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never heard of this book his which he apparently wrote in English Mikhail Naimy was a closeheard of this book of his which he apparently wrote in English Mikhail Naimy was a close of Khalil Gibran s and it is clear judging by the latter s book The Prophet which was also written in English that they traveled a similar
spiritual path The Book. Us source The book is essentially a set of uestion and answer between Mirdad andpath The Book. Us source The book is essentially a set of uestion and answer between Mirdad and disciples especially his chief disciple Naronda These dialogues occurred during the time he was admitted as a servant in the monastery of Altar Peak built where Noah's Ark came to rest after the flood waters subsided Mirdad's teachings cover all the important life issues such as love the master servan. Of Mirdad s depth of primordial universal insights
is matched by the simplicity of its attractivematched by the simplicity of its attractive line I can say without exaggeration that it is one of the most important books I have ever read and one that will join a very short list of others that I eep permanently accessible on my bedside tabl. T relationship creative silence money the moneylender and the debtor the cycle of time and death repentance old age and so on The culmination and indeed the message is that Mirdad's own Ark is the Ark of Holy Understanding which will bring humankind through another deluge greater than Noah's when Heaven will be revealed on Earth Mirdad's words are the words of an enlightened Sufi mast. .
Agree with what others
have said about the forward being corrupted fromsaid about the Forward being corrupted from original However as far as I can tell the rest of the text correctly matches the original I m so grateful to the friend who recently told me about this precious little book I was familiar with the author as we are taught his Ar. The Book of Mirdad the timeless allegorical story which has touched the hearts of so many readers continues to show new generations how it is possible to expand one's consciousness to uncover God in man by dissolving man's sense of duality Mikhail Naimy in a similar style to Gibran unravels one layer after
showing that words of his message have descended from some mysterio.another showing that