The best-selling Rumi book ever is now better than ever! This revised and expanded edition of the comprehensive one-volume edition of America′s most popular poet includes a new introduction by Coleman Barks, and 57 new poems never published before.
The ecstatic, spiritual poetry of Rumi is more popular than ever, and The Essential Rumi continues to be far and away the top-selling title of all Rumi books. With the addition of many new poems and a new introduction, The Essential Rumi is now clearly the definitive, and most delightful selection of Rumi′s poetry.
Having recently visited Rumi's tomb in Turkey and learning more about him, I have an even greater appreciation of what he wrote about in this translated version of his poems. Read morePublished 1 month ago by activelyretired
This book is worth having just the the new intro. The Heart of the Universe speaks through RumiPublished 1 month ago by Rick Wadsworth
This book is great! The translation is smooth and the content is wonderful.Published 1 month ago by Hey!
If you haven't read Rumi, drop everything and order this, you will not regret. It's beautiful, earthy, and will assist your path to enlightenment and not in any particular... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Downtown Pearl
I always think I will enjoy this book more than I do when I reacquire it. As an older person, I do not respond so well to the mysticism and I find myself in need of a more direct... Read morePublished 2 months ago by James Ellsworth