MYSTICAL POEMS: “The word NO” by Hafiz

  I rarely let the word “No” escape From my mouth Because it is so plain to my soul That God has shouted, “Yes! Yes! Yes!” To every luminous movement in Existence —Hafiz

MYSTICAL POEMS: “I used to know my name…” by Hafiz

  I used to know my name. Now I don’t. I think a river understands me. For what does it call itself in that blessed moment when it starts emptying into the Infinite Luminous Sea, and opening every aspect of self wider than it ever thought possible? Each drop of itself now running to embrace…

MYSTICAL POEMS BY HAFIZ: “The moon”

  The moon came to me last night With a sweet question. She said, “The sun has been my faithful lover For millions of years. Whenever I offer my body to him Brilliant light pours from his heart. Thousands then notice my happiness And delight in pointing toward my beauty. Hafiz, Is it true that…

“Now is the time” by Hafiz

Now is the time for the world to know That every thought and action is sacred. This is the time For you to compute the impossibility That there is anything But Grace. Now is the season to know That everything you do Is sacred. —Hafiz

SHORT MYSTICAL POEMS: On Oneness by Hafiz

I used to know my name. Now I don’t. I think a river understands me. For what does it call itself in that blessed moment when it starts emptying into the Infinite Luminous Sea, and opening every aspect of self wider than it ever thought possible? Each drop of itself now running to embrace and…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Quenching darkness” by Hafiz

“Quenching darkness” God pours light into every cup, quenching darkness. The proudly pious stuff their cups with parchment and critique the taste of ink while God pours light and the trees lift their limbs without worry of redemption, every blossom a chalice. Hafiz, seduce those withered souls with words that wet their parched lips as…

MYSTIC POEMS: “Now is the time” by Hafiz

“Now is the time” Now is the time for the world to know That every thought and action is sacred. This is the time For you to compute the impossibility That there is anything But Grace. Now is the season to know That everything you do Is sacred. —Hafiz

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Beauty Radiated in Eternity” by Hafiz

Beauty Radiated in Eternity   Beauty radiated in eternity With its light; Love was born And set the worlds alight. It revealed itself to angels Who knew not how to love; It turned shyly towards man And set fire to his heart. Reason ventured to light Its own flame and wear the crown, But Your…