I Heard God Laughing: Renderings of Hafiz

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Sufism Reoriented, Jan 1, 1996 - Poetry - 161 pages
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"I Heard God Laughing" introduces Hafiz, Persia' most beloved poet, with a fresh vibrant interpretation by the author. Hafiz describes the richness and beauty of the world when seen through the eyes of love and portrays all the stages and processes of spiritual unfolding that transform human love into divine love.

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User Review  - Smellsbooks - LibraryThing

What a delightful collection of poetry. The translation (Daniel Ladinsky) is brilliant. Highly recommended, whether you usually read poetry or not. This book has really put many smiles on my face. Read full review

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User Review  - jensenmk82 - LibraryThing

Thoroughly delightful and intoxicating! Read full review



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About the author (1996)

Daniel Ladinsky is editor and translator of The Gift: Poems by Hafiz and several other poetry collections. For six years he studied with Meher Baba's spiritual community in western India.

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