Wednesday, July 4, 2012

In honor of the most honorable of mankind

Any house in which you dwell
Does not need lamps
- Shibli

A thousand times do I wash my mouth with musk and rosewater
And still, to speak your name is absolute impudence
- Urfi

Love of the Prophet runs like blood in the veins of the community
- Iqbal

Translations by Annemarie Schimmel

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