Waheguru

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Vaheguru (Punjabi: ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ, romanized: vāhigurū) is a word used in Sikhism to refer to God. It is also often uttered as a mantra and is called gurmantra or gurmantar gur mantr means the word of the divine which takes you from darkness to the lightness creating your mind to expand

The word vāhegurū is traditionally explained as vāh "wondrous" + guru "teacher", together said to carry the meaning, "The wondrous Lord/teacher who dispels the darkness of ignorance and bestows the light of truth, knowledge and enlightenment".[citation needed]

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