A Year with Hafiz: Daily Contemplations

A Year with Hafiz: Daily Contemplations


Daniel Ladinsky’s wonderful interpretations of 365 soul-nurturing poems—one for every day of the year—by precious Persian lyric poet Hafiz

The poems of Hafiz are masterpieces of sacred poetry that nurture the guts, soul, and brain. With realized perception and a fragile hand, Daniel Ladinsky explores the numerous feelings addressed in those verses. His renderings, offered right here in 365 poignant poemsincluding a piece according to the translations of Hafiz through Ralph Waldo Emerson—capture the compelling knowledge of 1 of the main respected Sufi poets. Intimate and sometimes non secular, those poems are fantastically sensuous, playful, wacky, and profound, and supply assistance for lifestyle, in addition to deep knowledge to appreciate via a life-time.

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