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

Fort die Gedanken, Freunde! Auf zur Schenke,
Wo in den Bechern blinkt der rote Wein.

Seht, wie der Himmel in den Bechern funkelt!
Laßt alles Tiefe und Gedachte sein!

[Auf, auf!] Lernt endlich diese Welt erkennen,
Des Lebens tiefste Weisheit liegt im Wein!

Hebt ihr die vollen Becher an die Lippen,
So dringt ihr wahrhaft in das Leben ein!

Fort, fort mit allen gleißenden Gedanken!
Tief ist der Rebensaft! Schenke, schenk ein!

Translation(s): POL

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

Submitted by Hendrikje Scholl


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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)

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Text added to the website: 2004-10-20 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:10

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