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Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

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Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

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Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

Revered by people for almost seven centuries, Amir Khusrau is one of the biggest and most important names of the South Asian cultural history. His words have been adopted by many, translated by hundreds, and still taught in schools and universities. He wrote mainly in Persian and introduced the ghazal to the subcontinent. Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life.  He’s also regarded as the father of qawalli. His words have been sung by Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Sahab, Abida Parveen, Aziz Mian Qawal, amongst some of the biggest names in the musical history of this part of the world. His work also frequents itself into international media and films (predominantly the Hindi film industry). His words will never leave us, and we have tried putting together just some of his work that will make your day a little better.

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1    i have become you, and you have become me.

i am the body, you the soul.

so that no one can say, hereafter,

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that you are someone else and I am someone else.

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

2      if there is a paradise on earth,
it is this, it is this, it is this.

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Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

   the dust at your doorstep is just the right thing to apply,
if kohl fails to work in the eyes.

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

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4     oh Khusrau, the river of love runs in strange directions.
the one who jumps into it drowns, and one who drowns is the one who gets across

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Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

5     the creaking of the chain of Majnun is the orchestra of the lovers,

to appreciate its music is well beyond the ears of the wise

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life6      how can her eyes reflect any sympathy for the nights I have spent awake?
        for she herself knows of nothing in the night, except sleeping

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

7      Khusrau, the bride spends the eve of her wedding awake with her beloved,
the body belongs to her, but heart to him…the two have become one

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

8     Khusrau, what you need to do is concentrate hard, like the Hindu does –
he even burns himself to offer to God

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Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

Famous Quotes From Poet Amir Khusrau Will Make You Fall In Love With Life

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