What are the most beautiful spiritual poems and the most pleasant spiritual poets to read? Let’s take a look at our recommended list …

Discover beautiful, spiritual poems and poets

If you are looking for beautiful, spiritual lyrics, this list of beautiful, spiritual poems and poets is ideal for you. We start our recommendations with the top 10 best Spiritual Poems & Poets of all time. This list has been updated this year, including all the recent titles.

Beautiful Spiritual Poems & PoetsAuthor
All the World’s a StageWilliam Shakespeare
The Road Not TakenRobert Frost
Lady LazarusSylvia Plath
Walking AroundPablo Neruda
A Dream within a DreamEdgar Allan Poe
IfRudyard Kipling
I Know Why the Caged Bird SingsMaya Angelou
 Do Not Go Gentle into that Good NightDylan Thomas
SolitudeElla Wheeler Scott
 Crow’s FallTed Hughes

The updated top 10 list: the best books with spiritual poems and poets

The She Book

Tanya Markul has collected her best poetry in ‘The She Book’, and the poems are meant to awake your soul and find the wisdom to move forward. Be the woman you want to be and have the courage to do so with both the strength and vulnerability from these poems.


There may not be that many words on the pages as you think, but those words that have made it to each page will make you think and wonder about your life and where you are headed. Look inward to find meaning in life again.

Rumi’s Little Book of Life: The Garden of the Soul, the Heart, and the Spirit

There are 196 poems by Rumi in this book, and this is the first time it is available in English. If you are doing some soul-searching, then Rumi’s poems can bring clarity and recognition.

The Book of Spiritual Poetry: Enlightenment

The writer’s goal with sharing his poetry is for the reader to find the Lord and work on the relationship he has with him.

Moon in Veil: Moon poems about Love, Life, Universe, Healing and Nature | Read Earth Poems, Moon and Sun’s Love, Universe’s Love, Sky and Earth Love, Heartbreak Related Spiritual Poetry

We like the personal aspects of this book of poems, where the author is very much connected with the moon. The 21 spiritual poems all have a drawing made by the author herself. 

The Spiritual Poems of Rumi: Translated by Nader Khalili (Timeless Rumi)

Nader Khalili is a Rumi expert and in our opinion he was the best choice to translate 120 of Rumi’s poems in English. Our longing to understand ourselves and the entire universe can be felt in all of Rumi’s words.

The Shambhala Anthology of Women’s Spiritual Poetry

What we find unique about this book is that is a collection of the best poetry on women’s spiritual life from the last four thousand years. There is something for everyone in the poetry in this book, and that is because all the different writers use poetry in a different way to get a message across.

Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers

The principle of Wabi-Sabi is explained in this book. Learn why it could be helpful for creative people to know of this concept and how to appreciate it. Not everything should look perfect, and what is ‘perfect’ anyway?

Premier Book of Major Poets: An Anthology

This book was published in 1996, but it still has some of the best poetry works in history. The best writers have been selected with their most unique works. The chapters with poems have been arranged by theme.

The Poet: A Novel (Jack McEvoy Book 1)

This thriller is centered around death, and when a serial killer has specific targets, Jack McEvoy needs to start acting quick before he will be the next victim on the killer’s radar.

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