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Rumi Quatrains

Quatrains 62 If you desire the self, get out of the self. Leave the shallow stream behind and flow into the river deep and wide. Don’t be an ox pulling the wheel of the plow, Turn with the stars that wheel above you. 494 Someone who received half a loaf of bread from heaven, And … Continue reading

RUMI: Turning Ecstatic

In the first years of the Twenty-first Century the spiritual influence of Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi is being strongly felt by people of diverse beliefs throughout the Western world. He is being recognized here in the West, as he has been for seven centuries in the Middle East and Western Asia, as one of the greatest … Continue reading