PAIṚĀ, BHĀĪ, a devoted Sikh of the time of Gurū Arjan. The Gurū, as says Bhāī Manī Siṅgh, Sikhāṅ dī Bhagat Mālā, instructed him in the virtues of honest labour and charity. Bhāī Paiṛā gave away all he possessed and lived a very simple and pious life. Also see Bhāī Gurdās, Vārāṅ, XI. 18.