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Rumi - A Selection Of His Poems

Jalaluddin Rumi

Rumi, claimed as the national poet of Iran, Turkey & Afghanistan had an early life dedicated to scholarly studies. He only started to write poetry after encountering a holy man called Shams whose subsequent death instilled a profound grief in Rumi and an outpouring of many thousands of verses in Persian. He also intrinsically linked with Sufism. This selection of his poems is read for you by Shyama Perera a gifted journalist, broadcaster and novelist.

Rumi, claimed as the national poet of Iran, Turkey & Afghanistan had an early life dedicated to scholarly studies. He only started to write poetry after encountering a holy man called Shams whose subsequent death instilled a profound grief in Rumi and an outpouring of many thousands of verses in Persian. He also intrinsically linked with Sufism. This selection of his poems is read for you by Shyama Perera a gifted journalist, broadcaster and novelist.
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Rumi, claimed as the national poet of Iran, Turkey & Afghanistan had an early life dedicated to scholarly studies. He only started to write poetry after encountering a holy man called Shams whose subsequent death instilled a profound grief in Rumi and an outpouring of many thousands of verses in Persian. He also intrinsically linked with Sufism. This selection of his poems is read for you by Shyama Perera a gifted journalist, broadcaster and novelist.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Shyama Perera

Length:

28m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:23


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

00:49


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:30


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:03


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:26


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:39


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

00:59


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:13


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

00:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

02:13


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:33


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

00:48


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:44


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:37


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:25


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

00:07