Rumi: In the Arms of the Beloved (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Dec 26, 2008 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 240 pages
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Landmark translations of the Sufi poet/mystic Rumi from the acclaimed interpreter of the Tao Te Ching.

Jonathan Star has assembled selections of Rumi?s verse in a treasury that spans the poet?s life and includes his most celebrated and poignant work. It is an enchanting volume of classic Eastern thought that creates an exhilarating experience for all readers.


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Because my friend just added this book to her to-read list (probably because of my rating) I need to add a clear review about Rumi's poetry. Rumi is an enigma to me, a paradoxical person. Most of his ... Read full review


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Jonathan Star has been widely acclaimed for his translations of everything from Rumi to the Tao Te Ching to the greatest Christian mystics. Of his celebrated Rumi: In the Arms of the Beloved, Larry Dossey wrote, "Rumi would be proud of Star's luminous translations." Star lives in upstate New York.

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