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Vorausbestimmung

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Persian (Farsi)

Alles ist vorausbestimmt
Durch die große Güte Allahs,
Ach, was soll ich tun?

Ich bin längst vorausbestimmt
Für den Wein und für die Schenke
Ach, was soll ich tun?

Wie die Vögel ihre Büsche,
Wie die Rehe ihre Wälder
Lieben durch Vorausbestimmung,
Also liebe ich alleine
Wein und Schenke und die Schenkin, -

Alles ist vorausbestimmt
Durch die große Güte Allahs,
Ach, was soll ich tun?


Translation(s): ENG HEB

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Die Lieder und Gesänge des Hafis, YinYang Media Verlag. ISBN 3-935727-03-8.

Submitted by Regina Berlinghof

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • HEB Hebrew (עברית) (Ehud Shapiro) , title 1: "הכל צפוי", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , title 1: "Predetermination", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2003-12-06.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:01
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