Thomas Hitoshi Pruiksma is an author, poet, performer, and teacher. His books include The Safety of Edges and Give, Eat, and Live- Poems of Avvaiyar. Pruiksma teaches writing for Cozy Grammar and has received grants and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, 4Culture, Artist Trust, the Squaw Valley Community of Writers, the US Fulbright Program, the American Literary Translators Association, and Oberlin Shansi. Andrew Harvey is an internationally acclaimed poet, novelist, translator, mystical scholar, and spiritual teacher. Archana Venkatesan is Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Religious Studies at the University of California.
"This translation provides a refreshing remembrance and
illustration (without the usual reprimands and dire warnings) of
how to be a good steward of the planet and what it means to live a
good life-a much-needed map of astonishingly humane guidance and
-Aimee Nezhukumatathil, author of World of Wonders