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Rumi Bibliography

Abdulla Raficq. Words of Paradise: Selected Poems by Rumi. New Interpretation, Viking Pr, 2000.

Aflaki, Shams al-Din Ahmad. Legends of the Sufi: Selected Anecdotes from the Work Entitled The Acts of the Adepts (Menaqiba 'I arifln). London: Theosophical Publishing House, 1976.
       h          The Hundred Tales of Wisdom: Life, Teachings and Miracles of Jalaluddin Rumi from Aflaki's Munaqib, Together with Certain Important Stories from Rumi's Works Traditionally Known as The Hunred Tales of Wisdom. London: Octagon Press, 1978.
       h          The Whirling Ecstacy, Prophecy Pub. California, 1983

Ali, Mohamed. The Life and Thought of Mohammad Jalaluddin Rumi. Lahore, Pakistan: Bazm-i-Iqbal, n.d.

Angha, Nahid. Selections: Poems from Khayyam, Rumi, Hafez, Moulana Sham Maghsoud. San Rafael, Calif.: International Associaton of Sufism Publication, 1991.
     h          Principles of Sufism, Jain Pub Co, 1995
     h         The Journey : Seyr Va Soluk, Intl Assn of Sufism, 1991

Arasteh, A. Reza. Rumi, the Persian: Rebirth in Creativity and Love. Lahore, Pakistan: Sh. Muhammad Ashraf, 1965.
       h          Rumi the Persian, the Sufi.
London: Routhledge & K. Paul, 1974.

Arberry, A. J. The Rubaiyat of Jalal al-Din Rumi (Translations from the Divan-i Shams-i Tabriz-i) London: E. Walker, 1949.
        h         Mystical Poems of Rumi 1: First Selection, Poems 1-200. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968.
       h         Discourses of Rumi (Fihi ma Fihi). London: J. Murray, 1975.
       h         Mystical Poems of Rumi 2: Second Selection, Poems 201-400. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991.
       h         (ed.).Persian Poems: An Anthology of Verse Translations. New York: Dutton, 1964.
       h         Immortal Rose: An Anthology of Persian Lyrics. London: Luzac, 1983..
       h         Tales from the Masnavi. Surrey, Curzon Press Ltd, 1961.
       h         More Tales from the Masnavi. Surrey, Curzon Press Ltd, 1962.

Azima M. Kolin, Mafi Maryam. Rumi: Whispers of the Beloved. Thorsons Pub, 2000.

Banani, Amin. Poetry and Mysticism in Islam : The Heritage of Rumi (Giorgio Levi Della Vida Conferences : 11th Conference) Cambridge Univ Pr (Short), 1994

Barks, Coleman. Delicious Laughter. Athens, Ga.: Maypop, 1990.
       h          Like This. Athens, Ga.: Maypop, 1990.
       h          Feeling the Shoulder of the Lion.
Pyney, Vt.: Threshold Books, 1991.
       h          One-Handed basket Weawing. Athens, Ga.: Maypop, 1991.
       h          The Essential Rumi. San Francisco: Harper, 1995
       h          The Hand of Poetry: Five Mystic Poets of Persia. New Lebanon, N.Y.: Omega Publications, 1993.
       h          Quatrains from Divan-i Shams-i Tabrizi. Putney, Vt.: Threshold Books, 1986
       h          We Are Three. Athens, Ga.: Maypops, 1987.
       h          These Branching Moments. Providence, R.I.: Copper Beech Press, 1988.
       h          This Longing. Putney, Vt.: Threshold Books, 1988.
       h          The Glance : Songs of Soul-Meeting, Viking Pr. 1999
       h          Denise Breton, Christopher Largent, Love, Soul & Freedom : Dancing With Rumi on the Mystic Path. Hazelden Information Education, 1998.

Bayat, Mojdeh. Tales from the Land of the Sufis. Boston, Mass.: Shambhala Publications, 1994.

Bly, Robert. When Grapes Turn to Wine. Cambridge, Mass.: Yellow Moon Press, 1986
       h          Night & Sleep. Yellow Moon Press Cambridge, 1981

Bowen, John Charles. Poems From the Persian, Interlink Publishing+Group Inc

Breton, Denise. et. al. Love, Soul and Freedom, Hazelden Information Education, 1998

Browne, Edward Granville. A Persian Anthology: Being Translations From the Persian. London: E. Benn, 1927.
       h       A Year Amongst the Persians (Impressions as to the Life, Character & Thought of the People of Persia, Received During Twelve Months' Residence in That Country in the Years 1887-1888)

Cave, George.Sufi Poetry. Rawalpindin, Pakistan: R.C.D. Cultural Association, 1986.

