June 5, 2008

Oh My Lord, if I Worship you-Rabia Al-Adawiyah

Posted in Character, Faith786's Favorites, Islam, Poetry, Quotes, Sufism, Taqwa, Tazkiyah at 12:28 am by faith786

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

Oh my Lord

if I worship You
from fear of hell, burn me in hell.

If I worship You
from hope of Paradise, bar me from its gates.

But if I worship You
for Yourself alone, grant me then the beauty of Your Face.

-Rabia Al-Adawiyah


1 Comment »

  1. Noreen said,

    That is deep.

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