Photo by Paul Synott
What has death and a thick body dances before
what has no thick body and no death.
The trumpet says: "I am you."
The spiritual master arrives and bows down to the
Try to live to see this!
version by Robert Bly
What follows is a video of three poems by Kabir, read by Robert Bly.
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Photo by Tony Hammond
to the old woman
doing laundry, the evening
translated by David G. Lanoue
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