KAHLIL GIBRANPoet, Painter, Novelist,Essayist and PhilosopherBecharre, Lebanon (1883) - N.Y. (1931)Click to advance
At the age of 11,he with his family         Migrated to the United states in            search of new opportunities      ...
Gibran was an accomplished artisit.He has attended art school in Paris from  1908 to 1910, pursuing a symbolist and roma...
Works             NuArais al-Muruj    al-Arwah al-Mutamarrida     al-Ajniha al-MutakassiraDama wa Ibtisama al-Mawakib ...
QUOTATIONS OF KAHLIL GIBRAN
It is said that on one occasion,  a woman carrying a child in his arms, he said:"Master, tell us about the children" and h...
"They can       house their bodies      but not their souls,     for their souls dwellin the house of tomorrow,     that e...
" God made Truth with  many doors to welcomeevery believer who knocks              on them.. "
Honors         Lebanese Ministry of Post and Telecommunications published a stamp                   in his honor in 1971....
Death and legacy Gibran died in New York City on April10, 1931: the cause was determined to be    cirrhosis of the liver ...
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  1. 1. KAHLIL GIBRANPoet, Painter, Novelist,Essayist and PhilosopherBecharre, Lebanon (1883) - N.Y. (1931)Click to advance
  2. 2. At the age of 11,he with his family Migrated to the United states in search of new opportunities His fame and influence spreads throughout the world. His reflections and poetry have beentranslated into over twenty languages ​and his drawings and paintings have been exhibited in major world capitals.
  3. 3. Gibran was an accomplished artisit.He has attended art school in Paris from 1908 to 1910, pursuing a symbolist and romantic style over then up-and-coming realism. His more than 700 images include portraits of his friends WB Yeats, Carl Jung and August Rodin. A possible Gibran painting was the subject of a June 2012 episode of the PBS TV series History Detectives
  4. 4. Works NuArais al-Muruj al-Arwah al-Mutamarrida al-Ajniha al-MutakassiraDama wa Ibtisama al-Mawakib al-‘Awāsif al-Badai waal-Taraif The Madman Twenty Drawings The Forerunner The Prophet Sand and Foam Kingdom of the Imagination Jesus, The Son of Man
  5. 5. QUOTATIONS OF KAHLIL GIBRAN
  6. 6. It is said that on one occasion, a woman carrying a child in his arms, he said:"Master, tell us about the children" and he replied:
  7. 7. "They can house their bodies but not their souls, for their souls dwellin the house of tomorrow, that even in dreams visit will be given. "
  8. 8. " God made Truth with many doors to welcomeevery believer who knocks on them.. "
  9. 9. Honors Lebanese Ministry of Post and Telecommunications published a stamp in his honor in 1971. Gibran Museum in Bsharri, Lebanon Gibran Khalil Gibran Garden, Beirut, Lebanon Gibran Khalil Gibran collectin, Soumaya Museum, Mexico. Kahlil Gibran Street, Ville Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada inaugurated on 27 Sept. 2008 on occasion of the 125th anniversary of his birth. Kahlil gibran museum
  10. 10. Death and legacy Gibran died in New York City on April10, 1931: the cause was determined to be cirrhosis of the liver and tuberculosis. Before his death, Gibran expressed the wish that he be buried in Lebanon. This wish was fulfilled in 1932. The words written next to Gibrans grave are "a word I want to see written on my grave: I am alive like you, and Iam standing beside you. Close your eyesand look around, you will see me in front of you ...."
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