The Drunken universe: an anthology of Persian Sufi poetry

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Phanes Press, 1987 - Poetry - 146 pages
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Vital translations of Sufi poetry, heady like the damnable wog hemp, subtle as twilight, enriching and heart-expanding. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Prologue
15
Leaving this World Behind
21
The First Meeting
30
Awakening
40
Transcendence and Paradox
54
Separation and Sadness
57
Love and the Lover
64
Passing Away
72
Union
85
Joy
107
The Perfect Man
110
Sources of the Poems
130
Biobibliographies
136
Further Reading
146
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