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The Rumi Collection

An Anthology of Translations of Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi

  • by 
  • Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi
  • edited by 
  • Kabir Helminski

SKU# 9780834825161

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Shambhala Publications | 04/16/2012
ISBN: 9780834825161

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    The Rumi Collection

    An Anthology of Translations of Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi

    Rumi's poems are beloved for their touching perceptions of humanity and the Divine. Here is a rich introduction to the work of the great mystical poet, featuring leading literary translations of his verse. Translators include Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Andrew…  Read More

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    The Rumi Collection

    An Anthology of Translations of Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi

    Rumi's poems are beloved for their touching perceptions of humanity and the Divine. Here is a rich introduction to the work of the great mystical poet, featuring leading literary translations of his verse. Translators include Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Andrew…  Read More

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Rumi's poems are beloved for their touching perceptions of humanity and the Divine. Here is a rich introduction to the work of the great mystical poet, featuring leading literary translations of his verse. Translators include Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Andrew Harvey, Kabir Helminski, Camille Helminski, Daniel Liebert, and Peter Lamborn Wilson. To display the major themes of Rumi's work, each of the eighteen chapters in this anthology are arranged topically, such as "The Inner Work," "The Ego Animal," "Passion for God," "Praise," and "Purity." Also contained here is a biography of Rumi by Andrew Harvey, as well as an introductory essay by Kabir Helminski on the art of translating Rumi's work into English.

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