Download e-book for kindle: I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy by Hafiz, Daniel Ladinsky

By Hafiz, Daniel Ladinsky

ISBN-10: 1440610541

ISBN-13: 9781440610547

From the well known translator of The reward, a wealthy assortment that brings the nice Sufi poet to Western readers

To Persians , the poems of Hafiz usually are not "classical literature" from a distant prior yet loved knowledge from an expensive and intimate good friend that stay quoted in everyday life. With uncanny perception, Hafiz captures the numerous varieties and levels of affection. His poetry outlines the phases of the mystic's "path of love"—a trip within which love dissolves own obstacles and boundaries to affix better techniques of progress and transformation.

Show description

Read or Download I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy PDF

Best spirituality books

Download e-book for kindle: The 7-Minute Marriage Solution: 7 Things to Start! 7 Things by Stephen Arterburn

Arterburn finds the seven behaviors that almost all normally kill marriages and the seven confident activities that construct nice marriages.

Into the Soul: The Mysteries of Spiritual Healing by Kinneret Maayan PDF

Into the Soul – the secret of power therapeutic through Kinneret Maayan is ready a trip into the interior recesses of the soul; it dives into the depths and soars to the peaks of remedy, supplying readers with perception, knowing and how to adventure stability and happiness. It deals a standpoint of the twists and turns of lifestyles that could resolve burdensome tangles so as event happiness and psychological health and wellbeing.

New PDF release: Screens and Teens: Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless

For those who consider like you’re wasting your youngster to know-how, you’re now not alone.

Screen time is quickly changing kinfolk time, and for youths specially, it really is hardwiring the way in which they connect to their global.  

In monitors and youths, Dr. Kathy is helping you are making experience of all this and empowers you to reply. She:

• Exposes the lies that expertise can train your teen
• courses you in countering these lies with biblical truths and beneficial practices
• stocks good fortune tales of households who've reduce on expertise and prioritized every one other

Kathy’s learn, adventure, and relatability all come jointly for an inspiring ebook, bound to assist you be nearer along with your young children.   

Grab a pen and prepare to underline, circle, and write "That’s so us! " within the margins. Be outfitted to maintain your relations hooked up.  

Additional info for I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy

Example text

What good is it to you to feed the hungry, give the thirsty to drink, or visit prisoners in jail? Remember that sentence from Paul: “If I give my body to be burned and all my goods to feed the poor and have not love . ” It’s not your actions, it’s your being that counts. Then you might swing into action. You might or might not. You can’t decide that until you’re awake. Unfortunately, all the emphasis is concentrated on changing the world and very little emphasis is given to waking up. When you wake up, you will know what to do or what not to do.

Every label you can conceive of except perhaps that of human being. I am a human being. Fair enough; doesn’t say very much. But when you say, “I am successful,” that’s crazy. ” Success is something that comes and goes; it could be here today and gone tomorrow. ” When you said, “I was a success,” you were in error; you were plunged into darkness. You identified yourself with success. ” You know what’s going to happen to you if you identify yourself with these things. You’re going to cling to them, you’re going to be worried that they may fall apart, and that’s where your suffering comes in.

You could be a plumber or a lawyer or a businessman or a priest, but that does not affect the essential “I”. It doesn’t affect you. If I change my profession tomorrow, it’s just like changing my clothes. I am untouched. Are you your clothes? Are you your name? Are you your profession? Stop identifying with them. They come and go. When you really understand this, no criticism can affect you. No flattery or praise can affect you either. When someone says, “You’re a great guy,” what is he talking about?

Download PDF sample

I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy by Hafiz, Daniel Ladinsky


by Jeff
4.2

Rated 4.10 of 5 – based on 14 votes