Lalla’s Poems: An individual’s Longing for Oneness with the Divinity


  • Ramesha. H.R. Assistant Professor, Department of English, Field Marshal K.M.Cariappa College, Madikeri-571201.Karnataka State, India.


It is intended to know and analyse the core elements of Lal Ded’s poetry. She has finely and blended the worldly life and spiritual experience. Through her poems it can be observed that transcendental philosophy has evocatively worked out to unearth the mysteries of human’s life. And, further, attempt has been made discuss and analyse the way she has dealt with Shaiva philosophy and other traditions and thoughts. Her intensive longing for to be with oneness of the lord Shiva and divine power and this has been highlighted here by giving a close reading to her some representative poems. Some of her poems and their themes have been compared with Mahadevi Akka.


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H.R., R. (2018). Lalla’s Poems: An individual’s Longing for Oneness with the Divinity. SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH , 6(8), 9. Retrieved from