Bhai Bala, whose name occurs in Bhai Gurdas, Varan, XI. 19, embraced the Sikh faith in the time of Guru Arjan, As reports Bhai Mani Singh, Sikhan diBhagat Mala, he and his companions Mula, Suja, Chandu, Ram Das Bhandari and SairiDas received instruction at the hands of Guru Arjan.
1. Mani Singh, Bhai, Sikhan di Bhagat Mala. Amritsar, 1955. 2. Santokh Singh, Bhai, Sri Gur Pratap Suraj Granth. Amritsar, 1926-3