Waheguru

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Waheguru (Punjabi: ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ, translit. vāhigurū) refers to God in Sikhism. It is one of the important Name to address the wondrous illuminator and Creator, the almighty God.

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.