Body, Mind & Spirit

The Prophet

Author: Kahlil Gibran

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal

ISBN:

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 128

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A special and deluxe illustrated hardcover edition of the inspirational, million-copy bestselling classic. The perfect gift for anyone journeying and questioning on the road of life. Few books can be described as universal. And yet, The Prophet, by Lebanese-American author Kahlil Gibran, can only be described as that. Originally published in 1923, The Prophet is considered Gibran's masterpiece and is one of the most beloved spiritual classics of all time. Further cementing its status as a worldwide classic is the fact that it has been translated into over 100 different languages, making it one of the most translated books in history. Drawn from Gibran's own experience as an immigrant, The Prophet transcends generations, languages, and borders. In this beautiful meditation on the meaning of life, Al Mustafa, the prophet, is about to board a ship back to his homeland after 12 years spent living in exile in the city of Orphalese. Before he departs, he is stopped by a group of followers who ask him to share his wisdom. In twenty-six poetic essays, Al Mustafa offers profound and timeless insights on various aspects of life and the myriad impulses of the human heart and mind. He offers lessons on love, marriage, children, pain, friendship, beauty, religion, joy, knowledge, reason and passion, time, good and evil, pleasure, and death. A timeless spiritual touchstone, this gorgeously illustrated gift edition is perfect for graduating students, or for anyone searching for solace, peace, hope, and purpose in today's world.
Body, Mind & Spirit

Kahlil Gibran Ultimate Collection - 21 Books in One Volume (Illustrated)

Author: Kahlil Gibran

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN:

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 1480

View: 573

This carefully crafted ebook: "Kahlil Gibran Ultimate Collection - 21 Books in One Volume (Illustrated)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Khalil Gibran (1883-1931) was a Lebanese-American artist, poet, and philosopher. Regarded as a literary and political rebel, his romantic style was at the heart of the renaissance in modern Arabic literature. TABLE OF CONTENTS PROSE & POETRY Spirits Rebellious The Broken Wings A Tear And A Smile The Madman: His Parables And Poems The Forerunner The Prophet The Garden Of The Prophet (Sequel) The New Frontier Sand And Foam Jesus The Son Of Man The Earth Gods The Wanderer Your Thought And Mine History and the Nation I Believe In You My Countrymen Al-nay; Or The Flute Satan Dead Are My People You Have Your Lebanon And I Have My Lebanon PLAY Lazarus And His Beloved SKETCHES AND PAINTINGS INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES Excerpt: "Long were the days of pain I have spent within its walls, and long were the nights of aloneness; and who can depart from his pain and his aloneness without regret?” (The Prophet)
Biography & Autobiography

Kahlil Gibran

Author: Suheil Bushrui

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 392

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The definitive biography of one of the world's most popular writers Bushrui and Jenkins have produces a biography that meticulously explores the complex intricacies of this philosopher-poet. Offering fresh insights into his life, times and work, this unique book sets new criteria in evaluating Gibran.
Poetry

The Prophet

Author: Kahlil Gibran

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Poetry

Page: 160

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One of the greatest poetic masterpieces now with revised and updated annotations from world-renowned Gibran expert, Professor Suheil Bushrui Originally published in 1923, The Prophet continues to inspire millions worldwide with its timeless words of love and mystical longing. Writing with insight, hope, and a remarkable compassion for the human condition, Kahlil Gibran explores ideas of joy and sorrow, friendship, good and evil, pleasure, reason and passion, expressing humanity’s yearning for a Unity of Being, only achieved through love. Introduced and annotated throughout by world expert Suheil Bushrui, this revised and updated edition is a truly enlightening experience for anyone seeking solace and wisdom in the chaotic modern age.
Conduct of life

The Prophet

Author: Kahlil Gibran

Publisher: Fingerprint Classics

ISBN:

Category: Conduct of life

Page: 143

View: 717

"Gibran's musings are divided into twenty-eight chapters covering such sprawling topics as love, marriage, children, giving, eating and drinking, work, joy and sorrow, housing, clothes, buying and selling, crime and punishment, laws, freedom, reason and passion, pain, self-knowledge, teaching, friendship, talking, time, good and evil, prayer, pleasure, beauty, religion, and death."--amazon.com
Religion

