The Rumi Daybook by Rumi, Camille Helminski (Editor), Kabir Edmund Helminski (Editor)
brand new paperback
“My heart wandered through the world
constantly seeking after my cure,
but the sweet and delicious water of life
had to break through the granite of my heart.”
When the words of Rumi enter your heart, something softens, breaks, and is subtly reborn. That he wrote the words seven hundred years ago in a medieval Persian world that bears little resemblance to ours makes their uncanny resonance to us today just that much more remarkable. Here is a treasury of daily wisdom from this most beloved of all the Sufi mastersboth his prose and his ecstatic poetrythat you can use to start every day for a year, or that you can dip into for inspiration any time you need to break through the granite of your heart.