Poems that touch your heart- 02
Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī or Rumi, as he is popularly known is a 13th century Persian poet and scholar.
His poems have always influenced me and it evokes a sense of emotional awareness if you read carefully.
Below are few of his lines. ( translated)-
My heart is so small, it’s almost invisible.
How can you place such big sorrows in it?
“Look”, He answered,
“your eyes are even smaller,
yet they behold the world.”