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RL-20866-85

Carol G. Salomon
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar

The Collected Songs of the Bengali Baul Poet Lalan Shah Phakir: Edition and Translation

To support a translation, with extensive explication, of the devotional poems of Lalan Shah, 19th-century poet and composer of the Baul religious movement inBengal, a movement that fuses traditions of Bakhti Hinduism and Muslim Sufism.

Project fields:
Literature, General; Nonwestern Religion

Program:
Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$20,000 (approved)
$20,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1985 – 3/31/1987