Whatever road we take to You, Joy

by Abu-Said Abil-Kheir

English version by Vraje Abramian
Original Language Persian/Farsi

Whatever road we take to You, Joy.
However one is received, Honor.
With whatever eye one beholds You, Beauty.
In whatever language Your Name is spoken, Joy.

-- from Nobody, Son of Nobody: Poems of Shaikh Abu-Saeed Abil-Kheir, Translated by Vraje Abramian

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