Chhaganlal Lala (Ed) Bankey, Behari The Immortal Sufi Triumvirate Sanaiattar-Rumi, B. R. Pub. Delhi
       h       Bankey, Behari Fiha Ma Fiha: Table Talk of Maulana Rumi B. R. Pub. Delhi, 1998

Chittick, William. The Sufi Path of Love: the Spiritual Teaching of Rumi. N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 1983.
       h          The Sufi Path of Knowledge: Ibn al-Arabi's Metaphysics of Imagination" (1989), The Self-Disclosure of God: Principles of Ibn al-`Arabî's Cosmology (1998)
The Sufi Doctrine of Rumi: An Introduction. Tehran, Iran: Aryamehr University, 1974.
       h          Faith and Practice of Islam: Three Thirteenth Century Sufi Texts;
       h          A Shiite Anthology
       h          The Heart of Islamic Philosophy : The Quest for Self-Knowledge in the Teachings of Afdal Al-Din Kashani

Costello, Louisa Stuart (comp. and trans.) The Rose Garden of Persia. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1900.

Cowan, James. Where Two Oceans Meet: A Selection of Odes from the Divan of Shems of Tabriz. Rockport, Mass.: Element, 1992.
       h          Rumi's Divan of Shams of Tabriz. Rockport, Mass.: Element classics of World Spirituality, 1997.

Crippa R. Rumi La Moto Del'Artista. Nada 7, 1992

DeLamotte, Roy C. Jalaluddin Rumi, Songbird of Sufism. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 1980.

Dole, Nathan Haskell. Flowers from Persian Poets. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1901.

Ergin, Nevit Oguz. Crazy as We Are: Selected Rubais from Divan-i Kebir. Prescott, Ariz.: Hohn Press, 1992.
       h          A Rose Garden: Divan-i Kebir, Meter 1-5. Walla Walla, Wash.: Current, 1995.
       h          Divan-i Kebir, Meter 2. Walla Walla, Wash.: Current, 1996.

Erguner, Ahmed Kudsi, Pierre Maniez (Sous la direction de) Le Mesnevi de Mawlânâ Djalal al-Din Rumi, Poche - 249 pages (1988)

Ernst, Carl. Teaching Sufism. Boston: Shambhala Press, 1999.
       h          Sufism, an Essential Introduction. Boston: Shambhala Press, 1999.  

Farhadi, A.G. Ravan. Abdullah Ansari of Herat, An Early Sufi Master. Surrey: Curzon PressLtd, 1996.

Feild, Reshad. The Last Barrier: A Sufi Journey, Rockport: Element, 1993

Freke, Timothy. Rumi Wisdom: Daily Teachings From the Great Sufi Master, Sterling NY, 2000

Friedlander, Shems. The Whirling Dervishes: Being an Account of the Sufi Order Known as the Mevlevis and Its Founder the Poet and Mystic Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 1992.
       h          Rumi: The Hidden Treasure, Fons Vitae, 2001
       h          When You Hear Hoofbeats Think of a Zebra Mazda Pub.
       h          When You Hear Hoofbeats Think of a Zebra : Talks on Sufism Mazda Pub, 1992

Gupta, M. G. Maulana Rumi's Masnavi (Mathnawi Rumi, Verses 1-4563). Agra, India: MG Publishers, 1990.

Guvenc, R. Oruc. Lovers of God, Mevlana. Vaduz, Liechtenstein: Aconcagua, 1986.

Hadland F. Davis. Persian Mystics/Jalalu'D-Din Rumi, John Murray, 1912

Hakim, Khalifa Abdul. The Metaphysics of Rumi, a Critical and Historical Sketch. Lahore, Pakistan: Institute of Islamic Culture, 1959.

Halman, Talat Sait. Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi and Whirling Dervishes, Turkey: Dost Publications, 1983

Halpern, Daniel. Holy Fire: Nine Visionary Poets and the Quest for Enlightenment. New York: HarperPerennial, 1994.

Harvey, Andrew. Love's Fire: Recreations of Rumi. Ithaca, N.Y.: Meeramma, 1988.
       h          Speaking Flame. Ithaca, N.Y.: Meeramma, 1989.
       h          The Way of Passion: A Celebration of Rumi. Berkeley. Calif.: Frog, Ltd., 1994.
       h          Light upon Light: Inspirations from Rumi. Berkeley, Calif.: North Atlantic Books, 1996.
       h          Love's Glory: Re-creations of Rumi. Berkeley, Calif.: North Atlantic Books, 1996.
       h          Essential Gay Mystics, BookSales Inc, 1998.

