Kabir ke dohe with meaning
Sant Kabir or Saint Kabir has written so many poems or kabir dohe in hindi, which reflects kabir philosophy of life. He has written so many doha, which we knew as kabir amritvani or kabir ke dohe. Here there are quite a few of his quotes and its translation in English has been done.
Maaya taje toh kya hua, maan taja na jaye
Maan bade munivar gaye, maan saban ko khaaye
“It’s very easy to give up efforts and lose wealth. But, It’s difficult to give up the ego. Even great and analytical people have fallen because of there egoto ego.It’s going to kill one and all.”
Kade Abhimaan Na Kijiye Kaha Kabir Samajhaye
Ja Seer Aha Jo Sanchare Pade Chourasi Jaaye
“Don’t have ego. He who has ego is restless always.”
Sabase Laghuta Hi Bhali Laghuta Se Sab Hoye
Jasa Dwitiya Ka Chandrama Shashi Lahai Sab Koye
“It’s always better to be humble. humbleness is an effective way of getting results. The second day of the moon ( after the no moon day) is loved by all. ”
Chhama Badan Ko Uchit Hai Chotan Ko Utpat
Ka Bishno Ka Ghati Gaya Jo Bhrugu Mari Laat
“Forgiveness befits the person who is great. Petty one does something destructive.after receiving a blow from Maharishi Bhrugu What’s the loss incured by God Vishnu.
Jaisa Bhojan Kijiye Vaisa Hi Mana Hoye,
Jaisa Paani Pijiye Taisi Vani Hoye
Your consumed foods affects your mind. Your voice is the reflection of the drinks you have.
Kabira Te Nar Andh Hai Jo Guru Kahte Aur
Hari Ruthe Guru Thor Hai Guru Ruthe Nahi Thor
Kabir says that the people who do not understand Guru are blind. If God is displeased with us then Guru is there for salvation. If he is displeased there can be no salvation.
Kabira Dheeraj Ke Dhare Haathi Man Bhar Khaaye
Tuk Tuk Bekar Me Svan Ghare Ghar Jaaye
As the elephant has patience it eats till its mind is satisfied. But the impatient dog runs here and there in the hope of food.
Ghee Ke To Darshan Bhale Khana Bhala Na Tel
Dana To Dushman Bhala Murakh Ka Kya Mel
It is better if one can just have a chance of looking at the purified butter. It is not good to eat oil. It is good to have a sensible person as our enemy than to befriend a fool.
Chandan Jaisa Sadhu Hai Sarp Hi Sab Sansar
Taake Ang Lapta Rahe Mana Me Nahi Vikar
A good person is like a sandal tree and the world is like a snake. The snake resides on the sandal tree but the sandal tree does not become poisonous to any extent.