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Celebrating Spring with Rumi (and Pictures)

SPRING

Again, the violet bows to the lily.

Again, the rose is tearing off her gown!

The green ones have come from the other world, 187 more words

Bassem is trying

Be as you appear
or appear as you are.
-Rumi-

Islam

Osterley Park

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field.I will meet you there.” Rumi

Poetry

Unable to Fly

Back in September of 2008, I posted a poem by Rumi. That poem has echoed in my mind ever since, and just a few days ago it was stuck in my mind, but in that moment Rumi’s poem sounded so hollow—too cheerful and too confident— to me. 206 more words

Poetry

Silently Drawn

I’ve had a thought on my mind lately:  Am I doing what I am passionate about?  Work-wise, I am in a good situation.  My parents are proud that I have “moved-up” in my workplace and, honestly, I am grateful to be in my current position.   421 more words

Musings

the secret of the violin...

Rumi said, “A secret is hidden in the rhythms of music. If I revealed it, it would upset the world.” One afternoon, a musician was playing the violin and Rumi was listening with great concentration. 36 more words

Sufism

IT IS LOVE THAT HOLDS EVERYTHING TOGETHER.

-RUMI-

Mystics