skip to content
Rumi : poems Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Rumi : poems

Author: Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana; Peter Washington
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Series: Everyman's library pocket poets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Provides English translations of a selection of poems by Rumi, a medieval Persian mystic and poet.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana; Peter Washington
ISBN: 0307263525 9780307263520
OCLC Number: 64595981
Language Note: Translations from Persian.
Description: 256 pages ; 17 cm.
Contents: Guest house --
And he is with us --
Come, beggars --
My worst habit --
Marriage of true minds --
You and I --
Friend who said 'I' --
Phrasing must change --
Saladin's begging bowl --
One by one --
A community of the spirit --
Look at love --
How long will you hide --
Quatrains --
Of being woven --
Clothes abandoned on the shore --
Diver's clothes lying empty --
Root of the root of your self --
Does personality survive? --
All my friends --
Fragrant air --
Don't be bitter my friend --
Waterwheel --
Search the darkness --
In every breath --
A mouse and a frog --
Quatrains --
Weeping flute --
What a man can say --
World which is made of our love for emptiness --
I am the slave who set the master free --
Restless --
Quietness --
Perfect man --
True Sūfī --
Birds of Solomon --
Love and fear --
If you don't have --
Pull of love --
Elegy for Sana'i --
Quatrains --
Story water --
Soul of prayer --
Bird on the city-wall --
'Here am I' --
Solomon's crooked crown --
Evil in ourselves --
Blind follower --
Sufi in the orchard --
Truth within us --
Treasure-seeker --
Gnats inside the wind --
Far mosque --
Monk who searched for a man --
Thief in the orchard --
Fine feathers --
Foal that would not drink --
An empty garlic --
Camel, the ox and the ram --
Man who stole a snake, on the answer to prayer --
Galen and the madman --
Omar and the man who thought he saw the new moon --
Red shirt --
Grammarian and the boatman --
Three brothers and the Chinese princess --
Quatrains --
If you stay awake --
Asleep to the world --
Reality and appearance --
God in nature --
Amor agitat molem --
Immediate knowledge --
Mystics know --
Relativity of evil --
Soul of goodness in things evil --
Good words --
Complete artist --
Awkward comparison --
Spiritual churning --
Necessary foil --
Tradition and intuition --
Someone digging in the ground --
Elephant in the dark, on the reconciliation of contrarieties --
Ladder to heaven --
Love is reckless --
Feeling and thinking --
Tending two shops --
Parable of the anxious cow --
Greedy wife and the cat --
Dog in the doorway --
Carnal soul --
Acts of helplessness --
Mystical perception --
World of time --
Quatrains --
Mouse and the camel --
My secret beloved --
This is love --
Only you --
You are my life --
Talking through the door --
As your sword --
Sweep the dust off the sea --
You ask me --
Wine of love --
You are drunk --
Great wagon --
You are --
Did I not say to you --
Quatrains --
Divine factory --
Chickpea to cook --
Uses of tribulation --
You have seized me by the ear --
Enough words? --
Die now --
Remembered music --
Do you break our harp, exalted one --
Flute weeps --
Everywhere --
I am --
Whatever happens --
If a tree could move on foot or wing --
Where everything is music --
Unseen power --
Song of the reed --
If you can only reflect --
Ascending soul --
Progress of Man --
Where did it all go --
Negative way --
Dissolver of sugar --
Heart is like a grain of corn --
Quatrains --
Deification ---
We came whirling --
Two discourses. The guest house --
And he is with us --
Come, beggars --
My worst habit --
The marriage of true minds --
You and I --
The friend who said 'I' --
The phrasing must change --
Saladin's begging bowl --
One by one --
A community of the spirit --
Look at love --
How long will you hide --
Quatrains --
Of being woven --
Clothes abandoned on the shore --
The diver's clothes lying empty --
The root of the root of your Self --
Does personality survive? --
All my friends --
The fragrant air --
Don't be bitter my friend --
The waterwheel --
Search the darkness --
In every breath --
A mouse and a frog --
Quatrains --
The weeping flute --
What a man can say --
The world which is made of our love for emptiness --
I am the slave who set the master free --
Restless --
Quietness --
The perfect man --
The true Sūfī --
The birds of Solomon --
Love and fear --
If you don't have --
The pull of love --
Elegy for Sana'i --
Quatrains --
Story water --
The soul of prayer --
The bird on the city-wall --
'Here am I' --
Solomon's crooked crown --
The evil in ourselves --
The blind follower --
The Sufi in the orchard --
The truth within us --
The treasure-seeker --
Gnats inside the wind --
The far mosque --
The monk who searched for a man --
The thief in the orchard --
Fine feathers --
The foal that would not drink --
An empty garlic --
The camel, the ox and the ram --
The man who stole a snake, on the answer to prayer --
Galen and the madman --
Omar and the man who thought he saw the new moon --
Red shirt --
The grammarian and the boatman --
The three brothers and the Chinese princess --
Quatrains --
If you stay awake --
Asleep to the world --
Reality and appearance --
God in nature --
Amor agitat molem --
Immediate knowledge --
Mystics know --
The relativity of evil --
The soul of goodness in things evil --
Good words --
The complete artist --
An awkward comparison --
Spiritual churning --
The necessary foil --
Tradition and intuition --
Someone digging in the ground --
The elephant in the dark, on the reconciliation of contrarieties --
The ladder to heaven --
Love is reckless --
Feeling and thinking --
Tending two shops --
The parable of the anxious cow --
The greedy wife and the cat --
The dog in the doorway --
The carnal soul --
Acts of helplessness --
Mystical perception --
The world of time --
Quatrains --
The mouse and the camel --
My secret beloved --
This is love --
Only you --
You are my life --
Talking through the door --
As your sword --
Sweep the dust off the sea --
You ask me --
The wine of love --
You are drunk --
A great wagon --
You are --
Did I not say to you --
Quatrains --
The divine factory --
Chickpea to cook --
The uses of tribulation --
You have seized me by the ear --
Enough words? --
Die now --
Remembered music --
Do you break our harp, exalted one --
The flute weeps --
Everywhere --
I am --
Whatever happens --
If a tree could move on foot or wing --
Where everything is music --
The unseen power --
Song of the reed --
If you can only reflect --
The ascending soul --
The progress of Man --
Where did it all go --
The negative way --
Dissolver of sugar --
The heart is like a grain of corn --
Quatrains --
Deification --
We came whirling --
Two discourses.
Series Title: Everyman's library pocket poets.
Other Titles: Poems.
Responsibility: selected and edited by Peter Washington.
More information:

