Mirabai: Ecstatic Poems - Bly, Robert (Translated by), and Hirshfield, Jane (Translated by), and Hawley, John Stratton (Afterword by)

Mirabai is a literary and spiritual figure of legendary proportions. Born a princess in the region of Rajasthan in 1498, Mira (as she is more commonly known) fought tradition and celebrated a woman's right to an independent life in her ecstatic poems. Her royal family arranged an early marriage for her, but she felt a marriage to Krishna was more ...

Mirabai: Ecstatic Poems 2004, Beacon Press (MA), Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780807063866