“Rabe'a al-Adiwiyah, a great woman saint of Sufism, was seen running through the streets of her hometown, Basra, carrying a torch in one hand and a bucket of water in the other. When someone asked her what she was doing, she answered, 'I am going to take this bucket of water and pour it on the...
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I post one below about Sikhism. I would love to see other such posted for other religions and faiths as noted by outsiders. Outsiders being one's from outside looking in or being of a different faith than what they are commenting upon!
I found many unforgettable phrases which came from the bottom of their hearts - the converts into Sikhism. Reading them actually fills me with a kind of satisfaction and bliss that can only be experienced and appreciated.
I will start the ball rolling for others to add in theirs too.
Sir Winston Churchill
was very well conversant with the bravery of the Sikhs, who had fought for Britain in the World Wars. Churchill while speaking in the British Parliament said:
".....It is a matter of regret that due to the obsession of the present times people are distorting the superior...
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Hindi Food Quotes
Doodh ka jala, chhaachh bhi phook phook kar peeta hai
Literal – One who’s burnt his tongue having hot mik will even blow over buttermilk, before drinking it?!? (somebody plz translate that for me!)
English equivalent – Once bitten, twice...
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a love sickness.
Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.
All the arts come from God and are to be respected as divine...
Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa,
Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh.
Everyone feel free to add Chess Quotes they know of.
Selected Chess Quotes
never underestimate your opponent
Play shrewdly, and the victory will be waiting for you in the end.
Mastery takes time; and time requires patience...
Quotes in Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji
Quotes from Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji have been collected and organized according to the topic they belong to. Keep in mind that one quote can belong to more than one topic. You could look at the various quotes by searching the topic...
Allah will leave the disbelievers alone for a while, but then he will compel them to the doom of Fire.
2:126 - And when Abraham prayed: My Lord! Make this a region of security and bestow upon its people fruits, such of them as...