The Republic of Rumi: A Novel of Reality

This book marked a significant breakthrough in Iqbal Studies, as it revealed the internal coherence in the works of Iqbal.

Republic of Rumi: A Novel of Reality (2007) was first published by Iqbal Academy Pakistan in 2007, and has been reprinted since then.

Cover design by Kanwar Schahzeb

Inside the Garden a secret as old as life itself has been lying undetected for the last hundred years but you must leave everything outside—even your previous knowledge.

Here is the irony of a man who was the greatest living poet of two languages but the secret he had to tell had no name in any language of the world.

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