Abu ‘l-Husayn al-Nuri

I had supposed that, having passed away

I had supposed that, having passed away

I had supposed that, having passed away From self in concentration, I should blaze A path to Thee, but ah! No creature may Draw near thee, save Thy appointed ways. I cannot longer live, Lord, without Thee; Thy Hand is everywhere: I may not flee. Some have desired through hope to come to Thee, And th... »