Hasan, Hadi (ed.). A Golden Treasure of Persian Poetry. New Delhi, India: Indian council for Cultural Relations, 1972.

Hasan, Masudul. Stories from Rumi. Karachi, Pakistan: Ferozsons, 1977.

Hastie, William. The Festival of Springs, from the Divan of Jelaluddin. Edinburgh: McLehose, 1903.

Hatman, Talat Sait. Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi and the Whirling Dervishes: Sufi Philosophy, Whirling Rituals, Poems of Ecstasy, Miniature Paintings. Istanbul: Dost Yayinlari, 1983.

Helminski, Camille, and Kabir Edmund Helminski. Rumi-Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance. Putney, Vt.: Threshold Books, 1990.
       h          Love Is a Stranger: Selected Lyric Poetry of Jelaluddin Rumi. Putney, Vt.: Threshold Books, 1993.
      h        The Rumi Collection: An Anthology of Translations of Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi. Shambala Classics, Boston & London, 2000.

Holden, Edward Singleton. Flowers from Persian Gardens: Selections from the Poems fo Saadi, Hafiz, Omar Khayyam, and Others. New York: R. H. Russell, 1902.

Iqbal, Afzal. The Life and Thought of Mohammad Jalal-ud-Din Rumi. Lahore, Pakistan: Bazm-i Iqbal, 1955.
       h          Iqbal as a Thinker. Lahore, Pakistan: Sh. Muhammad Ashraf, 1966.

Irfani, Khawaja Abdul Hamid. The Sayings of Rumi and Iqbal. Lahore, Pakistan: Research Society of Pakistan, University of Punjab, 1986.

Jackson, A. V. Williams. Early Persian Poetry; From the Beginnings Down to the Time of Firdausi. Boston, Mass.: Longwood Press, 1979.

Keshavarz, Fatemeh. Reading Mystical Lyric; The Case of Jalal al-Din Rumi. Colombia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 1998.

Khalili, Nader. Fountain of Fire. Los Angeles: Burning Gate, 1996.

Khosla, Krishna Kumar. The Sufism of Rumi. Shaftersbury, Dorset: Element, 1987.
       h          Rumi Speaks through Sufi Tales. Chicago: Kazi Publications, 1996.

Lewis, Bernard, Music of a Distant Drum : Classical Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Hebrew Poems, Princeton Univ Pr, 2002

Lewis Franklin. Rumi, Past and Present, East and West: the Life, Teachings and Poetry of Jalal al-Din Rumi. Oxford, England: Oneworld Publications, 2000.

Lewishon, Leonard (ed.). The Heritage of Sufism: Classical Persian Sufism from its Origins to Rumi. Volume I, Oxford, England: Oneworld Publications, 1999.
       h         The Heritage of Sufism : The Legacy of Medieval Persian Sufism (1150-1500), Volume II, Oxford, England: Oneworld Publications, 1999
       h          Heritage of Sufism, Volume III, Oxford, England: Oneworld Publications, 2000

Liebert, Daniel. Rumi-Fragments, Ecstasies. Santa Fe, N.M.: Source Books, 1981

Mafi, Mariam, Azima M. Kolin, Rumi: Hidden Music, 224 pages (January 2002) Thorsons Pub
        h        Rumi: Gardens of the Beloved, 240 pages, (January 04) Element Books

Maufroy, Muriel. Breathing Truth Quotations from Jalaluddin Rumi, Blue Dolphin Publishing, 1997

McNaughton, Duncan, (ed.). Rumi Is Buried at Konya. Bolinas, Calif.: D. McNaughton, 1973.
       h          Mystics of the Books: Themes, Topics, and Typologies. New York: P.Lang, 1993.

Parviz, Morewedge Islamic Philosophy and Mysticism (Studies in Islamic Philosophy and Science) 3rd edition (June 1981), Caravan Books
       h         Essays in Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism, 260 pages Global Publications
      h        Islamic Theology, 25 pages (November 1993) Global Publications

Murray, Agnes, Zehra Partovi. Letters. Murray. FitzGerald, Vincent & Co, 1987

Nasr, Seyyed Hossein. Jalal al-Din Rumi: Supreme Persian Poet and Sage. Tehran, Iran: Conseil Superieur de la Culture et des Arts, 1974.
       h          Rumi and the Sufi Tradition. Tehran, iran: RCD Cultural Institute, 1974.

