Coleman Barks, one of the foremost translators of Rumi in the world, reads his translations of Rumi poetry accompanied by banjo, guitar, mandolin, flute and fiddle. “Whoever brought me here has to bring me home” or “Do you think that I know what I'm doing? That for one breath or half breath I belong to myself?”.
Love poems to the Divine Beloved that are simple and from the heart and easy to relate to for anyone interested in sipping the Divine Wine.
Recorded live at the “Eternal Beloved Concert,” a benefit for Pumpkin House for Children in India on April 23, 2005, at The Seney-Stoval Chapel, University of Georgia.
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