World Scriptures

Author: Leland P. Stewart

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN:

Category: Religion

Page: 224

View: 333

About Unity-and-Diversity World Council, Inc. The Unity-and-Diversity World Council, Inc. (UDC) is a nonprofit, tax - exempt California Corporation. It was originally formed to develop the ideals and activities undertaken during International Cooperation Year 1965, which was voted into being by the General Assembly of the United Nations. The U.N.’s goal in establishing that year was to encourage cooperation among non-governmental organizations. Vision Statement: The vision of the UDC is to establish and sustain a local-to-global cooperating body of individuals, groups, and networks – for the pursuit of peace, justice, and an environmentally sustainable civilization for all races, cultures, and religions based on universal ethical and spiritual principles. Objectives: 1. To realize our connection to the Source of All Life and to all life forms. 2. To facilitate personal and social transformation and cooperative activities among individuals, groups, and networks. 3. To create an international vehicle for economic cooperation. 4. To study and take action of different issues, as well as making recommendations for needed action to institutions around the world. 5. To support the United Nations and its efforts in behalf of global community. Activities: (1) Peace Sunday – An annual event featuring speakers, performers, in interfaith candlelighting, and table displays of participating organizations. (2) Peace Convergence – A full-day event drawing together the twelve sectors of the Peace Wheel to interact and discover ways of cooperation. (3) Interfaith Celebrations – A monthly event involving the world’s religions and spiritual groups at various houses of worship. (4) Culture of Peace Series – A monthly educational and action program featuring the different sectors of the Peace Wheel. (5) Interfaith Services – A weekly Sunday a.m. gathering to explore the moral and spiritual values of the emerging global civilization. (6) Unity-and-Diversity Ministry Training – Ministers-to-be study all faiths, the relation of science and religion, and the practical aspects of the ministry. Unity-and-Diversity World Council, Inc. Address: P.O. Box 661401 Los Angeles, CA 90066-9201 USA Phone number: (424) 228-2087 Email: [email protected]
Poetry

The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran - Special Edition

Author: Kahlil Gibran

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Poetry

Page: 120

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Kahlil Gibran was a Lebanese-American poet, philosopher, and artist. His poetry has been translated into more than twenty languages, and "The Prophet" has sold more than 9 million copies. He also transformed his rough sketches from his books into master paintings, now held in collections around the world. His works are beloved by innumerable creative hearts, who find in them an expression of the deepest impulses of the heart and mind. This paperback Special Edition of "The Prophet" also includes more than a dozen of Gibran's rough sketches. "The Prophet" provides timeless spiritual wisdom on a range of subjects, including giving, eating and drinking, buying and selling, crime and punishment, laws, teaching, time, pleasure, religion, death, beauty and friendship.
Body, Mind & Spirit

The Prophet: The Complete Original Edition

Author: Kahlil Gibran

Publisher: St. Martin's Essentials

ISBN:

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 128

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A new edition of the beloved spiritual classic Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet is a timeless classic, a guiding light of spiritual fiction that has shaped the hearts and souls of readers since it was first published in 1923. Translated into more than 40 languages around the globe, The Prophet is an inspirational work of art, a thought-provoking glimpse into the human heart, and transformational spiritual journey. The book begins when a prophet named Almustafa shares his wisdom over the course of eight essays. In these brief, poetic pieces he touches on the deepest profundities of life—pain and loss, friendship and love, joy and sorrow. This new, pocket-sized version of the classic work is true to the text of the first edition and features Gibran's original illustrations, bringing his writing to a new generation of readers.

The Prophet

Author: Khalil Gibran

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 58

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The Prophet by Khalil Gibran. It is Gibran's Best known Work. The Prophet has been Translated into Over 40 Different Languages...The prophet, Almustafa, has lived in the foreign city of Orphalese for 12 years and is about to board a ship which will carry him home. He is stopped by a group of people, with whom he discusses topics such as life and the human condition. The book is divided into chapters dealing with love, marriage, children, giving, eating and drinking, work, joy and sorrow, houses, clothes, buying and selling, crime and punishment, laws, freedom, reason and passion, pain, self-knowledge, teaching, friendship, talking, time, good and evil, prayer, pleasure, beauty, religion, and death.