The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Explained: Based on the first translation by Edward FritzGerald

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Explained: Based on the first translation by Edward FritzGerald

Authors : Paramahansa Yogananda

ISBN10 : 8120817109 ISBN13 : 9788120817104

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Language: English

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paperback, 400 pages

Published January 1st 2000 by Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Private Limited

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Omar Khayyam's famous poem, The Rubaiyat, is loved by Westerners as a hymn of praise to sensual delights. In the East, his quatrains enjoy a very different reputation: They are known as a deep allegory of the soul's romance with God. Even there, however, the knowing is based on who and what Omar Kha......more

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About the author(Paramahansa Yogananda)

Paramahansa Yogananda (Bengali: পরমহংস যোগানন্দ Pôromohôngsho Joganondo, Sanskrit: परमहंस योगानं‍द Paramahaṃsa Yogānaṃda), born Mukunda Lal Ghosh (Bengali: মুকুন্দ লাল ঘোষ Mukundo Lal Ghosh), was an Indian yogi and guru who introduced many westerners to the teachings of meditation and Kriya Yoga thr......more

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