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Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

(1207 - 1273 / Persia)

In the Waters of Purity


In the waters of purity, I melted like salt
Neither blasphemy, nor faith, nor conviction, nor
doubt remained.
In the center of my heart a star has appeared
And all the seven heavens have become lost in it.

Submitted: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

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