Devotions: Wisdom from the Cradle of Civilization (365)

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$28.59
UPC:
9780810971134
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Publisher:
Abrams; 1 edition (November 1, 2008)
Shipping Weight:
3.8 pounds
Language:
English
ASIN:
0810971135
Series:
365
Product Dimensions:
9 x 2.2 x 6 inches
Binding:
Hardcover
Pages:
768
ISBN-10:
9780810971134
ISBN-13:
978-0810971134
Author:
Olivier Fllmi,Danielle Fllmi

Product Overview

Devotions: Wisdom from the Cradle of Civilizationis the sixth installment in Danielle and Olivier Fllmis project Offerings for Humanity, which spans the worlds cultures and traditions. In this new volume, the authors have traveled the Middle East and captured images from Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Yemen, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, and many other places. As in the other books, each photograph is accompanied by a quote for each day of the year.Devotionspresents not only religious quotes taken from the Koran, the Hebraic tradition, and Eastern Christianity, but also from noted authors such as the Sufi poet and jurist Rumi, the Persian writer and mathematician Omar Khayym, and the Lebanese-American artist Khalil Gibran. A daily dose of wisdom coupled with breathtaking photography,Devotionsallows readers to move a little closer to the heart of the wisdom found in the Cradle of Civilization.

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