Saving Rumi By on May 28, 2020 • ( 2 ) Like this:Like Loading... Related ‹ What’s the difference between living in Saudi Arabia and the USA?Our society insists that women are in every meaningful way exactly the same as men – yet simultaneously, magically, they are better than men. ›Categories: Islam, Rumi
He wrote in Farsi, if Ken is interested…he often used Islamic themes in his poem but often ignored, these two have been quoted a lot recently in the campaign to reclaim Rumi
I am the servant of the Qur’an as long as I have life.
I am the dust on the path of Muhammad, the Chosen one.
If anyone quotes anything except this from my sayings,
I am quit of him and outraged by these words.
Rumi’s Quatrain No. 1173
“The Light of Muhammad has become a thousand branches (of knowledge), a thousand, so that both this world and the next have been seized from end to end. If Muhammad rips the veil open from a single such branch, thousands of monks and priests will tear the string of FALSE belief from around their waists.”
But there’s a lot lot more
It’s sad that we have to do it actually
“was educated in science of hadith”
I really doubt that. Most sufis would not admit that those people were mere heretic.