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Risalo (Murty Classical Library of India)
By Harvard University Press
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ean: 9780674975040, isbn: 0674975049,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Shah Abdul Latif’s Risalo is acknowledged across Pakistan and the wider diaspora as the greatest classic of Sindhi literature. In this collection of short Sufi verses, originally composed for musical performance, the poet creates a vast imaginative...
Vast as the Heavens, Deep as the Sea: Verses in Praise of Bodhicitta
By Brand: Wisdom Publications
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mpn: 9780861711468, ean: 9780861711468, isbn: 0861711467,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Revered by many--especially His Holiness the Dalai Lama--as the very embodiment of altruism, the late Khunu Rinpoche Tenzin Gyaltsen devoted his life to the development of bodhicitta--the aspiration to achieve enlightenment for the sake of all sentie...
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781298493866, isbn: 1298493862,
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefo...
Ghalib: Selected Poems and Letters (Translations from the Asian Classics)
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231182065, isbn: 0231182066,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
This selection of poetry and prose by Ghalib provides an accessible and wide-ranging introduction to the preeminent Urdu poet of the nineteenth century. Ghalib's poems, especially his ghazals, remain beloved throughout South Asia for their arresting ...
Selected Poems of Rabindranath Tagore (Penguin Classics)
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ean: 9780140449884, isbn: 0140449884,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
The poems of Rabindranath Tagore are among the most haunting and tender in Indian and in world literature, expressing a profound and passionate human yearning. His ceaselessly inventive works deal with such subjects as the interplay between God and t...
Call Me By My True Names: The Collected Poems of Thich Nhat Hanh
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mpn: 9781888375169, ean: 9781888375169, isbn: 1888375167,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
"The clear, still mind of this meditation teacher gives rise to piercing images time and time again. Nhat Hanh seems an inherently skilled poet.It is these poetic works,more than his essays or lectures, that show Thich Nhat Hanh clearly to be a Zen m...
By Independently published
ean: 9781717767950, isbn: 1717767958,
december loneliness is ai li’s first book of cherita, a short form poem of 6 lines written in 3 stanzas of 1-2-3 which she created in 1997, and which tells a story and continues the age old tradition of storytelling, and tanka. It is her twenty t...
Hua Hu Ching: The Unknown Teachings of Lao Tzu
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ean: 9780060692452, isbn: 0060692456,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
The perfect companion to Stephen Mitchell's version of the Tao Te Ching, this is the astonishing rendering of Lao Tzu's further writings. Each of the eighty-one teachings presented by Taoist scholar and poet Brian Walker are rich with wisdom, mystery...
One Robe, One Bowl: The Zen Poetry of Ryokan
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mpn: 9780834805705, ean: 9780834805705, isbn: 0834805707,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
The hermit-monk Ryokan, long beloved in Japan both for his poetry and for his character, belongs in the tradition of the great Zen eccentrics of China and Japan. His reclusive life and celebration of nature and the natural life also bring to mind his...
The Tale of Kiêu: A bilingual edition of Nguyen Du`s Truyên Kiêu
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mpn: illustrations, bibliography, ean: 9780300040517, isbn: 0300040512,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Since its publication in the early nineteenth century, this long narrative poem has stood unchallenged as the supreme masterpiece of Vietnamese literature. Thông’s new and absorbingly readable translation (on pages facing the Vietnamese text) is ...
The Essential Tagore
By Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press
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mpn: 22312735, ean: 9780674417045, isbn: 0674417046,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
The Essential Tagore showcases the genius of India’s Rabindranath Tagore, the first Asian Nobel Laureate and possibly the most prolific and diverse serious writer the world has ever known.Marking the 150th anniversary of Tagore’s birth, this ambi...
The Penguin Book of Haiku (Penguin Classics)
ean: 9780140424768, isbn: 0140424768,
First Penguin volume Of best Japanese haiku Vivid translations Now a global poetry, the haiku was originally a Japanese verse form that flourished from the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries. Although renowned for its minimalism and brevity, usually...
Drafts, Fragments, and Poems: The Complete Poetry (NYRB Poets)
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ean: 9781681371825, isbn: 1681371820,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
The first appearance of this award-winning writer's work since the 1940s, this collection, which includes an introduction by John Ashbery, restores Joan Murray's striking poetry to its originally intended form.Though John Ashbery hailed Joan Murray a...
Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years
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ean: 9780393348873, isbn: 0393348873,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
The first anthology to map the full range of haiku in the English tradition.Haiku in English is an anthology of more than 800 brilliantly chosen poems that were originally written in English by over 200 poets from around the world. Although haiku ori...
Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems (Chinese Binding)
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ean: 9780785834137, isbn: 0785834133,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Haiku—seventeen-syllable poems that evoke worlds despite their brevity—have captivated Japanese readers since the seventeenth century. Today the form is practiced worldwide and is an established part of our common global heritage. This beautiful...
The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters (Translations from the Asian Classics)
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ean: 9780231163897, isbn: 0231163894,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Japan's oldest surviving narrative, the eighth-century Kojiki, chronicles the mythical origins of its islands and their ruling dynasty through a diverse array of genealogies, tales, and songs that have helped to shape the modern nation's views of its...
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