JATTU, BHAI, a learned Tivan Brahman, who accepted Sikh faith at the hands of Guru Arjan. The Guru taught him to have belief in Guru Nanak, who had revealed the Divine Truth to mankind. See Bhai Gurdas, Varan, XI.19 JATTU, BHAI (d. 1621), a devoted Sikh of the time of Guru Hargobind known for his fighting skill. In the battle of Ruhela he was despatched at the head of two hundred warriors to meet the attacking Mughal force from Jalandhar. Towards the end of the action that ensued, Bhai Jattu challenged the commander of the enemy vanguard, Muhammad Khan, to a duel.

Musket shots of both having gone astray, they, narrates Bhai Santokh Singh, Sri Gur Pratdp Suraj Granth, took up bows and arrows. “This time the arrows from both ends found their respective targets and the two warriors fell together mortally wounded, as men from both sides looked on.” BIBLIOGRAPHY 1. Gurbilds Patshdhi Chlwnn. Patiala, 1970 2. Santokh Singh, Bhai, Sri Gur Prnldp Suraj Granlh. Amritsar, 1927-33 B.S.

JATTU, BHAI, an ascetic of Jaunpur, received instruction at the hands of Guru Hargobind and became a follower. According to Bhai Gurdas, Varan, XI. 31, he dedicated the rest of his life to sevd, humble, dedicated service, and to preaching the Sikh faith. BIBLIOGRAPHY 1. Mani Singh, Bhai, Sikhan di Bhagat Mala. Amritsar, 1955 2. Santukh Singh, Bhai, Sri Gur Pratdp Suraj Granth. Amrilsar, 1927-33 3. Vir Singh, Bhai, ed.. Varan Bhdl Gurdas. Amritsar, 1912 Gn.S.

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1. Mani Singh, Bhai, Sikhan di Bhagat Mala. Amritsar, 1955
2. Santokh Singh, Bhai, Sri CUT Pratdp Sura] Granth. Amritsar, 1927-33