ARE YOU LOOKING…

English: Kabir with a disciple Italiano: Kabir...

 Kabir with a disciple (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR ME?

Are you looking for me? I am in the next seat.
My shoulder is against yours.
you will not find me in the stupas, not in Indian shrine
rooms, nor in synagogues, nor in cathedrals:
not in masses, nor kirtans, not in legs winding
around your own neck, nor in eating nothing but
vegetables.

When you really look for me, you will see me
instantly —
you will find me in the tiniest house of time.

Kabir says: Student, tell me, what is God?
He is the breath inside the breath.

Kabir [1440-1518]

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