[You who want]

By Hadewijch II Hadewijch II

Translated By Jane Hirshfield

You who want
knowledge,
seek the Oneness
within
 
There you
will find
the clear mirror
already waiting

Hadewijch II, “[You who want]” from Women in Praise of the Sacred (New York: Harper Collins, 1994), translated by Jane Hirshfield.

Source: Women in Praise of the Sacren (HarperCollins Publishers Inc, 1994)

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Poet Hadewijch II

Subjects Living, The Mind, Religion, The Spiritual

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