Imagen del editor

Sahajo Bai : Sahaj Prakash : The Brightness of Simplicity

Harry Aveling and Sudha Joshi

6 valoraciones por Goodreads
ISBN 10: 8120817753 / ISBN 13: 9788120817753
Editorial: Motilal Banarsidass
Usado Condición: As New
Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 3,79 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 14,00 De India a Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito

Ofrecido por

Vedams eBooks (P) Ltd
New Delhi, India

Valoración 3 estrellas

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 30 de enero de 2009

Descripción

Contents: Introduction.1. The Guru. 2. The cultivation of detachment. 3. Commitment to truth. 4. On Satchidananda and other matters. 5. On knowledge and devotion. 6. Poems on days and numbers. 7. Ragas on the word."Sahaj Prakash: The Brightness of Simplicity adds a new voice to the small number of Indian women devotional poets available in English. "Born in 1725, Sahajo Bai was a disciple of the great Delhi teacher, Charandas. In accordance with her name which suggests "the essence of simplicity", her poetry is marked by a natural style and direct emotional expression. Its major themes are human experience, service of the guru, and the company of the holy ones. As the American scholar Daniel Gold has written: "Sahajo's guru-devotion is legendary". The poetry delicately hints at the complexity of the relationship between the young woman devotee and her powerful Master." No. 21016 281 pp. N° de ref. de la librería 37376

Cantidad: 1

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: Sahajo Bai : Sahaj Prakash : The Brightness ...

Editorial: Motilal Banarsidass

Condición del libro: As New

Acerca de

Sinopsis:

This book is intended to introduce the work of the now relatively unknown Hindi devotional poet Sahajo Bai to readers of Indian literature and those interested in Hinduism through the provision of a contemporary translation of her major work Sahaj Prakash. The original text is also given for comparative purposes. It is hoped that this book will enable the work of this devotional woman poet to be better known and appreciated within India and abroad, and that readers will use the book in many different ways, academic and creative, as seems most appropriate to them.

Language Notes:

Text: English, Hindi (translation)
Original Language: Hindi

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Descripción de la librería

A one stop shop for books from India. We can supply any title published in India by any publisher. We have an extensive annotated catalogue of books on the web. We have been supplying books from India to University Libraries, Art Museums, Botanical Gardens world wide for the past thirty years.

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

We check every book for page mistake before they are shipped out. We take a lot of pain in our packing so that the books reach their destination in mint condition.

Name of the Company : Vedams eBooks [P] Ltd
Business Address: Vardhaman Charve Plaza IV, Bldg. 10, 2nd Floor, KP Block Commercial Centre, Pitampura, New Delhi 110034, India
e-mail address: vedams@vedamsbooks.com
Telephone Numbers: 00-91-11-27310611; 00-91-11-27310612
Fax: 00-91-27310613
Office Working Hours: 9 AM to 5 PM - Monday to F...

Más información
Condiciones de envío:

Shipping costs includes insurance. Books lost in transit will be replaced immediately. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know if extra shipping is required.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Cheque Giro Postal Factura Letra de Cambio Transferencia Bancaria