Pet owners will chuckle knowingly about the way the speakers shift between simple observations and deeper statements. A heartwarming collection of short verse celebrating our beloved pets and the wonder of life Daniel Ladinsky is the internationally acclaimed poet and translator known for his inspired, Rumi, contemporary versions of works by Hafiz, St.
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I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and JoyWith uncanny insight, Hafiz captures the many forms and stages of love. Ladinsky is a master who will be remembered for finally bringing Hafiz alive in the West. Alexandra marks, The Christian Science Monitor Penguin Books. From the renowned translator of the gift, a rich collection that brings the great Sufi poet Hafiz to Western readers To Persians, the poems of Hafiz are not “classical literature” from a remote past but cherished wisdom from a dear and intimate friend that continues to be quoted in daily life.
. If you haven’t yet had the delight of dining with Daniel Ladinsky’s sweet, playful renderings of the musings of the great saints, I Heard God Laughing is a perfect appetizer. This newly released edition of his first playful foray into Hafiz’s divinely inspired poetry is essential reading. His poetry outlines the stages of the mystic's “path of love”—a journey in which love dissolves personal boundaries and limitations to join larger processes of growth and transformation.
With this stunning collection, Ladinsky has succeeded brilliantly in translating the essence of one of Islam’s greatest poetic and spiritual voices.
Love Poems from God: Twelve Sacred Voices from the East and West CompassFrancis’s loving observations of nature through the eyes of Catholicism; Kabir’s wild, Muslim, freeing humor that synthesizes Hindu, and Christian beliefs; St. John of the cross, and tukaram are all “love poems by God” from writers considered “conduits of the divine. Together, they form a spiritual treasure to cherish always.
Penguin Books. Catherine of Siena, St. Thomas aquinas, Mira, St. Penguin Books. Once again, ladinsky reveals his talent for creating profound and playful renditions of classic poems for a modern audience. Rumi’s joyous, ecstatic love poems; St. Teresa of Avila, St. Sacred poetry from twelve mystics and saints, daniel ladinsky—best known for his bestselling interpretations of the great Sufi poet Hafiz—brings together the timeless work of twelve of the world’s finest spiritual writers, rendered brilliantly by Daniel Ladinsky, beloved interpreter of verses by the fourteenth-century Persian poet Hafiz In this luminous collection, six from the East and six from the West.
Teresa’s sensual verse; and the mystical, Meister Eckhart, healing words of Sufi poet Hafiz—these along with inspiring works by Rabia, St.
#LoveMUTTS: A MUTTS TreasuryPenguin Books. Penguin Books. Animal love makes the mutts world go around!in muttS, Patrick McDonnell strikes a delicate balance between lighthearted fun and responsible social commentary through the exploits of Earl the dog and Mooch the cat. Earl and mooch, along with supporting sidekicks shtinky puddin', animal shelters, Guard Dog, and Crabby, Sourpuss, humorously approach a range of subjects--from napping and daydreaming to summer vacations and Christmas anticipations--in addition to tackling important issues like responsible pet ownership, and saving our endangered species.
The GiftPenguin Books. Penguin Books. Each line of the gift imparts the wonderful qualities of this master Sufi poet and spiritual teacher: encouragement, profound knowledge, an audacious love that touches lives, and a sweet, generosity, playful genius unparalleled in world literature. Because his poems were often ecstatic love songs from God to his beloved world, many have called Hafiz the “Invisible Tongue.
Indeed, daniel ladinsky has said that his work with Hafiz is an attempt to do the impossible: to render Light into words—to make the Luminous Resonance of God tangible to our finite senses. I ama hole in a flutethat the christ's breath movesthrough—listen to thismusic!With this stunning collection of Hafiz’s most intimate poems, Ladinsky has succeeded brilliantly in presenting the essence of one of Islam’s greatest poetic and religious voices.
