Wine of the Mystic
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Wine of the Mystic

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: A Spiritual Interpretation

Paramahansa Yogananda






This award-winning work brings to light the deeper truth and beauty of a well-loved but long-misunderstood masterpiece — The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. With an in-depth commentary on every quatrain, Paramahansa Yogananda reveals the profound kinship between the Rubaiyat’s hidden metaphysical philosophy and India’s ancient science of yoga.


Features include:


• Fifty original full-color illustrations
• Edward FitzGerald’s English translation
• The Persian text of the poem
• Paramahansa Yogananda’s complete commentaries
“A glowing spiritual interpretation....Beautifully illustrated....Highly recommended.” —Library Journal