Kabir

(1440 - 1518 / Pratapgar, Uttar Pradesh, India)

The Impossible Pass


The pundits have taken
A highway that takes them
away,
and they're gone.
Kabir has climbed to
The impossible pass
of Ram
and stayed.

Submitted: Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, May 02, 2012

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Collected from Songs of the Saints of India, Translated by John Stratton Hawley / Mark Juergensmeyer

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