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Guru Nanak
Those who do not give assistance according to their ability when a village is being plundered, a dyke is being destroyed, or a highway robbery committed, shall be banished with their goods and chattels.
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#Ability

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On the first conviction, let him cause two fingers of a cut purse to be amputated, on the second, one hand and one foot, on the third, he shall suffer death.
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#Conviction

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For each part is particularly qualified for ,the accomplishment of certain objects, ,and thus each is declared to be the most important for that particular purpose which is effected by its means.
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#Accomplishment

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By spies, by a ,pretended display of energy, and by carrying out ,various undertakings, let the king constantly ascertain his own and his enemy s strength.
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#Energy

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As the Earth supports all created beings equally, thus ,a king who supports all his subjects, ,takes upon himself the office of the Earth.
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#Earth

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The brilliant fire is not contaminated even in burial places, and, when presented with oblations ,of butter at sacrifices, it again increases mightily.
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#Fire

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Let him eat while his feet are ,yet wet ,from the ablution , but let him not go to bed with wet feet. He who eats while his feet are ,still wet, will attain long life.
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#Bed

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Let him not step on hair, ashes, bones, potsherds, cotton seed or chaff, if he desires long life.
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#Life

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O my mind, contemplate the True Lord forever.
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#Mind

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One s virtues merge into the virtues of the Lord as one comes to understand one s own self, earning the profit of devotional worship in this world.
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#Self

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Without the Name, no one is emancipated. All are bound by the Messenger of Death.
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#Death

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Blessed, blessed is the True Guru, the Immaculate, Almighty Lord God, meeting Him, I meditate on the Name of the Lord.
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#God

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The Creator has made my whole life fruitful, I chant the Name of the Lord.
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#Life

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The Husband Lord is all pervading everywhere, behold Him ever present.
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#Present

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The body horse was created by the Lord.
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#Body

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The True merchandise is the Name of the Lord. This is the true trade.
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#Trade

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The Lord Himself, the Lord Himself He is the Immaculate Almighty Lord God.
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#God

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O Lord, I adore the feet of those who meditate on the True Guru, and the Almighty Lord God.
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#God

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O Nanak, those who intuitively serve their Guru have perfect destiny.
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#Destiny

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Forever imbued with the True Lord, the mind becomes immaculate, and its comings and goings are ended.
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#Mind

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He does what is pre ordained for him, no one can erase his destiny.
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#Destiny

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While lying on a bed, while his feet are raised ,on a bench , while he sits on his hams with a cloth tied round his knees, let him not study, nor when he has eaten meat or food given by a person impure on account of a birth or a death.
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#Bed

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Let him not bathe ,immediately after a meal, nor when he is sick, nor in the middle of the night, nor frequently dressed in all his garments, nor in a pool which he does not perfectly know.
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#Night

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Let him say what is true, let him say what is pleasing, let him utter no disagreeable truth, and let him utter no agreeable falsehood, that is the eternal law.
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#Truth

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Let him not insult those who have redundant limbs or are deficient in limbs, nor those destitute of knowledge, nor very aged men, nor those who have no beauty or wealth, nor those who are of low birth.
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#Knowledge

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Let him, when angry, not raise a stick against another man, nor strike ,anybody except a son or a pupil, those two he may beat in order to correct them.
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#Man

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Let him avoid ,the acquisition of wealth and ,the gratification of his desires, if they are opposed to the sacred law, and even lawful acts which may cause pain in the future or are offensive to men.
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#Wealth

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Let him not be uselessly active with his hands and feet, or with his eyes, nor crooked ,in his ways , nor talk idly, nor injure others by deeds or even think of it.
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#Eyes

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Though ,by his learning and sanctity he may be entitled to accept presents, let him not attach himself ,too much to that ,habit , for through his accepting ,many presents the divine light in him is soon extinguished.
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#Learning

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Let him never bathe in tanks belonging to other men, if he bathes ,in such a one , he is tainted by a portion of the guilt of him who made the tank.
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#Men