Khalil Gibran’s collection of stories is a book compiled and translated by Dr. Ahmad Khatibi. This book has been published by Ijaz Publishing.
Gibran Khalil Gibran is one of those poets and writers who is famous for the pure and mystical love that can be seen in his writings. He started his life with poverty, but in the same years he was able to fight despite all his problems and reach his highest position, leaving behind relics for future generations.
Biography of Gibran Khalil Gibran
Gibran Khalil Gibran is a famous Lebanese writer who was born on January 6, 1883. His mother was a kind and artistic woman, but he had a completely irresponsible father who caused poverty and deprivation for the family, and this went so far that his father was imprisoned for non-payment of taxes and the Ottoman government confiscated all their property. Gibran Khalil Gibran was eight years old that year and could not go to school due to financial difficulties, but he learned some of the principles of his religion, the Bible and the Arabic and Syrian languages from a priest in the village.
His mother, Kamel Rahma, decided to immigrate to the United States to escape this difficult situation, but her father opposed it and did not travel with them.
Gibran Khalil Gibran, who was 12 years old when he started studying in Boston, USA, showed his great intelligence from the very beginning, and the founder of the Boston Art Institute, Mrs. Dinson House, invited him to attend the Center for Art Creation. . A year later, Gibran Khalil Gibran went to Beirut and Madrasa al-Hikma to continue his education in Arabic and his mother tongue. At that time, he and his friend published Al-Manara, a collection of their own writings and paintings.
The first poem of this well-written poet was published at the age of sixteen in “Jebel” magazine. Gibran Khalil Gibran entered the world of art from the very beginning. Sometimes in the form of poetry and stories and sometimes in the form of painting and painting. During a two-year residency in France, he traveled to Paris to pursue a master’s degree in painting.
He published his writings on the art of music in a magazine, and his collection of poems, Cry, Laughter, and Storms, one of his Arabic-language books, was published in 1905. In 1908, Gibran Khalil Gibran was shocked to hear of the death of his mother, brother and sister, and this caused him to return to his homeland, but he did not stay there for more than two years. He met the greats of the field at that time called “Roden” to learn more from him. Rodon, who saw many talents in Khalil’s compensation, nicknamed him “William Blake Century”, one of the great painters of the 18th century.
From 1910, he moved to New York to continue his life, where he set up an office to be a gathering place for his artists and like-minded people. In 1912, his first long romance book, Broken Wings, was published. Gibran Khalil Gibran published his first book in English in 1918. He was famous for his art in painting and poetry, but he was still not given the title of author, which he proudly achieved by writing the long and beautiful book “The Prophet” and completing his art. کرد. This successful writer died at the age of fifty at the height of his popularity.
Some works of Gibran Khalil Gibran
This talented author has written books in English and Arabic, which is a total of 16 books:
tear and smile
Caravans and storms
Tips and Tips
Sand and foam
Christ, the Son of Man
Garden of the Prophet
Published books by Gibran Khalil Gibran
In all of Khalil Gibran’s writings, two key elements of love and beauty can be seen well, and it can be said that this issue is taken from the character of the lover of his profession, the author of these works. Gibran’s beautiful writings Khalil Gibran is so simple and narrative that it easily penetrates to the depths of human existence and engages and fascinates him. This great writer was the beginning of a new style of poetry in Arabic literature.
The book “Messiah” by Gibran Khalil Gibran
This book is written about the religion of Christianity and Jesus Christ, and Gibran Khalil Gibran has expressed his views and beliefs in this book. He believed that the last person to believe in Christianity correctly was Jesus himself, who was crucified and now all the churches are thinking of their own interests rather than religion, and if Jesus returns, they may not let him into the church and he Do not accept.
The book of Christ can be a good reference for those who are looking to get acquainted with this religion, and in addition to the content of the book, we can also mention the fluency of the book, which allows the reader to move to the end of the book without fatigue.
The book “Prophet” by Gibran Khalil Gibran
This book complemented and elevated Khalil Gibran’s art of compensation, and has been translated into more than 50 languages and is being published in various countries.
This book is a narration of a person named Mustafa. The story begins when Mustafa prepares to return to his native island, and on the last night, the people of Orphales gather around him and the elder asks him to leave them something of his own themes, and In his twenties he preaches to them in the form of poems.
“The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) looked up and looked at the people, he was filled with silence and peace. Then he said in a deep and loud voice:
Whenever love points to you, hurry after him, even if his path is hard and uneven. And whenever the wings of love embrace you, surrender to Him, though the razor blades hidden in the wings and jumping may injure you.
The book “Love Letters of a Prophet” by Gibran Khalil Gibran
This book is a completely romantic book, the content of which is in the form of love and private letters of Khalil Gibran to his friend and mistress Mary Hexel.
This book has three narrators, the first person is Gibran Khalil Gibran, who is a Christian, and the second person is Mary Hexel, Gibran Khalil Gibran’s mistress, and the third person is a book from the Bible that addresses Gibran Khalil Gibran. “A Prophet’s Love Letters” is very similar to the reality of the author’s life and his relationship with Mary Haskell. Has been appreciated many times.
The book “The Prophet and the Secrets of the Heart” by Gibran Khalil Gibran
This book, like other books by Gibran Khalil Gibran, is full of love and beauty, and listening to this audiobook with closed eyes can be a journey to the beautiful world of love and a way to experience the most beautiful and wonderful human feeling that God has in the human heart. Has been put.
The book “Language of Angels” by Gibran Khalil Gibran
This book is a description of the beautiful book of the Prophet Gibran Khalil Gibran, which has both mystical and romantic content and the narrator’s sense of love for his land.
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