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Sifting Shades Amanullah Khan

Sifting Shades

Amanullah Khan

Published May 1st 2013
ISBN : 9781457520358
Hardcover
90 pages
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Amanullah Khans poems assume many forms, from contemporary verse to Villanelle with a sprinkling of Sufi thought. He takes the reader on a sweeping journey of life experiences- balancing joy and sorrow where they intersect and diverge andMoreAmanullah Khans poems assume many forms, from contemporary verse to Villanelle with a sprinkling of Sufi thought. He takes the reader on a sweeping journey of life experiences- balancing joy and sorrow where they intersect and diverge and spirituality at the metaphysical level. He sifts through songs and sadness to reveal life at its most elemental level. Khan explores mans relationship with his environment. Showcases nature in all shades, from its glory to its destructive might. Engages the reader in a discourse of the history of civilization. Lessons not learnt- where we are and where we could have been.Dr. Aman Khan writes rich poems of compassionate civility and profound attention. A reader will feel heartened by the range of his subjects and the depth of his eloquent care. These are poems which span worlds, inviting our listening.Naomi Shihab Nye