New York University Near Eastern Round Table. The Scholar and the Saint: Studies in Commemoration of Abul-Rayhan al-biruni and Jalal al-Din al-Rumi. New York: Hagop Kevorkian Centre for Near Eastern Studies, New York University Press, 1975.

Nicholson, R.A. Tales of Mystic Meaning, Being Selectiong from the Mathnawi of Jalalud-Din Rumi. London: Chapman and Hall, 1931.
       h          The Mathnawi of Jalalu'din Rumi, Books I and II. Cambridge, England: E.J.W. Gibb Memorial Trust, 1926.
       h          The Mathnawi of Jalalu'din Rumi, Books III and IV. Cambridge, England: E.J.W. Gibb Memorial Trust, 1926.
       h          The Mathnawi of Jalalu'din Rumi, Books V and VI. Cambridge, England: E.J.W. Gibb Memorial Trust, 1926.
       h          The Mathnawi of Jalalu'ddin Rumi: Commentary. London: Luzac, 1937-1940.
       h          Rumi, Poet and Mystic, 1207-1273. London: Allen and Unwin, 1956.
       h          The Mathnawi of Jalalu'ddin Rumi. London: Luzac, 1977.
       h          Translations of Eastern Poetry and Prose. London: Curzon, 1987.

Onder, Mehmet. Mevlana Jelaleddin Rumi. Ankara, Turkey: Culture Ministry, 1990.
       h          Konya: the Residence of Great Mevlana, the moslem Mystic, and a Guide for the Ancient Art and Museums in the City. Istanbul: keskin Colour Ltd. Co., 1970.
      h         Tarihi-Turistik Konya Rehberi, [Travel Guide] Onder, Mehmet. Tarihi-Turistik Konya. Konya: 1956. ills in text, 168, (4)p. Later binding. 16cm. Turkish text with an English section (pp. 153-168) at the end.
       h          Mevlana Muzesi Rehberi, [Rumi Museum Travel Guide] Marif Basimevi Istanbul Turkey, 1958

Palmer, Edward Henry. The Song of the Reed and Other Pieces. London: Trubner & Co., 1877.
       h          The Persian Poets. New York: Crowell, 1901.

Partovi, Zahra. Ruminations, Rumi, Jalaluddin M. , And Harcus Gallery, Vincent Fitzgerald & Company. 1998
       h          The Reed. New York: Vincent Fitz Gerald & Compa ny, 1989
       h          Divan E Shams. New York: Vincent FitzGerald & Co., 1996
       h          Deception. Vincent FitzGeral d & Co., New York,1998

Paul, Harendrachandra. Jalalud-din Rumi and His Tasawwuf. Calcutta, India: Sobharani Paul, 1984.

Pocock, Ebenezer. Flowers of the Esat. London: Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1833.
       h          The Shadow of the Bird in Flight. New Delhi, India: Rupa & Co., 1833.

Pound, Omar. Arabic and Persian Poems. Washington, D.C.: Three Continents Press, 1986.

Qaiser, Nazir. Rumi's Impact on Iqbal's Religious Thought. Lahore Pakistan: Iqbal Academy Pakistan, 1989.

Ramdom Michel. LA CONNAISANCE ET LE SECRET, 188 pages (1996) Dervy

Redhouse, James W. Mesnevi of Mevlana (our Lord) Jelalu'd-Din, Muhammed, er-Rumi. London: Trubner & Co., 1881.

Reinhertz, Shakina. Women Called to the Path of Rumi: The Way of the Whirling Dervish, Hohm Pr; 2001

Renard, John. All the King's Falcones: Rumi on Prophets and Revelation. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 1994.

Rosen, Georg, Mesnevi Oder Doppelverse. Aus Dem Persischen Bertragen Von Georg Rosen Mit Einer Einleitung Von Friedrich Rosen. 1913

Rumi, Jalaluddin. Sun Of Tabriz: A Lyrical Introduction to Higher, Johnston & Neville, 1964.

