PHIRNA, BHAI, a Bahil Khatii, was a pious Sikh of the time of Guru Arjan. He once waited upon the Guru to receive his blessing. The Guru, as says Bhai Santokh Singh, Sri Gur Pratdp Suraj Granth, instructed him always to remember God and repeat Vahiguru, the name revealed by Guru Nanak. According to Bhai Gurdas, Varan, XI.20, Bhai Phirna practised ndm and gained what he had desired.
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