There is a Place....
by Rumi

There is a place where words are born in silence,
a place where the whispers of the heart arise.
There is a place where voices sing your beauty,
A place where every breath
carves your image
in my soul.

From Wikipedia: Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī (Persian: جلال‌الدین محمد رومی‎‎), also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī (جلال‌الدین محمد بلخى), Mawlānā/Mevlânâ (مولانا, "our master"),Mevlevî/Mawlawī (مولوی, "my master"), and more popularly simply as Rumi (30 September 1207 – 17 December 1273), was a 13th-century Persian[1][7] poet, jurist, Islamic scholar, theologian, and Sufi mystic.[8] Rumi's influence transcends national borders and ethnic divisions: Iranians, Tajiks, Turks, Greeks, Pashtuns, other Central Asian Muslims, and the Muslims of South Asia have greatly appreciated his spiritual legacy for the past seven centuries.[9] His poems have been widely translated into many of the world's languages and transposed into various formats. Rumi has been described as the "most popular poet"[10] and the "best selling poet" in the United States.[11][12]

Rumi's works are written mostly in Persian, but occasionally he also used Turkish, Arabic, and Greek,[13][14][15] in his verse.[16][17] His Mathnawī, composed in Konya, is considered one of the greatest poems of the Persian language.[18][19] His works are widely read today in their original language across Greater Iran and the Persian-speaking world.[20][21] Translations of his works are very popular, most notably in Turkey, Azerbaijan, the United States, and South Asia.[22] His poetry has influenced Persian literature, but also Turkish, Ottoman Turkish, Azerbaijani, as well as the literature of some other Turkic, Iranian, and Indo-Aryan languages including Chagatai, Pashto, and Bengali.

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