Sufi Poetry

Lost in the Call

Remember God so much that you are


Let the caller and the called disappear;

Be lost in the Call.


~ Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi


Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi was a Sufi Shaykh who lived in Turkey 800 years ago, being one of the greatest Saints that the world has ever seen. He has been the most popular poets in the USA for the past ten years, with people still finding inspiration in his wisdom and beautiful language. He was the founder of the Mevlevi Sufi Order, who are famous for their Sufi Whirling Ceremony.