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Words of the sages

Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah {} “The longing for God”

Vedad Grozdanic

(On the meaning of life)

“The longing for God and
for meeting Him is a breeze
that blows across the heart,
removing from it the glittering
illusions of the worldly life …”

-Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah,
fourteenth-century Syrian scholar

….. …..

(From the book:
The Sayings of Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah,
by Ikram Hawramani; page forty-four)