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Lost in Divine

What is to be done, O Moslems? for I do not recognize myself.

I am neither Christian, nor Jew, nor Gabr, nor Moslem.

I am not of the East, nor of the West, nor of the land, nor of the sea; 126 more words



That year it did not snow in the mountains as it did the year before. When spring arrived, it only rained twice. In the valley below, where many villagers lived, they looked to the mountains and its many rivers for water. 580 more words

“Your task is not to seek for love,
but merely to seek and find
all the barriers within yourself
that you have built against it.”


The Guest House, by Rumi

The Guest House

This being human is a guest house
every day a new arrival.

A joy, a depression a meanness,
some momentary awareness comes… 100 more words


Simple wisdom from Rumi

…This is a subtle truth.
Whatever you love, you are.


Night of the Ghazal

On Balatas Road, Magsaysay Avenue, Naga City, there is a place that offers an inexpensive out-of-town experience. Named ARABICA, it is a restaurant that utilizes—as you might have guessed—Middle Eastern themes, where our December 20th Afro-Asian Literature class under Dr. 651 more words