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By Sundar Singh

A smooth Saint Francis, Sundar Singh (1889–1929) left the wealth of his domestic at 16 to stay as a sadhu, or wandering holy guy. His beggar-like life, his excessive devotion, his mystical encounters with Jesus, and his easy but profound parables turned the stuff of legends. not anyone who met him – together with the millions who flocked to listen to him in the course of his visits to Europe, the a ways East, and the USA – remained unaffected.

Known in his lifetime as India’s most renowned convert to Christianity, Sundar Singh wouldn't approve of that characterization. He enjoyed Jesus and committed his lifestyles to figuring out and following him, yet he by no means accredited Christianity’s cultural conventions, at the same time he embraced its stark unique teachings.

Wisdom of the Sadhu, a suite of anecdotes, sayings, parables, and meditations, brings jointly the easiest of Sundar Singh’s teachings. Couched as they're in a fairly Indian idiom, they probe the essence of the Gospels with strange freshness and supply insights of serious intensity and price to each severe seeker.

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