I saw that the smaller logs caught fire sooner than the bigger ones. It occurred to me that. I should see a saint as soon as possible so that I secure happiness. Who knows when death might strike?" The Guru pronounced the blessing, "Taru (lit. `swimmer`), thou shalt be the salvager of thy clan. Learn to make an honest living and learn to share the fruit of thy labour with others. Remember thy Creator always." Acting upon the Guru`s word Taru Popat, says Bhai Mani Singh, attained liberation.
1. Mani Singh, Bhai, Sikhan di Bhagat Mala. Amritsar, 1955
2. Santokh Singh, Bhai, Sri" Gur Pratap Suraj Granth. Amritsar, 1927-35
3. Macauliffe, M.A., The Sikh Religion. Oxford, 1909