The exploits of the incomparable Mulla Nasrudin.

by Idries Shah

Publisher: Simon and Schuster in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 158 Downloads: 908
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Subjects:

  • Nasreddin Hoca (Legendary character),
  • Tales,
  • Folklore

About the Edition

Collected stories about a popular figure in the folklore of many Asian and European countries.

Edition Notes

Other titlesNasreddin Hoca (Anecdotes)
StatementDrawings by Richard Williams.
ContributionsWilliams, Richard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.S47 Ex 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5542822M
LC Control Number67020796

The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin. The generous donations we have received to date have made it possible for us to s books to Afghanistan DONATE Help us DONATE. ISF would like highlight several organisations with which it collaborates, whose work is exceptionally important in the fields of Literacy, Imagination, and the. The World of Nasrudin is the fourth book in the corpus written by Idries Shah, and is the last to be published by the celebrated Afghan author. Available in the following formats: BUY NOW. Read it for Free. OPEN BOOK The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin. Mulla Nasrudin. They're comprised of skillful contemporary retellings of hundreds of collected stories and sayings bringing the unmistakable wisdom, wit, and charm of the timeless jokester to life. The mulla and his stories appear in literature and oral traditions from the Middle East to Greece, Russia, France - . RECOMMENDED. by Idries Shah. Mulla Nasrudin, the wise fool of Eastern folklore, holds a special place in Sufi studies. The Sufis, who believe that deep intuition is the only real guide to knowledge, use the humorous stories of Nasrudin's adventures almost like exercises in Eastern thought.

Collections of Mulla Nasrudin stories. The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin ISBN () The Pleasantries of the Incredible Mulla Nasrudin ISBN () The Subtleties of the Inimitable Mulla Nasrudin ISBN () The World of Nasrudin ISBN () Studies of the English. Exploits of the incomparable Mulla Nasrudin. New York, Simon and Schuster [, ©] (OCoLC) Online version: Shah, Idries, Exploits of the incomparable Mulla Nasrudin. New York, Simon and Schuster [, ©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Nasreddin, Hoca; Nasreddin, Hoca: Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document. Nasrudin heard that there was a banquet being held in the near-by town, and that everyone was invited. He made his way there as quickly as he could. When the Master of Ceremonies saw him in his ragged cloak, he seated him in the most inconspicuous place far from the great table where the most important people were being waited on hand and foot. This book is a collection of very short tales, jokes & annecdotes, all featuring Mulla Nasrudin. Mulla Nasrudin is at the same time a fool and a clever Sufi holy man. His stories are told in this collection, some amusing, some profound, but most an exercise in common sense, or what-is-said-exactly/5(50).

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The Sufis, who believe that deep intuition is the only real guide to knowledge, use the humorous stories of Nasrudin’s adventures almost like exercises. Each one of Idries Shah's three delightful Nasrudin books - The Pleasantries of the Incredible Mulla Nasrudin, the Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin and the Subtleties of the Inimitable Mulla Nasrudin - is not only the perfect gift for any thinking person with a sense of humor, but a fitting antidote to the stress, pressure and confusion of modern life.5/5(5).

In three definitive volumes (The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin, The Pleasantries of the Incredible Mulla Nasrudin and The Subtleties of the Inimitable Mulla Nasrudin) Idries Shah takes us to the very heart of this mysterious mentor, the Mulla Nasrudin.

The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin. By: One of the book’s attractions is the way that it considers central questions and areas of study from different angles. Sufi literature, the use of humour, and Sufi communities in various cultural settings are some of the many subjects discussed.

In addition, experts in their fields. The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin demonstrates the power of the Sufi teaching story. If you resist the temptation to rush through and read a bunch of these stories in one sitting, but instead take one or two at a time and look at them from various perspectives, you'll find a Reviews: The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin demonstrates the power of the Sufi teaching story.

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Dutton edition, in English - 1st by: Editions for Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin: The Subtleties of the Inimitable Mulla Nasrudin: (Paperback published in ), Cited by: On The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin Monday, Mulla Nasrudin is a medieval folk hero who is claimed by many countries, including Afghanistan, Iran and Turkey.

He is part court jester, part Socratic philosopher, and the many tales of his sayings and adventures are still popular throughout the Middle East and parts of. An illustration of an open book. Books.

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Click on a book cover to start reading. Get this from a library! The exploits of the incomparable Mulla Nasrudin. [Idries Shah; Richard Williams;] -- Collected stories about a popular figure in the folklore of .Nasreddin or Nasreddin Hodja or Mullah Nasreddin Hooja (/ n æ s ˈ r ɛ d ɪ n /) or Mullah Nasruddin was a Seljuq satirist, born in Hortu Village in Sivrihisar, Eskişehir Province, present-day Turkey and died in 13th century in Akşehir, near Konya, a capital of the Seljuk Sultanate of Rum, in today's Turkey.

He is considered a populist philosopher, Sufi and wise man, remembered for his.The Exploits of the Incomparable Mulla Nasrudin is a book written by Idries Shah and illustrated by Richard Williams.

Description Edit. The book is package of multiple maghrebian jokes featuring the character of the optimistic Mulla Nasrudin, "the mad man who was wise".His logic, unlike any other's, allows him to pass any trial without inconvenient.