He faced varieties of difficulties with astonishing patience. He refused diamonds and opals offered by Shivaji Maharaj himself. His devotional songs are an invaluable contribution to Marathi spiritual literature.
- A complete biography in Marathi is available on Tukaram.com (link).
- A good information about Tukaram's life is available on Yogameditation.com.au (link) and Freeindia.org (link).
Tukaram Gatha (writings by Tukaram)
The complete Tukaram Gatha is available online reading and for download in the following places.