Canadian Gaelic Poetry Book Box
The paperback book and the double-CD musical audiobook of Ràithean airson Sireadh / Seasons for Seeking, featuring original poems for the Celtic seasons, and translations of Rumi into Scottish Gaelic, by award-winning Nova Scotia Gaelic poet Lodaidh MacFhionghain (Lewis MacKinnon), a bilingual poetry collection, at a 15% discount. See more details below.
Journey through the Celtic year with the Sufi mystic Rumi. Lewis MacKinnon’s fourth Scottish Gaelic poetry collection features translations of selected poems by Coleman Barks, well-known interpreter of the renowned 13th-century Persian poet Rumi, alongside MacKinnon’s own original poems. The poems in this bilingual collection are grouped thematically in sections corresponding to days that are celebrated in the Gaelic cultural calendar year in Nova Scotia.
The audiobook edition features the full text of the paperback edition in Gaelic and English, read aloud by the author, with instrumental music: Persian, Irish, and Scottish traditional and spiritual melodies played by Saeed Foroughi (hammered dulcimer, setar, harp, and flute) and Wayne MacIntyre (guitar). Running time is approximately 2.5 hours.
In this box you will receive:
- Ràithean airson Sireadh / Seasons for Seeking: Poems of Rumi for the Gaelic cultural Calendar in Nova Scotia
- 6 x 9 inches
- 112 pages
- $15.99 retail value
- Published November 2017
- ISBN 978-1-988747-05-7
- Ràithean airson Sireadh / Seasons for Seeking Audiobook
- 2-CD set
- 2.5 hours running time
- $24.99 retail value
- Manufactured in Nova Scotia, Canada
- Published November 2018
- ISBN 978-1-988747-17-0
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