Treasure Island

Amir Khusro

(1253 - 1325 / Patiali / India)

Every SectHas a Faith


Every sect has a faith, a direction (Qibla) to which they turn,
I have turned my face towards the crooked cap (of Nizamudin Aulia)
The whole world worships something or the other,
Some look for God in Mecca, while some go to Kashi (Banaras) ,
So why can't I, Oh wise people, fall into my beloved's feet?
Every sect has a faith, a Qibla.

Submitted: Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Edited: Friday, March 23, 2012

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