Tulsidas (Hindi: तुलसीदास; Hindi pronunciation: [t̪ʊls̪iːd̪aːs̪], an aa kent as Goswami Tulsidas (गोस्वामी तुलसीदास);[2] 1497/1532[1]–1623) wis a Hindu poet-saunt, reformer an filosofer frae Ramanandi Sampradaya in the lineage o Jagadguru Ramanandacharya renained for his devotion tae the Laird Shri Rama. A writer o several popular warks in Sanksrit an Awadhi, he is best kent as the author o the epic Ramcharitmanas, a retellin o the Sanskrit Ramayana based on Rama's life in the vernacular Awadhi.

Goswami Tulsidas
Stamp on Tulsidas
Statue of Goswami Tulsidas at Kanch Mandir, Tulsi Peeth, Chitrakuta, Indie
ReleegionHinduism
FilosofieVaishnavism
Personal
BornRambola
1511[1]
Gonda, Uttar Pradesh, Indie
Dee'd1623
Assi Ghat, Varanasi (present-day Uttar Pradesh, Indie)
GuruNaraharidāsa
Leeterar warksRamcharitmanas, Vinaya Patrika, "geetawali",Dohavali, sahitya ratna, Hanuman Chalisa, Vairagya Sandipani, Janaki Mangal, Parvati Mangal, an ithers
HonoursGosvāmī, Abhinavavālmīki, Bhaktaśiromaṇi, etc

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Pandey 2008, pp. 23–34.
  2. de Bruyn, Pippa; Bain, Dr. Keith; Allardice, David; Joshi, Shonar (2010). Frommer's India. Hoboken, New Jersey, United States of America: John Wiley and Sons. p. 471. ISBN 9780470602645.