ANT KAL,means the few moments before a person\’s death. A person feeling the approach (if death thinks of many things, his wife, children, wealth and home which he will leave shortly and then begins to worry about them and after a while he is no more. Bhagat Trilochan realised the importance of these moments preceding death and advised his associates that this short time is better utilised by remembrance of God or meditation of the Holy Name.
1. Encyclopedia of Sikh Religion and Culture, R.C.Dogra and Dr.G.S. Mansukhani 1995