Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing

by Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi

English version by Coleman Barks
Original Language Persian/Farsi

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing,
there is a field. I'll meet you there.

When the soul lies down in that grass,
the world is too full to talk about.
Ideas, language, even the phrase each other
doesn't make any sense.

-- from The Essential Rumi, Translated by Coleman Barks

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