Mystical Poetry

Importance of Breathing – Saint Kabir’s Philosophy

by Ashwini Mokashi, Ph.D. Continuing with our discussions of Saint Kabir’s poetry and his philosophy, we would like to focus on a Doha, which describes the importance of breathing. This Doha is taken from a book called ‘Paramartha Sopan,’ compiled by Professor R. D. Ranade (1886-1957). He was a Vice-chancellor of the Allahabad University, a …

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फुलांची बाग

लेखिका: अश्विनी मोकाशी © भारतीय संत साहित्य तत्त्वज्ञानाच्या विद्यार्थ्यांसाठी फार आकर्षक आहे. साहित्य, आध्यात्मिक ज्ञान, कविता, संगीत यांची ही एक आनंददायी आणि अमर कला आहे. शतकानुशतके आपण त्यांचे लिखाण आश्चर्याने आणि कृतज्ञतेने वाचत राहतो. संत कबीर दास हे पंधराव्या शतकातील उत्तर भारतातील एक आध्यात्मिक कवी होते. अनेक भारतीय गायक अभिमानाने कबीरांचे दोहे गातात. त्यांच्या उर्दूमिश्रित हिंदी …

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‘Garden of Flowers’ by Saint Kabir

Blog Post by Dr. Ashwini Mokashi © Indian hagiographical literature is fascinating for students of Indian Philosophy. An undying literary art, it combines spiritual knowledge, poetry and music, thereby inducing bliss. We continue to read these writings century after century with awe and gratitude. Saint Kabir Dasa was one such fifteenth century mystic poet from …

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