Ryan, Sara Regina & Lee Lozowich, In Praise of Rumi. Prescott, Ariz.: Hohm Press, 1989

Schimmel, Annemarie. Look! This Is Love: Poems of Rumi. Boston, Mass.: Shambhala Publications, 1991.
       h          From Sanai to Maulana and Iqbal. Kabul, Afghanistan: University of Kabul, 1977.
       h          I Am Wind, You Are Fire: the Life and Work of Rumi. Boston, Mass.: Shambhala Publications, 1992.
       h          The Triumphal Sun: A Study of the Works of Jalaloddin Rumi. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 1993
      h          Nightingales Under the Snow. London, England: Khaniqahi Nimatullahi Publications, 1994.
       h          Mystical Dimentions of Islam. Univ. of North Carolina, 1985.
       h          As Through a Veil : Mystical Poetry of Islam (Lectures on the History of Religions. New Series, No 12)
       h          and Arthur F. Buehler, et al. Sufi Heirs of the Prophet : The Indian Naqshbandiyya and the Rise of the Mediating Sufi Shaykh (Studies in Comparative Religion) Univ of North Carolina Pr.
       h          A Two-Colored Brocade : The Imagery of Persian Poetry. Univ of North Carolina Pr.
       h          My Soul Is a Woman: the Feminine in Islam.Continuum Publishing Group, 1997
       h          Make a Shield from Wisdom: Selected Verses from Nasir-I Khusraw's Divan (Islamic Texts and Contexts) Columbia Univ Pr; 1993.
      h          Gabriel's Wing. Iqbal Academy, Pakistan, 1989

Shah, Idris. The Hundred Tales of Wisdom : Life, Teachings and Miracles of Jalaludin Rumi by Idries Shah ( May 1992)
      h          The Sufis.
New York: Doubleday, 1964.

Shiva, Sharam. Rending the Veil: Literal and Poetic Translations of Rumi. Prescott, Ariz.: Hohn Press, 1991.
       h          Hush, Don't Say Anything to God : Passionate Poems of Rumi.
Jain Publishing Company, 1999.
       h          Deepak Chopra. Rumi - Thief of Sleep: 180 Quatrains from the Persian. Hohm Press, 2000.

Star, Jonathan. Rumi: In the Arms of the Beloved. New York: Penguin Putnam, Inc., 1997.
       h         and Sharam Shiva. A Garden Beyond Paradise: The Mystical Poetry of Rumi. New York: Bantam Books, 1992.

Tajadod, Mahin. (Sous la direction de) Le livre de Chams de Tabriz de Mawlânâ Djalal al-Din Rumi, Jean-Claude Carrière (Sous la direction de), Broché - 335 pages (1993)

Thackson Wheeler M. Signs of the Unseen: The Discourses of Jelaluddin Rumi (Fihi ma Fihi), Putney, Vt.: Threshold Books, 1994.

Thylmann, V. K. Ghaselen Des Dscheal-Eddin Rumi. Stgt. Kommende Tag (Um 1920). 68 S. Opbd. Einbd. Stark Berieben, Fleckig + Rücken Eingerissen. Innen Gut. Ill. Ornamentbl. 1 Von 2000 Expl. 4°.

Trimingham, J. Spencer. The Sufi Orders of Islam. Oxford: Oxford Unversity Press, 1971.

Turkmen, Erkan. Rumi as a True Lover of God; A Collection of Erkan Turkmen's Articles on Rumi's Masnevi. Konya, Turkey: Buyuk Anadolu Dersanesi, 1987.
       h          The Essense of Rumi's Masnevi. Konya, Turkey: Misket, 1992.
       h          Rumi as the True Lover of God: A Collection of Erkan Turkmen's Articles on Rumi's Masnevi. Konya, Turkey: Buyuk Anadolu Dersanesi, 1987.

Ugurlu, Kemal.Konya and Mevlana: the Album, Meral Matbaasi Istanbul Turkey, 1958

Vitray-Meyerovitch, Eva de. The Whirling Dervishes: A Commemoration. London: International Rumi Committee, 1974.
       h          Rumi and Sufism. Sausalito, Calif.: Post-Apollo Press, 1987.
       h          366 Readings from Islam : The Global Spirit Library, Pilgrim Pr, 2000

Watts, Nigel. The Way Of Love. Thorsons Pub, 1999.

Weyer, van de Robert. Rumi in a Nutshell. London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1998
       h          Rumi (Philosophers of the Spirit) London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1998

Wilson, C.E. The Masnavi. Karachi, Pakistan: Indus Publications, 1976.

Wilson, Peter Lamborn. The Drunken Universe: An Anthology of Persian Sufi Poetry. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Phanes Press, 1987.
       h          Sacred Drift: Essays on the Margins of Islam. San Francisco: city Lights Books, 1993.

Wines, Leslie. Rumi, A Spiritual Biography. The Crossroad Publishing Company, New York, 2000.

Winfield, E.H. Masnavi I Masnavi, the Spiritual Couplets of Maulana Jalalu-d'in Muhamad I Rumi. London: Trubner & Co., 1887.

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