The Sufi Literature Archive:

Comparative Translations




Below are several Power Point presentations of some of the possibilities for translating Sufi poetry. Just click on a link to start the presentation.

Rumi, ghazal 393; Arberry and Barks compared line by line

Rumi, ghazal 598; Arberry and Barks compared line by line

Stages of translation: an example from Rumi
 
 

1999 NEH Summer Seminar |The Sufi Literature Archive: