Thursday, September 29, 2005

That which God said to the rose,
and caused it to laugh in full-blown beauty,
he said to my heart,
and made it a hundred times more beautiful.
- Jalaluddin al-Rumi

A man lost his way in the desert, and wandered aimlessly for several days. He ran out of food, and thought he would die. Then he saw a bag lying in the sand. He opened it, and at first he thought it was filled with grains of barley. He was overjoyed. But when he tried to eat them, he discovered they were pearls—and he plunged into despair.
- Saadi ash-Shiraz, "Gulistan"

4 Comments:

At 8:26 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

masha Allah... so beautiful

 
At 11:19 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

Cun!

 
At 1:32 AM , Blogger mutadayyin said...

tak paham le poem yg first tu.. anybody care to explain?

 
At 8:41 PM , Blogger nur mohamad said...

cuba fikirkan kalimah apa yg Allah bisikkan pada bunga dan pada hati tu?

- ammu mokhtar pernah tanya soalan ni dulu, dulu

 

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