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Poems of Mirabai

Robert Bly

Poems of Mirabai

by Robert Bly

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Published by Audio Literature .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hinduism,
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Hinduism - General,
  • Inspirational & Religious,
  • Abridged Audio - Drama/Poetry,
  • Unabridged Audio - Drama/Poetry,
  • Modern Indic languages,
  • Audio Adult: Other

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12231697M
    ISBN 101574530798
    ISBN 109781574530797
    OCLC/WorldCa37108652

      - Buy Sweet on My Lips: Love Poems of Mirabai book online at best prices in India on Read Sweet on My Lips: Love Poems of Mirabai book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: 3. Mira Bai, Hindu mystic and poet whose lyrical songs of devotion to the god Krishna are widely popular in northern India. Mira Bai was a Rajput princess, the only child of Ratan Singh, younger brother of the ruler of Merta. Her royal education included music and religion as well as instruction in.

    Mirabai Poetry Books, poems by Mirabai. Our Lady of Guadalupe Authors: Mirabai Starr Publisher: Published Date:   Mirabai was known for her songs of devotion to Krishna and for forsaking traditional women's roles to devote life to Krishna-worship. She was a Bhakti saint, poet and mystic, and also a Rani or princess. She lived from about to about

    Mirabai was a great Bhakti saint, Hindu mystic poet and a devotee of the Lord Krishna. Born in the late fifteenth century into a royal family of Rajasthan, Mira, from her childhood was a great devotee of Lord Krishna and wrote many beautiful poems in praise of her Lord. Mirabai,Ecstatic Poems,Mirabai,,Beacon,N/A,Bly, Robert.


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Poems of Mirabai by Robert Bly Download PDF EPUB FB2

Spiritual poetry is a strange bird, and this spiritual poetry is an even stranger one. Based on poems attributed to the seventeenth century Hindi songstress Mirabai, these poems by two of our premier American poets are spiritual in an ecstatic, Poems of Mirabai book 4/4(16).

I recommend one read the Afterword first, giving introduction to Mirabai, poems linked to her name, method of rendition in this book.

One finds the poetry of Mirabai is more of archetypal 'person', intoxicated with divine Love, than a historical one; Mirabai herself, while historical, becomes a tradition of verse, song, and acting that cannot be linked with her life but indirectly, as a moving /5. Mirabai's biography is largely unknown but one thing is clear: Mirabai loved Krisna.

I have been a devotee of Krisna also for decades. Formerly, Draupadi was the foremost devotee of Krisna that I was aware of. I am grateful to have Alston's paperback.

Mirabai /5(6). Poem Hunter all poems of by Mirabai poems. 59 poems of Mirabai. Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams. From poets Robert Bly and Jane Hirshfield, English versions of impassioned poems by Mirabai, the beloved Indian poet-saint Mirabai is a literary and spiritual figure of legendary proportions.

Born a princess in the region of Rajasthan inMira (as she is more commonly known) fought tradition and celebrated a woman's right to an independent life in her ecstatic poems.4/5(1). Mirabai, a princess, was a devotee of Lord Krishna, she was in love with him from her early childhood and her poems are of love and devotion to her Lord.

Her devotion of Lord Krishna made her go against the traditions and customs of her time and made Mirabai is. About the Book The devotional poems of Mirabai offers the reader a sober English translation of more than two hundred of her Padas, based on the interpretative work of Indian scholars that has appeared during the last few decades.

Three introductory essays deal with her life her place in the Bhakti movement and the characteristics of her poetry. For instance, there are over 1, poems and songs attributed to Mirabai - scholars say she only wrote a couple hundred at the most. No authentic primary sources exist that detail Mirabai's life.

Mirabai was one of the most famous of the women bhakta poets of north India. Mirabai is said to have been devoted to Krishna from a very early age, and in one of her poems she asks, O Krishna, did You ever rightly value my childhood love. As her father was away much of the time, she was then sent to be raised at her grandfather’s house.

More than 1, pads (poems) commonly known as bhajans. Read all poems of Mirabai and infos about Mirabai. Meerabai or Mirabai (alternate orthographies: Meera, Mira, Meera Bai) (Hindi:मीराबाई Bengali: মীরাবাঈ;) was an aristocratic Hindu mystical singer and devotee of Lord Krishna from Rajasthan and one of the most significant figures of the Sant tradition of the Vaishnava.

- Buy The Devotional Poems of Mirabai book online at best prices in India on Read The Devotional Poems of Mirabai book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: 5. poems of mirabai seem simply flawless and divine when people read and sing them in the original of mirabai are a mixture of Gujarati and Rajasthani great lady was a great singer verses are just enchanting!!.

Mirabai is a literary and spiritual figure of legendary proportions. Born a princess in the region of Rajasthan inMira (as she is more commonly known) eschewed the marriage her royal family had arranged for her, celebrating instead her right to independence and intense devotion to Krishna in both her life and poetry.

In this collection, Robert Bly and Jane Hirshfield, two of America's 4/5(1). This book offers the reader a sober English translation of two hundred of Mirabai's Padas, based on the interpretive work of Indian scholars that has appeared during the last few decades.

Three introductory essays deal with her life, her place in the Bhakti movement and the characteristics of her poetry/5. Mirabai is a literary and spiritual figure of legendary proportions. Born a princess in the region of Rajasthan inMira (as she is more commonly known) fought tradition and celebrated a woman's right to an independent life in her ecstatic s: 8.

THE DEVOTIONAL POEMS OF MIRABAI offers the reader a sober English translation of two hundred of her Padas, based on the interpretative work of Indian scholars that has appeared during the last few decades. Three introductory essays deal with her life, her place in the Bhakti movement and the characteristics of her poetry/5(5).

Her special insight into the love poems of legendary 16th century Indian woman poet-saint Mirabai culminating in the present work. This illuminated second edition of Sweet on My Lips offers the reader a peek into an insider's experience of the path of devotion (bhakti).The first edition sold out establishing a loyal and growing audience for 5/5(4).

Eight hundred years later, he is still revered across spiritual traditions as perhaps the most beloved saint.

With Saint Francis of Assisi, Mirabai Starr offers readers an elegant book of prayers, poems, and contemplative writings to inspire readers with the lessons of his life.

* Read * Ecstatic Poems by Mirabai ↠ eBook or Kindle ePUB. Ecstatic Poems Radha, Radha according to Moses Goldman. A book of spiritual love poetry by a woman in love with her God. Sexual in tone like the Song of Solomon, a woman drunk on the music and satisfaction of her Lord.

She is unafraid to make him the center of her world, because she knows he is all there is.5/5(). Spiritual poetry is a strange bird, and this spiritual poetry is an even stranger one.

Based on poems attributed to the seventeenth century Hindi songstress Mirabai, these poems by two of our premier American poets are spiritual in an ecstatic, erotic 4/5(16). Explore books by Mirabai with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £  Mirabai is a literary and spiritual figure of legendary proportions.

Born a princess in the region of Rajasthan inMira (as she is more commonly known) fought tradition and celebrated a woman's right to an independent life in her ecstatic poems/5(7).Mirabai मीराबाई, (–) was a 16th-century Hindu mystic poet and devotee of Lord is a celebrated Bhakti saint, particularly in the North Indian Hindu tradition.

Mirabai was born into a Rajput royal family in Kudki, Pali district, Rajasthan, Mira then spent her childhood in Merta, is mentioned in Bhaktamal, confirming that she was widely known and.