- a member of a nonconformist Bengalese sect having gurus but no dogmas, rituals, religious institutions, or scriptures.
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Examples from the Web for baul
I was there to write an article on a group of three celebrated Baul singers I had heard on a CD.Road Tripping With Sufi Mystics
June 18, 2010
The Baul, who occupy the central part of the colony, are of Agni-Ashanti origin.
In less than another hour we came to Kubbet el Baul, merely the foundation of a small weli.Byeways in Palestine