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Rumi: When I am with you

When I am with you, we stay up all night.
When you’re not here, I can’t go to sleep.

Praise God for these two insomnias!

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Curl My Toes (who Said That?)

The Real Story Of Junetron

It’s an album of music, but there’s a story behind it that I’d like to tell.


Recently I got the chance (the time) to make a short album of electronic music (beats), as an antidote to all of the lyric songs that I had been working on. 1,041 more words


Book Review: The Essential Rumi (Poems by Rumi, Translated by Coleman Barks)

Poetry is fascinating because it has simplicity in depth and depth in simplicity. True, not all poets manage to do that with every poem. An exception I can think of is the great Gulzar sir. 408 more words


"Love is the religion, and the universe is the book."

“Love is the religion, and the universe is the book.” – Jelaluddin Chelabi

See – http://www.katinkahesselink.net/sufi/coleman_rumi.html

TAGS: love, love is the religion, Jelaluddin Chelabi, Coleman Barks,

Spiritual Development

Forget Spirituality and Simply Feel

My outer world, including my blog, looks like I’ve been lazy, because I’ve been busy working internally, feeling for which way to turn my spiritual work and service.  607 more words

New Earth

Rumi, Hafez and A Lot of Information About Translation

Disclaimer: I do not read Persian, so I can only comment on the English translations and versions of this poetry. I hope to find some friends who can point me toward good videos and audio recordings of these poems in their original language. 775 more words

CupPL Event

Mundi Performs at URBAN-15

Mundi Performs at URBAN-15  Saturday, March 21st!

March 21, 2015

URBAN-15 Studio at 2500 S. Presa St., 78210

Mundi displays a healthy disregard for where the boundaries of folk, classical and rock lie. 134 more words

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