"Seek drunkenness from the divine

not from cannabis and wine."

-Moulana Rumi, Masnavi-e Manavi, Book 5, Part 62


Sharghzadeh is a Detroit-based graduate of the University of Michigan. If you are interested in Persian poetry, you can find his translations on instagram and twitter.

He is currently working on the first complete, rhyming translation of Khayyam's Quatrains. You can support his project by joining his Patreon.


Zirrar is a London-based photographer, Islamic history researcher, and you can find him on instagram or his website zirrar.com.

He is currently working on a modern translation of Muhammad Iqbal into English, you can support his project by visiting www.zirrar.com/iqbalproject

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