The Garden of Bright Waters - 120 Asiatic Love Poems & Black Marigolds

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120 Love Poems written between the late 6th century and the early 20th from 25 countries Afganistan to Turkey and many others such as China, Arabia and Persia. Bilhana Kavi was an 11th Century Kashmiri poet. He is known for his love poem, the Chauraspanchasika The legend goes that he fell in love with the daughter of King Madanabhirama, Princess Yaminipurnatilaka, and had a secretive love affair. They were discovered, and Bilhana was thrown into prison. While awaiting judgement, he wrote the Chauraspanchasika, a fifty stanza love poem, not knowing whether he would be sent into exile or die on the gallows. It is unknown what fate Bilhana encountered. Nevertheless, his delightful poem was transmitted orally around India.
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Glastonbury Books
October 1, 2011
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