Those Who Went in Pursuit of Knowledge

Those who went in pursuit of knowledge
Soared up so high, stretched the edge
Were still encaged by the same dark hedge
Brought us same tales ere life to death pledge.

by Omar Khayyam
translated by Shahriar Shahriari

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Rabia February 2, 2011 Reply

that’s some beautiful calligraphy and poetry.

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