In this book, Limbert provides not only a rich context for Hafez s poetry but also a comprehensive perspective on a fascinating place in a dynamic time.
Author: John W. Limbert
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Not only is the language exquisitely wrought, but the profundity of Hafez's mystical insights are equally well-wrought. This is not an easy feat when translating from Persian to English"--Phillip Cioffari.
Publisher: Cross Cultural Communications
Will Hafez gain his heart's desire? Meher Baba: "There is no equal to Hafez in poetry. He was a Perfect Master ... His Divan is the best book in the world because it engenders feelings which ultimately lead to illumination.
Author: Paul Smith
Category: Calligraphy, Persian
It was well known that Queen Victoria sought answers from Hafez. The fourteenth
century was a chaotic and violent age. Hafez watched as warriors on black-clad
horses threatened his beloved Shiraz time and again. But only rarely did any of ...
Author: Terence Ward
Publisher: Tiller Press
Category: Biography & Autobiography
The full name of the poet called Hafiz is Kwajeh Shams al-Din Muhammad Hafez
-e Shirazi. “Hafiz” is actually an ... He was born in the city of Shiraz, which is in the
modern-day southern region of Iran, sometime early in the fourteenth century.
Scholars agree that the ... At the age of sixty-nine, Hafiz died. The poems of Hafiz
Publisher: Prestwick House Inc
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
John Limbert steps up with a pragmatic yet positive assessment of how to engage Iran.
Author: John W. Limbert
Publisher: US Institute of Peace Press
Based on 248 ghazals (just over half the Divan), this is one of the most comprehensive translations ever to appear and also one of the most varied, revealing aspects of the work—courtly, lyrical, satirical, mystical—that will surprise ...
Author: Geoffrey Squires
The Victorian age a view of Islam was that it was a religion of great liberalism,
even licentiousness, which contrasts greatly with the current view. ... Amelia St.
John August 2014 HAFIZ OF SHIRAZ Thus said the Poet: " When Death Editors
Author: Gertrude Bell
Publisher: eStar Books
This collection contains ALL of the poems in all the forms he wrote where he uses wine as a symbol of something higher.... probably about 90% of his poems. The correct forms have been obtained.
Publisher: Independently Published
" Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran. "Superb translations. 99% Hafez 1% Paul Smith." Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator and knower of Hafez's Divan off by heart. "I was very impressed with the beauty of these books.
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