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Sufi Lyrics: Selections from a World Classic (Murty Classical Library of India #1)

Sufi Lyrics: Selections from a World Classic (Murty Classical Library of India #1)

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Publication Date: February 23rd, 2021
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
ISBN:
9780674251366
Pages:
208
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A modern translation of verses by Bullhe Shah, the iconic eighteenth-century Sufi poet, treasured by readers worldwide to this day.

Bullhe Shah's work is among the glories of Panjabi literature, and the iconic eighteenth-century poet is widely regarded as a master of mystical Sufi poetry. His verses, famous for their vivid style and outspoken denunciation of artificial religious divisions, have long been beloved and continue to win audiences around the world. This striking new translation is the most authoritative and engaging introduction to an enduring South Asian classic.