Ходжа Н. (hojja_nusreddin) wrote,
Ходжа Н.
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Jonathan Star, "Rumi: In the Arms of the Beloved"


C o n t e n t s

Introduction .... i
Part One. To Us Return .... 1
Part Two. The Beloved .... 23
Part Three. An Endless Celebration .... 51
Part Four. The Cauldron of Love .... 87
Part Five. A Mine of Rubies .... 117
Part Six. The Bliss of Union .... 165
Part Seven. Stories .... 187
Terms and Symbolism .... 195
Sources .... 203
Index .... 205

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Odes (total - 56) Source references

A. numerals in brackets refer to the number assignments, found in various editions of Rumi’s poetry
- numerals in brackets alone refer to poems found in Kulliyat-e Shams, edited by Badi-uz Zaman Furuzanfar, published by Amir Kabir Press;
- numerals in brackets, preceded by “N”, refer to poems found in R.A. Nicholson’s "Rumi: Divani Shams Tabriz";
- numerals in brackets, preceded by “E”, refer to poems found in Nevit Ergin, "Divan-i Kebir", volume 2.
B. numerals outside brackets - page ## in this book
(See “Sources” for complete citations of these works.)

01. “All My Youth Returns” [207], 16
02. “Ashes of Union, The” [3071], 174
03. “Ball of Wax, A” [1374], 160
04. “Better than Cabbage Soup” [1739], 154
05. “Birds of Paradise, The” [1713], 65
06. “Black Cloud, The” [636], 150
07. “Blast of That Trumpet, The” [1145], 171
08. “Bread of Egypt, The” [981], 137
09. “Breath of My Presence, The” [1945], 35
10. “By the Curl of My Hair” [2509], 9
11. “Dome of the Inner Sky, The” [1426], 123
12. “Don’t Go Without Me” [2195], 6
13. “Don’t Sleep” [312], 84
14. “From Black Soot” [2290], 31
15. “From self to Self” [1142], 70
16. “Glitter of This Fantasy, The” [463], 130
17. “Gone to the Unseen” [3051], 184
18. “He Also Made the Key” [2820], 28
19. “He Gives to Taste” [765], 94
20. “I Am a Painter” [1462], 153
21. “I Cried Out at Midnight” [1335], 102
22. “In Silence” [1897], 162
23. “Inner Sunrise” [2996], 120
24. “Lies!” [1299], 146
25. “Like This” [1826], 79
26. “Love Tricks” [566], 112
27. “Lover Without a Tear, A” [721], 138
28. “Master San’ai” [996], 178
29. “Mine of Rubies, A” [2015], 119
30. “My King” [1393], 107
31. “No Place to Hide” [2251], 140
32. “O Beloved, Be Like That to Me” [E117], 26
33. “On the First Day” [N17], 18
34. “On the Threshold” [1789], 61
35. “One Lasting Truth” [861], 40
36. “Only Through This” [3090], 148
37. “Prince of Eternity” [1317], 142
38. “Pure Light” [N332], 182
39. “Return, The” [1353], 12
40. “Roses Are in Bloom!, The” [330], 54
41. “Sacred Blasphemy, A” [1869], 90
42. “Shepherd’s Care, The” [2577], 58
43. “Soft Petals” [2389], 74
44. “Song of the Reed” [from the Masnavi], 21
45. “Song to My Soul” [1725], 14
46. “This Eternal Play” [649], 126
47. “Thousand Souls of Mine, A” [3050], 10
48. “Through an Open Window” [1888], 158
49. “Throw Down Your Staff” [123], 134
50. “We Can See the Truth in Your Eyes” [120], 3
51. “When All You Had Was Him” [N32], 48
52. “Who Is at My Door?” [436], 98
53. “Willing Slaves” [1077], 128
54. “Wood for His Fire” [3061], 44
55. “Your Golden Cup” [310], 36
56. “Your Triumphant Song” [911], 167

Quatrains (total - 60)

01. A poet I am not [1256], 136
02. All night I danced round the house of my Beloved [171], 42
03. Alone, like the Sun in the sky—come back [64], 22
04. Blood from the heart of lovers [656], 111
05. Don’t ask me about prayer rocks— [62], 78
06. Don’t be like a sparrow [46], 144
07. Don’t come to our party without a drum! [1322], 53
08. Don’t talk about night anymore!— [232], 82
09. Don’t turn from the delight [1575], 64
10. Every day my heart cries out [925], 92
11. Every question I ask is about you [1194], 30
12. He said, I’ll turn you round like a treadmill [348], 106
13. Hold to the reins of Love and don’t be afraid [985], 157
14. I dreamt that the Beloved entered my body [167], 105
15. I knocked on the door [711], 46
16. I said [1889], 101
17. I said, This longing in my heart [1234], 175
18. I want nothing to do with this world or thenext [366], 72
19. I’m in a daze [15], 47
20. In the heavens I see your eyes [1127], 8
21. In the lover’s heart is a lute [465], 69
22. In their seeking [306], 177
23. In this world of love [1365], 180
24. I’ve been dead to this world for a longtime [52], 34
25. Last night you fell asleep on me! [1683], 20
26. Like a flower’s sweet nectar [1695], 127
27. My crippled poetry began to dance [906], 38
28. My face is yellow with regret—don’t ask me why [986], 97
29. O eyes, rub your shirt in blood [1015], 83
30. O flute [79], 104
31. O heart [1012], 76
32. O precious soul [1449t], 115
33. O seeker [1923], 89
34. O soul [1915], 156
35. O tulip, come and learn [942], 77
36. O weary heart [840], 43
37. Our garden is filled with nightingales [1050], 68
38. See that caravan of camels [34], 39
39. Soul of all souls, life of all life—youare That [419], 5
40. The day your love touches me [720], 27
41. The face of your religion [1825], 145
42. The living world of pure Consciousness—youare That [1921], 181
43. The mountain of your imagination [704], 93
44. The secret Heart-Ravisher has been exposed! [996], 100
45. The secrets of eternity are beyond us [7], 169
46. The seeds of His love blossom in every heart [681b], 56
47. There is a place where words are born ofsilence [465], 25
48. Walk by my grave and you’ll become drunk [791], 60
49. We drink the wine of our own blood [1306], 57
50. We’re not ahead, we’re behind [1311], 73
51. When I shed tears of blood [527], 114
52. When we were bound, He added another chain [809], 95
53. When you move around Saturn, you become the heavens [1709], 121
54. Who said the eternal one has died? [806], 152
55. With every breath I plant the seeds of devotion—[1183], 170
56. You have made me weary [1277], 110
57. You have two hands, two legs, and two eyes [18], 33
58. You searched the whole world for life [1601], 133
59. Your heart is the size of an ocean—[31], 132
60. You’ve been here only a few days [405], 139
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ISBN-10: 1585426938, ISBN-13: 978-1585426935, Jeremy Tarcher/Putnam, 2008, - 240 p.
No translations, just versifications of English translations, made by others:
Arberry, Nicholson, Ergin, Shiva. - X.H.
http://www.amazon.com/Rumi-Arms-Beloved-Jonathan-Star/dp/1585426938

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