Spiritual Verses

  • by Jalaloddin Rumi
  • Narrated by Anton Lesser
  • 4 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Rumi's Spiritual Verses is the greatest mystical poem in Islamic culture - and of all time. Rumi examines our human separation from reality, love, and truth. He shows how love - neither erotic nor sentimental but divine, by which the universe is held together - enlightens ignorance and dissolves suffering. The first book of the Masnavi is the key to the whole work: It takes off from simple, amusing tales into realms unimaginable, but wholly familiar to the human heart.
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Abosultely wonderful

I bought this book upon the recommandation of the translator (Alan Williams). According to him the Masnavi is supposed to be listened to..

Since than I am listening and absorbing...

The verses touch my soul from various angles..
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- Tariq

Book Details

  • Release Date: 15-08-2007
  • Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks