Kabir was an extraordinary oral poet whose works have been sung and recited by millions throughout North India for half a millennium. He may. The Bijak of Kabir has 9 ratings and 0 reviews: Published March 14th by Motilal Banarsidass, pages, Paperback. Hess is a scholar, writer, and a lover of Kabir. Her publications and present research include The Bijak of Kabir, (New York, Oxford University Press, .

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Phil rated it liked it Feb 03, Classical, Early, and Medieval Poetry and Poets: Kabir was an oral poet whose works were written down by others. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Overview Description Reviews and Awards. See all Editorial Reviews. He may have been illiterate “I don’t touch ink or paper, this hand never grasped a pen. Vedic Voices David M.

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. Thousands of poems are popularly attributed to Kabir, but only a few written collections have survived over the centuries.

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He may have been illiterate and he preached an abrasive, sometimes shocking, always uncompromising message that exhorted his audience to shed their delusions, pretentions, and empty orthodoxies in favor of an intense, direct, and personal confrontation with the truth.


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Fiercely independent, he has become an icon of speaking truth hrss power. Hess’ Introduction is marvelous.

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A Note on Meter and Rhyme; C. In a blunt and uncompromising style, he exhorted his listeners to shed their delusions, pretensions, and orthodoxies in favor of a direct lf of truth. Showing of 3 reviews.