The Mystical Poems of Rumi 1 - Rumi, Jalalu'l-Din, and Arberry, Arthur John (Translated by)

Rumi, who wrote and preached in Persia during the thirteenth century, was inspired by a wandering mystic, or dervish, named Shams al-Din. Rumi's vast body of poetry includes a lengthy poem of religious mysticism, the "Mathnavi," and more than three thousand lyrics and odes. A.J. Arberry, who selected four hundred of the lyrics for translation, ...

The Mystical Poems of Rumi 1 1974, University of Chicago Press

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