The poetry feels like it belongs to all. When Rumi died in 1273, members of all religions came to the funeral. Wherever you stand, his words deepen your connection to the mystery of being alive. " Through Coleman Barks' translations, Rumi is the world's most popular poet. A Year with Rumi brings together 365 of Coleman's mystical, elegant and beautiful translations of Rumi's poetry, for reading, reflection and embarking upon your own journey inward.