Love: The Joy That Wounds: The Love Poems Of Rumi by RumiLove: The Joy That Wounds: The Love Poems Of Rumi by Rumi

Love: The Joy That Wounds: The Love Poems Of Rumi

byRumiIllustratorLassaâd MetouiPreface byJean-Claude Carriere

Paperback | January 1, 2017

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An immortal voice speaks on the greatest poetic theme in this English-language selection of the works of Rumi. Enriched by the lush calligraphic illustrations of Arabic artist Lassaâd Metoui, the poems bear remarkable power and emotional intensity, reflecting on the complexities of love, passion, pain, and faith. These songs of the spirit offer an intimate introduction to the poet's genius, as well as a sublime meditation on the mysteries of love.
Rumi, the great poet of Sufism, was born in Persia in 1207 and composed thousands of poems that are still recited during religious ceremonies today. He founded the order of the Whirling Dervishes of Sufism. Centuries after his death Rumi is the world’s bestselling poet. Lassaâd Metoui, a Tunisian by birth, exhibits widely and lectures ...
Title:Love: The Joy That Wounds: The Love Poems Of RumiFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 6 × 6 × 0.3 inPublished:January 1, 2017Publisher:Souvenir PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0285643320

ISBN - 13:9780285643321

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