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By Rumi,Farrukh Dhondy

Championed via the likes of Madonna, Donna Karan, and Deepak Chopra, Rumi has gained this sort of following during this nation few years in the past he used to be proclaimed our bestselling poet. yet translations that experience popularized the paintings of this thirteenth-century Sufi  mystic have additionally strayed from its essence. during this new translation, Farrukh Dhondy seeks to recuperate either the lyrical good looks and the religious essence of the unique verse.  In poems of affection and devotion, rapture and pain, loss and craving for oneness, Dhondy has rediscovered the Islamic mystic of religious awakening whose quest is the main to his common attraction. here's immediately a superb poet of affection, either human and divine, and the real voice of a reasonable Islam—a voice that could resonate in today’s turbulent, fundamentalist times.

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By Rumi,Farrukh Dhondy

Championed via the likes of Madonna, Donna Karan, and Deepak Chopra, Rumi has gained this sort of following during this nation few years in the past he used to be proclaimed our bestselling poet. yet translations that experience popularized the paintings of this thirteenth-century Sufi  mystic have additionally strayed from its essence. during this new translation, Farrukh Dhondy seeks to recuperate either the lyrical good looks and the religious essence of the unique verse.  In poems of affection and devotion, rapture and pain, loss and craving for oneness, Dhondy has rediscovered the Islamic mystic of religious awakening whose quest is the main to his common attraction. here's immediately a superb poet of affection, either human and divine, and the real voice of a reasonable Islam—a voice that could resonate in today’s turbulent, fundamentalist times.

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