Rabi’a al-Adawiyya, a major saint of Islam and one of the central figures of Sufi Excerpted from Doorkeeper of the Heart: Versions of Rabi’a. Doorkeeper of the Heart: Versions of Rabiaby Charles Upton”How long will you keep pounding an open doorBegging for someone to open it?”Readers of these . Published: (); Diwans of ‘Alqama al Fahl, al Muhalhil ibn Rabi’a, ‘Amr ibn Doorkeeper of the heart: versions of Rabiʼa / [translated by] Charles Upton.

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Doorkeeper of the heart : versions of Rabiʼa

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Great stories of Rabia, a Sufi mystic born in AD of her supernatural feats and her poetry describing her relationship to God. English View all editions and formats. Sold by LoyaltyWorx and ships from Amazon Fulfillment.

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