Three Bhakti Voices: Mirabai, Surdas, and Kabir in Their Times and Ours / Edition 1

Three Bhakti Voices: Mirabai, Surdas, and Kabir in Their Times and Ours / Edition 1

by John Stratton Hawley
     
 


The book is a collection of essays written over two decades but with consistency of style, concern and argument. It's divided into two parts: The first, "The Bhakti Poet Saint: Economies of Word and Life" ranges over the literature of Bhakti as a whole. The second part is organized around individual poets: Mira, Sur, and Kabir. Connections between the… See more details below

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The book is a collection of essays written over two decades but with consistency of style, concern and argument. It's divided into two parts: The first, "The Bhakti Poet Saint: Economies of Word and Life" ranges over the literature of Bhakti as a whole. The second part is organized around individual poets: Mira, Sur, and Kabir. Connections between the three poets is established meticulously and convincingly.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195670851
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/01/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 5.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

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