Women Saints: East and West
Swami Ghanananda, Sir John Stewart-Wallace
Vedanta Press, 1979 - Religion - 275 pages
A collection of the lives and teachings of over 30 women saints from Hinduism, Christianity, Jainism, Buddhism, Sufism and Judaism. Meet such women as Rabia-who refused to ask God's forgiveness for her sins. St. Teresa-who rejoiced when a nun had three temptations. Henrietta Szold-who was Jewish, born in America, and a saint. Mira Bai-the poet/singer regarded as one of the greatest saints of India.