Tag: Enlightened poet

Amir Khusro



Fast Facts
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Function: 
Enlightened Poet
Traditions: 
Islam, specifically the Chisti order of Sufism
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
1253
Place of Birth: 
Patiali near Etah in northern India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1325


POET

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Where the sun cannot throw his light
There poet illuminates with his sight,
Where the mind cannot enter
There the experienced like to centre.