Waheguru

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Waheguru (Punjabi: ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ, translit. vāhigurū) refers to God in Sikhism.

The word vāhegurū is traditionally explained as being composed of vāhe "wondrous", gu "darkness", and ru "light", together said to carry the meaning - The wondrous Lord who dispells the darkness of ignorance and bestows the light of truth, knowledge and enlightenment.[citation needed]

The word Vaheguru or Waheguru is also used in Sikhism as a main mantra, called gurmantra or gur mantar.