The Wanderer: His Parables and His Sayings

The Wanderer: His Parables and His Sayings

by Kahlil Gibran
     
 

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Containing poems and parables which are actually teachings on life, this book is a treasury of timeless wisdom and universal appeal. Much of Gibran's writings deal with Christianity, especially on the topic of spiritual love. But his mysticism is a convergence of several different influences: Christianity, Islam, Sufism, Hinduism and theosophy. His most famous work is

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Containing poems and parables which are actually teachings on life, this book is a treasury of timeless wisdom and universal appeal. Much of Gibran's writings deal with Christianity, especially on the topic of spiritual love. But his mysticism is a convergence of several different influences: Christianity, Islam, Sufism, Hinduism and theosophy. His most famous work is The Prophet.

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ISBN-13:
9781291638066
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
03/26/2014
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,165,168
File size:
334 KB

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Meet the Author

Kahlil Gibran was born in Bsharri, Lebanon, in 1883. In 1912, he settled in New York City and devoted himself to writing (in both Arabic and English) and to painting. His books have sold more than ten million copies in English alone and have won the love of readers all over the world. His mystical drawings and paintings were compared by Auguste Rodin to the work of William Blake. Gibran died in 1931.

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