Spiritual Portal
Oct 17, 2019 09:18 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Steve Hydonus' music on CD Baby!
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Links Staff List Login Register  

The Bowl of Saki


Recent Items

Views: 12
Comments (3)
By: kingfisher111

Views: 11
Comments (1)
By: Steve Hydonus

Views: 3
Comments (0)
By: tides2dust

Views: 4
Comments (0)
By: Steve Hydonus
Pages: 1 ... 5 6 [7] 8 9 ... 16
  Print  
Author Topic: The Bowl of Saki  (Read 1526 times)
tides2dust
Administrator
Hero Member
*****

Karma: 0
Offline Offline

Posts: 3738



« Reply #90 on: Mar 11, 2016 07:53 pm »


Man sees what he sees; beyond it he cannot see.

     Bowl of Saki, March 11, by Hazrat Inayat Khan

When an ordinary or an illiterate person meets a poet, he sees the man-part and not the poet-part. But if he is told that this person is a poet he may see the poet-part when he meets him. He now sees that he is a poet in his actions and in his words; in everything about him he sees the poet, whereas otherwise he would not have been able to see this. Thus a great poet may go among a crowd and the people will only see the man in him; they do not see the poet, and they do not know how profound his thoughts are. So once a person begins to recognize God in man he does not see the man any more but God. The man is the surface, while God is deep within him. Such recognition brings a person into touch with everyone's innermost being, and then he knows more about people than they know themselves. ...



Divine perfection is perfection in all powers and mysteries. All these are manifested without specially striving for them. Perfection and annihilation is that stage where there is no longer 'I' and no longer 'you', where there is what there is.

 from  http://wahiduddin.net/mv2/XII/XII_I_12.htm

http://wahiduddin.net/saki/saki_date.php




Well now... I do believe I've already shared this lovely insight from Hazrat Inayat Khan... Oh dear!

Perhaps I drink too heavily  Grin
« Last Edit: Mar 11, 2016 07:54 pm by dragonpie » Report Spam   Logged

peace ~ <3

Pages: 1 ... 5 6 [7] 8 9 ... 16
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum


Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy