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Cross-Cultural Co-existence

“Soul of man is not stranger/ to music of the spheres. Even in an infidel music of his Maker Is as sweet as the Holy One did parse Paradise in such and such one’s ears.” benny On 9 December 1499, … Continue reading

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Rubā‘iyyāt – 2014 is live!

Notice: My book is available with Amazon on Kindle. It is available on Apple i, books, Google Play, Kobo  as well. In a couple of days Barnes&Nobles and Bibliotheca are expected to make available.  There are all the quatrains , … Continue reading

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 730 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 820 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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New illustrated version of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by Benny Thomas

Originally posted on Omar Khayyam Rubaiyat:
Benny Thomas is an architect, author, artist, and epigramist based in the Netherlands. For several years he has been working on a new English version, with illustrations, of quatrains from the Rubaiyat of Omar…

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Omar Khayyam in Concert

Here is a link for those who love a Persian musical evening. For those who can follow Persian this will be a treat. In whichever case enjoy it. Be thankful we are blessed by the cultural variety that can lift … Continue reading

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Announcement- The Illustrated Omar Khayyam through Lulu.com

The book is available through http://www.lulu.com.  Here below are the links: http://www.lulu.com/shop/benny-thomas/rubāiyyāt-2014/paperback/product-21805897.html Illustrated paper back and ebook http://www.lulu.com/shop/benny-thomas/the-illustrated-omar-khayyam/paperback/product-21799136.html       http://www.lulu.com/shop/benny-thomas/the-illustrated-omar-khayyam/ebook/product-21799421.html

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