Bhagat Surdas Ji (Sant Kavi Surdas) was a 15th century blind saint, poet and musician. He is known for his devotional songs dedicated to Lord Krishna. He was among the eight disciples of Shri Vallabhacharya. These disciples are well known as the Ashta-chhaap. His poetical works are Sur Sagar, Sur-Saraval and Sahitya-Lahiri. He wrote his poetry in Braj Bhasha, a dialect of Hindi.
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