Author:Arundhathi Subramaniam

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Another Country: An Anthology of Post Independence Indian Poetry In English

By: Arundhathi Subramaniam

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Sahitya Akademi: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 900995

ISBN: 812604067X


PRINTED PAGES: 242. View more info

Eating God: A Book of Bhakti Poetry

By: Arundhathi Subramaniam

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 103423

ISBN: 0670087599

Condition: New


The seeker’s impassioned yearning for the Divine, unmediated—here and now— is the essence of bhakti. As old as time, its spirit suffused the outpourings of mystic poets across India from the eighth century onward. Their compositions—passionate, sensuous, intimate, often articulated in regional languages and dialects—spoke to cobbler and priest alike, and have embedded themselves in our collective unconscious. The two-hundred-odd poems in this volume remind us of this rich palette of human longing: from the trenchant irony of Kabir and audacious sensuality of Annamayya and Chandidas t... View more info