Book Reviews of The Essential Rumi

The Essential Rumi
The Essential Rumi
Author: Coleman Barks
ISBN-13: 9780062509598
ISBN-10: 0062509594
Publication Date: 2/14/1997
Pages: 240
Rating:
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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4.3 stars, based on 12 ratings
Publisher: HarperSanFrancisco
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 1
A comprehensive collection of ecastic poetry that delights with its energy and passion. Brings the vibrant, living words of famed thirteenth-century Sufi mystic Jelalludin Rumi to contemporary readers.
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Poem picked at random:

Come to the orchard in Spring.
There is light and wine, and sweethearts in the pomegranate flowers.
If you do not come, these do not matter.
If you do come, these do not matter.
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If you love Rumi...this is a must have for your book shelf. You'll pull it out from time to time and find yourself smiling at any page you open to.