Crazy as We are: Selected Rubais from Divan-i Kebir

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Hohm Press, 1992 - Poetry - 64 pages
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A collection of 128 previously untranslated quatrains from the 13th century scholar and mystic poet, Rumi. Ergin's translations are fresh and highly sensitive, taken directly from Farsi, the language in which Rumi wrote. An important addition to any poetry collection.

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Nevit O. Ergin (1928-2015) was the original English translator of the complete "Divan-i Kebir" and the coauthor, with Will Johnson, of "The Forbidden Rumi" and "The Rubais of Rumi". In 1955, he became an initiate in the Itlaq ( total liberation ) path of Sufism under the tutelage of Sufi master Hasan Lutfi Shushud.

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