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For the first time, The Mystic and the Lyric brings together the classic work of four women poets from Kashmir who have shaped its literary imagination: Lalded, Habba Khatun, Arnimal, and Rupa Bhavani.

These women inhabit not just the collective memory of Kashmiris and Kashmir but are part of the land’s living oral tradition. Folk singers begin their performances with Lald
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Hardcover, 252 pages
Published November 30th 2019 by Zubaan Books

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Was hoping to love it but sadly didn't. None the less, was a good introduction to 4 women and poets who I didn't know of. More such books should be written, if nothing else but to make us aware of our heritage and culture.
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