Tomorrow (Dec. 17) marks the anniversary of the death of the Sufi poet Rumi.
Here are five of our favorite poems by him…
(trans. by R.A. Nicholson)
Pray in this wise and allay your difficulties:
“Give us good in the house of our present world,
And give us good in the house of our next world.
Make our path pleasant as a garden.
And be Thou, O Holy One, our goal!”