Saturday, September 26, 2009


Baraka may refer to:

  • baraka, also berakhah, in Judaism, a blessing usually recited during a ceremony
  • baraka, also barakah, in Arabic, Islam and Arab-influenced languages such as Swahili, Urdu, Persian, Turkish, meaning spiritual wisdom and blessing transmitted from God; or in a Sufi context, "breath of life"
  • Baraka Bashad, meaning "may the blessings be" or just "blessings be" originally a Sufi expression
  • Baraka, means 'Blessing' a spiritual power believed to be possessed by certain persons, objects, tombs, in Arabic, Swahili, Urdu, Persian and Turkish
Or to Kate Bush's "Love and Anger":
You might not, not think so now,
But just you wait and see
Someone will come to help you

1 comment:

T Dawn said...