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#kanakadAsa- one of the best haridAsas. I am creating this thread to share excerpts from my discussion about 15 years ago on a now long-defunct site

#haridasa #karnataka
born in bADa in hAvEri dt, north karnATaka. He had interesting life- warrior chieftain daNNAyaka/ sAmanta in vijayanagara empire; came under influence of tAtAcArya(rAjaguru) and vyAsarAyaru- drawn to path of devotion. Among haridAsas- treated on equal footing with purandaradAsaru
meritorious poet- wrote rAmadhAnya carite & haribhaktisAra (ShaTpadi kAvyas); mOhana tarangiNi (SRngAra) in sAngatya metre. rAmadhAnya carite compares rice with rAgi (millet)- poor man’s grain. rAgi is rAmadhAnya- kanaka concludes rAgi is superior &
more closer to to Lord`s heart
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