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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He may have been illiterate: His oral traditions have flourished for more than years, producing a rich array of musical forms, folk and classical, in countless local dialects and regional styles. After finishing “The Bijak of Kabir” I finally feel like I’ve been given an honest glimpse of this great mystic who fearlessly urges us to experience the wild Mystery that transcends all attempts linsa cage it within religious conceptual systems.
Yet organized religions such as Sikhism and the Sant Mat movement have tried to make Kabir one of their own.
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