. Sri Dasam Granth Sahib Verse

Sri Dasam Granth Sahib Verse

ਗਨਿ ਰਤਨ ਉਪਰਤਨ ਔ ਧਾਤ ਗਨੋ ॥

गनि रतन उपरतन औ धात गनो ॥

ਕਹਿ ਧਾਤ ਸਬੈ ਉਪਧਾਤ ਭਨੋ ॥

After counting the greater and minor jewels, now I count the metals and afterwards I shall count the lesser metals.

कहि धात सभै उपधात भनो ॥

ਸਬ ਨਾਮ ਜਥਾਮਤਿ ਸ੍ਯਾਮ ਧਰੋ ॥

All these names have been reckoned by the poet Shyam according to his own understanding

सभ नाम जथा मति सयाम धरो ॥

ਘਟ ਜਾਨ ਕਵੀ ਜਿਨਿ ਨਿੰਦ ਕਰੋ ॥੮॥

Considering them in small number, poets requested not to slander me.8.

घट जान कवी जिनि निंद करो ॥८॥