Treasure Island

Muhyiddin Ibn Arabi

(1165-1240 / Murcia)

Wonder


Wonder,
A garden among the flames!
My heart can take on any form:
A meadow for gazelles,
A cloister for monks,
For the idols, sacred ground,
Ka'ba for the circling pilgrim,
The tables of the Torah,
The scrolls of the Quran.
My creed is Love;
Wherever its caravan turns along the way,
That is my belief,
My faith.

Submitted: Friday, February 21, 2014

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