About Hafiz

"Hafiz was born in Shiraz in south-east Persia (modern Iran) in approximately 1320 A.D., twenty two years before the birth of Chaucer and a year before the death of Dante. He was named Shams-ud-din, which means 'Sun of Faith,' Mohammed. Later when he began to write poetry he selected Hafiz for his pen-name or 'takhallus'. 'Hafiz' is the title given to one who has learnt the whole of the Koran by heart and Hafiz claimed to have done this is fourteen different ways.

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Silence - Hafiz
Dont Worry Be Happy - Hafiz - Translation Thomas Rain Crowe -
What Happens When Your Soul Begins To Awaken - Hafiz
Tripping Over Joy - Hafiz
Skinning Your Knees On God - Hafiz
The Stairway of Existence - Hafiz
I Have Learned So Much - Hafiz - Translation by Daniel Ladinsky
I Know The Way You Can Get - Hafiz - Translated by Daniel Ladinsky
His Great Visions of God - Hafiz Shirazi
The Woman I Love - Hafiz
The Warrior - Hafiz
Tired of Speaking Sweetly - Hafiz
Look What Happens - Hafiz
A Day of Silence - Hafiz