måndag 26 november 2012

God-Intoxicated

Masts in Kashmir

In Sufi philosophy, a mast is a person who is overcome with love for God, with concomitant external disorientation resembling intoxication. The word originates from the Sufi term Mast-Allah meaning "intoxicated with God." from Persian mast, lit. "intoxicated."

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