Great post from myFriend blog 😉

Subhan Zein

One day a man visited Hassan the Great Sufi in his house. The man was a devout; one who read the Holy Scripture every day, fast twice a week, and helped others with charities. After bragging of his piousness to Hassan, he spoke passionately about his great visions of God he felt he was having in his dream the night before.

He asked Hassan, “Are these wondrous dreams true? Are they signs that my rituals have now found their meaning?”

Surprisingly Hassan replied, “How many goats do you have?”

The man was taken by surprise. He said morosely, “I am speaking passionately about sublime visions and mystical dreams and you ask about goats!”

Imperturbably the Great Sufi replied, “Yes, brother-how many goats do you have?”

The man finally answered, “Well, Hassan, I have seventy four.”

“And how many wives?”

Again, the man looked surprised, and said, “Four.”

Hassan prattled on…

View original post 89 more words

One thought on “

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s