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Poetry as Revelation

AuthorFrank Lewis
Title of item
Poetry as Revelation
Subtitle of item
Introduction to Bahá'u'lláh's 'Mathnavíy-i Mubárak'
Parent publication   Bahá'í Studies Review
Publisher of this ed.
London: Association for Bahá'í Studies English-Speaking Europe
Date of this edition 1999
Permission author and publisher
Posted 2010-07-16 by Jonah Winters
Formatted 2000 by Chris Manvell
Classified in Published Articles
Abstract On Bahá'u'lláh and the poetic tradition, Sufism, Sufi poetry, and Rumi; rhetorical orientation; date of the poem and history of the text; and interpretation and the translation process. Includes a provisional translation.
Notes See also a translation of this tablet.
Tags Bahaullah, Poetry of; Dating of Writings; Interfaith dialogue; Mathnavi; Mathnaviyi-i Mubarak; Mysticism; Poetry; Rumi (Mevlana); Sufism; Translation
Locations Sulaymaniyyih; Kurdistan; Baghdad; Iraq; Istanbul (Constantinople); Turkey
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