poet Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

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The Lovers

The Lovers
will drink wine night and day.
They will drink until they can
tear away the veils of intellect and
melt away the layers of shame and modesty.
When in Love,
body, mind, heart and soul don't even exist.
Become this,
fall in Love, and you will not be separated again.

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 30, 2010

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Comments about The Lovers by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi

  • Susan WilliamsSusan Williams (9/10/2016 5:57:00 PM)

    Ummmmm, is this saying wine improves the chance of love?

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  • M Asim NehalM Asim Nehal (6/17/2016 6:13:00 AM)

    Very profound poem with a philosophical touch....Awesome

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  • M Asim NehalM Asim Nehal (6/17/2016 6:13:00 AM)

    Very profound poem with a philosophical touch.

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