driving a car to create a protective energy around the those in the car.

    When you cannot be protected, this mantra shall protect you. When things stop, and won’t move, this makes them move in your direction. - Yogi Bhajan