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Amir Khusraw

The Poet of Sultans and Sufis

Sunil Sharma

This book studies an important icon of medieval South Asian culture, Indian courtier, poet, musician and Sufi, Amir Khusraw (1253-1325), chiefly remembered for his poetry in Persian and Hindi, today an integral part of the performative qawwali tradition.

  • Publication date: May 23, 2005
  • ISBN: 9781851683628
  • RRP: £25.00
  • Pages: 140
  • Publication date: December 1, 2012
  • ISBN: 9781780741918
  • RRP: £18.00
  • Pages: 160

Sunil Sharma

Sunil Sharma is Senior Lecturer in Persian at Boston University. Works include: Persian Poetry at the Indian Frontier. (Permanent Black, 2000).

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