Our new aesthetics is an experience of the universal. The Feminine principle is central to our relationship with the universal. From our window we only see a part of the sky, but if we step out and see the qualities of the Feminine Principle permeating the lives of women, we see the infinite sky.
The realized saints of India were ordinary people like you and me. They were humble seekers who accumulated much karma wading through the brunt and banes of mundane life. They were not particularly favored by fate; mostly unlettered, they were weavers, potters, peasants, merchants, butchers.
A contemporary sufi poetry book that leaves one enchanted by the hidden miracle of life as described below. The sight of green shrubs springing in parched crevices of rocks, leave us wonderstruck at the miracles of nature. But there are many miracles that nature performs within us of that our conscious mind is unaware of.
A survey of the saints of Maharashtra, focusing on biographical details, their teachings and writings, and secondary literature. Chapters on Jnaneshwara and family, Namdev and the saints of Pandharpur, The Age of Eknath, The Muslim saints of Maharashtra, Ramdas, Tukaram, The Pandits, Twentieth century.