Hafiz

 

Hafiz – Sufi mystic and a 14th-century Persian poet. Also known as Khwajeh Shams al-Din Muhammad Hafez-e Shirazi,  mystic and poet. Sometimes credited as “Hafiz” or “Hafiz of Shiraz”. Themes of his poetry include love, devotion, God, faith, hypocracy and a mystical view of life.

Hafiz Poems

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Translations by Shariar Shariar
Translations by Thomas Rain Crowe

 

(1) Excerpt from “WIld Deer” Translated by: Shariar Shariar