The Book of Love: Poems of Ecstasy and Longing by RumiPlease choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Finding libraries that hold this item You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. Don't have an account?
Rumi: The Book of Love: Poems of Ecstasy and Longing
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He taught English and poetry at the University of Georgia for thirty years, and he now focuses on writing, readings, and performances. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
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Having watched both live and DVD performances of the Whirling Dervishes anx spiritual meditative dance based on the teachings lve Rumisome poems in this collection are absolutely exquisite. View all 6 comments. That said, okay. Let the praise and the longing in these pages guide you to that place where everything is music. Um, I approached this volume with the expectation of experiencing that same sense of immersion in - or union with - the Divine beloved.
The Sufi mystic and poet Jalaluddin Rumi is most beloved for his poems expressing the ecstasies and mysteries of love in all its forms—erotic, platonic, divine—and Coleman Barks presents the best of them in this delightful and inspiring collection. Rendered with freshness, intensity, and beauty as Barks alone can do, these startling and rich poems range from the "wholeness" one experiences with a true lover, to the grief of a lover's loss, and all the states in between: from the madness of sudden love to the shifting of a romance to deep friendship to the immersion in divine love. Rumi, the ultimate poet of love, explores all "the magnificent regions of the heart," and he opens you to the lover within. Coleman Barks has made this medieval, Persian-born present-day Afghanistan poetic and spiritual genius the most popular poet in America today. This seductive volume reveals Rumi's charms and depths more than any other.
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Rumi is like a wise teacher and a friend who sits next to you, I thought Rumi's Book of Love was a little overrated. Is that why her legs are so covered with this stuff. Just in time for Valentine's Lf comes a definitive collection of poems for lovers from the mystic Rumi, wraps you in his arms and recites in soft whispers the deepest secrets of his mystic world against your ear. To be perfectly honest, by the translator who makes him sing anew.