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ISBN-10: 0143117548
ISBN-13: 9780143117544
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publish Date: 11/02/2011
Dimensions: 8.30" L, 5.50" W, 1.30" H

A Year with Hafiz: Daily Contemplations

Introduction by: Daniel Ladinsky

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Daniel Ladinsky’s stunning interpretations of 365 soul-nurturing poems–one for each day of the year–by treasured Persian lyric poet Hafiz

The poems of Hafiz are masterpieces of sacred poetry that nurture the heart, soul, and mind. With learned insight and a delicate hand, Daniel Ladinsky explores the many emotions addressed in these verses. His renderings, presented here in 365 poignant poemsincluding a section based on the interpretations of Hafiz by Ralph Waldo Emerson–capture the compelling wisdom of one of the most revered Sufi poets. Intimate and often spiritual, these poems are beautifully sensuous, playful, wacky, and profound, and provide guidance for everyday life, as well as deep wisdom to savor through a lifetime.

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Praise for Daniel Ladinsky's work with Hafiz

"A fine and stirring new presentation of one of the world's great poets." –Patricia Monaghan, Booklist

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ISBN-10: 0143117548
ISBN-13: 9780143117544
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publish Date: 11/02/2011
Dimensions: 8.30" L, 5.50" W, 1.30" H
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