THE GUEST HOUSE –
BY RUMI AND THE BUDDHA
Rumi, the 13th century Muslim poet from Persia, has deservedly won a place in our hearts for his sublime capacity to nourish the depth of our being with his perceptive insights into love, sensuality, spirituality and intimacy with the immediate world. His poems strike a chord in the depths of our meditative being. More…Not surprisingly, insight meditation teachers delight to read Rumiâ€™s poems to spiritual practitioners. One of his best loved poems is The Guest House. The Buddha used the same metaphor in 2500 AD and gave two talks entitled The Guest House.
THE GUEST HOUSE
This being human is a guest house. Continue reading