Abstract:

Provides English translations of a selection of poems by Rumi, a medieval Persian mystic and poet.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/64595981> # Rumi : poems
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64595981#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Poems.
    library:oclcnum "64595981" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1137242> ; # Sufi poetry, Persian
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/891.5511/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Topic/sufi_poetry_persian> ; # Sufi poetry, Persian
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/90719752> ; # Peter Washington
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Person/jalal_al_din_rumi_maulana_1207_1273> ; # Maulana Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Provides English translations of a selection of poems by Rumi, a medieval Persian mystic and poet."@en ;
    schema:description "The guest house -- And he is with us -- Come, beggars -- My worst habit -- The marriage of true minds -- You and I -- The friend who said 'I' -- The phrasing must change -- Saladin's begging bowl -- One by one -- A community of the spirit -- Look at love -- How long will you hide -- Quatrains -- Of being woven -- Clothes abandoned on the shore -- The diver's clothes lying empty -- The root of the root of your Self -- Does personality survive? -- All my friends -- The fragrant air -- Don't be bitter my friend -- The waterwheel -- Search the darkness -- In every breath -- A mouse and a frog -- Quatrains -- The weeping flute -- What a man can say -- The world which is made of our love for emptiness -- I am the slave who set the master free -- Restless -- Quietness -- The perfect man -- The true Sūfī -- The birds of Solomon -- Love and fear -- If you don't have -- The pull of love -- Elegy for Sana'i -- Quatrains -- Story water -- The soul of prayer -- The bird on the city-wall -- 'Here am I' -- Solomon's crooked crown -- The evil in ourselves -- The blind follower -- The Sufi in the orchard -- The truth within us -- The treasure-seeker -- Gnats inside the wind -- The far mosque -- The monk who searched for a man -- The thief in the orchard -- Fine feathers -- The foal that would not drink -- An empty garlic -- The camel, the ox and the ram -- The man who stole a snake, on the answer to prayer -- Galen and the madman -- Omar and the man who thought he saw the new moon -- Red shirt -- The grammarian and the boatman -- The three brothers and the Chinese princess -- Quatrains -- If you stay awake -- Asleep to the world -- Reality and appearance -- God in nature -- Amor agitat molem -- Immediate knowledge -- Mystics know -- The relativity of evil -- The soul of goodness in things evil -- Good words -- The complete artist -- An awkward comparison -- Spiritual churning -- The necessary foil -- Tradition and intuition -- Someone digging in the ground -- The elephant in the dark, on the reconciliation of contrarieties -- The ladder to heaven -- Love is reckless -- Feeling and thinking -- Tending two shops -- The parable of the anxious cow -- The greedy wife and the cat -- The dog in the doorway -- The carnal soul -- Acts of helplessness -- Mystical perception -- The world of time -- Quatrains -- The mouse and the camel -- My secret beloved -- This is love -- Only you -- You are my life -- Talking through the door -- As your sword -- Sweep the dust off the sea -- You ask me -- The wine of love -- You are drunk -- A great wagon -- You are -- Did I not say to you -- Quatrains -- The divine factory -- Chickpea to cook -- The uses of tribulation -- You have seized me by the ear -- Enough words? -- Die now -- Remembered music -- Do you break our harp, exalted one -- The flute weeps -- Everywhere -- I am -- Whatever happens -- If a tree could move on foot or wing -- Where everything is music -- The unseen power -- Song of the reed -- If you can only reflect -- The ascending soul -- The progress of Man -- Where did it all go -- The negative way -- Dissolver of sugar -- The heart is like a grain of corn -- Quatrains -- Deification -- We came whirling -- Two discourses."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3860312733> ; # Poems.
    schema:genre "Translations"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Series/everyman_s_library_pocket_poets> ; # Everyman's library pocket poets.
    schema:name "Rumi : poems"@en ;
    schema:productID "64595981" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64595981#PublicationEvent/new_york_alfred_a_knopf_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Agent/alfred_a_knopf> ; # Alfred A. Knopf
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307263520> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/64595981> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Agent/alfred_a_knopf> # Alfred A. Knopf
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Alfred A. Knopf" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Person/jalal_al_din_rumi_maulana_1207_1273> # Maulana Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1207" ;
    schema:deathDate "1273" ;
    schema:givenName "Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī" ;
    schema:name "Maulana Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3860312733#Series/everyman_s_library_pocket_poets> # Everyman's library pocket poets.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/64595981> ; # Rumi : poems
    schema:name "Everyman's library pocket poets." ;
    schema:name "Everyman's library pocket poets" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1137242> # Sufi poetry, Persian
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sufi poetry, Persian"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/90719752> # Peter Washington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Washington" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Washington" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3860312733> # Poems.
    schema:name "Poems." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780307263520>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0307263525" ;
    schema:isbn "9780307263520" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.