Founder of Bairagi Sect, Vaishnav-Hindu Saint, Social Reformer

Sri Ramanandacharya was a poet, who was devoted to Vaishnavism.[1] Most Hindu people think that he started Ramanandi Sampradaya.[2] He was born on December 30 from 1300 to 1380 CE, and died some time from 1400 to 1475 CE.[3][4][5]

Stamp showing Ramanandaaa


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  2. Schomer and McLeod (1987), The Sants: Studies in a Devotional Tradition of India, Motilal Banarsidass, ISBN 9788120802773, pages 4-6
  3. Charlotte Vaudeville (1974), Kabir, Vol. 1, Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0198265269, pages 110-117
  4. Selva Raj and William Harman (2007), Dealing with Deities: The Ritual Vow in South Asia, State University of New York Press, ISBN 978-0791467084, pages 165-185
  5. Nirmal Dass (2000), Songs of the Saints from the Adi Granth, State University of New York Press, ISBN 978-0791446843, page 160-164