By: Goutam Ghose (Author) & Shankar Sen (Tr.)
New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:
Seller ID: 106525
The film-script of The Quest (Moner Manush) is much more than a biography of Lalon Fakir. It reveals the stages of a simple young man’s emergence as Lalon Fakir, the prevailing social scenario, a disciple’s faith in his Guru and a man’s endless journey in quest of the single entity that his heart craved for. Lalon’s songs were devotional lyrics – poetic and passionate, carrying deep philosophical annotations – in tune with the music of the Baul community of rural Bengal.The baul community renounced all recognised institutional religions and revolted against long-established rites, ... View More...