Treasure Island

Kabir

(1440 - 1518 / Pratapgar, Uttar Pradesh, India)

The Dropp and The Sea


I went looking for Him
And lost myself;
The dropp merged with the Sea -
Who can find it now?

Looking and looking for Him
I lost myself;
The Sea merged with the dropp -
Who can find it now?

Submitted: Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, May 02, 2012

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Collected from Perfume of the Desert: Inspirations from Sufi Wisdom, by Andrew Harvey / Eryk Hanut

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