Starlight and Sufism
Today’s poetic interconnection between spirituality and science begins with a deceptively simple question: Why is the sky dark at night?
Ask most people this question and their immediate answer will be this: because the sun has gone down. But what about all the other stars in the sky? Rays from our sun are not the only starlight we receive. With countless other stars in space shining at us, seemingly infinite sources of light, why isn’t our sky eternally bright even when the sun is hidden from our side of the planet?