Ancient Sufi Wisdom on the Theme of 'Decluttering'

The ancient Sufi stories work on you over time. Like a seed in the dark they often blossom years after you've heard them. Filmed by Kathy Hammad.

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Feb 21, 2016

Popular in Persian, Arabic and Turkish traditions because of their multiple layers and meanings, this Sufi gem has been adapted from 'The Tale of the Sands' collected by Idries Shah.

According to Stream it would seem that letting go of stuff - old possessions or ways of being - is a path to happiness.

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Xanthe Gresham Knight

Storyteller, Freelance


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Sherry Robinson over 3 years ago

LOVED this tale and the setting and sound....