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Thirteenth-century Persian philosopher, mystic, scholar and founder of the order of the Whirling Dervishes, Jelaluddin Rumi was also a poet of transcendental power. His inspirational verse speaks with the universal voice of the human soul and brims with exuberant energy and passion. Rich in natural imagery from horses to fishes, flowers to birds and rivers to stars, the poems have an elemental force that has remained undiminished through the centuries. Their themes - tolerance, goodness, the experience of God, charity and awareness through love - still resonate with millions of readers around the world.

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  • Selected Poems
    Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, Rumi

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    9780141969114

    August 6, 2015

    Penguin eBooks

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  • Paperback

    9780140449532

    August 10, 2004

    Penguin Classics

    336 pages

    RRP $16.99

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