"Many have died; you also will die. The drum of death is being beaten. The world has fallen in love with a dream. Only sayings of the wise will remain." ~ Kabir
My body is flooded
With the flame of Love.
My soul lives in
A furnace of bliss.
Fills my mouth,
And fans through all things
With each outbreath.
English version by Andrew Harvey
"If you don't break your ropes while you're alive, do you think ghosts will do it after?" ~ Kabir
Within this earthen vessel are bowers and groves, and within
it is the Creator:
Within this vessel are the seven oceans and the unnumbered
The touchstone and the jewel-appraiser are within;
And within this vessel the Eternal soundeth, and the spring
Kabir says: "Listen to me, my Friend! My beloved Lord is