ISBN 9788129118868,The Vision: Reflections On The Way Of The Soul

The Vision: Reflections On The Way Of The Soul


Kahlil Gibran


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788129118868

ISBN-10 8129118866


Number of Pages 136 Pages
Language (English)


The writings of Kahlil Gibran are treasured by millions the world over for their insight, passion and timeless spiritual vision. Kahlil Gibran: The Vision is a series of important new translations from the poet-philosopher's Arabic writings. The Vision brings together the Arabic writings of Gibran concerned with spirituality. In twenty-four essays in prose and poetry, Gibran traces his unique philosophy of life, discussing the eternal themes of beauty, nature, hidden realities, brotherhood, tragedy, pride, death and the immortality of the soul. About the Author Juan R.I. Cole is the director of the Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies at the University of Michigan and an associate professor of modern Middle-Eastern history. He has written, edited and translated seven books about the Middle East, an area he has been studying for more than twenty years. He has spent six years in the Arab world, and has also lived in Ethiopia, India and Pakistan.