Know, the true nature of your Beloved.
In His loving eyes, your every thought,
Word and movement is always –
– Shaykh Abu Said Abul-Khayr.
From the Book, ‘Nobody, Son of Nobody, Poems of Shaikh Abu-Saeed Abil-Kheir’, translated by Vraje Abramian.
Shaykh Abu Said Abul-Khayr was born in 967 (357 A.H.) in Mayhana in modern day Turkmenistan, near the Iranian border. Shaykh Abu Said acquired widespread fame throughout Khorasan and beyond, for his flamboyant personality, his teaching and in particular for his high spiritual station which manifested itself through a clear display of miraculous powers.