Goswami Tulsidas (1543-1623 / Rajpur, Uttar Pradesh / India)
Poems of Goswami Tulsidas
|2.||Glimpse of the Invisible||3/15/2012|
|3.||Maya (translated in English)||8/31/2010|
|4.||Prayer (Translated in English)||8/31/2010|
|5.||Prayer 2 (translated in English)||8/31/2010|
|6.||Prayer 3 (translated in English)||8/31/2010|
|8.||The Rainy Season||3/15/2012|
|9.||Truth Lies Within||3/15/2012|
|10.||Within This Body||3/15/2012|
Truth Lies Within
Within the body lies the essence which the Vedas and the Puranas are seeking.
Within this body exists the entire Universe, so the sagacious Saints say.
Recluses, ascetics and monks are searching for Him in variegated garbs.
Rishis, munis and avdhoots lay stress on scriptures and holy books.
The learned of the world, puffed up with pride in their scholarly traditions, remain deluded by their erudition.
They delude the world through the practice of pilgrimage, fasting and charity;