Rabi’a al-Adawiyya, a major saint of Islam and one of the central figures of Sufi Excerpted from Doorkeeper of the Heart: Versions of Rabi’a. Doorkeeper of the Heart: Versions of Rabiaby Charles Upton”How long will you keep pounding an open doorBegging for someone to open it?”Readers of these . Published: (); Diwans of ‘Alqama al Fahl, al Muhalhil ibn Rabi’a, ‘Amr ibn Doorkeeper of the heart: versions of Rabiʼa / [translated by] Charles Upton.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Released from slavery after her owner witnessed a blinding light in the garden where she prayed, she devoted her life to her Beloved. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Mehughes rated it it doorkkeeper amazing Dec 11, From the Knowing Heart. Selected Poems Rab’ia of Basra 3. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Your life is the only opportunity that life can give you.


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Details Rab’ia of Basra: The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Thanks to the interpretations of Charles Upton, fersions may be the world’s most accessible and meditative book on Rabia. Each one carried in her hand a serving-tray filled with light. See all 3 reviews.

Rabia al-Adawiyya was an unconventional Muslim woman from Basra known as “the First of Sufis”, the original Sufi poet-saint, a predecessor to Rumi and Hafiz. View q subjects More like this Similar Items.

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