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Kabir (Hindi: कबीर, IAST: Kabīr[3]) wis a 15t-century Indian mystic poet an saunt, whase writins influenced Hinduism's Bhakti muivement an his verses are foond in Sikhism's scriptur Adi Granth.[4][5][6]

Kabir
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An 1825 CE pentin depicts Kabir weavin.
Born uncertain (1398 or 1440 CE)[1][2]
Lahartara near Kashi (present-day Varanasi)
Died uncertain (1448 or 1518 CE)[1][2]
Maghar
Thrift Weaver, poet
Kent for influencin the Bhakti muivement, Sant Mat an Kabir Panth muivements. Haein hymns includit in the Guru Granth Sahib
Muivement Bhakti (Ramananda's disciple)

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Hess, Linda; Shukdev Singh (2002). The Bijak of Kabir. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-8120802162. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Lorenzen, David N. (2006). Who invented Hinduism?: essays on religion in history. New Dehli: Yoda Press. ISBN 8190227262. 
  3. Jaroslav Strnad (2013). Morphology and Syntax of Old Hindī: Edition and Analysis of One Hundred Kabīr vānī Poems from Rājasthān. BRILL Academic. p. 10. ISBN 978-90-04-25489-3. 
  4. Kabir Encyclopædia Britannica (2015)Accessed: July 27, 2015
  5. Hugh Tinker (1990). South Asia: A Short History. University of Hawaii Press. pp. 75–77. ISBN 978-0-8248-1287-4. Retrieved 12 July 2012. 
  6. Ronald McGregor (1984), Hindi literature from its beginnings to the nineteenth century, Otto Harrassowitz Verlag, ISBN 978-3447024136, page 47