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Shades of Islam: Poems for a New Century
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ean: 9781847740212, isbn: 1847740219,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
"These poems offer a window onto the sensibility of a modern American Muslim, with unflinching honesty and richly informed compassion. The great humanistic tradition of poetry known in Arabic and other Eastern languages here finds a contemporary Engl...
The Pocket Rumi Reader (Shambhala Pocket Classics)
ean: 9781570627392, isbn: 1570627398,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 179 reviews
Rumi has never been more popular among American readers. Here is a pocket-sized collection of his inspiring poetry, small enough to take anywhere. The Pocket Rumi Reader contains selections from four previously published books, as well as new transla...
Arabic Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series)
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ean: 9780375712432, isbn: 0375712437,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
A bilingual anthology of poems from the sixth century to the present, Arabic Poems is a one-of-a-kind showcase of a fascinating literary tradition. The Arabic poetic legacy is as vast as it is deep, spanning a period of fifteen centuries in regions ...
The Art of Blessing the Day: Poems with a Jewish Theme
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ean: 9780375704314, isbn: 0375704310,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Winner of the 2000 Paterson Poetry PrizeAbout Marge Piercy's collection of her old and new poems that celebrate the Jewish experience, the poet Lyn Lifshin writes: "The Art of Blessing the Day is an exquisite book. The whole collection is strong, pas...
ean: 9780771005596, isbn: 0771005598,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 163 reviews
From award-winning Toronto-based poet Doyali Islam comes an intimate, luminous second collection of poems that investigates rupture and resilience.How does one inhabit a world in which the moon and the drone hang in the same sky? How can one be at ho...
Read Real Japanese Fiction: Short Stories by Contemporary Writers
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ean: 9781568365299, isbn: 1568365292,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Long-awaited by teachers and students, Read Real Japanese Fiction presents short works by six of today’s most daring and provocative Japanese writers. The spellbinding world of Hiromi Kawakami; the hair-raising horror of Otsuichi; the haunting, poi...
Spiritual Verses (Penguin Classics)
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ean: 9780140447910, isbn: 0140447911,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
The spiritual masterpiece of the Persian Sufi tradition in a brilliant new translation The longest single-authored "mystical" poem ever written, the Masnavi-ye Ma'navi, or "spiritual couplets," is the masterpiece of the Persian Sufi tradition. Its au...
Kahlil Gibran's Little Book of Life
By Hampton Roads Publishing
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ean: 9781571748300, isbn: 157174830X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
For the past eighty years, the beautiful words of the Lebanese-American poet Kahlil Gibran have graced everything from greeting cards and wedding invitations to inspirational wall hangings and corporate motivational literature. By one account, Gibran...
Wild Geese Returning: Chinese Reversible Poems
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ean: 9789629968007, isbn: 9629968002,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
A breathtaking introduction to Chinese multidirectional poems, told through the story of Su Hui, the greatest writer of these poems who embroidered a silk with 840 characters--equaling as many as 12,000 multidirectional poems--for her distant husband...
Sufi Lyrics (Murty Classical Library of India)
By Harvard University Press
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ean: 9780674427747, isbn: 0674427742,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
The poetry of Bullhe Shah (d. 1758) is considered one of the glories of premodern Panjabi literature. Born in Uch, Panjab, in present-day Pakistan, Bullhe Shah drew profoundly upon Sufi mysticism in his writings. His lyrics, famous for their vivid st...
Love's Ripening: Rumi on the Heart's Journey
By Shambhala Publications
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ean: 9781590307595, isbn: 1590307593,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Love is the meaning of our existence, the raw material of transformation, the glorious way of access to Divine intimacy. This teaching infuses the lyric verse of Rumi (1207–1273), the greatest of the Sufi poets. The poems in this collection, taken ...
Love Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series)
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ean: 9780679429067, isbn: 0679429069,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
It has often been said that love, both sacred and profane, is the only true subject of the lyric poem. Nothing better justifies this claim than the splendid poems in this volume, which range from the writings of ancient China to those of modern-day A...
Teachings of Rumi
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ean: 9781570623462, isbn: 1570623465,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Jelalludin Rumi (1207-1273) led the quiet life of an Islamic teacher in the central Anatolia (modern Turkey) until the age of thirty-seven, when he met a wandering dervish named Shams Tabriz—through whom he encountered the Divine Presence in a way ...
Open Secret: Versions of Rumi
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ean: 9781570625299, isbn: 1570625298,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
These quatrains and odes reveal a most human and accessible side of the great poet and mystic. They are the personal records of one man's encounter with the Divine....
Sanchita: Selected Poems and Lyrics of Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781478755739, isbn: 1478755733,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 152 reviews
Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam selected and compiled some of his best poems and lyrics in a volume and named it as 'Sanchita'- the selected poems and lyrics. Those resourceful poems and lyrics in 'Sanchita' uphold human dignity, religious harmony, truth, bea...
Haiku Mind: 108 Poems to Cultivate Awareness and Open Your Heart
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mpn: 9781590307588, ean: 9781590307588, isbn: 1590307585,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Haiku, the Japanese form of poetry written in just three lines, can be miraculous in its power to articulate the profundity of the simplest moment—and for that reason haiku can be a useful tool for bringing us to a heightened awareness of our lives...
Hush, Don't Say Anything to God: Passionate Poems of Rumi
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ean: 9780875730844, isbn: 0875730841,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
A new book of verses of Rumi by an award-winning translator and poet. This selection catches Rumi in a rare mood and these are some of Rumi's most passionate and heart-felt expressions, each poem resonating with the intensity and fire rarely seen in ...
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