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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Farha marked it as to-read May 10, Most other books that I’ve read about Kabir emphasize the devotional bhakti side of Kabir. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

He may have been illiterate “I don’t touch ink or paper, this hand never grasped a pen. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. Editorial Reviews Review Hess has liberated this fresh and stunning voice from centuries of pious encrustation on the Indian side, and decades of unwitting conventionality on our own Parabola.

In a blunt and uncompromising style, he exhorted his listeners to shed their delusions, pretensions, and orthodoxies in favor of a 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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