Date: Begun in 1244 and continued until Rūmī’s death in 1273 Original Language: Persian
The Dīvān-i Shams is the most celebrated collection of ecstatic lyrical love poetry in Persian literature, which in metaphysical insight, expression of spiritual realities, deep wisdom and philosophical subtleties, remains unrivalled by any other book of verse in the world’…
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“ Dīvān-i Shams-i Tabrīzī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25424>