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Rumi - Love poems - The whirling heaven, Ever seeking and searching

Identifier

005996

Type of Spiritual Experience

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A description of the experience

Grief – The Love Poems of Rumi

The whirling heaven
Ever seeking and searching –
Here too is fortune and misfortune for the hosts of stars
And you take note of every single mixture
For the whole suffers grief from each part
How you must know the paleness of decay
And the unco-operative elements
Of water, earth of fire and air
For life is the peace of contraries
And death is the proof of this war

The source of the experience

Rumi, Jalaladdin

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Air
Earth
Fire
Water

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Grief

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