سرود چيست كه چندين فسون عشق دراوست
سرود محرم عشق است و عشق محرم اوست
What is music and why is there so much of the enchantment of love in it?
Music is the secret of love and love is the secret of God.
—Qutb ad-Din Bakhtiar Kaki
13th Century Chishti Shaykh from Delhi
The Islamic tradition has been animated by music since its inception. The musical recitation of the Qur’an has given birth to many other profound musical traditions, which have spread the barakah—or blessed presence of the Divine—throughout the world and across the centuries... Read More