By Rumi,Farrukh Dhondy

Championed by way of the likes of Madonna, Donna Karan, and Deepak Chopra, Rumi has received this type of following during this kingdom 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 non secular essence of the unique verse.  In poems of affection and devotion, rapture and soreness, loss and craving for oneness, Dhondy has rediscovered the Islamic mystic of religious awakening whose quest is the most important to his common allure. this is straight away an exceptional poet of affection, either human and divine, and the actual voice of a average Islam—a voice which can resonate in today’s turbulent, fundamentalist times.

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