His only sabda (hymn) in the measure Bilaval, in the Guru Granth Sahib, indicates his belief that all evil deeds of a man could be washed away by devoted meditation on the Name and so the deeds of a butcher: What merit have you, Enlightener of the world, if our ill deeds are not effaced? What avails it to enter the asylum of the lion, if a mere jackal will be allowed to devour one? * * * I am nothing, nor is anything mine Save my honour, 0 lord, I am your slave after all. (GO. 858) Sadhna worshipped the idol of saligram, the ammonite stone, symbolising god Visnu of the Hindu Trinity. His spiritual quest led him to renounce the household. He left Sehvan and roamed about the country preaching the love of God. None of his holy songs have survived except the solitary hymn preserved in the Guru Granth Sahib, which keeps his memory alive.
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