Bābā Farīd


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(b. ?, 1200; d. Delhi, 1280) Poet.

Many of his lyrics are steeped in intense mysticism, and they find a place in the repertory of many Sufi singers. The well-known Sufi saint Nizāmuddin Auliā was a disciple of Bābā Farīd.


Subjects: Indian Music.

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