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Three alternative renderings of a translation of one of Baha’u’llah’s early poems, writing during his sojourn in Kurdistan; comments on his poetic work.
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A Short Poem by "Darvísh" Muhammad, Bahá'u'lláh: Sáqí az ghayb-i baqá burqa' bar afkan az 'idhár:
An Introduction and Three Versions of Provisional English Translations

by Frank Lewis

published in Lights of Irfan, Book 2, pages 83-92
Wilmette, IL: Irfan Colloquia, 2001
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