muhammd-on-roseThere is a tradition of the prince of created beings, the paragon of existing things, the mercy to the inhabitants of the world, the purest of mankind and the completion of the revolving ages, Muhammad the elect, upon whom be blessing and peace:

 

Intercessor, obeyed, prophet, gracious,

Bountiful, majestic, affable, marked with the seal of God.

What danger is there to the wall of the faithful with thee for a buttress?

What fear of the waves of the sea has he whose pilot is Noah?

 

He attained exaltation by his perfection.

He dispelled darkness by his beauty.

Beauteous are all his qualities,

Benediction be on him and on his family.

From the Gulistan of Sa’di

يَا رَبِّ صَلِّ وَ سَلِّم دَائِمًا أَبَدًا عَلَى حَبِيبِكَ خَيرِ الخَلْقِ كُلِّهِمِ

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