Ajai Alai Mantra - Lyrics, Meaning, Benefits, Download

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grant courage & willpower

The Ajai Alai mantra is a powerful chant that can lift you out of depression and anger.

It was written by Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Sikh Guru.

These powerful words are an ode to the Divine that grant you a sense of courage and unbreakable willpower.

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History of the mantra

Guru Gobind Singh is the 10th Sikh Guru, and is responsible for erecting the pillars of the modern form of the Sikh faith.

He was someone who led his people during times of extreme oppression, and part of his daily routine was chanting odes to the Divine.

This daily prayer, called the Jaap Sahib, includes the Ajai Alai mantra. This mantra is a list of divine qualities that the chanter aspires to.

Lyrics of the Mantra

Ajai Alai Abhai Abai
Abhoo Ajoo Anaas Akaas

Aganj Abhanj Alakkh Abhakkh
Akaal Dy-aal Alaykh Abhaykh

Anaam Akaam Agaah Adhaah
Anaathay Pramaathay Ajonee Amonee

Na Raagay Na Rangay Na Roopay Na Raykhay
Akarmang Abharmang Aganjay Alaykhay

Meaning of the Mantra

Verse 1:
Ajai Alai Abhai Abai
Abhoo Ajoo Anaas Akaas
~
Meaning :

Invincible, Indestructible, Fearless, Unchanging
Unformed, Unborn, Imperishable, Etheric

Verse 2:
Aganj Abhanj Alakkh Abhakkh
Akaal Dy-aal Alaykh Abhaykh
~
Meaning :

Unbreakable, Impenetrable, Unseen, Unaffected
Undying, Merciful, Indescribable, Uncostumed

Verse 3:
Anaam Akaam Agaah Adhaah
Anaathay Pramaathay Ajonee Amonee
~
Meaning :

Nameless, Desireless, Unfathomable, Incorruptible
Unmastered, Destroyer, Beyond birth, Beyond silence

Verse 4:
Na Raagay Na Rangay Na Roopay Na Raykhay
Akarmang Abharmang Aganjay Alaykhay
~
Meaning :

Beyond love, Beyond color, Beyond form, Beyond shape
Beyond karma, Beyond doubt, Unconquerable, Indescribable

Benefits of listening to Ajai Alai Mantra

The Ajai Alai mantra holds several benefits for the mind of both the chanter and the listener.

Listening to this mantra along with meditation helps you in the following ways.

Benefit 1 - Fills you with courage
A daily chanting of this mantra fills you with courage to face any difficulty you may encounter

Benefit 2 - Removes depression and anger
If you're feeling perennially down, owing to a sense of helplessness, chanting this mantra will lift you out of this state of mind

Benefit 3 - Unlock the best version of you
With affirmations like the Ajai Alai mantra, you do not get bogged down by negativity and are instead free to pursue your aspirations

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The Ajai Alai Mantra is a powerful Sikh chant that is known to give you courage & strengthen your willpower

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