Chosen by author elizabeth gilbert as one of her ten favorite books, daniel Ladinsky’s extraordinary renderings of 250 unforgettable lyrical poems by Hafiz, one of the greatest Sufi poets of all timeMore than any other Persian poet—even Rumi—Hafiz expanded the mystical, healing dimensions of poetry.
The Purity of Desire: 100 Poems of RumiPenguin Books. Penguin Books. With learned insight and a delicate touch, this work explores the nuances of desire—that universal emotion—in verse inspired by Rumi’s love and admiration for his companion and spiritual teacher, Shams-e Tabriz. These poems thoughtfully capture the compelling wisdom of one of Islam’s most revered artistic and religious voices and one of the most widely read poets in the English language.
The first full-length volume of rumi’s cherished verse, here Daniel Ladinsky captures the beauty, intimacy, from bestselling poet and translator Daniel Ladinsky Renowned for his poignant renderings of mystical texts, and musicality of one of Islam’s most beloved poets and spiritual thinkers. The purity of desire is an essential volume for anyone looking to feel their soul awakened.
The Subject Tonight Is Love: 60 Wild and Sweet Poems of Hafiz CompassThrough ladinsky’s translations, Hafiz’s voice comes alive across the centuries, singing his timeless message of love. With this stunning collection, Ladinsky has once again succeeded brilliantly in translating the essence of one of Islam’s greatest poetic and spiritual voices. Ladinsky is a master who will be remembered for finally bringing Hafiz alive in the West.
Alexandra marks, the Christian Science Monitor Penguin Books. From the renowned translator of the gift, it is hafiz who most fully accesses the mystical, a rich collection that brings the great Sufi poet Hafiz to Western readers Perhaps more than any other Persian poet, healing dimensions of verse.
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You Have Those Wild Eyes Again, Mooch: A New MUTTS TreasurySometimes you’ve just got to run around like a lunatic and wreak havoc for a few minutes. It’s that time of year again, when Mooch gets those wild eyes and anything can happen. Penguin Books. In this newest collection of mutts comics, Earl and Mooch go to the beach for summer vacation, welcome back new and old friends, and show us the rewards of loving an animal.
Penguin Books. Both humorous and heartfelt, this collection also touches on spaying, adoption, and endangered species. Penguin Books. Penguin Books.
Hug TimePenguin Books. From africa to the north pole to his own back yard, Jules proves a hug is the simplest--but kindest--gift we can give. With its gently environmental theme, this joyous rhyming story about sharing love is an ideal gift year-round. So he makes a "hug to-do list"--with the endangered species of the world at the top--and travels the globe to show all of the animals that someone cares.
Penguin Books. The new york times bestselling book that celebrates love and hugs--from beloved mutts cartoonist and Caldecott honor-winning artist Patrick McDonnell!There was once a kitten so filled with love he wanted to give the whole world a hug! Jules the kitten also known in the MUTTS cartoons as "Shtinky Puddin'" knows that hugs can make the world a better place.
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The Gift of NothingPenguin Books. Penguin Books. Featuring the characters from the popular Mutts comic strip, Mooch the cat tries to think of a gift to give his friend Earl the dog--a guy who has everything. Penguin Books. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Penguin Books.
A Year with Hafiz: Daily ContemplationsDaniel ladinsky’s stunning interpretations of 365 soul-nurturing poems—one for each day of the year—by treasured Persian lyric poet Hafiz The poems of Hafiz are masterpieces of sacred poetry that nurture the heart, soul, and mind. Intimate and often spiritual, and provide guidance for everyday life, and profound, playful, wacky, these poems are beautifully sensuous, as well as deep wisdom to savor through a lifetime.
Penguin Books. Penguin Books. His renderings, presented here in 365 poignant poems—including a section based on the translations of Hafiz by Ralph Waldo Emerson—capture the compelling wisdom of one of the most revered Sufi poets. With learned insight and a delicate hand, Daniel Ladinsky explores the many emotions addressed in these verses.
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