Poetry, VOLUME 12

Jami – Eight Poems by the Sufi Poet

 

November 9 marks the anniversary of the death of the Sufi poet Jami…

We honor the occasion with five of our favorite poems by Jami …
 
 

For Thee
Jami

Found in the book
The Persian Mystics: Jami

(Available as FREE Ebook on the page linked above)

 

For Thee we have hastened across land and sea,
Have passed over plains, and mountains climbed,
Have turned away from whatever we met
Until we found the way to the sanctuary of Union with Thee.
 

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